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Hiring consultants: A guide

This guide provides everything you need to know to hire the right consultants for your organization.

In today’s ever-changing workplace, senior consultants can be your strategic, not-so-secret weapon—bringing experience and expertise to every challenge. With a relatively small investment, you can see significant results, such as expedited timelines, streamlined processes, more confident teams, or innovative solutions to your business challenges.

What’s inside

Part 1: How consultants benefit your business

  • Get to know today’s professional consultants
  • 10 great reasons to hire a consultant
  • Common myths about consultants

Part 2: How to choose and onboard consultants

  • Choose the right consultant(s) for your situation
  • Foster successful consulting engagements
  • See our hiring and onboarding checklist

Download “Hiring consultants: The Salo guide” today!


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Salo is now part of Korn Ferry

Salo connects senior finance, accounting, and HR professionals with organizations that need their expertise. Joining Korn Ferry’s Interim Executive & Professional practice enables us to continue our twofold, people-focused approach: connecting people with meaningful careers where they can make a positive impact and offering innovative and customized business solutions for clients looking to tackle big challenges. Together with Korn Ferry, we are committed to putting people first, to build a world that works better together.

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Salo specializes in connecting finance, accounting, and HR experts with meaningful work. We know that being empowered to pursue work that matters means endless career possibilities. Therefore, we find roles tailored to your interests and goals, whether you want to advance your career, mentor and lead teams, innovate and collaborate with new partners, or work with clients of all sizes across industries. Find out how we can be your career partners.

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Combining Korn Ferry’s global reach with Salo’s customized client approach means we’re able to deliver world-class service to organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Because our people have functional backgrounds in finance, accounting, and HR, we have a holistic understanding of your business needs and challenges. Our pool of executive and professional talent is uniquely motivated to do the best work they can. No matter your business talent need, we are your trusted partner.

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