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Definitions of Consulting

  1. of Consult
  2. That consults.
  3. Giving advice; where advice is given.
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Quotes of Consulting

  1. I have never believed in the Wizard of Oz theory of consulting that I am all -knowing and all -seeing, and that everyone around me is kind of a backbencher. – David Axelrod
  2. We also provide a lot of services with our consulting group that allow people to take maximum advantage of the Net economy. Those all seem to resonate with customers and are providing a good strong base going forward. – Jim Barksdale
  3. Scientific corporations might well become almost independent states and be enabled to undertake their largest experiments without consulting the outside world- a world which would be less and less able to judge what the experiments were about. – John Desmond Bernal
  4. Life is a game with many rules but no referee. One learns how to play it more by watching it than by consulting any book, including the holy book. Small wonder, then, that so many play dirty, that so few win, that so many lose. – Joseph Brodsky
  5. Well, it's still a bit uncertain, but I will do the consulting and I'll see how I can contribute. But I'm sure whatever I do will involve the space program. That's where my passion is. – Leroy Chiao
  6. Having decisions made not in midnight deals but in the light of objective evidence and after consulting those who will be affected should itself provide some reassurance that the EU is trying to reform itself. – John Hutton
  7. I'm doing a little consulting I'm somewhat retired, still a director of a company or two. – Jack Kilby
  8. Harvard is first and foremost a university and not a consulting operation, and our job here is to teach and to research and to create knowledge on Asia in conjunction and in cooperation with scholars as well as with political, intellectual, and cultural leaders in Asia. – William Kirby
  9. After 16 months of teaching, consulting fellowship, and special project activities on matters ranging from conservation to healthcare to international trade, Gov. Ventura appointed me to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. – David Minge
  10. Many of the mainstream agricultural scientists, especially at the agricultural schools, but at all of our major universities, are tied into all sorts of contractual relationships and consulting relationships with the life science companies. – Jeremy Rifkin
  11. At our company, our Design and Construction Consulting Service Team not only helps eliminate the risks inherent in the construction process, they typically save our clients 5%- 10% on overall construction costs. They also help make sure projects come in on time. – Roger Staubach
  12. If God gives you a watch, are you honoring Him more by asking Him what time it is or by simply consulting the watch? – Aiden Wilson Tozer
  13. Consulting the rules of composition before taking a photograph, is like consulting the laws of gravity before going for a walk. – Edward Weston
  14. Now to consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk. Such rules and laws are deduced from the accomplished fact; they are the products of reflection. – Edward Weston

Usage examples for Consulting

  1. On the other hand, there was much in the consulting room to please him. – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. " In his consulting room, miss, in a dreadful state. – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  3. Consulting the Judge, and laying these facts before him, it was agreed that the Italian's offer seemed the most important, and he was accordingly called in next. – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  4. " Duty sixty- five per cent," said Dennis de Brian de Born Finnegan, consulting a book. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  5. The lamp shed its circle of light upon the consulting room writing- table. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  6. A woman can marry without consulting her heart. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  7. The consulting group of warriors split and from it, riding with slow dignity toward the wagons, came two chiefs and two lesser warriors. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  8. Mr. Morris is a consulting engineer. – Ashton-Kirk, Investigator by John T. McIntyre
  9. I did not suppose that I should meet with such a sensible woman, and I shall ask a favor of you; please do not take any steps in this matter without consulting me. – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  10. She chose the scene of her first public performance without consulting us. – Lotus Buds by Amy Carmichael
  11. Doubtless, by the mere act of consulting their own consciousness, the fact now in dispute appears to some persons self- evident. – A Candid Examination of Theism by George John Romanes
  12. There could be a will; you'll remember my consulting you on that point and your reply? – The Secret of the Tower by Hope, Anthony
  13. Now if you will wait here in the consulting room, I have no doubt that I shall be able to send the doctor in to you." – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  14. The true way is to take the elements of the problem in hand, and, without consulting a book or an opinion, reason out from these very elements of the problem itself your solution of it, and then prepare your speech. – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  15. Consulting together, they turned them over frequently with anxious attention. – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  16. If you had consulted me, I would- I never dreamed of consulting any one about it. – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur
  17. I am consulting my own selfish pleasure, you see, and that doesn't count. – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  18. Mother will be annoyed if you send out invitations without consulting her. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  19. My friend is evidently displeased at my having gone out without consulting her. – Under the Southern Cross by Elizabeth Robins
  20. " Quite," replied Kennedy, consulting his note book again. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve