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How many of us (consultants) are there in the US? Are we a relatively small fraction of the workforce ?

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I feel like bls.gov might know

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I would say consultants are the majority of the company. But I don't have an actual number.

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Consultants are 2/3 of the company. But I figured the OP was about the American workforce in general, not at Huron. I could be wrong.

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Everybody is a consultant these days

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