From: Don Pearce
Subject: Re: Have you always dreamed of become a high payed consultant? We can show you how! 9182
Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2002 21:48:18 +0000
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On Thu, 21 Nov 2002 17:09:22 GMT, Jim Thompson
>On Thu, 21 Nov 2002 17:10:56 GMT,
>In Newsgroup: sci.electronics.cad,
>Entitled: "Have you always dreamed of become a high payed consultant?
>We can show you how! 9182",
>Wrote the following:
>|LearnConsulting has helped thousands
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>Dumb shit can't even spell "paid".
> ...Jim Thompson
Becoming a highly-paid consultant is easy.
Learn your subject
Work like a slave in the industry for years.
Get a track record of success.
Speak at conferences.
Join all the regulatory committees that set strategy and standards for
Then, when everybody knows who you are, and believes what you have to
say, and trusts you to deliver something that really works, you can
become a consultant.
Anything short of that is utter bullshit and to be avoided.
Of course, there is always that other beast - the "Management
Consultant". For this you need no more than a brand-new MBA and a good
list of basic buzzwords.