Professional services future... As in any business the prevalent trend within the consulting industry is to evolve. With knowledge being democratized and information becoming more accessible, the role of management consultants is rapidly changing. Moreover, with the increased amount of online platforms that connect business executives to relevant consultants, the role of the traditional 'firm' is being questioned.

We believe professional service firms provide amazing value unattainable through research. Their professional experience, education, technology transfer and the ability to problem solve gives this industry a strong future. Peopleticker helps professional service firms determine how much they should pay in salary and hourly wages in addition to how much they should bill.

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