The 2021 Consultant of the Year Application

  • For information, please refer to Advancing Consulting Awards FAQs.
  • Please answer the following questions in 500 words or less:
  • Please provide an example of how you and your firm have enabled clients to achieve successful outcomes.

    Please limit your responses to 500 words or less.
  • Please provide an example of a consulting innovation or intellectual property you have applied to your business, or client support that provided benefit to both your client and your business. Your creativity and innovation could be completely new, or it could be a bold new take on a best practice.

    Please limit your responses to 500 words or less.
  • Please provide examples/case studies of how you have demonstrated advocacy 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 limit your responses to 500 words or less.
  • Submit a brief paragraph story that highlights your professional resilience. How have you persisted and grown your consulting business despite business-related obstacles, setbacks, and/or business cycles?

    Please limit your responses to 500 words or less.
  • References

    Please provide 3 references total. We will let you know before we contact any reference. All information is strictly confidential, for awards committee use only. All references must be within the last 3 years.

    Reference 1

    Client who would be willing to speak with the Awards Committee about your nomination and your work together.

  • Reference 2

    A peer who knows you well.

  • Reference 3

    A peer who knows you well OR a Mentor.
  • Supplemental Documents

    Please submit testimonials and other documentation supporting this application. This could include mentors and/or peers. All submissions related to this nomination are only viewed by the Awards Committee and are strictly confidential.
  • I confirm the above is true and factual.
  • All information submitted will remain confidential.