New research conducted by global management consulting firm Booz & Company strikes down the notion that misreading, ignoring or de-emphasizing the market, customers and other external forces is what gets most big companies into trouble.
The global partners of Booz & Company, a management consulting firm, have voted overwhelmingly to approve a combination with UK-based PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a professional services firm.
The two organizations announced
The total direct and indirect cost of the most common non-communicable diseases (NCDs) for the GCC will be close to $36 billion in 2013 – one and a half times official healthcare spending, a report said.
The economic develop
Sustainable company performance is driven by the extent to which corporations are able to link their strategic and cost and resources agendas, a report said.
“Since the 2008 economic crisis, when many firms had to slash cost
While digitization provided a $193 billion boost to world economic output and created six million jobs globally in 2011, the effects of the growing technologies are uneven across countries and sectors, a report said.
Out of the GCC’s current and planned $590 billion oil and gas sector investments only 17 to 20 per cent of the value will be captured by the local economies, said a report by global management consulting firm Booz & Company.
GCC firms that tap into a base of talented national women that is well-educated and eager to join the workforce will get a long-term competitive edge and also assume a key role in shaping the future of women in the region, said an expert.
Successful hospital supply chain management (SCM) will can help alleviate the rising hospital costs, while helping to improve patient care, experts from Booz & Company revealed.
“In the Mena region, healthcare accounted for 3 to 5 perc
A majority of company executives believe their companies lack “coherence” and struggle to set a clear and differentiating strategy, said a recent survey by Booz & Company.
Over 64 per cent of the executives said their biggest frustrati