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Consulting firms provide expertise and strategic advice for any business regardless of their industry. Their key deliverables can change, but one thing remains constant — these firms are ready to provide solutions and help your business grow. Your consulting company can help you create a business strategy, manage organizational and operational processes, or provide technology consulting services.

Partnering with a consulting firm will put you on an advantageous path thanks to their knowledge and expertise. They are able to address your challenges so you can start delivering high-quality products and services to your clients. Consider hiring a consulting firm for your company and see what difference they can make.

Check out our directory of Small Business consulting firms. Browse reviews and ratings and scan by industry or specialty to find the company that's the best fit for you. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Small Business Business Consulting Companies

  • 1
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alpharetta GA

    Franchise Marketing Systems is a franchise developing and marketing firm that is based in Cumming, Ga. Founded in 2009, Franchise Marketing Systems' team of about 30 employees has nearly a decade of experience specializing in management consulting, direct marketing, and advertising.

    Clients
    Shoney's
    Junk King
    Matco Tools
    Children's Miracle Network
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Franchise Marketing Systems partnered with an assisted living facility to establish and market a franchise. They built a legal model to walk the client through the franchising process, and they continue to provide marketing services. The client was appreciative of all the help that the team at Franchise Marketing Systems provided and credits the team with the project's success.

    "They helped us build a franchise model and setup the legal documentation around it. They coached and taught us, holding our hand through the process of getting our franchise up-and-running." —President, Assisted Living Facility 

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  • 2
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Anchor Advisors, Ltd. is a consulting firm that was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Chicago. They are made up of 7 employees and specialize in business consulting for small businesses.

    Clients
    RefugeeOne
    Write On Command
    AnimalSense
    DeKalb County Youth Service Bureau
    Notable Project

    Anchor Advisors, Ltd. partnered with a law firm where they helped them devise a plan for how to invest in new technologies. They created a system that allowed them to choose which technologies to purchase, and a way to track their development and integration into the company. 

    "I can’t say enough positive things about her as a professional (her delivery and results) and as a human being." – IT Director, Law Firm

  • 3
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    TechSci Research LLC is a marketing firm founded in 2008 with over 50 employees. They provide business consulting, market research, and marketing strategy solutions from their office in New York. They work with both small and medium-sized companies.

    Clients
    OLA
    Samsung
    IBEF
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TechSci Research LLC provided market research services for a consumer product. The research was needed for a seven-year forecast. TechSci Research LLC contributed to the success of the product’s website launch across multiple countries.

    “I discussed with many other companies owner and manager regarding this company, they gave good feedback.” - Sr. Manager, Consumer Product

  • 4
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Palisades NY

    Agency Growth Consultant LLC is an agency consulting company based in Nyack, N.Y. and founded in 2016. It is a single employee firm. The company specializes in conversion optimization, digital strategy, and business consulting.

    Clients
    FiveStone
    Amplify
    NextCrew
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Agency Growth Consultant LLC supported a rebranding campaign for a digital marketing firm. They interviewed employees and clients and then assisted a rebranding that included an updated UX/UI, a new logo, and SEO consulting. The client was very happy with how the project was handled, and appreciated the company's inclusion of all employees in the campaign.

    “Their clear comprehension of their strengths prevents them from overextending; they’re never in a position to perform poorly.” – CEO, Digital Marketing Firm

  • 5
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Incrementa (un)consulting is a business consulting firm based in Vancouver. Founded in 2015 , their team of 4 serves clients in the sporting goods sector. Services include leadership training.

    Notable Project

    Incrementa (un)consulting provides business consulting and leadership coaching for a snow sports equipment company. They deliver great results and their team is very personable.

     “We’ve got a long way to go, but it’s had a big impact for us already.” – President, Sporting Goods Company

  • 6
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Cactus is an agency growth consultancy founded in London in 2011 with fewer than 50 members. They are experts in business consulting services for small businesses in the industries of advertising, IT, and media.

    Clients
    Thursday
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cactus provided business consulting services for a design agency. The agency was looking to grow their business. Cactus helped double the agency’s size since working with them.

    “They’ve got great a balance of hard and soft skills as well, with their technical, financial, and legal expertise, and then their sales, marketing, and culture experience.” - Founder, Design Agency

  • 7
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Tronvig Group is a strategic agency headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. with an office in Germany. Since 1998, the agency and its team of over 10 have been specializing in advertising, branding, and print design. The agency focuses on clients in various industries including arts/entertainment, non-profits, and financial services. 

    Clients
    Helen Keller International
    PEN America
    Easterseals New Jersey
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tronvig Group created a clear and concise message for a health museum's brand. It also guided the museum on how to target audiences and what type of exhibits it should run. The museum has seen an over 300% increase in visitors since working with Tronvig Group.

    "Tronvig helped us to define who we are." – President & CEO, Health Museum 

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    PixelPlex is a software and blockchain development company headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam, Netherlands and Minsk, Belarus. Founded in 2007, the team of 56 specializes in blockchain, custom software development, and mobile app development. They work mostly with enterprise and midmarket clients, primarily in the financial services industry. 

    Clients
    BMW
    Microsoft
    Oracle
    Rise
    Industries
    Notable Project

    PixelPlex worked on smart contract consultation and development for a crowdfunding startup. They built the contract system and created backend processes to enhance communication between the GUI and contracts. The client was impressed with their ability to deliver throughout the project.

    “As for their effectiveness, PixelPlex delivered everything we asked of them on time with no major issues.” – CTO, Crowdfunding Startup 

  • 9
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Las Condes Chile

    Koncept Ltd is a management consulting firm based in Santiago, Chile. The firm was founded in 2000 by its main partner, M. Antonio Manterola B. who provides business consulting, corporate training, and product design services to small and midmarket companies in the IT, energy & natural resources, manufacturing, real estate, and utilities industries.

    Clients
    ENAC
    PacificHydro
    e-certchile Camara de Comercio de Santiago
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A fabrication laboratory hired Koncept Ltd to define their corporate strategy and organizational structure, model basic business processes, and review corporate governance issues. The services included establishing a framework with the vice-provost of the university that is the main client of the fablab, designing the organizational structure and basic procedures of the fablab, conducting workshops to define corporate strategy, monitoring the progress of the implementation of the strategic plan, and implementing marketing activities, within the university and third parties. Through this engagement, the fablab was able to reorganize the main streamflows of operations and work procedures, revamp the yearly budget control, and establish a balanced scorecard for monitoring financial results and productions performance. Koncept Ltd. met all expectations.

    "Very structured methodologies and very profesional attitude." - Executive Director, Fabrication Laboratory

  • 10
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sofia Bulgaria

    Out2Bound is a marketing agency headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria, that was established in 2016. Their team of 20 employees offers business consulting, voice services, direct marketing, on-demand lead generation services.

    Clients
    APIHawk
    HighQ Solutions
    Daticum
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Out2Bound provided lead generation for an international software firm to pitch their streaming software and boost growth. Their team executed phone and email campaigns and reinvigorated the client's digital presence. Their work significantly increased leads.

    "We enjoyed Out2Bound’s professional attitude and energy. They provided skillful consultancy around the sales and marketing space." — Business Development Officer, Software Firm

  • 11
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    L+R is an international design & technology studio and boutique strategy consulting firm founded in Brooklyn, New York City in 2012. The firm is made up of 25 skilled strategy, design and technology consultants, specializing in brand identity systems, go-to-market strategy consulting, technology strategy, UX/UI design, and next-generation mobile application development. They have offices in Brooklyn, Barcelona, Los Angeles and Milan and work with middle-market and Fortune 500 clients.

    Clients
    Amazon Web Services
    The Ad Council
    The Estée Lauder Companies
    GE
    Notable Project

    L+R developed a brand identity system, led software engineering, and executed a go-to-market strategy to facilitate a unique tenant engagement platform leveraging advanced mobile technologies and humanist principles. The team identified brand values, designed UX/UI and built a mobile application. The strategic initiative created new opportunities for the company's key stakeholders and garnered achievements as an industry-leading platform.

    "Thanks to the reliable and creative support provided by the L+R team, the company was able to hit all of their milestones for the year 2020." – Real Estate Company

  • 12
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    St. Petersburg FL

    Orchid Black (formerly Morgan Hill Partners) is a business consulting company founded in 2018. Their headquarters is in St. Petersburg, Fla., with a secondary location in New York. With less than 50 employees, they offer business consulting, marketing strategy, and market research. They serve small and midmarket businesses in the IT industry.
     

    Clients
    Hilton Hotels
    Synapse
    Paladin
    Gotham Ventures
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Orchid Black (formerly Morgan Hill Partners) provided strategy and consulting services to a blockchain gaming platform. They helped the client to efficiently allocate money and structure business to attract investors. The client appreciated their genuine partnership.

    “Overall, their expertise has been extremely helpful. Because of their work in the field, they know how to navigate situations that we’ve never encountered.” – CEO, Blockchain Gaming Platform
     

  • 13
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Indianapolis IN

    Argona Partners is a collective of hands-on startup experts helping founders and entrepreneurs scale and accelerate their business by providing collaborative, science-based Capital Campaign support.

    Clients
    SoundSpace
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Argona Partners provided technology direction and program strategy consulting for the Forest Founders Rewards platform. Argona helped develop and test the technology, as well as create program elements and shape a solid business strategy to maximize consumer reach and support business and revenue goals. 

    “They have access to in-house individuals who can touch on literally any facet of the business.” - CEO & Founder, Forest Founders

  • 14
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    West Vancouver Canada

    BusinessMentor.com is a business consultancy from Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2014, their team of about 5 employees offers consulting to small and mid-sized businesses in the advertising and marketing, IT, and e-commerce industries.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    BusinessMentor.com provided its business consulting services to a custom software development company that needed a growth strategy. Their work resulted in a successful strategy rollout that produced sales within a week. Other highlights include their consistent availability, support, and breadth of knowledge.

    "We are now systemising that strategy and the sheer volume of leads we are seeing is just incredible." – CEO, Custom Software Development Company

  • 15
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Grierson Consulting is a business consulting company in Toronto, Canada. The small team specializes in business consulting. The firm was established in 2015.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Grierson Consulting provided business services for a wealth management firm. They have developed a 5-year business plan for the client targetting growth, client service, and employee education.

    "They are an excellent listener and communicator, and are also fun to work with!"

  • 16
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Ocala FL

    ansleyRDgroup is a business consulting company based in Ocala, Florida. Within business consulting, the team specializes in strategy development. The company was founded in 2012, and there are currently fewer than 10 employees.

    Clients
    Teaching Ideas 4U
    Ocala Infectious Disease and Wound Center
    Notable Project

    ansleyRDgroup provides business consulting services to a business services startup. Their responsibilities have included determining a target audience and potential deliverables. The vendor's services have helped transform a business idea into a tangible reality.  

    "Their communication is effective, their tools are exactly what I need, and their coaching is helpful and empowering." – CEO & Manager, Business Services Startup

  • 17
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Sales Schema is a marketing consultancy located in Brooklyn, N.Y. Founded in 2014, they have four employees experienced with running high-value marketing campaigns for small and midmarket companies. Services include digital marketing, multimedia, SMM, SEO, branding, web design, and software development.

    Clients
    First American Bank
    Grady’s Cold Brew
    Lending USA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sales Schema provided social media networking and lead generation services to a creative branding services agency. They implemented vertical based outreach campaigns, which led to an increase in connections and clients.

    “Their tenacity and systematic outreach volume impressed us. We had a significant volume of new connections and decent call volume. About one to two direct engagements with new clients.” – Founding Partner, Creative Branding Services Agency

  • 18
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    McKinney TX

    ScienceSoft is an IT consulting and software development company headquartered in McKinney, Texas. Since 1989, the company has helped Fortune 500 and mid-sized businesses across the world solve complex digital challenges. The company is ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 certified to assure the quality of the services provided and the safety of the customers’ data they access.  


    ScienceSoft specializes in end-to-end software development, QA and testing, data analytics, cybersecurity, platform-specific services (Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics 365, SharePoint, Magento, etc.), and help desk and support services. The company provides compliance with HIPAA, GAMP, FDA, PCI DSS, SOC 3, GDPR, and more.

     

    Clients
    Walmart
    Viber
    Heinz
    Koch Media
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ScienceSoft helped an IT services training and software company scale its operations through web, app, and software development. They started by building out the client's content delivery platform using PHP and MySQL and created native iOS and Android apps. They were then tapped to build out the client's main software product, for which they used a number of development frameworks. The client was impressed with the breadth of their skills. 

    " ScienceSoft's attention to detail in how everything is documented and communicated is by far the best of any agency that I've worked with. The communication and agreement process when starting a new project has been by far the easiest to handle and most professional I've seen. " – CTO, IT Services Training Company

     

  • 19
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Stuttgart Germany

    Asamby Consulting is an operations and organizational consulting firm from Toronto. Founded in 2019 and run under sole proprietorship, the firm offers its business consulting services to small-scale clients in advertising, e-commerce, and financial industries, among others.

    Clients
    Thinkbullish.com
    Rage to Master Sports LLC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Asamby Consulting helped a marketing company streamline its operations across all business processes. They also put systems in place which boosted internal productivity for the client, taking loads off of staff. Their work also improved performance tracking and the training process for new employees.

    "We have also been able to internally scale our processes and systems using the foundation that Asamby laid for us." – Co-Founder, Marketing Company 

  • 20
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Carver Peterson Consulting is a consultancy based in Chicago and founded in 2014. With more than two experts, they specialize in business consulting solutions for small and mid-market businesses in the industries of transportation and advertising.

    Clients
    Solid Digital
    Arcalea
    LulaFit
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Carver Peterson Consulting provided sales consulting services for a digital marketing agency. The goal was to gather large amounts of data and create a viable sales process and strategy for the agency. This resulted in the agency’s close rate jumping from 56%  to 80%, among other things.

    “I have spent over a decade building this company. I did not think someone could come in in a span of a few months and be able to make such a significant impact to our organization.” - CEO, Digital Marketing Agency

  • 21
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Beyond Analysis is a marketing and advertising firm that has offices in Wimbledon, United Kingdom and Sydney, Australia. Founded in 2007, Beyond Analysis's team of just over 20 employees has over a decade of experience specializing in big data consulting/SI. The firm also offers artificial intelligence and marketing research services to its clients.   

    Clients
    Visa
    McDonalds
    PwC
    Pret a Manager
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Beyond Analysis provided strategic and analytical consulting services to a holiday company. The client wanted to use data to understand and draw insights about their organization's customers, so Beyond Analysis researched strategies such as target audience analysis and brand evaluation to best position the project. The firm also used strategies like data mining. Beyond Analysis successfully developed a model that met the client's needs. The client was impressed with Beyond Analysis's flexibility and organization throughout the project. 

    "They were very organized. There were no surprises, and they were flexible and adaptable. We work in a very agile way in the digital product development area, with full end-to-end continuous delivery. They really adapted to working with us in that space very well as they have an agile mindset."-IT Director, Holiday Company 

  • 22
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    SME Strategy Consulting INC is a business consulting company. The small team is located in Vancouver, Canada. Their services include business consulting.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    SME Strategy Consulting INC provided business consulting services for a mental health facility. The partners held leadership team coaching, as well as stakeholder engagement and leadership training.

    "The SME Team challenged us while supporting us in our learning. They moved us forward in leadership as a team."

  • 23
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Plainview NY

    Eighth Revolution is a business consulting company. They are based in Plainview, New York and have a small team. The agency offers business consulting, contract manufacturing, logistics & supply chain consulting, application management & support, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Eighth Revolution is developing analytical hardware for an optical components company. They also connect the firm with other R&D partners for experiments as they provide technical and business guidance. 

    “They’re extremely professional, knowledgeable, and generous with their time.”

  • 24
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Paphos Cyprus

    Finance PM is a boutique advisory firm based in Paphos, Cyprus with no more than 10 employees. They have offered business consulting and accounting solutions since their founding in 2020. They work with small and mid-market firms.

    Clients
    TATTon.me
    Amila Tech Limited
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Finance PM created a pitch deck and a financial model for a tattoo startup. An investor approach the startup and they wanted to showcase them a financial model. The process so far has been smooth for the startup.

    “Finance PM not only prepared a sophisticated financial model and provided helpful feedback on the pitch deck in a quite short period of time.” - CEO, Tattoo Startup

  • 25
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    OGScapital is a business plan writing company based in San Diego with more than 10 employees. They have provided business consulting and financial accounting solutions since their founding in 2016. They work with small and mid-market firms alike.

    Clients
    AKI Group
    Notable Project

    OGScapital provided consulting solutions for a religious startup. The startup needed assistance with developing a business plan. OGScapital helped the startup begin looking for investors and focus on their product.

    “Very efficient service! A knowledgeable team!” - Founder, Religious Startup

  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Westcliff Strategic is a business consulting company. Their small team is based in London, United Kingdom. The company offers business consulting.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A communications company hired Westcliff Strategic for digital strategy. In order to process the business transition quickly, the team helps organize, arrange, and structure the newly merged businesses.  

    "The experience they have in dealing with us is fantastic."

  • 27
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Cincinnati OH

    BS LLC is a Strategy, Branding, and Marketing agency focused on helping clients discover their place in the world and build from purpose. 

    With science and art, we create timeless solutions for brands in transition. We help our clients grow from the inside out.

    Clients
    Kroger
    Rhinegeist Brewery
    Standard Textile
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BS LLC created an identity for a neighborhood on behalf of a commercial real estate company. They organized interviews and meetings with community leaders, business owners, and residents to guide and craft each branding materials they created. The neighborhood received $17 million in investment since BS LLC launched the new identity, and the client achieved 95% occupancy in the 17 buildings it owned.

    "From start to execution, they were no less than excellent." – Director of Commercial Development, Commercial Real Estate Company

  • 28
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Southampton United Kingdom

    Etch is a network of agencies, consultancies, and experts headquartered in Southampton, England, with offices in London and Cape Town. Since 2012, their team of over 50 professionals has offered business consulting, product design, and UX/UI design solutions primarily for mid-market firms, working in various industries such as consumer products, financial services, and hospitality.

    Clients
    AA
    BBC
    British Airways
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Etch provided web training services for a nonprofit using Google Design Sprints. The training was then used by the nonprofit to support engagement with parents in nursery schools. This has allowed the nonprofit to work more efficiently than before.

    "Their sprint methodology has enabled us to compress many weeks’ worth of work into a single week. Sprints allow us to receive and act on user feedback early in the development process, thereby ensuring we reach our beneficiaries with solutions that truly respond to their core needs and to do this in a cost-effective manner." - Head of Innovation, Nonprofit

  • 29
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    The Joyce Group Inc. is a business consulting company based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 1992, their team of fewer than 10 serves primarily small and midmarket businesses in a variety of industries. Additional services include market research, marketing strategy, and logistics and supply chain consulting. 

    Clients
    BWI Enterprise
    Central Alberta Access Prosperity
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Joyce Group Inc. provided business consulting services to an industrial bag company. The team guided the company through succession planning as well as other consulting services. They were extremely satisfied with their services, which helped them save costs. 

    "With their help, we were able to reduce our inventory holdings by approximately $100,000." — CEO, Industrial Bag Company

     

  • 30
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Denver CO

    Headquartered in Denver, Usman Group is a boutique digital strategy consultancy. Founded in 2006, the company of under 10 also has an office in Lincolnshire, Ill. They help organizations plan, research, and execute for mostly midmarket clients in advertising & marketing, business services, health care, and manufacturing industries. 

    Clients
    LiveWorld
    Lifeline Vascular Care
    Sherman Communications & Marketing
    Creative Promotional Products
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Usman Group helped a plumbing fixtures manufacturer revitalize its brand and attract consumers by designing a user-friendly, efficient website that included a backend database for managing extensive product catalogs. As a result of its partnership with Usman Group, the manufacturer received overwhelming positive feedback and its brand perception has improved. 

    "[Usman Group] went above and beyond to find solutions that met our needs and fit our budget." – Former Digital Marketing Manager, Plumbing Fixtures Manufacturer 

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