Are you passionate about the consulting profession?. About the management consulting profession.*. Canada ’ s management consulting market regained momentum in 2010. Management consulting is a $9.2 billion industry in Canada. Distribution of demand: Ontario remains the largest market (44%).
1. Why should I join CMC-Canada?
If you're in the business of management consulting, membership in the association is an investment in your career. Your membership provides exceptional value in terms of personal development, professional practice, and financial security. Through a variety of professional development and networking opportunities, you have ample opportunity to share best business practices with colleagues. Through an online database, you have access to potential clients, plus an unique range of products and services, typically at discounted rates.
2. Must I have the CMC designation to be a member?
No, whether you have the designation or are pursuing or interested in pursuing the designation, you are welcome to join. Note that you must maintain membership in order to maintain the designation, once achieved.
3. What types of companies or firms currently belong to CMC-Canada?
Members of CMC-Canada currently come from a wide range of companies: sole proprietors, consultants from small-medium firms, as well as consultants from large firms. And from all disciplines: HR, IT, marketing, finance, strategy, etc.
4. In what business are typical members involved?
Again, our membership base covers a wide range of expertise in several areas, in many different industries. The most common service areas are: strategic and business planning; organizational development; project management; feasibility studies; and general management and information technology/e-business management. Our members consult to almost every industry imaginable including government, banking and financial services, health care, manufacturing, professional services, small/family business and technology. Our online searchable database includes 50 service area categories and 75 industry categories used by clients interested in finding a consultant. Can you afford not to be included?
5. How can I be a member when I don't have three years consulting experience?
There is no minimum experience requirement for CMC-Canada membership. Three years management consultancy experience is needed to complete the CMC designation, this experience can be gained while pursuing other components of the CMC designation program.
6. How much are the membership fees?
Membership Fees are $433 per year for non-CMCs and $542 per year for CMCs based on a calendar year. Fees are prorated so check the fee schedule to determine fees required with your application.