With a title like the above, you might be expecting me to give you a list of 6 or 8 benefits of business consulting. Rather than a laundry list of benefits, let me explain the process that will allow you to maximize the use of business consulting. In today’s complex world the consultant is often not the expert. Who can be an expert on so many areas and subject matters? The consultant is proficient in a process that will identify the issues and resources needed. The benefit of consulting, then, lies in this process instead of specific expertise.