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Linda Howard: What It Takes to Start Your Own Consulting Practice

  • Mon, November 21, 2016
  • 9:45 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 1627 K St NW, 3rd fl. Washington, DC
  • 58


  • This event is open to the public.

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Monday Morning Speaker: 

Linda Howard, PMP, CMC   

What It Takes to Start Your Own Consulting practice


with linda howard

Are you toying with the idea of starting your own management consulting practice? Do you know what you need to be prepared for and what it will take to run your own business? What is a management consultant, anyway?

In this session, we will explore:

  • Key ingredients for success as an independent consultant
  • Questions to ask yourself as you prepare to launch your practice
  • Actual steps to launch and run your own business

 Presentation:40Plus - Starting own Consulting Practice - 2016-11-21 FINAL.pdf

HANDOUT - Self-Assessment - Launch Consulting Practice.pdf



Linda Howard, principal consultant and founder of Howard Consulting, LLC, helps nonprofit leaders strengthen their organizations’ capacity to have greater mission impact. She is also President of the Board of Directors for the National Capital Region chapter of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC). Linda is one of only a few people in the country who has been awarded both the Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) certifications.

Linda has helped executive teams and Board members develop goals and strategies for improved organizational sustainability, develop new business models, improve and strengthen team cohesion, and improve program and project management processes.

Linda loves watching sunsets, hiking, and spending time outdoors in Poolesville, Maryland which is surrounded by farmland in western Montgomery County and is about an hour from everywhere.




Linda Howard, PMP, CMC



Plan to join us after the meeting for networking. Admission is free.  Many of us carry our conversations to lunch at the nearby eatery.

Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.

Doors open at 9:45 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00. at our new location:

1627 K St NW, 3rd fl.

Washington, DC

Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions

40Plus of Greater Washington
1325 G Street, NW, Suite 500

 Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-387-1582

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