A small step for PwC, a double-jump for consulting?

23-Jun-2017

Consultants often talk about pain points, but it’s hard to find one that’s either more painful or more pointed than Diabetesville, the name given by the media to Cameron County, Texas, where almost a third of the population has Type II diabetes, writes Fiona Czerniawska of Source Global Research. read more

WeAreTheCity Reveal Top 100 Female Rising Stars Across 20 Industries

19-Jun-2017

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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Equiteq advises CMF Associates on its sale to CBIZ, Inc.

14-Jun-2017

Equiteq is pleased to announce that it has advised CMF Associates (“CMF”), a leading provider of financial and operational consulting services to the private equity sector, on the sale of its business to CBIZ, a national, publicly-traded professional business services firm. The transaction closed on June 8th, 2017. read more

WIPRO: How 'Design Thinking' Can Help You Map Your Global Strategy

12-Jun-2017

A nonlinear approach to problem-solving is a key ingredient to adapting to a new culture. This nonlinear approach -- called "design thinking methodology" -- is used to spark change. What is design thinking? It's solution-focused and begins with the end-user in mind; it also relies on concepts and relationships, as opposed to reports and suspected problems.read more

Unisys: The 5 primary benefits of utilizing embedded in your business

09-Jun-2017

In the new 2017 State of Embedded Analytics Report—the fifth annual trend report on the subject—Logi surveyed over 500 product managers, software engineers, and members of application teams. According to the report, embedded analytics has never been more pervasive: 93 percent of respondents are currently embedding analytics in their applications. That’s up from 78 percent last year.read more

KPMG: Smart customer loyalty and how you can achieve it

31-May-2017

In today’s challenging economic environment, executive teams are increasingly expected to deliver sustainable growth by transforming their customers’ experiences. 90 percent of executives we surveyed said they are worried about customer loyalty, and 32 percent said building and sustaining customer loyalty was a top ten priority read more

Business demands for agility and innovation prompt rise of cloud native applications: adoption is set to double by 2020

31-May-2017

New research from Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, indicates a significant step change in enterprise cloud adoption through the increased use of cloud native applications - applications and services built to perform optimally in the cloud, leveraging Platform as a Service (PaaS). Driven by recognition that cloud-native applications can enable IT to better contribute to business agility and innovation, 15 percent of new enterprise applications are cloud native today with adoption set to increase rapidly in the next three years, jumping to 32 percent by 2020. read more

Informed Solutions retain place on prestigious Government G-Cloud 9 framework

31-May-2017

Leading digital transformation practice Informed Solutions has successfully retained its place on a key government panel of specialist firms. Known as G-Cloud 9, the panel comprises carefully vetted companies with the expertise to help government departments transform their services by putting them online and managing their data better. read more