Building Your Consulting Practice: Marketing With a Book and Speech – Portland Feb 3, 2017

How to Avoid the 3 Massive “Building Your Practice” Mistakes Independent Consultants Make that Keep Them Frustrated


Friday, February 3, 2017
9 am to 3 pm

Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Pearl District
1150 NW 9th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97209

Early bird price of $99 before January 18, 2017

Regular Cost:  $149

Register Here


Many independent consultants feel business development is too time consuming, expensive, or undignified. However, there is a documented way to market with integrity and nine best practices to grow a consulting business that delivers value to clients. Come discover how to overcome the following problems:

3 – Over Reliance on Word-of-Mouth Marketing and Networking

2 – Ineffective Use of Social Media and New Contact Strategies

1 – Riding the Revenue Roller Coaster

This workshop is for people starting a consulting practice and independent consultants who are serious about taking their practice to the next level. During this special all-day event consultant marketing experts Mark LeBlanc and Henry DeVries will share their latest findings on the what, why and how of building a practice.

After this all-day interactive workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Take control of money, focus, and marketing
  • Utilize the 9 best practices for building an independent consulting business
  • Generate leads with the top 7 strategies for attracting high-paying clients
  • Craft educating-expert based marketing material to effectively get booked as a speaker and fill their workshops, retreats, and seminars
  • Follow the number one client-attraction strategy perfected by a Harvard Business School professor who is also a $15,000-a-day consultant to big consulting firms

indie-books-img_7318-final-2016Workshop leaders are Mark LeBlanc of Small Business Success, author of the underground bestsellers Growing Your Business and Never Be the Same, and Henry DeVries, co-founder and CEO of Indie Books International and chairman of the IMC USA national conference in 2016 and 2017, who speaks to thousands of consultants each year on how to attract high-paying clients. Henry is the author of eight books including Marketing With a Book, How to Close a Deal Like Warren Buffett, and Client Seduction. Together they have coached thousands of independent consultants.

Workshop Bonus:  Everyone in attendance will receive a copy of Henry’s and Mark’s new book: Building Your Consulting Practice:  How Independent Consultants Grow their Business and Deliver Value to Clients. Based on research, the code has been cracked. There is a group of successful independent consultants who no longer struggle with the ups and downs of the revenue roller coaster. This book is a how-to guide that takes the mystery out of business development with pragmatic advice in three areas: money, focus, and marketing. Follow the nine best practices in this trio of activities and you will succeed.

For more information contact or 619-540-3031.

About Henry DeVries

Best-selling author and “marketing with a book” expert Henry DeVries is an authority on typing and talking: how to maximize revenues by writing books and making speeches. He speaks to thousands of business leaders, professionals, and consultants each year, teaching them successful tactics that shine a spotlight on their company, cause, or career. Along with his best-selling books — Self-Marketing Secrets, Client Seduction, Pain Killer Marketing, and How to Close a Deal Like Warren Buffett — the buzz-building tools of Henry DeVries have been used to dramatically increase revenues and leverage marketing budgets for two decades. He speaks to thousands of professionals and consultants each year, teaching them scientifically proven tactics that bring them new clients.

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