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The Consultant Diaries

Being called an expert in writing makes consulting seem a little more daunting.  Last week, while working with a Phd student, I was referred to as the expert.  That was weird.  I’m sitting with a client, who is at least ten years older than me and has at least one more degree than me, and yet I was deemed the expert.  But I guess that’s what we are supposed to be, at least to our clients. We have taken the classes and we have been trained, but does that make us experts? Continue reading