What the Companies on the Right Side of the Digital Business Divide Have in Common

Harvard Business

In just a few years digital technology has connected an ever-growing number of people, sensors, and devices. While some have invested significantly in technology, operational, and cultural changes, others are lagging behind. Other financial and operating indicators showed similar disparities. The best-performing companies stated they have technology budgets on par with digital laggards; the average IT spend as a percentage of revenue was 3.5%

Why Are We Still Classifying Companies by Industry?

Harvard Business

Over the past five years, Apple and Google have made significant moves in the automotive, healthcare, media, and smart home markets, among many others. They have expanded far beyond the “Information Technology” tag attached to them by GICS. Today, technology is just a standard part of corporate infrastructure, like operations or marketing. But Information Technology doesn’t seem like the right category to group them into.


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Prepare Your Workforce for the Automation Age

Harvard Business

The internet has dramatically changed the way companies operate. Harnessing the power of machine learning and other technologies. But companies will only be able to realize productivity gains from these new operating models if they skillfully manage the soft side of their automation transformation—the people in what will be a vastly different organization. The lessons to date on driving digitization and robotics suggest operating on a dual track.

Why Process Is U.S. Health Care’s Biggest Problem

Harvard Business

A lot of money has been spent on information technology in health care with little to show for it. When it comes to change, the technology is the easiest part. Health care technology is very effective when it is used to support a well-designed care process. How technology is changing the design and delivery of care. Not only is that time-consuming (contributing to physician burnout), but it also greatly increases the chances of missing important information.

IBM Consulting Interviews: Navigating the IBM GBS Maze

Management Consulted

It should be no surprise since they have been the birthplace of many technological advances, were one of the founders of the entire personal computer industrial revolution, and now are leaders in new software platforms, hardware infrastructure and workplace equality. Recognizing client’s needs for help managing IT operations and resources, IBM Vice President Robert M. These services focused on business management and information technology. Automotive.

A.T. Kearney Interview & Culture

Management Consulted

Now known to be THE best sourcing, procurement and operations consulting firm in the world, A.T. Kearney becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of EDS in September, nearly doubling in size and vastly expanding its industry expertise and information technology capabilities. Operations. Kearney works collaboratively with companies to transform their operations in order to gain unprecedented competitive advantage. Automotive. Technology.

Oliver Wyman interview preparation: the inside story

Management Consulted

After building a successful model in financial services, Oliver Wyman expanded to offer pure strategy consulting services to non-financial services groups and now has 2 internal divisions that operate relatively independently. The firm offers consulting services including strategy, operations, risk management, organizational transformation, and leadership development. The different practices of Oliver Wyman include: Automotive. Communications, Media, and Technology.

FTI Consulting Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Originally founded in 1982 by Dan Luczak as “Forensic Technologies International Ltd., Luczak pioneered solutions at the intersection of law, communications and technology that affected not only the cases he was involved in, but the industry itself. 2000: FTI provided trial graphics and courtroom presentation technology for the highly publicized Bush vs. Gore case to resolve presidential election results. Litigation technology. Technology. Automotive.

Brews, News and Booz & Company: Interview and Culture Insights

Management Consulted

The firm sold a majority stake in the US government business for $2.45B to the Carlyle Group (Booz Allen Hamilton) and Booz & Company, owned and operated as a partnership, assumed the commercial strategy role. Operations and Logistics. Information Technology. Automotive. Technology. Booz & Company Interview and Culture. So you have a Booz & Company interview coming up, and you want to be the best candidate they see? We agree!

Deflation Will Return: Europe First, Then US; Global Supply Arbitrage


Today''s information technology allows a multinational company to position research, marketing, finance and managerial jobs to anywhere. They accounted for more than 27 percent of loans for new vehicles in the first half of the year, the highest proportion since Experian Automotive began tracking the data in 2007. Technology, Education, Medical Expenses Competition in electronics, computers, and even computer storage is intense.

18 of the Top 20 Tech Companies Are in the Western U.S. and Eastern China. Can Anywhere Else Catch Up?

Harvard Business

But as the digital revolution continues to spark widespread disruption in other industries — automotive, financial services, health care, and retail — who will win? Most of the digital giants in both countries are investing in artificial intelligence and other technologies that will facilitate their entry into yet other industries. In many cases, as with Skype, the size of the European operation shrank after the acquisition. CliqueImages/Getty Images.