Management and IT Consulting
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This blog brings together insights gleaned from that data supplemented by interviews with millennials in the consulting industry and MBA students contemplating a career in consulting. In the process of collecting this information, five consistent themes emerged, which are key to winning the war for millennial talent.
The consulting industry as a whole has accepted that gender diversity is not just the right thing to do; it’s a business imperative. The correlation between greater representation of women in leadership and positive business outcomes has been well-documented.
How Tech-Centric Firms Have Turned Digital Disruption into a Competitive Weapon - don't miss the upcoming webinar where two of these tech-centric firms, Sapient and Slalom Consulting, have agreed to share their stories and the “how” behind the stories.
The recent merger between Oracle and NetSuite has raised more than a few eyebrows among industry experts. In the words of business and technology writer, Thomas Lee: “To say that this deal reeks of conflict of interest would be an understatement.” In fact, Ellison is not only the CTO of Oracle, he is the largest investor in NetSuite, owning about 32 million shares.