CAMELOT Management Consultants And LLamasoft Strengthen Partnership

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CAMELOT Management Consultants And LLamasoft Strengthen Partnership

CAMELOT Management Consultants and LLamasoft today announced an agreement to extend and deepen their partnership. The paradigm shift in supply chain management towards the concept of the Demand-Driven Adaptive Enterprise calls for an integrated approach for supply chain design. The strengthened partnership will enable enterprises to better cope with the increased volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity of their business

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This is how long it takes to make partner at Boston Consulting Group

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This is how long it takes to make partner at Boston Consulting Group

If you're a partner at Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in the UK, you can expect to earn an average of £967k ($1.2m), according to the firm's most recent annual accounts. It's good money if you can get it - but not everyone can. BCG has fewer than 60 partners in London, making its top echelon harder to reach than the managing director rung at most investment banks. However, several fortunate people have just achieved it.

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MediaCityUK company featured on FT list of leading management consultancies in UK

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MediaCityUK company featured on FT list of leading management consultancies in UK

Mason Advisory, independent IT consultancy, has been selected as one of the leading management consultancies in the UK for Digital Transformation and IT Strategy.

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Big consultancies struggle to close the gender pay gap

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Big consultancies struggle to close the gender pay gap

There is a strange anomaly in the consulting industry. Many of the largest firms have long been vocal advocates of greater gender diversity at the top of the world’s biggest companies. Their logic is simple: more diverse teams perform better.

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Are Management Consulting Firms Reducing their Dependence on MBAs?

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Are Management Consulting Firms Reducing their Dependence on MBAs?

Business schools’ and consultancies’ close ties led to the phrase “McHarvard”. But as the elite firms seek more diverse talent, the proportion of new consultants with MBAs is shrinking

For once, Keith Bevans is in Paris. As head of global consulting recruiting for Bain & Company, he travels the globe each year, searching for top talent from business schools. However, 2019 was the first time Bevans visited HEC Paris, one of Europe’s best business schools.

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EU cut direct grants to UK firms by 20% in the run up to Brexit

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EU cut direct grants to UK firms by 20% in the run up to Brexit

A reduction in EU funding is hitting small and mid-sized enterprises in the UK, according to research from a UK accounting and advisory firm. Grants to British firms from the European Development Fund have fallen by 20% in the last year.

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PwC aims to hire 120 new staff in Scotland

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PwC aims to hire 120 new staff in Scotland

Big Four professional services giant PwC has announced it will embark on its largest ever recruitment drive in Scotland. As the firm looks to improve its data analytics, AI and drone capabilities in the region, more than 100 staff are due to join by mid-2019.

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Nice Actimize launches financial crime consulting & advisory practice

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Nice Actimize launches financial crime consulting & advisory practice

Assessing operational risk, while evaluating technology implementation choices and facing regulatory pressures, financial services organizations are looking for strong advisory services and methodologies to help them navigate these challenges.

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A.T. Kearney Acquires Business Analytics Consultancy Cervello

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A.T. Kearney Acquires Business Analytics Consultancy Cervello

A.T. Kearney, a leading global management consulting firm, has acquired Cervello, an elite business analytics and data management consultancy

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Irish companies pay lip service to diversity and inclusion

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Irish companies pay lip service to diversity and inclusion

Around this time last year, management consulting firm McKinsey updated its international research on the positive link between diversity and financial performance

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Government IT services provider Concept Plus acquires Dougherty & Associates

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Government IT services provider Concept Plus acquires Dougherty & Associates

Government IT services provider Concept Plus, a key Oracle partner, has acquired Dougherty & Associates (DAI Solutions), a management consulting firm headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia

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Here’s why we need way more women in healthcare leadership

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Here’s why we need way more women in healthcare leadership

Women are the primary healthcare decision makers, often labeled the “chief medical officer” of their homes and beyond. In fact, they make 80% of all buying and usage decisions. Not to mention, they also constitute over 70% of the healthcare workforce.

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9 tips to help prepare for a consulting case interview

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9 tips to help prepare for a consulting case interview

The field of strategy and management consulting remains one of the most popular destinations for graduates and MBA professionals. The consulting case interview might very well be one of the most nerve-racking moments in the application process at leading consulting firms such as McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Bain & Company

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Accenture to Acquire Orbium

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Accenture to Acquire Orbium

Accenture has agreed to acquire Orbium, a management consultancy and technology services provider to the financial services industry, headquartered in Switzerland.

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A forecast for management consultants

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A forecast for management consultants

The numbers are encouraging. According to an assessment by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham), management consulting is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of 30 per cent to become a Rs 27,000-crore industry by 2020. However, with the advent of advanced and newer technologies, management consultants have challenges to tackle

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Efficio Academy – Is Procurement Management Consultancy Training Becoming a Trend?

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Efficio Academy – Is Procurement Management Consultancy Training Becoming a Trend?

Efficio have launched a ‘certified’ Learning & Development academy for employees and clients, set up in collaboration with the renowned Cranfield School of Management, a leading UK postgraduate university.

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Litmus Automation and BCG Announce Partnership

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Litmus Automation and BCG Announce Partnership

Litmus Automation, an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform provider, and Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a management consulting firm with expertise in operations and manufacturing IoT, today announced a partnership agreement for joint IoT offerings. BCG services combined with Litmus Automation platforms will help customers adopt Industry 4.0 and gather valuable, real-time data from their assets to make better business decisions.

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Venture West Consulting and StratusPartner Announce a Company Merger

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Venture West Consulting and StratusPartner Announce a Company Merger

Venture West Consulting (Venture West) and StratusPartner today announced a definitive merger agreement in which Venture West will remain the surviving corporate entity. The merger combines a wealth of experience, complementary capabilities, and a shared commitment to excellence on a much broader platform. This merger enables Venture West to expand its service offerings to new and existing customers in strategy, program and change management, technology implementation, and product innovation.

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Bain fights back in the battle for MBA hires

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Bain fights back in the battle for MBA hires

Keith Bevans has spent every week in a different country for the past six months, hunting for the best hires from business school campuses.

“It’s not my job to reach every student,” says the head of MBA recruitment for Bain & Company, who is currently wrapping up the firm’s summer internship recruitment drive.

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Accenture and Genpact Making Big Plays In Supply Chain Digital Transformation

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Accenture and Genpact Making Big Plays In Supply Chain Digital Transformation

The supply chain function is an area crying out for a digital platform or utility. In fact, I believe it’s ripe for digital disruption. Digital technologies such as automation, advanced analytics, AI, cloud and the IoT can make a huge contribution to rationalising and managing the supply chain for companies in the North American market and globally, so it’s a prime candidate for transformation.

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