Consulting Guru Alan Weiss Headlines May 29 Boston Area Workshop

Press Release: March 6, 2019

Early Bird fees available through March 15

CLAREMONT, CA—The Society for the Advancement of Consulting® (SAC), a leading association of global consulting professionals, announced seats are still available for a one-day workshop featuring Million Dollar Consultant Dr. Alan Weiss and other experts on May 29, 2019 in Waltham, MA.

The workshop, entitled Breaking Through: Taking Your Business to the Next Level, will show attendees how to accelerate growth and success in their business. The highlight of the day is a morning session with Alan Weiss sharing insights and best practices for consultants, coaches, speakers, and other professional service providers. Named “one of the most highly regarded independent consultants in America,” Weiss is the author of over 60 books on consulting, an award winning speaker, and has developed an extensive global network of top consulting professionals.

Afternoon sessions feature Eric Bloom, IT Management and Leadership Institute, speaking on Getting Better Results: Using Influence Based Negotiation to Build Your Consulting Business, and Christie Lindor, Slalom Consulting, on The Perfect Pivot: How to Reach New Heights by Rethinking Your Business. The final session of the day will be a panel entitled Published! A Look at Publishing Alternatives for Consultants – featuring Roberta Matuson of Matuson Consulting, Rita Allen of Rita B. Allen Associates, and Juliette Mayers, of Inspiration Zone LLC, and moderated by SAC Executive Director Linda Popky.

“We are excited to bring this outstanding lineup of experts to the Boston Area,” said Lisa Anderson, Executive Director of SAC. “There are few opportunities for consultants and the general public to interact with Alan Weiss in a low cost introductory session, as well as network with premiere consultants from New England and beyond.”

According to Rick Pollak, president of co-sponsor the Society for the Professional Consultants (SPC), “Whether you’re new to consulting or a leading expert, you’ll leave this seminar with an actionable plan to accelerate the success of your business. You’ll also get a chance to share ideas and best practices with our network of professional consultants and solo business owners. We encourage you to register soon before the event sells out.”

The workshop begins with breakfast at 8:00 am at the Embassy Suites in Waltham, MA and continues to 4:00 pm. Lunch is included.

The Early Bird event fee is $345 for the general public and $245 for members of SAC. Members of co-sponsors SPC, IMC and the Boston Club receive a discounted partner rate of $295. Fees go up on March 16th.

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About SAC
The Society for the Advancement of Consulting (SAC), now in its 16th year, is an international association of consulting professionals who subscribe to an industry code of ethics and have provided evidence of significant consulting results among their clients. SAC members hail from 13 different countries. For more information, please go to, write to or call 909-630-3943.