Management Consultancy consists of four parts. The first part provides a descriptive perspective. It outlines the consulting industry and the different types of management consulting. The second part provides the practitioner perspective and looks at clients, the consulting life-cycle, consulting tools and techniques, consulting skills, and how to run a consultancy. The next part provides a critical perspective and covers critical themes in consulting and the ethics of consultancy. The last part presents the career perspective and discusses careers in consultancy.