Thinking of starting a Consultancy/Advisory Practice but don’t know how or where to start?
The MAUS Academy is the worldwide leader in Business Consultancy & Advisory Training & Education. Since 1990, MAUS has helped thousands of advisors launch and grow their own consultancy/advisory practice, offering training for the digital age: courses, marketing, certifications, and software training. It offers the most extensive training curriculum on the web today.
With over 30 years of real-world consulting experience Peter Hickey (CEO/Founder of MAUS) provides a dynamic training platform to help you build a highly successful and profitable practice.
Who’s it for?
Over 10,000 Advisors have trusted and used the MAUS brand
- Every consultant, accountant or broker is at a different stage in offering consultancy/advisory services.
- New advisors want their training delivered in a well planned, step-by-step process covering basic to more advanced skills.
- Some advisors like videos, some like training workbooks and some like to be tested along the way.
- Almost ALL advisors want to choose which learning method they use (which is possible with online courses – coming soon).
Why become a MAUS Certified Advisor?
We’re here to help you build a successful consultancy/advisory practice. If you’re keen to win new clients, get support from a trusted network, training, exclusive pricing offers – we’ve got you covered.
Winning New Clients
Attract new clients by adding your profile to the Find-A-Consultant listing. The listing is visited by hundreds of small businesses every month looking for a business advisor/consultant/coach.
Become a Great Advisor
Develop the skills and knowledge to work effectively with your clients using MAUS. Choose your preferred learning style – live webinar or self-study – or attend classroom training with an experienced MAUS trainer.
Market your Services
Promote your expertise by adding your Certified MAUS Advisor logo to your practice marketing materials. Available anytime, anywhere to support you in promoting your consultancy/advisory services.
Be part of a Community
First class support– get all the help you need by phone, instant chat and email. Exclusive offers – special pricing and offers to help you move your clients to the cloud faster.
Tools available to MAUS Academy Users
MAUS Academy Courses start at just $999 for all consultants, brokers, and accountants. This provides you with access to the following tools:
MAUS Hub (Online Portal)
What is the MAUS Hub? Put simply, it’s a single, online portal that houses tools and materials to help you build a successful consultancy/advisory firm.
Certification and Training Course (Self-study and Webinar).
Build a successful practice using our online training and certification programs. Backed by leading experts, these courses will teach you everything you need to know such how to win clients, how to charge, and much more.
Course Guides and Workbooks
Our certification courses include access to a range of practical workbooks to guide you through each step of the program. All workbooks can be downloaded into PFD or can be filled in online using the interactive version.
Access a wide range of marketing materials to promote your services and expertise to your clients. Run and track your own marketing campaign using ready-made tools
Be seen by thousands of SMB’s who need advice or coaching
As a Certified Advisor, you have the option to customise and publish a profile on our Find-a-Consultant directory. Setting up and publishing a profile allows you to market yourself to small businesses who use the MAUS software range.
How it works
1. Sign up to one of our Certification Courses
Getting started is easy. Our courses provide high quality and consistent training — training that we can back with our 30-day money-back guarantee.
2. Receive access to your Online Portal
After sign up, you instantly receive access to the MAUS Hub so you can start your training and certification program.
3. Complete and Pass the Certification
Pass the MAUS Certification exam to increase your knowledge and boost your ranking on the Find-a-Consultant directory.
4. Create and publish your profile on Find-a-Consultant.
Once you’ve passed a certification and have 3 or more clients using the MAUS system, click on the Profile icon at the top right, fill out your profile, and click “Include in search results” to get listed.
Choose a course below to get started:
Advisory Fundamentals Certification – $999
This course is ideal for anyone that wants to start or grow an advisory business, ideal for accountants & bookkeepers looking to transition to Advisors. The course focuses on the fundamentals from building a profitable business model to winning new clients.
ValueMax / Exit & Succession Planning Certification – $999
Exit Planning is the fastest growing profitable niche for advisors, accountants, wealth planners and business coaches. As a ValueMax® Certified Advisor you’ll be educated in the entire exit & succession process, and then shown how to use and effectively leverage the MAUS software to build a profitable exit planning income stream.
Accredited Partner Program – Ask Us
Join an international network of like-minded business advisors and consultants. Includes all MAUS consultancy software (advisory software) and tools. If you want to setup a new consultancy or coaching business or add an advisory arm to your accounting practice then this is the fastest, easiest and most profitable way to fastrack your practice.