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  1. August 2, 2015

    Feedback: The death of annual performance reviews

    Lucy Kellaway last week applauded Accenture’s decision to end annual performance reviews, saying such appraisals...

  2. July 26, 2015

    A blast of common sense frees staff from appraisals

    Last week I did the most unexpectedly uplifting thing I’d done in ages. I was in need of cheering as I’d just sat...

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  1. June 21, 2015

    Corporate diary: June 22 — June 26

    Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters....

  2. FT Alphaville

    June 8, 2015

    Techcrunch discovers finance may be technological

    If you ever needed proof that California-based techies live in a bubble of self-deluded superciliousness, where (to...

  3. May 28, 2015

    Branding offers staff a higher purpose

    As they cruise the travelators and walk the terminals, passengers at London’s Heathrow airport will notice that, along...

  4. April 21, 2015

    How futures trading could crash stocks

    The US equity market ‘flash crash’ of May 6 2010 has long highlighted the pronounced link between futures exchange...

  5. April 21, 2015

    UK trader arrested over 2010 flash crash

    A UK futures trader operating out of a suburban house under the approach path to Heathrow airport is due in a London...

  6. March 26, 2015

    Red Hat tops S&P 500 after strong quarter

    Red Hat was the best performing stock on the benchmark S&P 500 after topping fourth-quarter earnings expectations. The...

  7. February 9, 2015

    Insead brings online learning to customised courses

    Insead has become the latest top-notch business schools to move into online learning, but as befits the business school...

  8. January 28, 2015

    The digi-teens: the next generation switches on

    Employers seem to have been complaining for ever that the latest batches of university and school leavers are not...

  9. January 22, 2015

    Poland draws big banks for ‘nearsourcing’

    With its quaint 13th-century market square, meandering canals and botanical gardens, Wroclaw bears little resemblance...

  10. beyondbrics

    November 21, 2014

    Guest post: EM can join the shale gas revolution

    By Melissa Stark, Accenture A lot has been written about the shale gas and oil boom in the US and why that model cannot...

  11. November 20, 2014

    Connected cars raise privacy and safety worries

    The car used to be one of the purchases that said the most about you. Today, it might be better to think of it as the...

  12. November 16, 2014

    Healthcare market opens with few hitches

    The Obama administration’s healthcare marketplace opened without a major hitch at the weekend, avoiding the website...

  13. November 10, 2014

    Engaging the next generation of talent is the big challenge for consultancy firms

    Technological advances and an ageing workforce are changing the nature of work – and with it the recruitment patterns...

  14. November 10, 2014

    Dissolving of boundaries lets in more consultancy competitors

    When Grant Thornton wanted to devise its latest global strategy, the accounting and advisory group did not call in a...

  15. November 10, 2014

    Opinion divided over consulting firms’ dedicated online teams

    As companies feel the impact of digital developments on their brands, consulting firms are forming internal teams or...

  16. November 9, 2014

    Women in Business – Shruti Malani Krishnan

    Shruti Malani Krishnan is an MBA graduate of London Business School and director of Powr of You, a personal data...

  17. MBA blog

    November 4, 2014

    What consultants say about being a consultant

      I was very lucky to be invited to LinkedIn’s London offices last week, for a consulting employer panel event hosted...

  18. MBA blog

    September 10, 2014

    Is an EMBA worth its hefty price tag?

    In October the FT will publish its 2014 Executive MBA magazine and, as part of our research, we would like to hear your...

  19. beyondbrics

    August 27, 2014

    South Korea leads in ditching bank branches

    A surge in the popularity of automated banking services in South Korea has slashed the number of people who still use...

  20. July 21, 2014

    Tech Beat: The new Markits

    Market infrastructure providers are providing venture capital to start-ups as senior banking executives accept a...

  21. July 13, 2014

    Students opt for internships with impact

    Creating marketing plans for Afghan artisans, enhancing nutrition in African food and developing healthcare in the...

  22. MBA blog

    July 10, 2014

    MBA Jobs clinic

    This is the transcript of the Live Blog session ending at 15:13 on 10 Jul 2014.Welcome to the Financial Times MBA Jobs...

  23. June 26, 2014

    Rebound in demand lifts Accenture

    Accenture , the global technology and outsourcing company, reported solid performance on Thursday driven by a rebound...

  24. June 9, 2014

    Management consultants go digital to profit from growth

    Britain’s management consultants are turning themselves into digital specialists to profit from companies gearing up...

  25. May 30, 2014

    Corporate citizens of the world owe fealty to us all

    The head of a British multinational declared this week that he opposed the idea of companies that exist “somewhere in...

  26. May 26, 2014

    Young people open to alternative banking

    A Google or Walmart bank would be attractive to a large slice of young consumers, according to a survey that also shows...

  27. April 23, 2014

    Social Intrapreneurism and All That Jazz

    Social Intrapreneurism and All That Jazz: How business innovators are helping to build a more sustainable world, by...

  28. Business Blog

    April 3, 2014

    Booz & Strategy & the chequered history of consultancy rebranding

    PwC/Booz's new 'amper-brand'... Cesare Mainardi, chief executive of Booz & Company, has a ready explanation for the...

  29. March 27, 2014

    Accenture tumbles on consulting slump

    Accenture fell at its sharpest pace in nine months after executives cautioned that the technology and outsourcing...

  30. March 13, 2014

    Women ‘will win more board roles’

    The pressure to have more women on boards seems to be paying off. Seven in 10 respondents in an Accenture worldwide...

  31. February 18, 2014

    Mondelez set for new cost-control strategy

    Mondelez has hired Accenture to help it implement a severe cost-control budgeting system championed by 3G Capital, the...

  32. The World

    January 24, 2014

    From the tech backlash to Rouhani being the real deal: Lionel Barber's 5 Davos takeaways

    I arrived in VIP-full Davos with one prediction in mind: 2014 will be the year the world returns to normality or at...

  33. The World

    January 22, 2014

    Davos view: Don't get too confident about Eurozone prospects

    By Gillian Tett Just in case anyone was starting to feel too relaxed or cheerful about the outlook for the Eurozone,...

  34. January 19, 2014

    UBS to outsource fixed income trading platform

    UBS has struck two deals to outsource most of its fixed income trading platform in a radical step highlighting the...

  35. December 23, 2013

    Booz & Co approves plan to merge with PwC

    Partners at Booz & Co, the consulting group, have approved a plan to merge with PwC. The deal, proposed in October,...

  36. December 5, 2013

    The Timewise Power Part Time List

    In alphabetical order by company name: Fiona Gibson Managing director of Products UKI, client account lead for...

  37. December 3, 2013

    Enterprise apps: Employees sign up with the company store

    By 2017, one in four organisations will have deployed an enterprise app store, where employees can download...

  38. November 19, 2013

    Green developments: Work gathers speed on sustainable alternatives

    The car as we know it is not so much hurtling towards a crossroads as cautiously approaching a big, confusing...

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