The Consultant's Legal Guide [A Business of Consulting Resource]

4.14 avg rating
( 7 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780787947637: The Consultant's Legal Guide [A Business of Consulting Resource]
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Avoid costly litgation!

You'll want to keep this user-friendly overview of legal issues onyour desk at all times! This is the only complete "how-to" guideand overview of legal issues you face as a consultant. You'll learnhow to make sense of legal jargon and a variety of contracts aswell as learn when to seek out the advice of legal counsel and whento walk away from losing relationships. This book isn't intended toreplace competent legal advice-rather it is a time- andcost-effective means to understand legal issues before pursuinglegal.

Includes a diskette with useful tools, sample forms, checklists,and links to technology-based resources.

"I beg you, do not start your own consulting business withoutfirst reading The Consultant's Legal Guide. And if you alreadyhave, read it now! I assure you that when you put into practice thesound advice of Elaine Biech and Linda Byars Swindling you willsave yourself the heartache and headache of needless legalhassels...The Consultant's Legal Guide will help you every day ofyour business life."
--James M. Kouzes, chairman, Tom Peters Group/Learning Systems,co-author of The Leadership Challenge and Encouraging theHeart

"A great flight plan to avoid turbulence...Whether you are aconsultant or the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, this book should beon your desk for a reference in so many areas."
--Howard Putnam, Former CEO, Southwest Airlines and BraniffInternational, author of The Winds of Turbulence

"A well thought out, practical approach to dealing effectivelywith lawyers and other consultants. If followed, it should help allparties be better prepared and do a better job."
--Rita Reuss, attorney, former vice president, Land O' Lakes

"The Consultant's Legal Guide is better than an MBA in businessrelationships. Clear, concise, thoughtful and thorough. . .afterreading this book, consultants will sleep better at night!"
--Pamela J. Schmidt, vic

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

"A great flight paln to avoid turbulence...wish it had been available when I began consulting." —Howard Putnam, former CEO, Southwest Airlines and Braniff International

Review:

"A well thought out, practical approach to dealing effectively withlawyers and other consultants. If followed, it should help allparties be better prepared and do a better job." —Rita Reuss,attorney, former vice president, Land O' Lakes

"The Consultant's Legal Guide is better than an MBA in businessrelationships. Clear, concise, thoughtful and thorough . . . afterreading this book, consultants will sleep better at night!"—Pamela J. Schmidt, vice president, American Society forTraining and Development (ASTD)

"I beg you, do not start your own consulting business withoutfirst reading The Consultant's Legal Guide. And if you alreadyhave, read it now! I assure you that when you put into practice thesound advice of Elaine Biech and Linda Byars Swindling you willsave yourself the heartache and headache of needless legal hassel.. . . The Consultant's Legal Guide will help you every day of yourbusiness life." —James M. Kouzes, chairman, Tom PetersGroup/Learning Systems, co-author of The Leadership Challenge andEncouraging the Heart

"A great flight plan to avoid turbulence.... Whether you are aconsultant or the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, this book should beon your desk for a reference in so many areas." —HowardPutnam, Former CEO, Southwest Airlines and Braniff International,author of The Winds of Turbulence

"Ah-ha-the missing piece to the puzzle. Biech and Swindling havefilled the hole (and an important one I might add) in all thereference books on consulting. Don't start your business withoutit." —Dianna Booher, CEO, Booher Consultants, Inc., author of37 books including, Communicate with Confidence!

"Elaine's earlier book, The Business of Consulting, is anincredible resource and handbook that I've used extensively. Thiscompanion piece on the legal aspects of consulting continues thetradition-a practical handbook that hits the mark from anexperienced practitioner who has learned these lessons in thetrenches!" —Linda Growney, assistant vice president, CUNAMutual Insurance Group

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Biech, Elaine; Swindling, Linda Byars
Published by Pfeiffer
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0787947636 Ships promptly from Texas. Seller Inventory # Z0787947636ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 31.07
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Elaine Biech; Linda Byars Swindling
Published by Pfeiffer (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer, 1999. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0787947636

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Elaine Biech, Linda Byars Swindling
Published by Pfeiffer (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer, 1999. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0787947636

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.57
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Biech, Elaine; Swindling, Linda Byars
Published by Pfeiffer
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0787947636 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.1400930

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Biech, Elaine; Swindling, Linda Byars
Published by Pfeiffer
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Books Go Direct
(Wisconsin rapids, WI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # sku:a1004716

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 55.80
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Elaine Biech, Linda Byars Swindling
Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc, United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc, United States, 1999. Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Avoid costly litgation! You'll want to keep this user-friendly overview of legal issues on your desk at all times! This is the only complete "how-to" guide and overview of legal issues you face as a consultant. You'll learn how to make sense of legal jargon and a variety of contracts as well as learn when to seek out the advice of legal counsel and when to walk away from losing relationships. This book isn't intended to replace competent legal advice-rather it is a time- and cost-effective means to understand legal issues before pursuing legal.Includes a diskette with useful tools, sample forms, checklists, and links to technology-based resources. "I beg you, do not start your own consulting business without first reading The Consultant's Legal Guide. And if you already have, read it now! I assure you that when you put into practice the sound advice of Elaine Biech and Linda Byars Swindling you will save yourself the heartache and headache of needless legal hassels.The Consultant's Legal Guide will help you every day of your business life." -James M.Kouzes, chairman, Tom Peters Group/Learning Systems, co-author of The Leadership Challenge and Encouraging the Heart"A great flight plan to avoid turbulence.Whether you are a consultant or the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, this book should be on your desk for a reference in so many areas." -Howard Putnam, Former CEO, Southwest Airlines and Braniff International, author of The Winds of Turbulence "A well thought out, practical approach to dealing effectively with lawyers and other consultants. If followed, it should help all parties be better prepared and do a better job." -Rita Reuss, attorney, former vice president, Land O' Lakes"The Consultant's Legal Guide is better than an MBA in business relationships. Clear, concise, thoughtful and thorough.after reading this book, consultants will sleep better at night!" -Pamela J. Schmidt, vic. Seller Inventory # AAH9780787947637

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 56.35
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Biech, Elaine
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 1999. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FW-9780787947637

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 47.46
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.55
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Elaine Biech (author), Linda Byars Swindling (author)
Published by Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer 1999-10-21, San Francisco (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer 1999-10-21, San Francisco, 1999. hardback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780787947637

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.93
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.62
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Elaine Biech, Linda Byars Swindling
Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc, United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc, United States, 1999. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Avoid costly litgation! You'll want to keep this user-friendly overview of legal issues on your desk at all times! This is the only complete "how-to" guide and overview of legal issues you face as a consultant. You'll learn how to make sense of legal jargon and a variety of contracts as well as learn when to seek out the advice of legal counsel and when to walk away from losing relationships. This book isn't intended to replace competent legal advice-rather it is a time- and cost-effective means to understand legal issues before pursuing legal.Includes a diskette with useful tools, sample forms, checklists, and links to technology-based resources. "I beg you, do not start your own consulting business without first reading The Consultant's Legal Guide. And if you already have, read it now! I assure you that when you put into practice the sound advice of Elaine Biech and Linda Byars Swindling you will save yourself the heartache and headache of needless legal hassels.The Consultant's Legal Guide will help you every day of your business life." -James M.Kouzes, chairman, Tom Peters Group/Learning Systems, co-author of The Leadership Challenge and Encouraging the Heart"A great flight plan to avoid turbulence.Whether you are a consultant or the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, this book should be on your desk for a reference in so many areas." -Howard Putnam, Former CEO, Southwest Airlines and Braniff International, author of The Winds of Turbulence "A well thought out, practical approach to dealing effectively with lawyers and other consultants. If followed, it should help all parties be better prepared and do a better job." -Rita Reuss, attorney, former vice president, Land O' Lakes"The Consultant's Legal Guide is better than an MBA in business relationships. Clear, concise, thoughtful and thorough.after reading this book, consultants will sleep better at night!" -Pamela J. Schmidt, vic. Seller Inventory # AAH9780787947637

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 68.80
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Biech, Elaine
Published by Pfeiffer (2018)
ISBN 10: 0787947636 ISBN 13: 9780787947637
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pfeiffer, 2018. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # 0787947636

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book