How it works

Consultants 500 helps finding local Professionals. Experts can also share their knowledge via Q&A's, or help you find the best curated resources on the web.

Company


More than 75% of potential Clients start a Web Search to find the best Professional Service Provider. Because the internet is by far the leading channel, it is critical that your business can be easily found on the internet. Creating a profile on our Platform opens the door to new opportunities, and can be done in only a few minutes, without any credit card.

Create Your Profile

Make your Company profile in a few minutes, adding services, expertise, experience and more.

Get Your Consultants Registered and Connected

Register and connect all your Consultants working in your country for your Company.

There is no reason not to have them registered because creating Consultant / Company profiles is always free.

Get Found and Hired

New clients will find you basis your Company profile, your Consultants' profiles and your overall feedback received.

Get in touch and agree on the project to be done any way you wish.

Get Ratings & Reviews

Ask your clients to give feedback to your Consultants on their work done.

Do Great Works & Ask for Feedback

Get the job done above expectations.

Ask for Ratings & Reviews at Consultant's level, improving your profile even more and helping you to find new opportunities easier and quicker.

Other Key Elements

The rank of search results is never influenced by type of Membership.

Upgraded Memberships only involve extra functionality.

What's the cost?

Basic profiles are always free for Consultants and Companies

Upgraded memberships exist for Consultants and Companies, click here.

For Searchers and Reviewers it is always free.

Feedback


Why feedback matters! Companies with reviews get 79% more sales opportunities. What has happened with reviews for restaurants, hotels, electronic devices, etc, is now happening to Professional Services. 69% of Clients search for online reviews. Online reviews influence 90% of purchasing decisions. Reviews are the number one filter used by searchers on Expert Platforms.  

Request Feedback

Consultants / Freelancers can always request their Clients to provide Feedback.

Give Feedback

Clients can also give Feedback to Consultants / Freelancers at their own initiative, without being requested to do so.

Feedback for Companies

A Company cannot obtain direct Feedback from their Clients.

However, a Company does have a Feedback rating being the average Feedback received by all Consultants connected to that Company.

Thus, the average Feedback received by all Consultants connected to a Company determine the Feedback rating of that Company.

Feedback Process

It only takes a few minutes to give Feedback to a Consultant / Freelancer in the form of a personal review and a performance rating.

To provide Feedback you need to register as a Searcher, which is always free.

Feedback & Different Memberships

Feedback can always be given to Consultants / Freelancers independent of what type of Membership they have.

However, the level of visibility of their Feedback received towards other users depends on the Membership plan chosen by the Consultant / Freelancer.

What's the cost?

For Searchers and Reviewers it is always free.

Basic profiles are always free for Consultants and Companies.

Upgraded memberships exist for Consultants and Companies, click here.

Consultant


More than 75% of potential Clients start a Web Search to find the best Professional for the job to be done. Because the internet is by far the leading channel, it is critical that Professionals can be easily found on the internet. Creating a profile on our Platform opens the door to new opportunities, and can be done in a few minutes, without any credit card.

Create Your Profile

Make your profile in a few minutes, adding services, expertise, experience and more.

Get Ratings & Reviews

Ask your clients to give feedback on your work basis a brief review and key skill ratings.

Get Found and Hired

New clients will find you basis your profile and feedback received.

Get in touch and agree on the project to be done any way you wish.

Do Great Work & Ask for Feedback

Get the job done above expectations.

Ask for Ratings & Reviews, improving your profile even more and helping you to find new opportunities easier and quicker.

Other Key Elements

The rank of search results is never influenced by type of Membership.

Upgraded Memberships only involve extra functionality.

What's the cost?

Basic profiles are always free for Consultants and Companies

Upgraded memberships exist for Consultants and Companies, click here.

For Searchers and Reviewers it is always free.

Searcher


Easily find and compare highly qualified Professional Service Providers, which can be Firms, Professionals, or Freelancers. Directly contact and work with your ideal candidate in any way you like. Searching is always free, and that also means that we never charge any transaction type of fees.

Search

Searching is always free and only takes a minute.

Search for a wide range of Business Advisors, which can be a Consultant, Freelancer or a Company.

Fine-tune to Find the Best Person for the Job

Fine-tune your search by filters like specialization, industry knowledge, rate/hour or feedback received.

Scan

Scan through the results, read personal Feedback received from their Clients and pick your Advisor who best fits the job to be done.

Get in Touch

Get in contact with your ideal Advisor any way you wish (via or outside this platform), and agree on the project to be done.

Give Feedback

Get the job done (outside this platform) and if you want give Feedback by a performance Rating and a personal Review helping other to find ideal candidates as well.

Register (optional)

Register, which is always free, to enable saving ideal candidates to your favorites, save your search results, provide Feedback to Advisors you have worked with and to communicate with (online) Advisors via the build-in chat / email tool.

Other Key Elements

The rank of search results is never influenced by type of Membership.

Upgraded Memberships only involve extra functionality.

What's the cost?

For Searchers and Reviewers it is always free.

Basic profiles are always free for Consultants and Companies

Upgraded memberships exist for Consultants and Companies, click here.

knowledge sharing


Via our community forum, Professional Service Providers and Clients can share knowledge by having Q&A conversations about typical business issues or best practices in their sector.

Raise Questions

Knowledge Sharing is a place where you can ask questions and get answers from people who are knowledgeable about the subject.

Answer Questions

Engage with your potential Clients by answering questions and sharing your knowledge.

Built for Contributors

Our community intuitive contributor tools keep content fresh and valuable. When a user starts creating a post, our tool scans through existing content to show similar posts - making it easy to discover solutions readily available.

Stay Up to Date

Sort and follow conversations to stay informed with the latest updates.

Upvoting & Downvoting

Via our community voting system, the most valuable answers are instantly visible.

Topics

The Q&A topics should relate to one of the Professional Services covered by our Platform: Accounting & Audit, Consulting, Legal, Tax, Marketing & Sales, Web Design & Development, Recruiting, Writing & Translation, Design & Multimedia.

Expert's best practices & resources

knowledge resources


Quickly find the best curated resources on the internet related to the Professional Services covered by our Platform.

Unstructured Information

The internet is loaded with valuable information, the only problem is how to find it.

Knowledge Base

Via our Knowledge Base the best resources on the internet are organized in a structured way.


Frequent Questions, Answered Quickly

By searching our Knowledge Resources you can serve yourself with the right information at the right time.

Give Valuable Comments

Help improve the Knowledge Base by sharing your most valuable resources on the internet in relation to certain topics.

Measure & Improve

Via insights obtained, gaps in the content are identified and knowledge base articles can be improved or created on an ongoing basis.

Topics

All Knowledge Base topics relate to one of the Professional Services covered by our Platform: Accounting & Audit, Consulting, Legal, Tax, Marketing & Sales, Web Design & Development, Recruiting, Writing & Translation, Design & Multimedia.

Expert's best practices & resources