The 2020 Advancing Consulting Awards Application

  • This form is to be completed by the award applicant.

    For information, please refer to Advancing Consulting Awards FAQs.

  • Please answer the following questions in 500 words or less:
  • Submit a paragraph about how you and your firm have enabled clients to achieve successful outcomes.
  • References

    Please provide at least one client who would be willing to speak with a member of the Awards Committee. Conversations will be kept strictly confidential.

  • Advancement of the Profession

    Please provide examples/ case studies in 500 words or less of how you have demonstrated advocate for the consulting profession and/or associations/networks within your area of expertise. Examples include: taking a leadership role in SAC or other industry associations, creating networks and communities, mentoring other consultants, speaking at consulting or industry events, and other pro bono work.
  • Please provide examples/case studies of how you have moved the consulting profession and/or your clients’ businesses forward with innovation. Examples could include: new services and/or products for current and/or new clients and markets; books, podcasts, and other forms of I/P, new business models that can increase consultants’ revenue and profitability (e.g., value-based fees) and other novel or unorthodox approaches that create value for all concerned.
  • Please provide examples/ case studies of how you have demonstrated advocate for the consulting profession and/or associations/networks within your area of expertise. Examples include: taking a leadership role in SAC or other industry associations, creating networks and communities, mentoring other consultants, speaking at consulting or industry events, and other pro bono work.
  • Submit a paragraph story less than 500 words. How have you persisted and grown your consulting business over the long term despite any obstacles, setbacks and/or business cycles?
  • Supplemental Documents

    Please submit testimonials and other documentation supporting this application (this could include mentors and/or peers).
  • I confirm the above is true and factual.
  • All information submitted will remain confidential.