A weaponized marketing asset from Chris Mercer

Rod Burkert

Coming later this month … Chris Mercer is at it again. The post A weaponized marketing asset from Chris Mercer appeared first on rod burkert. He’s written another book – his second about buy-sell agreements – and I got to review an advance copy.

Moving Past the Decentralization vs. Centralization Debate

Kates Kesler

A recent survey of clients conducted by Mercer earlier this year focused on the types of organization change that business … Blog

Example Companies Involved with Behavioral Economics

Steve Shu Consulting

Mercer: Personalised Pension Videos. Here are some firms and practice groups in the behavioral science and economics space: Behavioral Insights Team – Home – Behavioural Insights Team. BEworks – Home – BEworks. BeSmart at Boston Consulting Group.

Is Behavioral Economics Used in Business?

Steve Shu Consulting

Mercer UK – Personalised Pension Videos. This post is reproduced from an answer that I wrote on Quora to the question posed to me, “Is Behavioral Economics Actually Used in Business?”

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Oliver Wyman interview preparation: the inside story

Management Consulted

Like Mercer, Oliver Wyman is a subsidiary of parent company Marsh & McLennan Companies, who also own Lippincott, NERA Economic Consulting, and other businesses. In the meantime, Marsh & McLennan was creating Mercer; in 1975, Mercer was developed as the human resources consulting arm of Marsh & McLennan. Marsh & McLennan and Mercer were now functioning as united, but distinct, firms. In short – MMC formed Mercer. Mercer buys Oliver Wyman.

Are you still row, row, rowing your boat? How to 10x your goals: the trick, the example, the proof.

Rod Burkert

Chris Mercer – QMDM; books. This is a follow up to my last video … about how to get stuff done. And I offer this analogy when it comes to getting BIG STUFF done. We imagine ourselves in a rowboat. To get anywhere, WE have to row. To get anywhere of consequence, WE have to row HARDER or LONGER.

2015 Management Consulting Salaries – Undergraduate, MBA, Interns and More

Management Consulted

Mercer. Mercer Undergraduate Salary. Mercer MBA Salary. Welcome to our Consulting Salary post – the kickoff to 2015!

2014 Management Consulting Salaries – Undergraduate, MBA, Interns and More

Management Consulted

Mercer. Mercer Signing Bonus: DNK Base: $60,000 based on 40 hour work week Relocation: DNK Performance Bonus: no bonus, instead paid time and a half for all hours over 40 - – - – - Total compensation: Variable Retirement: DNK. Mercer Signing Bonus: DNK. Welcome, welcome to 2014.

So I got this phone call from the AICPA …

Rod Burkert

Other than Damodaran’s and Mercer’s blogs (and mine!), Greetings from Iowa … we are getting some routine service work done at the Winnebago factory. Along with the work we had done at my in-laws in Wisconsin, we will be in tip-top shape – inside and out – for our continued travels.

Top 10 Universities in Canada for Management Consulting

Management Consulted

Evidence of this is seen in the fact that none of the MBB firms have an office in Vancouver although several other firms like Accenture , Deloitte , Ernst & Young, Mercer , PwC do. Are you one of our hyper-focused high schoolers that’s considering a career in business?

2016 Management Consulting Salaries – Undergraduate, MBA, Interns and More

Management Consulted

Mercer. Mercer Undergraduate Salary Signing Bonus: $3,000 Base: $62,000 Relocation: $2,000 Performance Bonus: No bonus, instead paid time and a half for hours over 40/week – – – – – Total Compensation: $67,000 + overtime. Mercer MBA Salary Signing Bonus: $20,000 Base: $87,000 Performance Bonus: up to $17,400 (20% of base) – – – – – Total Compensation: up to $124,400.

Is Your Plan for Talent Working?

LSA Global

According to Mercer, half of executives predict at least one in five roles in their organization will cease to exist by 2022. Is Your Talent Ready? Is your plan for talent ready for what your business will face tomorrow?

Firing on all 4 pillars: How to excel at BVFLS practice development

Rod Burkert

Think of Damodaran, Fannon, Grabowski, Hitcher, Mercer, Pratt, Trugman and other titans in our profession. Greetings from South Dakota. The RV is resting just outside of Rapid City where Amy is holding down the fort while I attend and speak at the NACVA conference in Las Vegas.

Top 10 Consulting Firms in Boston

Management Consulted

Mercer : Mercer’s Boston office is located at 99 High Street, Boston, MA 02110. Founded in 1975 and headquartered in New York, Mercer is a $3B company. Mercer offers a wide range of human resources-related consulting, investment management, and outsourcing services for companies around the world. Mercer Boston is a great place for working parents – the top management provide support with work-life balance opportunities.

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

Management Consulted

Mercer Undergraduate Salary. Mercer MBA/Grad Salary. Welcome to 2017!

NERA Economic Consulting Interviews – Moving Up in a Down Economy

Management Consulted

NERA Economic Consulting is a subsidiary of parent company Marsh & McLennan Companies, a Fortune 500 company in the diversified financial industry who also owns a number of firms including Mercer , a HR Consulting firm, and Oliver Wyman , one of our Top 10 Financial/Strategy Consulting firms. Women Making a Difference (Marsh and Mercer women in Pittsburgh) . More Firm Profiles in the Marsh & McLennan Companies: Mercer . NERA ECONOMIC CONSULTING.

Rethinking Employee Engagement

1 to 1

According to Mercer, Towers Watson, and other human resources firms, salary increases for employees are expected to rise 3.0 As we race towards 2016 and the U.S. labor market continues to gain strength, industry observers are forecasting an upsurge among employees who jump ship from their workplaces. Strictly from a compensation standpoint, an increase in employee turnover is understandable.

Buck Consultants Firm Profile

Management Consulted

Kearney, Mercer, E&Y, Bates White, or PwC. BUCK CONSULTANTS. Today, we highlight another one of those consulting firms you may never have heard of – yet another reason why MC is here! Insightful Thinking. Real-world solutions. That’s what Buck Consultants stands for – driving thinking-real-world solutions.

Towers Watson Consulting Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Tip : If you are at a firm like Towers Watson or Mercer and wanting to move to more general management consulting, diversify your projects and client base! TOWERS WATSON CONSULTING. Today’s expose highlights the world’s largest employee-benefits consulting firm.

Back in the Saddle, Just in the Nick of Time


Ally isn’t expected to start offering risky products the way GMAC did, according to Jeff Davis at Mercer Capital. Need to Do Something “ But they’ve got to do something, because they won’t make a decent return if the business is limited to making car loans ,” said Jeff Davis at Mercer Capital. For those looking for a bit of humor this weekend, here's an article for the "just in the nick of time" bucket.

Hay Group Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Acing the Mercer Interview. HAY GROUP CONSULTING. In this firm profile, we do a deep dive into Philadelphia-based Hay Group, a darling in the boutique organizational consulting realm. A global firm with a very interesting history, they’re known for motivating, developing and training their clients’ staff as well as the for research they carry out on the companies they work with. Basically, they’re HR and research gurus, and it all comes down to their founding father, Edward N.

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Top 10 Consulting Firms in Washington, DC

Management Consulted

Oliver Wyman has a great brand name in the financial services domain, but many times you have to refer to Mercer Management Consulting (the big brother of Oliver Wyman under the Marsh & McLennon family of companies) to get recognition in the management consulting arena – an uphill battle, especially inside the Beltway. We just love bringing you good reads, and today our spotlight turns to top consulting firms in one of our favorite cities in the U.S. – Washington, DC.

PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Management Consulted

Mercer University. PWC INTERVIEW AND CULTURE. PwC is an absolute behemoth – prestigious, mystical, and totally confusing to the outside observer.

BearingPoint Interview Preparation – Mystery or History?

Management Consulted

Related Firm Profiles: Mercer. BearingPoint Interview and Culture. BearingPoint started at the height of the consulting boom years in the late 1990s, and was a part of KPMG’s worldwide consulting practice. However, after the ENRON scandal erupted, SOX restructured the consulting industry, and BearingPoint battled to find its own way in the world, the firm struggled with its independence from its Big 4 parent.

Obamacare Showdown: Missouri Bill to Gut Obamacare, Ban Penalties, Ban Healthcare Exchange; How Would Obama Respond?


If enough states act, we are on the way to a constitutional showdown over Obamacare. The Washington Times reports Missouri bill would gut Obamacare Next month, the Missouri Senate will consider a bill which would effectively cripple the implementation of the Affordable Care Act within the state. Following the lead of South Carolina, where lawmakers are fast-tracking House Bill 3101 in 2014, and Georgia, where HB707 was recently introduced by Rep. Jason Spencer, Missouri State Senator John T.

Provision in Obamacare Likely to Force Up Cost of Many Family Plans


About 6% of employers ban coverage for spouses who can get it elsewhere, and another 6% impose an explicit surcharge for covering a spouse, according to Mercer. In an ongoing trend, unrelated to Obamacare, companies have been passing on more and more healthcare costs to employees. However, an ACA gotcha has impacted the way costs are passed on, with families taking a bigger hit than individuals at many companies. Please consider Companies Prepare to Pass More Health Costs to Workers.

Launch of The Consulting Bible – your secret weapon in today’s economy

Management Consulted

Through my resume editing and interview preparation , I’ve helped 50+ people land interviews and offers in the consulting world (including such esteemed firms as McKinsey, BCG, and Mercer). Do you stumble when asked why you want to do consulting?

Why Women Aren’t Making It to the Top of Financial Services Firms

Harvard Business

As a result, women’s prospects are significantly worse in financial services than in other sectors, A recent study conducted by our sister company Mercer discovered. Financial institutions have been employers of women for decades: historically as tellers, secretaries, and junior administrative staff. In the 1980s, however, pioneering women began moving into management roles and into frontline business areas, such as investment banking.

The Consulting Bible – Dominate Your McKinsey, Bain and BCG Fit and Consulting Case Interviews

Management Consulted

We’ve helped 1600+ people land interviews and offers in the consulting world (including such esteemed firms as McKinsey, Bain, BCG, Deloitte and Mercer). Do you stumble when asked why you’d be a great consultant?

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