Finding, selecting, using and evaluating the right consultant is an extremely important decision for a Social Firm, just as it is for any business.
This guidance has been designed to be a user-friendly and practical point of reference for Social Firms seeking out consultants.
It will help you to think through the process before you start: time spent on this now will save time later on. It may even be that, after having asked yourselves all the questions below, your ‘need’ may turn out to be just for more information e.g. on different models of Social Enterprise, and something that can be achieved at a lower cost or in-house.
Author: Social Firms England