Thursday April 25, 2019

What Happens When Consultants Work for Authoritarian Regimes – HBR.org Daily

What Happens When Consultants Work for Authoritarian Regimes  HBR.org Daily Doing research in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) a few years ago, I heard a remarkable story from a young government adviser. As a UAE citizen with a Ph.D. Tweet This Post

Implementation best practices: Building relationships with consultants – Healthcare IT News

Implementation best practices: Building relationships with consultants  Healthcare IT News Three experts on health IT consulting offer healthcare CIOs and other leaders key advice on how best to start a relationship with an outside consultant – and … Tweet This Post

A look inside the totally legal, multibillion-dollar industry of college consultants – The Seattle Times

A look inside the totally legal, multibillion-dollar industry of college consultants  The Seattle Times Government indictments last week exposed an ugly array of corrupt and illegal college admissions practices, but there’s also a perfectly legal world of gaming … Tweet This Post

Do all students cheat on their college applications? No, consultants say, but there are plenty of problems. – USA TODAY

Do all students cheat on their college applications? No, consultants say, but there are plenty of problems.  USA TODAY The world of high-priced college consulting is largely unregulated, but advisers say they stress the importance of honesty in applications. Tweet This Post

The Skills Most In Demand For Independent Management Consultants – Forbes

The Skills Most In Demand For Independent Management Consultants  Forbes Some years ago, Jody Greenstone Miller saw the opportunity to offer management consulting in a non-traditional way. Her firm, the Business Talent Group (BTG) … Tweet This Post

Eden McCallum adds former BCG and Booz consultants to team – Consultancy.eu

Eden McCallum adds former BCG and Booz consultants to team  Consultancy.eu Eden McCallum has added two experienced management consultants with backgrounds at BCG and Strategy& to its team in the Benelux and the UK. Tweet This Post

EXCLUSIVE: NY campaign consultants made $115M since 2011 to get politicians elected – New York Daily News

New York Daily News EXCLUSIVE: NY campaign consultants made $115M since 2011 to get politicians electedNew York Daily NewsALBANY— Showing how New York campaigns are such big business, the state's seven top political consulting firms — including five that have been subpoenaed in financing probes — were paid a whopping $115.5 million combined over the […]

The consultants are in charge now: How admen and advisers conquered American … – Salon

Salon The consultants are in charge now: How admen and advisers conquered American …SalonTen miles from Baltimore's Inner Harbor, located in a low-rise office building in Towson, Maryland, is a successful business few Americans know about. Mentzer Media Services is one of the leading political consulting firms in the country. Mentzer Media … Tweet This […]

Governments spend near $1bn a year on consultants – The Australian

Governments spend near $1bn a year on consultantsThe AustralianAs Australia's economic and productivity growth slows, spending on consultants by both the public and private sectors, already among the highest in the wold, has continued to expand, rising by 2.4 per cent to $US4.2 billion last year, according to a …and more » Tweet This Post

Consultants fill growing need – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls Argus Leader Consultants fill growing needSioux Falls Argus LeaderThe proliferation of small consulting businesses has been evident in Sioux Falls during the past few years. Dozens of independent firms provide services in the city and the number is growing. Like other small businesses, consulting firms come and go on …and more » Tweet This […]