Training Details

1 hours, 30 minutes



As the nonprofit sector moves toward increased levels of outsourcing, many nonprofit professionals consider a career in consulting.  If you are thinking about consulting part-time, full-time or sometime in the future, join two veterans in this field as they share stories of this dynamic career choice.  Susan Schaefer (co-editor of the Nonprofit Consulting Playbook) and Don Tebbe have facilitated workshops nationwide to help budding consultants bypass the pitfalls and get on a fast track to success.  With candor and a wide range of experience, they will guide you through the crucial questions to ask as aspiring or novice consultants.


Upon completion of this video you should be able to:

  • Understand and capitalize on your motivations for consulting
  • Recognize the most important traits consultants possess
  • Identify the four major components of a consultant’s work
  • Review the five critical skills for consulting success (you already have two of them!)
  • Chart your professional development steps prior to setting up shop

A Special Welcome to:  

  • Senior nonprofit executives
  • Novice consultants,
  • Aspiring consultants

Intended Audience

All levels of experience


Don Tebbe Author, Speaker, Consultant Going Solo, Going Big View Bio

Susan Schaefer Founder Resource Partners LLC View Bio

Published Thursday, January 17, 2019

Topic(s) Management Consultants