Institute of Consulting

The Institute of Consulting (IC) is the professional body for the consultancy profession. Our mission statement is simple and is achieved through a strong vision and supporting values: Better led and better managed organisations.

About us

The IC is an organisation within the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), and is the only chartered professional body that is dedicated to management and leadership. This allows for sharing professionalism under our code of professional ethics and conduct across Managers and Consultants. Combined with the influence and resources of the CMI, the IC is in the unique position of supporting individuals whose collective impact is to enhance performance in small and large organisations across the private, public and voluntary sectors.


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How we can help you

The Institute of Consulting has a core focus on consulting professionals. We offer those working or interested in consulting a range of products and services, from specialist qualifications to membership packages.

The Institute of Consulting offers a range of services to its members. These services are offered to consulting professionals to assist them in their working lives. Our services assist members in running their businesses by sharing knowledge and developing key contacts and developing potential business opportunities. Exclusive membership benefits range from access to the latest newsletters information and research, professional developmentnetworking and online support.

The Institute is governed by an Advisory Committee which is a sub committee of the CMI Board of Trustees

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