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Consultants Panel

  • 27 Apr 2015
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Constant Contact, 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451


Everything You Wanted to Know About Consulting But Were Afraid to Ask
Consultants Panel

A panel discussion consisting of 5 consultants who will share their experiences and tips on how best to consult. Topics covered will include:

  • Specialization vs. generalization
  • On site vs. off site
  • Your tools vs. client's tools
  • Proposals
  • Record keeping
  • Corp, Sole proprietorship, or partnership
  • 1099, Corp to Corp, or, W2
  • Consulting, contracting, and employees
  • Pitfalls and traps to avoid

The session will be an open discussion and questions are encouraged.

Panel Members:

Larry Nelson, Nelson Resarch

Larry Rachman, Innovation Design and Solutions, I

Clive Bolton, Bolton Engineering, Inc.

Ronald Goodstein, First Shot Logic Simulation and Design

Craig E Goldman, CoAutomation Inc.

The meeting is open to the public. No charge for Consultants Network members or employees of Constant Contact; $5 entrance fee for all others. Casual dress.

The Consultants Network meeting starts at 6:30 PM.  The meeting will take place at Constant Contact, Reservoir Place - 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451, in the Great Room on the third floor

Driving Directions

Follow I-95/route 128 to Trapelo Rd in North Waltham, Waltham. Take exit 28 from I-95/route 128. (

Consultants Network meetings generally take place on the fourth Monday of each month, but are not held during the summer months. Check the Consultants Network website for meeting details and last-minute information.

For more information, e-mail or; or contact the chairman Heinz Bachmann, at 978-637-2070. The Consultants Network website is at