Wednesday, November 11th 2020
This week in
How is the Professional Services Industry facing the current crisis?
This week’s must read
In the midst of the pandemic, professional services are one of the three top-performing sectors, along with technology, media & telecoms, and oil & gas. Nevertheless, they have to adjust their business strategies to rapidly changing market conditions and client behaviors. In this article, the authors explore the pandemic’s impact and how firms can continue to thrive despite the economic uncertainty.
This Week’s Must Read is an insight piece from Grant Thornton about how professional services firms have responded to the pandemic.
In this podcast, Fiona Czerniawska and Fergus Blair from Source Global Research explore the pandemic’s potential impact on the professional services sector and what could be done during this challenging period.
Despite Covid negatively impacting most consulting businesses, almost half of them expect revenue to increase in the next 12 months. An interesting report that reveals, among other things, why the partners of the top 10% of consulting businesses charge more than double the average charge-out rates for partners.
Digital technologies have created disruption across the professional services industry. In the current pandemic environment, firms need to address their digital strategy to remain competitive and deliver and exceed the value their clients are accustomed to receiving. Here are five areas firms should consider to incorporate emerging technologies into their organization.
This week’s Consulting News
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This week’s media
AdvicePeriod Principal Larry Miles discusses his book “It’s That Simple: How to Build the Professional Service Firm of the Future” and how AdvicePeriod is reinventing wealth management.
Consulting sourcing tips
There are several markers that define the “Consulting DNA” of a company: the obvious capability & industry experience, but also the footprint, culture, and delivery model. On this week’s Smart consulting Sourcing podcast, I tell you how to qualify a consulting...
The first question is not "do I need a consultant?" Instead ask yourself: do I have an urgent problem? If yes, find your best understanding of the issue and why it needs a solution. Then ask yourself: what kind of consultant can solve this issue? Another way to put it...
As an executive, you're probably used to making quick decisions. Given the amount of work that you have to do, you can't afford to dither. Is it worth your time to organize a competition when choosing your consultants? On this week’s Smart consulting Sourcing podcast,...
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