The Thirsty Dog Blog https://thethirstydogblog.com Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price Wed, 17 May 2017 17:39:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.2 https://i2.wp.com/thethirstydogblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Thirsty-Dog-5-100x121.png?fit=27%2C32&ssl=1 The Thirsty Dog Blog https://thethirstydogblog.com 32 32 58110692 The Evolution of a Consulting Career https://thethirstydogblog.com/2017/04/consulting-career-evolution/ Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:00:09 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1222 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

A career in Management Consulting can be a great way to learn, be challenged and make good money. But how do you define your consulting career and stick with it for the long term?

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Local Consulting Is No Longer Unique https://thethirstydogblog.com/2016/09/local-consulting-not-unique/ Tue, 06 Sep 2016 20:06:47 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1174 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Ten years ago, the concept of local consulting was the next big thing. Now with skill, cost and capacity limitations - local firms are changing their tune.

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Interviewing Consultants: A How-To Guide https://thethirstydogblog.com/2015/04/interviewing-consultants/ Fri, 10 Apr 2015 19:57:11 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1172 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Many consultants are trained to become experts at the interview. But if you are sitting across the table from them - how do you pick the best candidates for the job without getting wow'ed for the wrong reasons? Here's a quick how-to guide on interviewing consultants and picking the best.

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7 Key Elements of Quality Proposals https://thethirstydogblog.com/2015/01/seven-elements-quality-proposals/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2015/01/seven-elements-quality-proposals/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:50:47 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1247 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Closing professional services deals often hinges on the quality of a proposal and a firm's ability to articulate how they will help a client. In many cases, deals fall apart due to poor planning and preparation in the proposal phase. Here are 7 key things to include in your next proposal that will help you seal the deal.

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How to Make Money in Management Consulting https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/08/make-money-management-consulting/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/08/make-money-management-consulting/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:27:20 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1220 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

The 'Holy Trinity of Consulting' is made up of sales, management and delivery skills. If you can do all three then you have it made. But if you could pick only one that will maximize your earning potential then you must sell. Read on to find out why...

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Best Place to Work Surveys – Fact or Fiction? https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/04/best-place-to-work/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/04/best-place-to-work/#comments Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:17:14 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1170 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

If you've worked in corporate America in the last 5-10 years you have undoubtedly taken a 'Best Place to Work' survey for your company. But do they reflect the reality within the companies they survey or an altered state of perception? Let's bust this myth...

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Book Larder – Heaven for Seattle’s Food Literati https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/03/book-larder-seattle/ Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:46:00 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1140 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

The Book Larder in Seattle is an urban oasis for those in search of the elusive cookbook, new food memoir, or ideas for what to do with all those veggies in your garden. Find out more about what makes this little food literati heaven one of the coolest shops for cooks in all of Seattle.

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Hiring Consultants – Book Smart vs. Street Smart https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/03/hiring-consultants/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/03/hiring-consultants/#comments Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:13:48 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1111 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

So many choices, so little time...a common problem when trying to hire consultants who bring capability and innovation to the table. The difference between hiring a consultant with street vs. book smarts is often what brings success or failure to your project. Choose wisely and ask the right questions before hiring consultants.

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How to Tell if Your Consulting Project is in Trouble https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/03/how-to-tell-consulting-project-trouble/ Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:05:47 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1097 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Have you ever had a consulting project that started off beautifully but eventually digressed into a hot mess of failure? Here are some early warning signs to keep in mind to keep your consulting project from getting into trouble in the first place.

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Blogroll | The Thirsty Dog Blog https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/blogroll-thirsty-dog-blog/ Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:13:53 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1052 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Blogroll   Here is the requisite Blogroll of The Thirsty Dog Blog.  The following is a list of some of the blogs I follow and enjoy regularly.   Business Blogs: TropicalMBA Ben Casnocha’s Blog on Entrepreneurship Dave Hersh’s Blog on Exec Life Fred Wilson’s Blog – the Life of a VC in NYC   Various […]

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The Scarecrow Video Story – Going Old School https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/scarecrow-video/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/scarecrow-video/#comments Thu, 23 Jan 2014 09:48:04 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1029 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

The days of the going to the video store to rent movies are nearly gone with the advent of streaming sites like Netflix and Amazon Prime. Except in Seattle - where one of the best selections of movies in the world are available. Only at the iconic Scarecrow Video in the University District. Read about the Scarecrow Video story by Jason Price here on The Thirsty Dog Blog.

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8 Reasons Why You Should Hire the Underdog https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/hire-the-underdog/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/hire-the-underdog/#comments Sat, 18 Jan 2014 07:46:50 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=1008 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Why do we all like to root for the Underdog? Here are 8 simple reasons to choose the Underdog vs. the Fat Cat when making your next hiring decision. A new post by Jason Price examining why betting on the Underdog might pay off better in the long run.

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Become a Walking CRM System https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/become-walking-crm-system/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2014/01/become-walking-crm-system/#comments Sat, 11 Jan 2014 07:04:54 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=988 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Feeling like a stranger among people you've just met or even those you've seen many times before? Want to remember key details about your clients and build better relationships? Become a 'Walking CRM System' by asking the right questions. A new story by Jason Price in The Thirsty Dog Blog.

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Print Media Doom Part 3: News is a Commodity https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom-news-commodity/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom-news-commodity/#comments Wed, 01 Jan 2014 01:15:03 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=974 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

Jason Price covers the impacts of social media and the commoditization of news have had on traditional print media as well as potential new revenue sources.

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Print Media Doom Part 2: Lack of Vision and Strategy = Epic Fail https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom-strategy-epic-fail/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom-strategy-epic-fail/#comments Thu, 19 Dec 2013 05:40:18 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=942 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

In this installment – Jason Price examines the effects of limited vision and strategy and the corresponding decline in advertising revenue have had in the print media industry.

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Print Media Doom Part 1: Is Ad Revenue Decline the Beginning of the End? https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom-ad-revenue-decline/ Thu, 12 Dec 2013 07:53:07 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=899 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

In this installment, Jason Price covers the impacts of declining Ad Revenue and an Aging Readership on the print news media industry.

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Why Mainstream Print Media is Doomed in its Current Form https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom/ https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/print-media-doom/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 08:18:46 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=875 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

The first in a series by Jason Price focusing on the decline and impending demise of traditional print media in its current form as digital media emerges.

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More posts to this section coming soon! https://thethirstydogblog.com/2013/12/coming-soon/ Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:41:00 +0000 https://thethirstydogblog.com/?p=872 This post by Jason Price can be seen at The Thirsty Dog Blog - Seattle's Finest Blog on Business and Consulting by Jason Price

I am just getting started! There will be more content coming soon at least every other week. Have no fear! Subscribe and hear the news!

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