Whatever your expertise or professional background, you can usually turn it into a thriving consulting business.
Much more freedom - and usually more income - than providing that same expertise in a job with strict hours and limited pay - and being tied to an office all day.
Many companies prefer to hire outside consultants on a per project basis, rather than long term employees, and if you can establish yourself as an authority in your field, this can become a great option for you - also in combination with other business blueprints, like Kindle publishing, course creation, etc.
You could crush it as a:
- Business Consultant
- Marketing Consultant
- HR Consultant
- Social Media Consultant
- SEO Consultant
- Leadership Consultant
- Project Management Consultant
- Productivity & Time Management Consultant
- Finance Consultant
and many more....
Find a sub niche that you can become the top authority in - the go-to person that everyone recommends, rather than broadly offering "everything".
Write a book on the topic, create a course and build a whole brand around yourself.
Once again, marketing is key here, and this course will help you get set up - and also cover contracts, fees, and much more: