Deloitte: Top 10 Technology Trends, 2014

Consultants Mind

Deloitte published its 5th annual Top 10 technology trends recently here. How do these technology trends apply to your clients, your … Continue reading → Consultant Consulting Deloitte Innovation Management consulting Technology Trends It’s 137 pages, but very readable. Even if you don’t specialize in technology (I don’t), it’s important to stay relevant.

BCG: Nine trends shaping Tech M&A

Consultants Mind

BCG goes one step… Read More » The post BCG: Nine trends shaping Tech M&A appeared first on Consultant's Mind. The BCG 2017 M&A report has a great subtitle here (3Mb pdf) called the Technology Takeover. BCG notes that 30% of 2016 M&A involved the acquisition of technology companies (no surprise), of which 70% were from outside the technology sector (surprise). In sum, every industry is rapidly acquiring, morphing, and becoming technology companies.

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Five trends of future working

SkillQuo

This information on an individual can then be grouped in cohorts/clusters to draw correlations/trends on a group of individuals and their belief system, purchasing behavior, and political affiliations. Share This: The post Five trends of future working appeared first on SkillQuo Blog.

Review: Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends 2016

Consultants Mind

Deloitte 2016 Global Human Capital Trends was released here (5.6Mb). The 10 trends are shown below by ranking of importance. ” This trend will likely only continue as companies put a premium on speed, agility, and flexibility.

Podcast Interview on 401(k) Plans and Behavioral Finance Trends

Steve Shu Consulting

Thanks to Rick Unser for having me recently on his 401(k) Fridays podcast. This interview is geared toward defined contribution plan sponsors and those closely related with this segment of the market (e.g., advisors, consultants, recordkeepers, investment only).

Kevin Kelly: Inevitable Technology Trends #1 and #2

Consultants Mind

It’s written by Kevin Kelly, co-founder of Wired magazine, and does an amazing job of explaining what artificial intelligence (AI) is, what it is becoming, and… Read More » The post Kevin Kelly: Inevitable Technology Trends #1 and #2 appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Started reading The Inevitable: 12 Technological Forces that Will Shape Our Future (affiliate link). I am only on page 83, and I have already bought 9 copies for friends.

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2019 global insurance trends and forecasts

McKinsey

Our 2019 analysis of McKinsey’s Global Insurance Pools database offers a detailed look at global insurance trends, with analysis by region and line of business. Insights on Financial Services

Chasing The Trend

Tom Spencer

MANY FIRMS and many people live their lives by chasing the trend. They then chase the trend in an attempt to ride the wave of prosperity and capture some of the growth, glory and profits for themselves. A key problem though with “chasing the trend” as a way of thinking and as an approach to business is that it is fundamentally unbalanced. After all is said and done, you may end up being part of the trend. Is Not A Strategy.

3 Trends in Human Behaviour Impacting The Future of Work

Cheryl Cran

One of the major aspects of being future ready as a leader, team or entrepreneur is to keep an ear to the ground as to trends or signals of shifts in human behavior. Here are 3 Trends that can help you to anticipate the future and ‘create the solutions’.

The trends transforming mobility’s future

McKinsey

A handful of trends will largely determine the benefits—and costs—for business and society. Mobility as we know it is about to change. Automotive & Assembly Insights

Asset Management – Recent Trends (Part 4 of 4)

Tom Spencer

Here are some trends that would be good to keep on top of. However, given that stocks are starting to move in tandem due to this trend, the opportunity to outperform using active management will become easier in time.

3 Work Trends for 2018

Cheryl Cran

The trends that are impacting 2018 include how we work, the what and the why of work and the technology impact. Check out this week’s video on the 3 trends/focus for 2018. What do you see as the trends in your workplace for 2018 ?

Five trends shaping the future of Medicaid

McKinsey

Five trends are likely to affect how the program will change over the next five to ten years. The Medicaid program has experienced significant changes since 2010, when the Affordable Care Act was passed.

Future of Work Trends 2019

Cheryl Cran

Take a look at our Future of Work Trends 2019. The post Future of Work Trends 2019 appeared first on NextMapping. What’s next for the future of work ? 2018 was a year of much upheaval and change in global politics and world events.

3 Work Trends for 2018

Cheryl Cran

The trends that are impacting 2018 include how we work, the what and the why of work and the technology impact. Check out this week’s video on the 3 trends/focus for 2018. What do you see as the trends in your workplace […].

Three Trends Changing the Way We Work

MBO Partners

Here are three trends disrupting the way we work Emerging technologies, changing worker preferences, a strong economy, and a tight job market have converged to shape the current workforce landscape.

Synergy and disruption: Ten trends shaping fintech

McKinsey

As the fintech landscape continues to evolve, a look at the newest developments from across the globe. Insights on Financial Services

Surprising Trends in Consulting Compensation

Women in Consulting

This survey reveals the overall trends in consulting revenues and compensation, as well as the best practices of the top-earning (top 20%) consultants. Because WIC does this survey annually, the researchers can track trends over time.

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Trends vs. Fads

Seth Godin Blog

A trend, on the other hand, satisfies a different human need. A trend gains power over time, because it's not merely part of a moment, it's a tool, a connector that will become more valuable as other people commit to engaging in it. A fad is popular because it's popular.

Ten trends redefining enterprise IT infrastructure

McKinsey

The IT infrastructure landscape is evolving rapidly. What will it look like in 2020? Our Insights

Trend Watching 2018 The Year of Convergence

Cheryl Cran

The post Trend Watching 2018 The Year of Convergence appeared first on NextMapping. Blog business trends future of work leadership trends predictions for 2018 business predictions for 2018 leaders technology trends 20182017 was a big year!

Five Trends Transforming China’s Consumer Economy

BCG

Here are five demographic, social, and technological trends that will keep the boom alive. Infographic Friday, July 22, 2016 China’s consumer market is likely to remain one of the world’s greatest growth opportunities in the years ahead—even if its economy continues to cool.

Ten trends for the fashion industry to watch in 2019

McKinsey

What issues matter for brands and retailers most in the coming months? Retail Insights

The Great Eight: Trillion Dollar Growth Trends (Bain)

Consultants Mind

Bain reviews eight global trends that will each generate a $ trillion+ of growth. Bain & Company is known for big thinking. This 44 page report is no exception. Trillion with a T. Look at the concepts below, and you … Continue reading → Graphics Learning Analysis bain Consulting Economics Graphs Management consulting PowerPoint Visualization Waterfall chart

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Trend Watching 2018 The Year of Convergence

Cheryl Cran

What we are going to see for trends in 2018 has a theme which is ‘convergence’ the melding of science/health/technology at a higher level than we have seen as a human collective. The post Trend Watching 2018 The Year of Convergence appeared first on Cheryl Cran. 2017 was a big year!

Trends in electric-vehicle design

McKinsey

What did we learn from a teardown and benchmarking of ten EV models? Our Insights

Ten trends shaping the Internet of Things business landscape

McKinsey

Experience working on the Internet of Things indicates where the value lies. Digital Insights

Top Employee Engagement Trends for 2018

LSA Global

Top Employee Engagement Trends for 2018. The Top Employee Engagement Trends for 2018. To learn more about how to use these top employee engagement trends for 2018, download The 10 Most Powerful Ways to Boost Employee Engagement.

What’s in Store for Consulting Industry Trends in 2017?

SkillQuo

In analyzing events that have recently occurred, some trends are apparent. Below is an examination of some key consulting trends that 2017 may bring. One especially welcome trend may be the increase in the hiring of consultants within 2016.

Five Independent Workforce Trends Impacting the Future of Work

MBO Partners

Learn about the preferences and trends impacting today’s most in-demand independent professionals, and implications for your independent workforce strategy

Consumer sentiment around the world: Trending upward

McKinsey

In many countries, consumers felt less financial pressure in 2016 than they did the year before. Our Insights

4 Leadership Trends 2017 – Are You Ready?

Cheryl Cran

There are four leadership trends coming in 2017 – are you ready? Leadership Trend #2 – Employee recognition will be where the rubber meets the road with talent retention. Leadership Trend #3 – There is no going back. The post 4 Leadership Trends 2017 – Are You Ready?

Customers Steer Digital Trends Driving Retail Bank Transformation

BCG

Article Tuesday, May 10, 2016. The return of economic growth to many of the world's markets, albeit at different rates, should help to boost the overall outlook for retail banking.

Bain & Co: Management tool and trends 2011 survey

Consultants Mind

Bain & Co conducts a survey every few years on how executives use management tools. Unsurprisingly, these are the exact tools that management consultants often use when coaching, prodding, and helping executive think about their business. If you want to … Continue reading → Consultant bain Best Practices Consulting Executives Operations Resources Strategy Survey Tools

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Mobility trends: What’s ahead for automotive semiconductors

McKinsey

New mobility trends are diversifying demand for automotive semiconductors. Here’s what companies. need to know about new opportunities. Our Insights

4 Leadership Trends You Can Put Into Practice for 2019

Cheryl Cran

There are 4 leadership trends you can put into practice for 2019. The post 4 Leadership Trends You Can Put Into Practice for 2019 appeared first on NextMapping.

Analyzing start-up and investment trends in the mobility ecosystem

McKinsey

How can companies identify—and source—the technologies that will be critical for crafting a strategy to keep up in the shifting automotive landscape? Our Insights