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[Infographic] – 7 Questions Executives Should Be Asking Consultants

[Infographic] – 7 Questions Executives Should Be Asking Consultants

September 19, 2016
Corporations are spending an increasing amount of their time and resources on management consulting. According to a recent report by Source Global Research, U.S companies spent $54.7 billion on consulting in 2015, a 7.7% increase from the year prior and up from $44 billion 2012! While the prospects of sustained growth in 2016 and beyond are dependent on factors like the election and the broader economy, the increasing attention on digital transformation is likely to push those figures higher. While executives are pacing ahead with this digital adoption, the consultants they employ are likely still in the early stages of fully realizing the benefits of going digital. Even though the majority of consultants offer digital transformation services to their clients, few of them have adopted it themselves. This digital shift and increase in spending should have executives asking some pointed questions to their consultants to ensure they are getting the [...]
Ebook:The State of Consulting:Digital Transformation

Ebook:The State of Consulting:Digital Transformation

August 16, 2016
Firms have not yet fully realized the benefits nor felt the disruption of digitally transformed business model. The lack of digitally enabling processes means the industry is ripe for transformation. So far in the nascent stages of the journey, digital transformation in consulting has the potential for significant disruption. Our ‘State of the Consulting Industry’ interview has revealed some interesting insights that validate the trends we’ve seen in the industry at [...]
Webinar Recap:Digital Disruption in Consulting

Webinar Recap:Digital Disruption in Consulting

June 7, 2016
The consulting industry is witnessing a fundamental change when it comes to doing business. The new wave of consultants is using digital tools to deliver unprecedented customer service to their clients at less than half the cost. Digital disruption in consulting is a certainty. Today, consultants are facing an increasing level of pressure to innovate and prove value through the use of digital technologies. There are ample resources out there that guide consultants on how to embrace this digital change, but few that get you information right from the people who have been there and done that successfully. A recent webinar hosted by Consulting Magazine was one such event. The speakers list included the following thought leaders:Joe Kornik, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, Consulting Andy Main, Partner, Deloitte Consulting; Chief Executive, Deloitte Digital Rich Lyons, CEO and President, Lyons Consulting Group Brendan Williams, Associate Director, Lead for Digital Consulting Research Bill [...]
Why Consulting Firms Must Go Digital Before Getting Disrupted

Why Consulting Firms Must Go Digital Before Getting Disrupted

June 2, 2016
While most industries have already embarked on their digital transformation journeys, the consulting industry is still struggling to find its pace. By 2018, IDC predicts one third of the top 20 in every industry will be disrupted by digitally transformed competitors. Now, you definitely don’t want to be the one to get taken over by competition, you’d rather be the company that takes over. Wouldn’t you? Before we dive into the why’s and how’s of Digital Disruption. Let’s understand this –  Digital Disruption is a certainty. It could be perceived as a threat to some businesses that view it that way, but for most, it is a rich land of opportunity to drive agility and efficiency through their day to day operations. Changing customer expectations and increasing demands are pushing consulting firms to include digital tools to supplement the work that they accomplish manually. But, merely incorporating digital tools [...]
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