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Transform your one person practice into a $1M+ business
MBO is the go-to platform for professionals seeking to start, run and grow a thriving independent consulting practice and directly engage with large enterprise clients.
MBO empowers independent consultants and multi-person consulting practices to successfully start, run, and grow thriving microbusinesses that work with large enterprises.
A partnership across every point of your journey
You may have recently booked a $400K statement of work with a F100 or just handed in your two-week notice. No matter where you currently stand in your journey, MBO has your back. Our platform provides the technological, infrastructural and human support system that can help you maximize what you do best as a consultant while achieving your growth goals - driving scale far beyond what a single person can achieve.
You may have recently booked a $400K SOW with a F100 or just handed in your two-week notice. No matter where you currently stand in your journey, MBO has got your back. Our platform provides the technological, infrastructural and human support system that can help you maximize what you do best as a consultant while achieving your growth goals - driving scale far beyond what a single person can achieve.

A product suite designed to work together

Explore all the ways MBO empowers you to

Start your business

Configure the optimal business structure for
your company.

Run your business

Streamline everything. Gives independents the
resources and scale of a large company.

Grow Your Business

All things business development. Strengthen your brand, build your pipeline, and scale.
A product suite designed to work together Explore all the ways MBO empowers you to

The leading platform for independent professionals

Consultation to stand up your business to work with top corporations
Affordable insurance - professional liability, errors and omissions and umbrella policies
Collaborate with other independents who can
introduce and exchange client referrals
Connect with MBO's robust network of enterprise clients like Amazon, KPMG, and Salesforce
Centralized billing, collections and payment;
proactive client follow-ups on your behalf
"Fast pass" access to directly engage F100 companies
via enterprise-grade compliance file
Proprietary teaming solution to partner with other
talent and expand service capabilities
Templated work arrangements and contracts for
diverse collaboration models
Search for project opportunities with top companies
Network with other like-minded professionals to gain
leads to consulting work
Share your ideas and win new clients with crowdsourcing challenges
Construct and manage specific crowdsourcing
challenges on behalf of enterprise clients
Team with other independents to execute larger, more complicated projects like a virtual consulting firm
Recruit other independents with complementary skills and maintain a rolodex of partners for future projects
Leverage a brokerage model to seamlessly split payments and receive commissions for talent you place at clients
Invitations to exclusive networking opportunities

Get started in two easy steps

Solutions across the MBO platform are designed to work together seamlessly in helping you start, run and grow your business. Take two easy steps to get started with us.
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Miles Everson

"I am privileged and honored to lead a company that is already the definitive market leader in enabling the future of work and improving the well-being of professionals and businesses throughout the world."

 

Miles Everson

 

Chief Executive Officer

 

Miles Everson
Matt S

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Tanya Timko

"The environment we work in at MBO is exciting. It's enjoyable to be a part of a team with a leader that promotes learning and growth as well as a team that collaborates every single day to accomplish goals."

 

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Operations Analyst

 

Tanya Timko
Gene Zaino

"At MBO, we create solutions that give enterprises the tools they need to remain competitive while simultaneously empowering independents to be successful."

 

Gene Zaino

 

Founder & Executive Chairman

 

Gene Zaino
Amy O'Donnell

"People are our power-they are our competitive edge and are the heart of everything we do. I continue to be amazed at what they can accomplish. When we combine talent with the right coaching and mentoring anything is possible."

 

Amy O'Donnell

 

Chief Talent Officer

 

Amy O'Donnell
Ali O'Brien

"MBO has prepared me with the tools to feel confident in the advice I give the consultants I work with."

 

Ali O'Brien

 

Business Manager

 

Ali O'Brien
Christine Rindfleisch

"My favorite part about working at MBO is the culture. On the Client Care Team, we are constantly working together with independents to accomplish a goal-every single one of my team members is willing to help out and go the extra mile."

 

Christine Potts

 

Business Manager

 

Christine Rindfleisch

We know independents
better than anyone else

  • 1 billion+ processed in annual independent services billings
  • 60+ Fortune 500 enterprise clients
  • 20+ years supporting independent professionals
  • Legislative advocacy and thought leadership
  • State of Independence: the world's longest-running study of the independent workforce

Industry-leading insights

MBO Partners has led the charge to keep the independent economy moving forward for over 25 years. Our array of articles, tools and resources are designed to help you embrace the future of work with insight and conviction.

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