EMEA Blog

Your source for insights, expertise and best practices across a range of relevant topics and industries for project-based businesses operating in the UK and Europe.

Forward-focused reporting

Forward-Focused Reporting: The Key To Future Success In The Middle East

New research suggests that many UAE-based professional services firms are facing increasing pressure to remain compliant in this new regulatory environment. Our latest blog looks at how forward-focused reporting is the key to future success in the Middle East.

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Big data in architecture

Big Data In Architecture: Here's How It's Changing The Way Firms Deliver Projects

Do you and your colleagues understand the opportunities big data in architecture unlocks, in this new ‘connected economy’? We address this critical question in our latest blog.

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What Is Risk Mitigation

Are You Managing Your Firm's Risk Or Are You Putting Your Firm In Jeopardy?

'Mitigate risk' is a common phrase heard throughout the Architecture & Engineering industry, but what does it mean and is your firm doing the right things to truly mitigate risk? Often times, risk translates to money, but there is more to it.

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informational management strategy

Here’s Why Your Project-Based Firm Needs An Information Management Strategy

If projects are the financial lifeblood of your organisation, an effective information management strategy is crucial. Here's how to identify if your firm needs to improve its strategy and how to go about it.

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new ERP system

Knowing When Your Firm Is Ready For A New ERP System

Implementing a new ERP system and upgrading from your current ERP solution is a big step. Here's how to identify the right time to make the change.

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Financial management in professional services

Is Your Consulting Firm Truly Data-Driven?

To be data-driven means you need an innovative approach to data analysis to discover actionable insights for effective growth strategies. Learn how your consulting firm can harness the power of information.

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SPI research

[Infographic] SPI Research: How Top Consulting Firms Create Greater Financial Stability

2018 SPI research reveals that financial stability is a key metric for the best performing consulting firms. Check our infographic and download a copy of the full report to evaluate the KPIs and compare your firm against the best firms and the industry average.

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Strategic Benchmarking

[Infographic] Strategic Benchmarking - How Successful Consulting Firm Leaders Create A Dominant Market Position

Strategic benchmarking can help your firm move towards service excellence. Using the findings from the 2018 SPI Professional Services Maturity™ Benchmark survey, we've pulled together an infographic to summarise how successful consulting firm leaders create a dominant market position.

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women in tech

Women In Tech: Deltek’s Senior Director of Customer Success, Melanie Lawn, Shares Her Experience Of The SaaS Industry

In an August 2018 interview, Melanie Lawn, Senior Director of Customer Success and Global Support EMEA for Deltek, discusses her evolution with Deltek, the global footprint of her customers, the dialogue our industry needs to attract more women into technology, and why “clients that work in partnership have the most to gain”.

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Technology for architecture engineering and construction firms

Keeping Up with Technology Trends in the AEC Industry

Secure, reliable accounting and project management software with advanced functionality and the ability to automate tasks is a necessity for running a profitable AEC firm. Here are the red flags that tell you when your software is becoming a liability.

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