Consulting News

Gita Singham-Willis on Management Consultancy and 'The Cadence Partnership'

"Real consultancy is about advising and guiding an organization toward greater success, however that is defined. A good consultant acts as a catalyst for change, delivering a clearly defined intervention that leaves the client better skilled and better equipped when the intervention is complete. It's about enablement, not creating a dependency or temporarily filling substantive roles".

KPMG Announces Strategic Partnership With UKTI

KPMG, the professional services firm, together with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), are pleased to announce a strategic partnership which will see the two organisations supporting the growth of UK exports of goods and expertise.

Project One launch Scotland business

Project One, the UK’s largest independent consultancy specialising in leading business-critical and complex change, is celebrating the launch of their business in Scotland following their growing presence and success of 2014.

Over a Million Small Businesses Lack Basic Digital Skills

More small to medium-sized UK businesses (SMEs) are seeing the benefits of being digitally enabled but there are still around 1.2 million that lack basic digital skills, missing out on potential revenue and customer interaction, according to the second annual UK Business Digital Index by Lloyds Bank.

Weighing up the risks of connectivity

While the long-awaited arrival of the ‘internet of things’ promises much, it is also multiplying cyber threats for both individuals and corporations. Our management consultancy columnist Mick James talks to EY’s Global Risk Leader Paul van Kessel.