How is disruption affecting the disruption experts?
Diverse innovations and cultural trends are affecting the consulting industry. Like many sectors, it is facing upheaval from such changes, standing on the cusp of its own disruption. Upstarts are offering business models that are challenging even the most well-established consulting firms. Often, these larger firms are countering these startups with their own innovative, flexible offerings to clients; yet lesser established consultants lack information resources to match the major firms. One irony remains: consultants advise other organizations on the same disruptors affecting the consulting industry. Who will consult with the consultants?