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Definition of

management consultant

General Management

person who gives advice about management methods a person professionally engaged in advising on, and providing, a detached, external view of a company's management techniques and practices. A management consultant may be self-employed, a partner, or employed in a specialist firm. Consultants can be called in for many reasons, but are employed particularly for projects involving business improvement, change management, information technology, and long-term planning.

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Definitions of ’management consultant’ and meaning of ’management consultant’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’management consultant’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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