Are you considering a career as a financial software consultant?
As a financial software consultant, you’ll help people combine the rules of accounting with the flexibility and power of technology. It is a challenging yet rewarding career for the right type of person.
Consider these seven qualities that can lead to your success in the field.
- Great consultants solve problems.Never say it can’t be done; find a way to do it. Use your experience from previous projects to solve new puzzles.
- Great consultants go the extra mile. Do the extra little things that will make the project a success. Look for things that may have been overlooked. Ask questions that haven’t been asked. Uncover potential issues and find solutions.
- Great consultants continue learning.Continually add new skills and stay up to date on the latest technology and industry trends. Learn more than you need now and learn from your own mistakes.
- Great consultants love to work with new people and make a difference.You’ll work with all kinds of people; some will be easier than others. Be positive and treat all with respect; show patience and build trust. Feel good about making a positive difference in your clients’ businesses.
- Great consultants continue to move forward when others want to stop.Every project has challenges; find a way through the challenges to get the job done. Roll up your sleeves and do what it takes to meet a deadline or put out a fire.
- Great consultants let actions speak louder than words When a project goes well, it is your client who should look good and get the credit. Instead of tooting your own horn, let your actions and accomplishments speak for themselves.
- Great consultants are flexible but focus on the finish line.Be adaptable to the business processes, working styles and personalities of various clients and colleagues. Be flexible but strict enough to keep the project on track to meet deadlines and expectations.
Do you have what it takes?
If this sounds like you, you can be a great financial software consultant.
You will not be just a number at a large company, you will be a team member at a small company that cares about your success.
Contact CAL Business Solutions about a career as a financial software consultant. 860-485-0910 or [email protected]
By CAL Business Solutions – Dynamics GP and Acumatica Partner, www.calszone.com