Major Challenges Facing the Consulting Industry

QEmploy

This article will look into the consulting industries current pitfalls and future in terms of transparency and digitalization. A Brief on the Growth of the Global Consulting Industry. Year after year, the global consulting industry has faced signs of growth. Foreword.

How To Dominate Your Industry with Robin Fisher Roffer: Podcast #78

Consulting Success

Master storyteller and media brand strategist, Robin Fisher Roffer takes us into the power of storytelling to dominate your industry. How To Dominate Your Industry with Robin Fisher Roffer: Podcast #78 is a post from: Consulting Success. Nothing connects people with brands than stories.

The Growth of the Consulting Industry in the Nordics

QEmploy

The Nordic consulting industry has experienced a drastic increase in previous years. This astounding growth rate in the industry is ignited by the digital transformation and technological advances. This may be seen as a positive and negative for the consulting industry in the Nordics.

Redefining the power industry

McKinsey

Quick takes on the pressures posed by climate change—and potential responses. Insights on Sustainability

Growth dynamics in industrial robotics

McKinsey

In-depth research and a new qualitative survey suggest what’s shaping the global industrial-robotics space and how OEMs and systems integrators can help unleash the potential.

Does Industry Expertise Matter?

David A Fields

A question I was asked: I’ve read that industry experience isn’t supposed to be necessary to win clients, but I’ve lost projects to consultants who have more experience than me. How much does industry experience matter?

Healthcare Industry — The Rise of Vertical Integration

Tom Spencer

In recent years, players in the healthcare industry have strived to create more effective systems in order to improve overall patient outcomes.

AT Kearney Industry Hire

CaseInterview.com

I am an Industry hire - meaning I graduated from business school and worked in industry before making my way to consulting. Success Story: I am writing to thank you for your website's instruction and your emails. I recently received an Associate offer from A.T. Kearney and I accepted. I'm looking forward to my first day on XXXX. I only had two weeks to prepare and I immediately realized that was a very short time to study from scratch for my upcoming case interviews.

Drones Help New Industries Take Flight

Tom Spencer

Even though unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) have been around for a decent amount of time, we don’t see many in the sky or many industries using them yet.

Five Fifty: Industrial tech

McKinsey

What will happen when industrial companies fully apply digital, analytics, and IoT technologies to their businesses? An upsurge in innovation—and value. Digital Insights

How industrial incumbents can create new businesses

McKinsey

In the face of what can feel like nonstop threats from new entrants, incumbent industrial companies can create new businesses of their own that can mitigate the risk.

A guidebook for heavy industry's digital journey

McKinsey

Heavy industry has a lot to gain from the digital revolution. To capture the benefits, companies need the right kind of transformation plan. Insights on Operations

Asset Management – Industry Overview (Part 1 of 4)

Tom Spencer

The asset management industry is a steward of money provided by individuals and institutions, and manages this money in order to meet the unique return objectives of each client. Asset managers are institutions that ‘manage money’ on behalf of certain beneficiaries.

Brief History of the Consulting Industry

Tom Spencer

The management consulting industry, as we know it, originated in America. Booz was the first management consultancy to serve both industry and government clients. Management Consulting consulting history of the consulting industry(Source: Flickr ).

Five Fifty: The industry effect

McKinsey

The industry you compete in. What’s the single biggest determinant of how your company performs relative to others? Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights

Capturing value at scale in discrete manufacturing with Industry 4.0

McKinsey

The efforts of many companies to apply Industry 4.0 solutions are stuck in “pilot purgatory.” Determining where to focus and how to scale can help generate a meaningful, lasting impact. Advanced Electronics Insights

Sprinting to Value in Industry 4.0

BCG

To improve performance and gain a competitive edge, manufacturers must adopt the new digital industrial technologies that are collectively known as Industry 4.0. The value created by Industry 4.0 The race is on to adopt Industry 4.0. Focus Thursday, December 08, 2016.

Industrial “lighthouses” for tech-enabled transformations

McKinsey

For industrial companies, “lighthouse” sites that incorporate all applicable tech solutions can help organizations transition from trials to sustainable change. Advanced Electronics Insights

Marketing for Consultants Study (2019)

Consulting Success

Consulting Articles Consulting Industry Marketing Case Study Marketing for Consultants Marketing for Consultants SurveyHow do you get new consulting clients? Do you have a system in place for winning consulting projects? If you’re a consultant, you’re in the business of marketing.

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The coming shakeout in industrial distribution

McKinsey

And five keys to outperformance in the years ahead. Advanced Electronics Insights

How BCG, Bain & the Consulting Industry Got Started

CaseInterview.com

There's a great article in Bloomberg BusinessWeek that while several years old does a great job at discussing how the global strategy consulting industry got started, why Boston Consulting Group was founded, how Bain was a spinoff of BCG, and how Bain Capital was a spinoff of Bain. Note: The article begins by describing Mitt Romney's 2012 US presidential campaign, but by the middle of the first page discusses the history of the strategy consulting industry.).

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158: Peggy Smedley—What Lies Ahead For The Construction Industry?

On the Brink Podcast

This spring, I was a guest on Peggy Smedley’s ConstructechTV , a highly influential TV show about technology, blockchain and the construction industry. Hear how blockchain, IoT and big data are transforming our world !

Bain Case Interview Preparation Tips from an Industry Hire

CaseInterview.com

Below is a success story and case interview preparation tips I received from a new Bain consultant who was recruited as an industry hire. Bain Job Offer Reports bain industry hire bain offer case interview techniquesSuccess Story. After celebrating the Bain offer, I am finally debriefing you on my recruiting prep. Your videos and newsletter were just great. Thanks a lot again!

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Creating the Industrial Ecosystem

McKinsey

The day before the main event I was included in the Industry Analysts visit to the Siemens Technology Center, at Neuperlach in Munich. Siemens is in some highly competitive industrial markets. Getting the balance right is crucial for all Industrial digitally aware organizations.

Giants can dance: Agile organizations in asset-heavy industries

McKinsey

The agile revolution is sweeping across industries, and asset-heavy companies are taking note. We explore how and where they can capture the benefits of agility while preserving safety and assurance. Oil & Gas Insights

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Multiples analysis: Industry labels don’t matter, performance does

McKinsey

Our research highlights the variability of multiples within and across industries and refutes the idea that there is a shortcut to higher valuation. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights

Managing industrials’ commodity-price risk

McKinsey

Industrial companies can hedge an ever-increasing number of commodities, but effective hedging requires a comprehensive approach. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas

Surviving in a Procyclical Industry

Tom Spencer

Management consulting is a service industry that earns its keep by serving large organisations – corporate, non-profit and government. For more information on the management consulting industry, download “ The HUB’s Guide to Management Consulting “ ].

Women in the food industry

McKinsey

We look closely at employee experiences as well as policies and programs the industry has implemented to promote diversity. Where does the sector stand when it comes to gender equality?

Why industrials should pursue a tech-enabled transformation now

McKinsey

Shifting market dynamics and rising competition compel industrial companies to overhaul their organizations to harness technology. Advanced Electronics Insights

Ralph Hamers on Disrupting the Banking Industry

BCG

Video Tuesday, September 20, 2016. Founded in 1991, ING is a global financial services company with more than 52,000 employees in over 40 countries. The bank’s stated purpose: “Empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business.”

Four futures for the container transport industry

McKinsey

Does disruption loom for the industry that underpins global trade? McKinsey and TT Club imagine four possible futures for container transport. Insights on Travel, Transport & Logistics

How smart platforms can crack the complexity challenge in project industries

McKinsey

Modular platform strategies—originally developed and used by high-volume automotive players—can drive value in complex, project-based industries as well.

BlockChain: Opportunities for the Consulting Industry

Tom Spencer

How is it going to disrupt industries? . Eliminating the third party may sound like a small change, but it means disrupting entire industries like banks, law firms and public sector organizations who largely exist in order to act as intermediaries. Potential Opportunities for the Consulting Industry. Business models of incumbents in industries like banking might change entirely in order to survive the disruption created by blockchain. What is Blockchain?

Mapping heavy industry’s digital-manufacturing opportunities

McKinsey

Manufacturing digitization could boost heavy-industry profit margins by three to five points—but only if people can make the new technologies work at scale. The first article in a new series looks at the opportunity and the sector’s progress. Insights on Operations

There is no 'the industry'

Seth Godin Blog

It's easy to say that, "the industry is to blame," or "the industry doesn't understand this.". There is no industry, no economy, no market. But because no one is charge, because there's no coherent enforcement method, this is merely a shorthand.

From heavy industry to modern tech hub

McKinsey

Negotiating an economic transition is complicated. The experience of Jinan offers five lessons for other Chinese cities. Public Sector Insights