List: Aussie Strategy Firms 2013

Tom Spencer

List of Australian Strategy Firms in 2013. BELOW is a hand-picked list of leading Australian strategy firms. This list will be of interest to you if: you’re a student who wants to work for a leading strategy firm, or.

List: Global Strategy Firms 2013

Tom Spencer

List of Global Strategy Firms in 2013. Maybe not, but seeing as Sydney is at the other end of the earth you would expect a truly global strategy firm to have an office there (if you want to see a list of purely Aussie strategy firms for 2013, click here ).

2013 Canada Tour Recap – Ph.D.s, Snow and Vintage Chocolate

Management Consulted

If this is your first time joining us, we’ve spent the last 5 months traveling to top colleges across the planet – check out news from our latest gallivants to the U.K. , the Bay Area , and East Coast ( Harvard , Yale , Columbia , Georgetown , Duke and Georgia Tech ). *.

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Final 2013 West Coast Adventures: Bain, Berkeley, and Stanford

Management Consulted

Red and white were the colors of Day 1 (December 5th, 2013) of our tour. We’ve been busy. After spending the last 5 months traveling to top colleges across the planet ( Canada , U.K. ,

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An Analysis of July Employment Numbers 1955 to 2013

MishTalk

Saturday, August 03, 2013 10:26 PM. An Analysis of July Employment Numbers 1955 to 2013; Full-Time Employment Down Over 5 Million Since 2007. An Analysis of July Employment Numbers 1955 to 2013; Full-Time Employment Down Over 5 Million Since 2007. August 2013 (16). MISHS.

Thank you to our 2013 Silent Auction Donors & Volunteers!

Women in Consulting

Your participation and collaboration helped make the 2013 silent auction a huge success. For a full list of the generous items that were donated to the 2013 WIC Silent Auction, go to: [link]. We also want to thank our dedicated volunteers who helped make the 2013 Silent Auction possible: Pamela Bender, Planning Showcase: [link]. 10% of the 2013 Silent Auction proceeds will be donated to.

New Taxes for 2013: Paying for ObamaCare |Women In Consulting.

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Better Is Not Better - Tom Spencer consulting blog

Tom Spencer

by Tom Spencer on May 16, 2013 · 0 comments. Copyright © 2013 Tom Spencer. About. Book Shop. Archive. Definitions. Helpful Links. Quotes. Subscribe. Better Is Not Better. in Business Strategy. Different is Better. If you enjoyed this post, get email updates (its free).

Best Business Books 2013

Strategy+Business

Our annual review of the year''s best business books

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19 Inspirational Quotes from Nelson Mandela

Tom Spencer

” Leadership 5 December 2013 inspirational quotes leadership Nelson Mandela What can we learn from the life of such a man? NELSON Mandela passed away last Thursday at the age of 95. He was a man amongst men who fought and won the battle against Apartheid in South Africa.

Know Your Outcome - Tom Spencer consulting blog

Tom Spencer

by Tom Spencer on January 21, 2013 · 0 comments. Copyright © 2013 Tom Spencer. About. Book Shop. Archive. Definitions. Helpful Links. Quotes. Subscribe. Know Your Outcome. in Business Strategy. Burn all other bridges. If you enjoyed this post, get email updates (its free).

Best Business Books 2013: Globalization

Strategy+Business

This year''s best business books on globalization examine the rising flood of companies from emerging markets. These companies not only will drive the process of economic convergence, but also will increasingly compete head-to-head around the world against established multinational corporations from developed economies

Best Business Books 2013: Digitization

Strategy+Business

No matter what your business, three emerging digital phenomena--big data, socialstructing, and spreadable media--will create major changes in how you do what you do. This year''s best business books on digitization can equip you to better understand all three and the changes that they will enable and engender

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Best Business Books 2013: Strategy

Strategy+Business

This year''s best business books on strategy drive home the lesson that managing your company with an eye toward innovation in your market offerings, business portfolio, and business models is the only sustainable competitive advantage for most companies. The strategic imperative for their leaders is the continuous and deliberate navigation of change

Best Business Books 2013: Marketing

Strategy+Business

For the authors of this year''s best business books, the essence of marketing is increasingly the customer experience, much of it digitally delivered. Taglines be damned, it''s time to address how customers experience your brand

2013- A Self Assessment Opportunity

Cheryl Cran

When we look at the year 2013 here at the end of the year it is an opportunity to self assess and to review our leadership. Is who I am as a leader today at the end of 2013 and improved version of who I was in January 2013?

Best Business Books 2013: Leadership

Strategy+Business

This year''s best business books on leadership examine auto industry leaders past and present, whose daring (and foibles) transcend Detroit. Their character and practices demonstrate why C-suites should feature robust mixes of executive talent

Go with the Flow or Swim Against the Tide?

Joellyn Sargent

Secrets to Navigating Business Currents. Recently I had the opportunity to spend some time on beautiful Kiawah Island, South Carolina. As I was walking on the beach one morning I got to thinking about riptides and currents, and how they impact our businesses. Are You Taking it Easy?

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Best Practices in Consulting in 2013: What insights would you like to get from other successful consulting practices?

Women in Consulting

Here’s the link: WIC 2013 Best Practices Survey. By: Kathie Sherman If you want to know more about how successful businesses like yours improve their practice, take our 12th annual best practices survey. Let me explain how this works. You take 12-15 minutes to answer our questions. Many many other WIC members take the same survey. Plus many many non WIC members who are consultants take the same survey.

Is Your Business Running on Empty? 6 Ways to Accelerate Growth.

Joellyn Sargent

One of the fastest ways to accelerate business growth is to ease off the brakes. Many leaders don’t even realize that bad habits are holding them back, like driving with one foot on the brakes. This includes the most motivated, dedicated and passionate executives (and maybe even you).

Core Values: What Matters Most?

Joellyn Sargent

Real or fake? It’s an annual dilemma faced by everyone who celebrates Christmas. Do we go for a real tree this year, or use a fake one? There are strong arguments for both camps and in my house the winner varies from year to year.

30 Ways to Thank Your Customers

Joellyn Sargent

Let’s Celebrate Giving Thanks. In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, I’m publishing a little early this week. I plan to spend the day with my family, counting my blessings and gorging on a little too much turkey. I hope you have the opportunity to do the same.

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The 10 Most Influential Customer Experience Milestones of 2013

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19 Inspirational Quotes from Nelson Mandela

Tom Spencer

” Leadership 5 December 2013 inspirational quotes leadership Nelson Mandela What can we learn from the life of such a man? NELSON Mandela passed away last Thursday at the age of 95. He was a man amongst men who fought and won the battle against Apartheid in South Africa.

Best Business Books 2013: Managerial Self-Help

Strategy+Business

Listening, questioning, and moving others to act emerged as strong themes in business books offering managerial self-help this year. New books from veteran authors Edgar H. Schein and Daniel H. Pink were standouts, and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg''s hugely successful Lean In provided a clear example of the managerial practices that both men advocate in action

Best Business Books 2013: Company Stories

Strategy+Business

Each of the best business books relating company stories this year--Edoardo Nesi''s Story of My People , Steven Mandis''s What Happened to Goldman Sachs , and David C. Robertson''s Brick by Brick --is a chronicle of failure in its own way and offers valuable lessons to leaders

Important Tax Law Changes for 2012 & 2013|Women In Consulting.

Women in Consulting

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Delivering Smiles: Is Your Customer Experience Awesome?

Joellyn Sargent

Want the truth about your customer experience? Ask your customers. No one can tell you how your business is doing in terms of living up to its brand promise better than customers.

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Cut the Fluff to Improve Communications

Joellyn Sargent

The other day a client sent me a presentation to review. It was developed by a firm they had worked with on issues that were relevant to the project at hand, so they passed along the deck in the hopes that it would add value to our discussion.

Customer Experience – It’s All in the Details

Joellyn Sargent

Little things add up to a big impression for customers. When it comes to creating a brand building customer experience, the art is truly in the details.

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Is Your Business Off Balance? Find Your Center.

Joellyn Sargent

When I was in high school I decided to take up dance. This was following a long hiatus after I quit my first ballet class back in second grade. As a 15-year-old novice, I loved the movement and the excitement of dance, but I really didn’t know what I was doing.

Why Big Data Won’t Save You

Joellyn Sargent

What’s the Big Deal About Big Data? As long as I’ve been in business, there has always been something that gets everyone excited. All the talk spawns buzzwords that people toss around blindly in an effort to sound current, often without fully understanding what’s behind the concept.

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Master the Art of the Business Rebound

Joellyn Sargent

When faced with a business setback, do you bounce back, or just bounce? Mastering the art of the rebound is the key to resilience in business and in life. We all have off days, even bad years.

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What’s Haunting Your Business?

Joellyn Sargent

Lots of businesses have ghosts of things past that haunt them on a daily basis. In fact, there are probably a few ghosts or goblins hanging around your company. Even when you don’t see them, they can hide in plain sight and hold your business back from reaching its full potential.

Anticipation: How Waiting Creates Value

Joellyn Sargent

Anticipation. The very word conjures up images of… ketchup? Maybe. While I did have a hamburger for lunch (awesome by the way, thanks to Rhea’s) this post is not about condiments. Anticipation can be a mouth-watering wait.

Are You a Pacesetter?

Joellyn Sargent

Creating momentum for growth is a balancing act. When businesses get stuck, it’s usually because one area or another is out of whack.

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Case Interview Foundations: 6 Types of Case Interviews

Management Consulted

So, after writing the perfect resume and cover letter, and preparing at least 6 Hero Stories, it’s time to face the music.

What My Dog Taught Me About Business

Joellyn Sargent

I’ve been watching my dog a lot lately, and it occurred to me that we can learn a lot from these furry friends of ours. I decided to share a few observations that apply to both life and business this week, so enjoy this lighter-than-usual take on business tips: Make your intentions known.

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Employment vs. Jobs Discrepancy - December 2013 Data

MishTalk

A divergence developed in 2013. These discrepancies started in 2013. The wide discrepancy between jobs and employment continues for a third month. Jobs vs. Employment Discussion Before diving into the details, it is important to understand limits on data, and how the BLS measures jobs in the establishment survey vs. employment in the household survey. Establishment Survey : If you work one hour that counts as a job. There is no difference between one hour and 50 hours.

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New Home Office Deduction

Women in Consulting

However, for 2013, the IRS has implemented new home office rules to make it SIMPLE! Running a Consulting Business Top Consulting Tips home office tax deduction New Home Office Tax Deduction 2013 taxes By: Renee Daggett The number of people working from home has increased, yet claiming the home office deduction has been a burden and filled with many rules in order to qualify. Taxpayers can choose between the regular method and the new simplified method.