Prompt Engineering: Become a Business Consultant with ChatGPT — Crypto Edition

Who needs an MBA anymore?

Jason Weiland
9 min readFeb 24


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I’ve been interested in AI for some time now, and more recently have been learning all I can about prompt engineering. ChatGPT and other large language models (LLM) are only as smart as the questions you ask, so this first article in a series will explore how to dig deep into business and get the information you need as a business owner or entrepreneur.

Heck, you could even become a business consultant with the information I am about to show you.

For the purposes of this article, I am going to act as though I am a Cryptocurrency consultant and ask ChatGPT a few very specific questions. This should be interesting because I know nothing about cryptocurrency.

Note: I am using a browser extension called, “WebChatGPT: ChatGPT with
internet access
” which “…adds relevant web results to your prompts on
ChatGPT for more accurate and up-to-date conversations.” It adds the
relevant links to sources and gives ChatGPT the benefit of updated


Assume the role of a business consultant with 30 years of experience. Analyze the current state of the Cryptocurrency industry and its trends, challenges, and opportunities, including relevant data and statistics. Provide a list of key players and a short and long-term industry forecast and explain any potential impact of current events or future developments.

ChatFPT response:

As a business consultant with 30 years of experience, here is an analysis of the current state of the cryptocurrency industry and its trends, challenges, and opportunities, based on the provided web search results:

Current State of the Cryptocurrency Industry:

Market capitalization: The total cryptocurrency market capitalization is about $1.4 trillion as of February 25, 2023, according to CoinMarketCap. The market experienced a significant downturn in 2022, but in January 2023, prices surged to their highest levels in months [1].

Adoption: Cryptocurrencies are…



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