A group of business development consultants are making such a success of revitalising companies that they are earning six figures sums themselves in fees.
According to a new survey of Alchemy Network Business Development partners and consultants, they said that they were on target to make an average of £100,000, full time or pro rata equivalent, in their first year of operation.
They also expected that in the second year their annual earnings would be around the £200,000 mark.
Those belonging to the Alchemy Network, which is an international organisation that trains and supports partners and consultants in business and marketing development techniques, earn the bulk of their fees by increasing the turnover and profits of their clients. This means that their earnings are based on the success of their client companies, both this year and next.
The anonymous survey, carried out as part of one of the company’s regular...