Shoppers return as economy strengthens
Footfall in March was 1.
Forrester rates Capgemini as a leading SAP services provider
Capgemini, a global provider of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, has been categorised as a leader in an independent report about SAP® services providers, published in Q1 2014 by Forrester Research.
Activity in manufacturing and oil and gas sectors drives protective equipment market
Customised and adaptable personal protective equipment is vital for market participants to widen their customer base.
Consolidation – a byword for ‘a single version of the truth’
There are times when someone says something of such clarity that it hits you fairly and squarely right between the eyes.
The consequences of changes to false self-employment
What do the recent changes to false self-employment legislation mean for contractors and recruiters? Ben Dunn FCA, finance director at JSA, explains.
Capco wins workplace accolade in Canada
Industry leading consulting firm recognised for excellence in the workplace.
Positive labour market numbers – CBI
The CBI has commented on the latest official labour market data, showing that employment rose by 239,000 and unemployment fell by 77,000 to 2.
A toxic mixture of governance and democracy
How much better would the Co-op have done as a fully listed public company? Our management consultancy columnist Mick James points out that its “value-destructive” behaviour looks very like that which has plagued a lot of PLCs, despite the oversight of shareholders and analysts.
EMEA outsourcing market sees strongest start since 2010
Mega relationship awards drive EMEA’s best first-quarter performance since 2010.
Frost & Sullivan: ECM solutions are answer to clinical data boom
Cost-saving solutions enhance adoption rates and support electronic medical records and healthcare information systems compliance .
Accenture retains top IT services ranking in life science industry
Accenture has been ranked as the number one life science information technology (IT) services vendor in a global survey conducted by IDC Health Insights.
Deloitte sees potential of Google Glass
Simon Wakefield, Deloitte technology, media and telecommunications partner, comments on the launch of Google Glass for public sale in the US.
London Tube strikes - where lies the solution?
Ashley Bookman, director of Momentum, who specialises in easing negotiations and working towards viable solutions, insists that the costly 48-hour long strike need never have happened.
Mobile payment revolution hampered by consumer concerns over security, finds Bain
Concerns over security, privacy and convenience keep 80% of consumers from changing payment behaviours and using mobile payments.
EY ITEM Club spring forecast 2014: long low inflation expansion on the horizon
The UK is set to experience a long period of low inflation expansion as the economic recovery moves on to a firmer footing, according to the latest quarterly forecast from EY ITEM Club.
Accenture cited as a leader in IDC MarketScape assessment
MarketScape cites Accenture’s global delivery capability and strong partnership bonds with clients.
M&A deals are forecast to rise
Deloitte predicts global deal volumes to reach nearly 8,000 in Q2 2014, up 10% from Q2 2013 *.
PwC expects surge in European IPOs to continue
Q1 2014 European IPO proceeds of €11.
Pearson publishes OGSM planning tool
The UK’s first-ever book specifically written around the well-known OGSM method (Objective, Goals, Strategies, Measures) has just been published by Pearson, the world’s biggest education publisher.
Underperforming Intranets costing UK companies £2.7bn in wasted staff time says Mando Group
Intranets are seriously underperforming in 25% of large UK companies and 42% of medium-sized UK firms.
UK SMEs join forces to deliver end-to-end government cloud services
Two industry-leading UK SMEs – Informed Solutions and Skyscape Cloud Services Ltd – have allied to offer an integrated portfolio of professional and technical services to the public sector that assess, re-design and transition ICT estate and services onto the cloud.
Lloyd’s Register Group awards £36 million contract to Capgemini UK
Innovation with efficiency, modernisation and rationalisation delivers savings and service improvement to Lloyd’s Register.
BAS manufacturers build on cutting edge infrastructures
Focus grows on consulting and predictive maintenance services.
Nine tips to help businesses solve problems
If a business has a problem that needs solving, whatever it is, there tends to be a pattern as to where the business owner will look for a solution.
Ten skills your employees will thank you for
Whether you employ one person or 1,000, there are 10 skills that no employer or manager should be without.