consultant consultant  /kən ˈsəl tənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an expert who gives advice

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News

  1. Morses Pond could open within a week after positive consultant visit

    An aqautic consultant visted Morses Pond Tuesday, and Police Chief Terry Cunningham said the pond could reopen within a week.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Wellesley Townsman

  2. Tech consultant charged in Silicon Valley thefts

    A San Jose technology consultant has been charged with stealing hundreds thousands of dollars’ worth of computer components and credit card information from several Silicon Valley offices.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: San Mateo Daily Journal

  3. Consultant who helped devise Lamar Alexander's famous walk across state dies at 79

    Doug Bailey, a Republican political consultant who helped U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander come up with the idea of walking across Tennessee during Alexander's first successful run for governor in 1978, died last week in Virginia. He was 79.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Tennessean

Quotes

  1. "I'm perfectly comfortable," Edwards said. "I know where it came from. It came from a political consultant. And he's just wrong."
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: John Edwards Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "He was a born political consultant. He had bravado, he was intense, and he lived and breathed tactics and strategy," Feeney said. "He was an adviser and strategist for me and became a very good friend."
    on Aug 24, 2007 By: Tom Feeney Source: Washington Post

  3. "Surprise, surprise director compensation has soared in recent years, pushed up by recommendations from corporate America's favorite consultant, Ratchet, Ratchet and Bingo. (The name may be phony, but the action it conveys is not.)," wrote...
    on May 4, 2008 By: Warren Buffett Source: FOXNews

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