2017 Consulting Fees Study

Consulting Success

We recently asked over 25,000 consultants about their approach to pricing and fees as part of our 2017 Consulting Fees Study. Below you’ll find the results from our survey as well as my commentary and observations. Pricing Structure.

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Bain: Global private equity report 2017

Consultants Mind

Bain published its 2017 Global Private Equity Report here. As a simple and graphical way to… Read More » The post Bain: Global private equity report 2017 appeared first on Consultant's Mind. For those interested in private equity (who isn’t?), this is a simple and easy read. The PE business continues to do well (fund-raising, exits, returns), with two big caveats: the NAV of funds is going down and assets are getting pricier.

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Black Belt Supreme 2017 Closes May 31st!

Management Consulted

Reintroducing Black Belt Supreme – new and improved for 2017! It’s easy – just sign up for Black Belt Deluxe or Black Belt Interviewer by May 31, 2017 and email us that you want in on Black Belt Supreme. I might only apply to consulting later in the fall, or not even in 2017. The post Black Belt Supreme 2017 Closes May 31st! For the last 4 years we’ve been running our popular Black Belt interview training courses – with tremendous success.

2017 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/Grads, & Interns

Management Consulted

Welcome to 2017! This year promises the first total solar eclipse of the 21st century, the 2017 World Expo, and the French and German elections—fingers crossed these will not cause the pandemoniums of Brexit and the indelible 2016 US election. 2017 Consulting Salary Data.

MBB 2017 U.S. Application Deadlines

Management Consulted

The post MBB 2017 U.S. Can you believe it’s already mid-July? Recruiting season is barreling down the tracks at us, and will be here before you know it. McKinsey has released its application deadlines for this cycle, and you don’t want to miss the boat! In … Continued. Application Deadlines appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruiting

Global Culture Survey 2017


Tell us who you think the most capable leaders are, and what they do to excel at both strategy and execution. See also "Wanted: Ambidextrous Leaders

Hitting the High Ground in 2017

Women in Consulting

Regardless of which candidate you supported, you’ll need to deal with a changed business climate in 2017. Let’s hit—and hold—the high ground in the coming year in 2017. Running a Consulting Business Women in Business 2017 election New Year women business owners women entrepreneursBy: Linda Popky. :: As women business owners, many of us were eagerly looking forward to seeing our country’s first woman president elected in November.

Best Business Books 2017: Management


Duff McDonald writes that 2017's best business books on management all draw their inspiration from neuroscience. It turns out that we are gaining new insight into how to use our knowledge of how the brain works to make better decisions and work more effectively.

Women in the Workplace 2017


More companies are committing to gender equality. But progress will remain slow unless we confront blind spots on diversity—particularly regarding women of color, and employee perceptions of the status quo. Gender Equality

Best Business Books 2017: Economics


Ryan Avent writes that this year's best business books on economics all look back, with various degrees of pessimism on the construction of the post-World War II order, and on its demise.

What CEOs are reading in 2017


Leaders of some of the world’s biggest organizations share which books will keep them occupied in the weeks ahead. Leadership

2017 price changes at Management Consulted

Management Consulted

In the spirit of transparency, we’d like to inform you ahead of time of some price changes coming to MC beginning January 6, 2017. Here are the MC products and services that will be affected beginning on January 6, 2017: Black Belt Deluxe will go from $1975 to $2195. The post 2017 price changes at Management Consulted appeared first on Management Consulted.

Best Business Books 2017: Leadership


Sally Helgesen writes that this year's best business books on leadership hammer home the importance of such human values as flexibility, humility, and courage.

Best Business Books 2017: Narratives


Bethany McLean reviews the best business books of the year that take the form of narratives, and they focus on issues of crime and punishment -- or lack of punishment.

Best Business Books 2017: Strategy


This year's best business books on strategy focus to different degrees on the importance and practice of innovation, Ken Favaro writes.

Best Business Books 2017: Marketing


Cathy Taylor reviews the best business books on marketing and sales of the year. Leading the pack is Superconsumers, by Eddie Yoon, a highly relatable book that describes how companies can thrive by identifying, catering to, and learning from their most committed and passionate customers.

Global Risk 2017: Staying the Course in Banking


Report Thursday, March 02, 2017.

Global Capital Markets 2017: Mastering the Value Migration


Report Tuesday, May 02, 2017. BCG’s sixth annual study provides a detailed examination of key market developments, current trends, and the steps that various types of players must take to thrive. Report

Global Asset Management 2017: The Innovator’s Advantage


Report Tuesday, July 11, 2017 BCG’s 15th annual report documents the growing challenges that traditional asset managers face and highlights potential paths to prosperity through technology, innovation, and the Chinese market.

Best Business Books 2017


Here is 2017's crop. See also Best Business Books 2017 -- in Pictures

McKinsey Quarterly 2017 Number 4: Overview and full issue


This issue of the Quarterly, available here as a PDF download, examines AI-driven automation and how it will transform the economy, discusses why lifelong learning should be a corporate priority, and lays out the health imperative for organizations. Our Insights

Levelling up in 2017

Seth Godin Blog

You might have noticed that the gym was a little less crowded this morning. It's only four days into the new year and most well-intentioned resolutions have already faded. Of course they have. You can't change an ingrained habit with just a few days of willpower.

Making a Sale in 2017

Martinka Consulting

Sales is relationship based and in the holiday season, the ultimate relationship season with friends and family, a good way to prepare for the start of 2017 is to get your marketing and sales plans implemented (marketing makes people aware of you, sales is what you do to determine if you can add value). The post Making a Sale in 2017 appeared first on Martinka Consulting.

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2017 exchange market: Pricing trends


Analysis of exchange premiums indicates that overall prices will continue to increase in 2017. Despite this, some consumers will see their premiums decline given the effect of government subsidies. Our Insights

Gender equality, employee experience and HCM compliance: the top-read posts of 2017

MBO Partners

This post , which references tips from Ceridian’s 2017 Pulse of Talent , highlights the need to update the traditional learning infrastructure to make learning part of the ongoing employee experience.

Best Business Books 2017: s+b's Top Shelf


Our picks for the best business books of 2017 in seven categories


What can we expect in China in 2017?


Provided geopolitical movement doesn’t derail his best laid predictions, Gordon Orr sees a year of slowing economic growth, headaches for multinationals, demographic anxiety, and buyer’s remorse for soccer tycoons. China


4 Leadership Trends 2017 – Are You Ready?

Cheryl Cran

There are four leadership trends coming in 2017 – are you ready? Are you ready to leverage technology in 2017? In 2017 employees are demanding recognition, A Gallup study shows that the most impactful recognition comes from the CEO and the executive level.

Top Independent Contractor Compliance Stories from 2017

MBO Partners

Independent contractor compliance: the top 7 stories from 2017


Best Business Books 2017 -- In Pictures


Our writers' selection of the year's best business book in seven categories


Economic Conditions Snapshot, June 2017: McKinsey Global Survey results


Global executives see geopolitical issues as a rising risk to growth, but they remain more buoyant than downbeat in their outlook for both the global and domestic economies. Our Insights

Economic Conditions Snapshot, December 2017: McKinsey Global Survey results


Respondents’ economic optimism and confidence in their companies’ prospects reach a year-long high, though overinflated asset prices are a growing concern. Our Insights

10 Top Places To Work in 2017 and Why

Cheryl Cran

Want to know the top ten places to work in 2017 and why? The post 10 Top Places To Work in 2017 and Why appeared first on Cheryl Cran.

Fight for $15: Nineteen States Increase Minimum Wage January 2017


Expect your costs of doing business will soar in 2017. 19 States Will Increase the Minimum Wage at the Start of 2017 , with two more states plus Washington D.C. Hello retailers, fast food restaurants, and employers in general. In over half the nation, population-wise, minimum wages hikes kick in this year. hiking mid-year. more…). Economics

McKinsey Quarterly 2017 Number 3: Overview and full issue


This issue of the Quarterly, available here as a PDF download, explores how digitization will shape global industries, discusses how to make better decisions, provides an action plan for workplace automation, and suggests ways for companies to improve HR. Our Insights

The Weekly Independent: December 18, 2017

MBO Partners

This is the December 18, 2017 edition News and notes for independent professionals and their clients.


Economic Conditions Snapshot, September 2017: McKinsey Global Survey results


At the country level, economic optimism has reached a six-year high in our latest survey. Globally, concerns over geopolitics and asset bubbles are on the rise. Our Insights

Speaking at Sage Summit in Melbourne, Australia

Ed Kless

On Consulting On Economics healing leadership innovation leadership sage sage summit sage summit 2017 technology

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5 Classic Marketing Mediums That Still Work in 2017

Tom Spencer

Life has changed drastically over the last several years, yet human beings have stayed inherently the same as they were thousands of years ago. The same things stimulate and excite our brain as they did when we were cavemen.

Best Business Books 2017: Innovation


This year's best business books on innovation offer insights into the way big data and new technologies are upending how we consider consumer needs and decision making.