Deloitte: Machine Learning and the 5 Vectors of Progress


What’s keeping leaders from adopting machine learning? Well, tools are still evolving, practitioners are scarce, and the technology is a bit inscrutable for comfort. But five vectors of progress are making it easier, faster, and cheaper to deploy machine learning and could bring it into the more

Deloitte: Sea Change? Deloitte Is Tracking Ships' Certificates with Blockchain


Deloitte is taking non-financial applications of blockchain technology into uncharted waters. To record the inspection certificates for ships, oil rigs and the like on a private, shared ledger, the consulting firm's blockchain lab for Europe, the Middle East and Africa recently partnered with DNV GL, one of the world's largest classification more

Life outside the fortress


In previous articles on this blog, we’ve talked about ‘Fortress Strategy’, the idea (originally voiced by a client) that the major strategy firms remain firmly in a segment of their own, writes Fiona Czerniawska of Source Global Research.....
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How you convince clients to shack up with the devil they don’t know


Incumbent suppliers appear to have more of an advantage than you might think. Not only are they the ones with both feet inside the door–and therefore in a fairly decent position to slam it shut on anyone trying to get one of their feet in, but they’re also thought, by their clients, to be better than anyone else, writes Edward Haigh of Source Global Research... read more

Deloitte: Nine competencies that can elevate the CIO to business leader


The modern CIO’s job description places equal emphasis on operational know-how, dynamic leadership, and practical business acumen. Our global CIO survey and interviews with CIOs and business stakeholders confirm that CIOs want to hone their leadership skills and develop new competencies to take on the role of business more

Deloitte: Deloitte steers clear of diversity label in search of right environment


As we look for the company best creating a dedicated force to support women in business, Deloitte explains its unique approach to the constant challenge. Once again we’re opening up the First Women Awards for our readers to decide which company deserves the prestigious Business of the Year title. All shortlisted companies have spoken to First Women about efforts to further the gender more

WeAreTheCity Reveal Top 100 Female Rising Stars Across 20 Industries


Today WeAreTheCity released the names of its top 100 female Rising Stars as part of its Annual Awards Programme, to celebrate the female talent pipeline across the UK. The prestigious Rising Star awards, now in its third year, aim to showcase the sheer volume of female talent that exists across our industries and to create role models for the future.

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