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Cognizant Business Consulting Cognizant Opens a Digital Business Collaboratory in Melbourne, Australia

News Image MELBOURNE—Feb. 20, 2017—Cognizant today announced the opening of its Digital Business Collaboratory in Melbourne, Australia. The Collaboratory provides a dedicated space, technology, managed innovation process, and a team of experts so clients can work with Cognizant and partners to design, prototype, and build innovative solutions for the digital economy.

PwC New Innovation Programme Gears Up to Drive Health Tech Innovation in North West

News Image PwC Start-up Growth Programme is proud to launch The Future of Health. Based in Salford and starting March 2017, in collaboration with UP ventures group, the 12 week programme focusses on employee wellbeing, connected healthcare and long term care. Through a mix of sector-focussed coaching from PwC, UP and their clients, introductions and senior executive engagement, the programme will enable 12 start-ups to grow their business and change the face of health.

PwC UK's sharing economy feeling regulatory pressure |

News Image The major sharing economy sectors in the UK are facing increasing pressure from regulators, according to PwC. The Big Four firm said the rate of growth in the sharing economy sectors has started to slow this year. Regulators are tightening up and better enforcing tax rules, and legal rulings in areas such as employment regulation are challenging existing business models, it added.

IBM Hello World: Best practices for authentic customer communications

News Image While every brand mishap doesn’t make national or global headlines, every negative customer interaction has the power to diminish a brand’s trust and affinity among their consumers. In our instantaneous society, seemingly small comments or inquiries to customer service or social posts can quickly turn into a firestorm if left ignored or addressed disingenuously