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Deloitte Business Analytics

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    Please note that this will be our last post on this RSS feed. To stay on top of business analytics related news, follow @DeloitteBA on Twitter. To keep receiving updates from Deloitte via RSS, sign up for our U.S. feed.We also invite you to explore…
    - 14 Jun 13, 10:05am -
  • Workforce retention analytics
    Our workforce retention analytics tool uses advanced analytics that can predict turnover risk at the individual level and can also provide senior executives the lead time they need to address retention challenges and keep their leading performers.
    - 6 Jun 13, 8:12am -
  • Analytics answers
    In our newest blog post, "Analytics answers," Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Casey Graves discusses how analytics help businesses imagine and architect, then re-imagine and re-architect, creative solutions.
    - 30 May 13, 11:45am -
  • Readmissions analyzer
    Our Readmissions Analyzer solution helps healthcare leaders harness the power of their data to prevent readmissions and manage costs more effectively.
    - 30 May 13, 11:44am -
  • Enterprise fraud and misuse management
    Many organizations across sectors have been victimized or may be vulnerable in some way to fraud, waste and abuse. Our Enterprise Fraud and Misuse Management solution provides the ability to screen transactional activity for evidence of fraud in rea…
    - 30 May 13, 11:43am -
  • Economic value analysis
    Economic value analysis allows health care leaders to establish their baselines in support of effectively evaluating the costs and benefits of alternative business and clinical models.
    - 22 May 13, 3:38pm -
  • Dynamic review
    Dynamic review employs a layered approach of filtering, analytics, text categorization and validation to inform decision-making, leading to better, more informed document review decisions.
    - 22 May 13, 3:37pm -
  • How does your data garden grow?
    In this Short Takes...on Analytics blog, "How does your data garden grow," Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Marcus Shingles discusses how organizations can use analytics for business growth.
    - 21 May 13, 11:13am -
  • Weathering the storms
    Deloitte’s analytics-based Operation Enhancement Initiative (OEI) was employed to help a mid-size electric and gas retail and distribution utility in the Northeast better utilize operational data.
    - 21 May 13, 11:12am -
  • Drilling through data
    Deloitte helped an independent oil and gas company derive a solution to seamlessly navigate its data and thus help users extract new insights about the relationship between cost and performance and perform on-the-fly competitor comparisons.
    - 21 May 13, 11:10am -
  • Banking executive data quality dashboard
    Our data quality dashboard for banks can provide a host of advantages to executives looking to make smarter decisions using data driven insights.
    - 21 May 13, 11:09am -
  • Analytics answers
    If you have questions about analytics, you’re not alone. At Deloitte, we’ve built a host of analytics tools that are ready for deployment today. And we’re just getting started.
    - 21 May 13, 11:08am -
  • Introducing dynamic review: Document review in new perspective
    Our discovery methodology deploys advanced analytics, including predictive coding, to enhance document review management and reduce costs. You can make more intelligent decisions without necessarily leaving your existing platform or purchasing techn…
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:24pm -
  • Doing the unexpected: Shaping and sharing the future with big data
    In our newest blog post, Deloitte FAS LLP’s Vivekanand Gopalkrishnan discusses how powerful, innovative and transformative big data can be.
    - 18 Apr 13, 2:14pm -
  • Is analytics driving the scale paradox?
    In this Short Takes...on Analytics blog post, Ryan Renner, Deloitte Consulting LLP, discusses how the convergence of disruptive technologies and analytics can create new competitive opportunities.
    - 8 Apr 13, 12:28pm -
  • Putting strategy first
    Using analytics, one organization achieved a holistic view of its customers, streamlining analysis and establishing an integrated global business process that drives performance.
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:17pm -
  • High flyers
    In our newest blog post, "High flyers: Using talent analytics to get to the next level," Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Jeff Schwartz discusses how companies can ascend above the competition with talent analytics.
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:28pm -
  • Talent analytics video series
    Wherever you are on the analytics journey, there are things you can do to raise your game. Join Jeff Schwartz and Tom Davenport as they share their thoughts on using talent analytics for new advantages.
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:28pm -
  • Data scientists 3-minute guide
    The data scientist understands how to discern answers from unwieldy data. If you’re making big bets on analytics and want to make sure you have the right talent to deliver, it’s worth thinking about the role a data scientist could play in your o…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:27pm -
  • How to tell stories about data
    In this week’s Short Takes on Analytics blog post, Tom Davenport, independent senior advisor to Deloitte Analytics, discusses the importance of not letting the numbers get in the way of a good story.
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:33am -
  • Telling a story with data
    Learn how quantitative analysts help translate findings into stories decision makers can understand in this Deloitte Review article.
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:33am -
  • What does big data really mean, and how do you create value from it?
    Deloitte Consulting LLP's John Lucker and Jim Guszcza join Wharton's Elea Feit for a discussion on big data's challenges and value.
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:32am -
  • Finance organizations: Becoming a more effective partner in the business
    Join our Dbriefs webcast on March 20 to find out how finance organizations can become more effective partners to the businesses they support.
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:31am -
  • Organizing for analytics in health care
    The growing thirst for information - reliably accurate information - is dramatically changing the health care industry in many ways.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:14am -
  • HIMSS13 product collateral
    While you are exploring HIMSS13 and all the great information to be found at the educational sessions and technical exhibitions, take a look at Deloitte’s product and services collateral.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:14am -
  • HIMSS 2013 annual conference and exhibition
    Deloitte can help you in your efforts to define a vision for your organization in the constantly changing world of health care. Through the use of data, analytics and content we can work with you to derive insights and make decisions about the futur…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:13am -
  • HIMSS13 resource library
    While you are exploring HIMSS13 and all the great information to be found at the educational sessions and technical exhibitions, take a look at Deloitte’s recent publications and research on topics such as analytics, heath care IT, security and pr…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:12am -
  • The three-minute guide to banking analytics
    Rebooting and refocusing your bank’s analytics capabilities can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Identify where data and analytics can have the greatest impact.
    - 28 Feb 13, 3:04pm -
  • The three-minute guide to sustainability analytics
    Sustainability analytics can help companies understand the cost, impact and performance of their past and present sustainability initiatives - and anticipate future conditions and requirements.
    - 28 Feb 13, 3:02pm -
  • Is big data "too big to Ignore"?
    Visit our new DU Press page featuring a collection of analytics articles and videos that can help answer this question.
    - 28 Feb 13, 3:02pm -
  • Hands-on analytics
    Deloitte Analytics HIVE is the advanced technology, visualization-based approach used to display how analytics works and what it can offer as business tools and approaches become increasingly more intuitive
    - 14 Feb 13, 12:24pm -
  • Helping make the invisible visible with socialytics
    In our newest blog post, John Hagel discusses socialytic disruption and the performance of teams. Learn how socialytics was applied to track patterns of interaction for better decision-making.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:39am -
  • The WOW of the HIVE
    Our newest blog post explores a typical visit to the HIVE, which consists of preparation, the HIVE session and the "new possible," all designed to help businesses discover new insights through visualization.
    - 28 Jan 13, 1:40pm -
  • Text analytics: Ride the wave or stay ashore?
    In our newest blog post, Cindi Thompson tackles tough questions on text analytics. Should you jump in and ride the wave?
    - 15 Jan 13, 11:42am -
  • Text analytics: The three-minute guide
    For many companies, unstructured data is simply exhaust from digital transactions and other online activities. But forward-looking organizations are mining this data for valuable insights.
    - 15 Jan 13, 11:41am -
  • Then and now
    Our newest blog post examines the Soho cholera outbreak of 1854, illustrating how far geospatial analysis has come.
    - 10 Dec 12, 11:11am -
  • The three-minute guide to geospatial analytics
    Using geospatial analytics, businesses can identify patterns that were previously buried in spreadsheets, resulting in better decisions.
    - 10 Dec 12, 11:10am -
  • The power of zoom: Transforming government through location intelligence
    The increasing wealth of data provided daily by smartphones, physical sensors and the Internet - the "digital exhaust" created as a byproduct of millions of our daily lives - has given rise to new models and opportunities for government to better un…
    - 10 Dec 12, 11:09am -
  • The insight economy: Big data matters - except when it doesn’t
    For a lot of executives, big data is the land of false promises and lost dreams - another overhyped trend in a long line of trends-that-weren’t. There’s definitely enough hype to give anyone a headache. What is big data - and why you should care…
    - 17 Oct 12, 10:04am -
  • The insight economy: Finding value in big (and small) data
    You’ve probably seen the headlines - big data is this year’s media darling. While articles about big data keep coming, the marketplace may be lacking consensus on what exactly big data is and why anyone should care.
    - 8 Oct 12, 10:58am -
  • The road worth taking on the workforce analytics journey
    With the level of HR information maturity slowly increasing, there is an opportunity for organizations to use data and analytics to guide the organization forward in a way that makes a difference.
    - 26 Sep 12, 10:34am -
  • Realizing the talent dividend
    With the changing global economy, the importance of talent is also changing. Talent has grown from being a business expense to becoming a business investment - one that drives an organization's performance and bottom line.
    - 3 Sep 12, 1:37pm -
  • As shared services matures, how is it evolving? [Infographic]
    Shared services is no longer the new kid on the block. Although the basic concept has hardly changed, it’s being applied today on a much larger scale.
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:03am -
  • What is your data trying to tell you?
    Business analytics uses data to drive business strategy and performance. It includes a range of capabilities - from looking backward to evaluate what happened in the past, to forward-looking approaches like scenario planning and predictive modeling.…
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:02am -
  • Use analytics to pull the pricing lever
    Price management initiatives have been shown to help companies increase their margins by 2 to 7 percent within a year, producing a 200 to 350 percent return on investment . So why is pricing so far down the list of options for organizations looking…
    - 6 Aug 12, 4:16pm -
  • Faces of Deloitte Analytics
    Our new recruiting campaign, "Faces of Deloitte Analytics," is designed to raise the profile of analytics at Deloitte. We are looking for analytics talent.
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:26am -
  • Using analytics to reduce the specter of capitalizing all operating leases[Infographic]
    Use any metaphor that comes to mind: going down the rabbit hole, stepping into the looking glass, landing in an alternate universe - whatever your preference, the depiction is apt.
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:25am -
  • On-demand risk analytics: A new generation
    You can’t manage risk if you can’t measure, analyze and forecast it. Read and discuss how to manage risk in today’s highly regulated environment and volatile economic times in our new Short Takes on Analytics blog by Vivek Katyal.
    - 12 Jul 12, 4:27pm -
  • How does data science differ from traditional analytics functions?
    Read and discuss how the data scientist role is essential to an organization that wants to manage big data in our new Short Takes on Analytics blog by Tom Davenport.
    - 3 Jul 12, 8:51am -
  • Increase your project success rate
    Analytics can help businesses reduce the risks of project failure, including unforeseen costs, operational failures and regulatory non-compliance. Read this new blog post to learn about research-centric, data-driven and value-focused predictive proj…
    - 15 Jun 12, 4:08pm -
  • Business analytics for mid-sized companies: Leveling the playing field
    Until recently, a company’s level of technological sophistication was often pre-determined by how much it could afford to invest. But the advent of cloud technology has leveled the playing field for smaller companies with limited budgets, enabling…
    - 15 Jun 12, 4:07pm -
  • The CFOs Role in Moving from Customer Analytics Insight to Action
    Discover the reasons why the CFO should be a major driver leading analytics efforts to generate more successful customer relationships.
    - 30 May 12, 10:55am -
  • Raise Your Pricing IQ
    Many businesses have trouble measuring their pricing IQ. They can't identify which products are performing well and which aren't. While a high pricing IQ lets businesses take the next step toward wealth creation, low economic intelligence leaves the…
    - 30 May 12, 10:54am -
  • Do Something About It
    For multinational manufacturers, the links between strategy, business activities and enterprise value can be unclear. Can pricing analytics help?
    - 23 May 12, 10:57am -
  • Workforce analytics as a sales tool? Here’s how
    We’ve discussed here on HR Times the rise of workforce analytics as a tool to give HR leaders insights that can help them support broad organizational goals. In fact, workforce analytics is one of the eight human capital trends discussed in the re…
    - 23 May 12, 10:56am -

Deloitte Risk Intelligence

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:34am -
  • Enemy at the gates: What executives need to know about the keys to the organization’s front door
    Pressure is mounting for organizations to not only detect threats, but to also prevent them - before they can affect critical business processes or sensitive data. These potential threats include an enterprise’s brand equity, competitive posture a…
    - 14 May 13, 1:37pm -
  • The compliance agenda starts here
    Whether your organization is highly regulated, unregulated, public or private, it’s likely that compliance is a core business issue on your immediate agenda. As government regulation deepens around the world, its importance is only growing. While…
    - 6 May 13, 9:59am -
  • Arsenic in rice: An old issue that’s still emerging
    Have you ever thought about arsenic while consuming that burrito or while feeding your baby her first rice cereal? Honestly, the thought never crossed my mind. As a food scientist, you learn a lot about foods; sometimes it changes the way you eat an…
    - 6 May 13, 9:57am -
  • I’ll have a PB&J sandwich, hold the S please
    Working in the food industry, it’s hard to miss the numerous peanut butter outbreaks and recalls that have happened over the past few years. Many were caused by Salmonella contamination.And, when I take a closer look, it’s not just peanut butte…
    - 8 Apr 13, 12:30pm -
  • The risk intelligent chief compliance officer: Champion of risk intelligent compliance
    In today’s demanding regulatory environment, effective compliance risk management is a smart - and essential - business investment. At the same time, no company wants to spend more time, effort or money on compliance than it "needs" to. How can le…
    - 8 Apr 13, 12:26pm -
  • Aftershock: Adjusting to the new world of risk management
    "Aftershock: Adjusting to the new world of risk management" offers a glimpse into risk management’s anticipated future direction among 192 U.S. executives from companies in the consumer and industrial products, life sciences, health care, technolo…
    - 8 Apr 13, 12:25pm -
  • Five questions on retaliation risk
    The interconnected issues of whistleblowers and retaliation lawsuits are experiencing a resurgence among businesses today, pushed along by new regulatory frameworks like those found in whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform an…
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:33pm -
  • Supply chain resilience: A Risk Intelligent approach to managing global supply chains
    Supply chain risk is on the rise. "Black swan" events that were once extremely rare now seem to be an almost everyday occurrence, not necessarily because the problems that trigger them are happening more often, but because globalization has greatly…
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:20pm -
  • Unlocking value in health plan M&A: Sometimes the deals don’t deliver
    Deloitte’s analysis of 44 health plan merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions found that fewer than half led to sustained improvements in comparative market value three years after the deal closed.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:44am -
  • 2013 health care outlook
    What’s around the corner for health care organizations and policymakers in 2013? Deloitte’s industry leaders discuss the coming year’s top issues and trends.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:43am -
  • Risk Angles: Five questions on risk assessment
    Companies can spend an enormous amount of effort cataloguing the risks that could affect them at any given moment, on every front. While it’s important to develop that visibility, it’s just as important to measure and prioritize risks so that th…
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:42am -
  • Five questions on managing risk in the midst of volatility
    In just about any business, managing risk has been a little like keeping order on a storm-tossed ship. The environment is always changing, creating new challenges with every passing day. But over the past few years, it has frequently felt more like…
    - 15 Jan 13, 11:38am -
  • Five questions on business risks related to water and other critical resources
    Water is something most of us take for granted. However, as demand for water continues to rise, more and more companies are learning that water is a finite resource and that water scarcity may have a big impact on the bottom line. In some cases it c…
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:41pm -
  • Five questions on corporate governance and risk
    Corporate governance was more straightforward back in the day when roles were defined simply as "management acts the board oversees." But today, that approach may not hold up - not when boards are scrutinized from all sides by regulators, shareholde…
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:40pm -
  • mHealth in an mWorld
    Mobile apps only scratch the surface of possibilities offered by mHealth. Improvement opportunities exist along the value chain, from engaging patients to maximizing provider productivity to controlling costs.
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:38am -
  • The state of the cybersecurity workforce
    Cybersecurity affects every agency, program and employee, and has become an even greater challenge to manage as global networks become more susceptible to risk. Learn how agency CIOs can develop cyber strategies and support the desired goals to recr…
    - 6 Nov 12, 1:53pm -
  • 2012 Deloitte-NASCIO cybersecurity study: State governments at risk
    The second biennial Deloitte-National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) Cybersecurity Study, conducted in the summer of 2012, assessed the security of state digital data and cyber assets administered by state chief information…
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:14am -
  • The 2013 Essential Tax and Wealth Planning Guide
    As we face 2013, the uncertainty of our tax and legislative environment is coming to a head - we’re again facing possible tax rate changes along with the expected sunset of favorable wealth transfer policies on January 1. The 2013 Essential Tax an…
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:11am -
  • The Affordable Care Act timeline
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:21pm -
  • Risk Intelligence: Explore our latest resources
    Even in - especially in - a volatile environment like the one we face today, Risk Intelligent planning is critical. Yet, just about each new week brings a fresh set of headlines indicating that some of the world’s largest, most successful companie…
    - 18 Sep 12, 11:48am -
  • Risk Intelligence trends and imperatives
    A Risk Intelligent Enterprise is one where boards and executive-level management integrate risk considerations into strategic decision making, where business units and functions incorporate Risk Intelligence into every action they undertake. And man…
    - 26 Apr 12, 10:58am -
  • Introducing the Center for Regulatory Strategies
    Businesses across most every industry face a wave of new regulation. In some cases the changes are so extensive that they may challenge the viability of some business models.Deloitte’s Center for Regulatory Strategies is a powerful resource of in…
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:11am -
  • Risk Angles: Five questions about risk committees
    Board members have expressed increasing concern about their risk-oversight roles and responsibilities - and how best to fulfill them. This isn’t just an issue for financial services firms, where recent regulations have started to require (not just…
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:10am -
  • Risk Angles: Five questions about reputational risk
    Ask senior executives which risks concern them most and many are likely to place "reputational risk" near the top of the list. That’s because reputational risk is a meta-risk, reflecting the combined impacts of many other types of risks, ranging f…
    - 12 Mar 12, 1:10pm -
  • CFO Signals: 2011 Q4 results
    CFO concerns about the impacts of government policy (especially tax policy and detrimental regulatory changes) continued this quarter, but worries over domestic and foreign economies were more pressing overall.
    - 27 Jan 12, 9:33am -
  • Risk Intelligence: Focus on risk committees
    Even outside the financial services industry - where risk committees will become more prevalent with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, as well as the Federal Reserve’s notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) on enhanced pr…
    - 19 Jan 12, 1:45pm -
  • Economy - CFO Signals: 2011 Q3
    Deloitte's Q3 CFO Signals survey finds nearly 45 percent of CFOs say economic woes are their most worrisome risk. Learn more about the steady and opportunistic approaches to economic volatility that are on the minds of North America's CFOs.
    - 20 Oct 11, 11:02am -
  • Risk Intelligence: Explore our latest resources
    A Risk Intelligent Enterprise is one where boards and executive-level management integrate risk considerations into strategic decision making, where business units and functions incorporate Risk Intelligence into every action they undertake. And man…
    - 18 Oct 11, 9:44am -
  • Cyber espionage: The harsh reality of advanced security threats
    As cyber threat continues to evolve and disguise itself with ingenious techniques to circumvent most traditional information security programs, learn how to create a Risk Intelligent organization with cyber intelligence capability to mitigate these…
    - 10 Oct 11, 10:53am -
  • A Risk Intelligent view of reputation
    Explore how organizations can use Risk Intelligence to support a much-needed and valued "outside-in" perspective that helps identify sources of reputational opportunities and threats on an ongoing basis.
    - 10 Oct 11, 10:52am -
  • Cyber readiness in the new normal
    Cyber criminals, insiders and hackers. Smart devices, clouds and crowds. New threats and technologies are shaping how federal organizations manage their risks and do business in a rapidly evolving cyber environment. How is your organization getting…
    - 10 Oct 11, 10:50am -
  • Board relations: Have risk disclosure practices improved?
    Done well, risk disclosures can identify how CFOs are fulfilling their obligations to the board in their roles as stewards. Read "Board relations: Have risk disclosure practices improved?" to understand how risk management has climbed to the forefro…
    - 3 Oct 11, 2:53pm -
  • Enterprise data protection: Improving data security
    Recent high-profile data breaches exposed critical flaws in the way government agencies manage sensitive information. Learn about the security measures the federal government is adopting to protect data.
    - 5 Sep 11, 9:59am -
  • The risk intelligent CFO: Converting risk into opportunity
    Boards and the C-suite are increasingly turning to CFOs as the voice of risk-related thinking. Given the comprehensive view available to CFOs – across balance sheets, corporate transactions, and the business – they are strategically positioned t…
    - 24 Aug 11, 9:04am -
  • Pursuing risk intelligence in a rapidly changing industry
    The pharmaceutical industry continues to evolve and change, particularly in light of a number of important industry trends that are reshaping its future, including: product/service and geographic diversification; consolidation; increased regulation;…
    - 24 Aug 11, 9:03am -
  • Evolve or fail
    With policies in place for technology governance, risk and compliance, many business leaders have assigned responsibility for security to IT, confident that their fiduciary and legal obligations are being met. But a compliance oriented approach to e…
    - 2 Aug 11, 11:08am -
  • Brand resilience
    With the continued ascent of social media and mobile technologies, brand sabotage incidents seem poised to increase. Building a great and resilient brand now requires playing aggressive defense, as well as offense. Building the capabilities to detec…
    - 2 Aug 11, 11:08am -
  • Intelligent risk touches everyone down the line
    Risk can be a maddeningly tough business management concept to pin down. Theoretically, everybody gets it. But practically? That’s a different story. Explore our latest risk management resources to learn more.
    - 14 Jul 11, 1:49pm -
  • Brand risk higher than ever: Where to focus to protect your brand
    Brand reputation is more precarious than ever. Online news and social media can immediately turn a small blunder into a public relations catastrophe, making even the most venerable brands vulnerable to attack. As enterprises become more global and v…
    - 13 Jun 11, 9:40am -
  • Key factors shaping financial reporting
    In the U.S. and other major economies, the first decade of the 21st century ended with a global credit crisis and a number of highly stressed or failed financial institutions. A major concern raised by these events is the ability of financial statem…
    - 2 Jun 11, 9:54am -
  • Security and privacy in the evolution of cloud computing
    "Cloud computing is the latest IT rage, but security and privacy are still chief adoption concerns for many organizations. What are the issues and what can enterprises do about them today? Join the webcast to learn more about: •The evolution of…
    - 26 May 11, 9:26am -
  • Brand Resilience: Managing Risk and Recovery in a High-Speed World
    Great brand marketers know what it takes to build great brands. In this new book, Deloitte Consulting LLP's Jonathan Copulsky provides the tools and frameworks to help you determine how susceptible your organization is to brand sabotage and some act…
    - 13 May 11, 9:21am -
  • Know the Full Measure of Risk Before You Take It
    Managing with confidence begins by knowing the people at every level of your company are accurately assessing risk. And taking smart ones. Explore our resource library to learn more.
    - 31 Mar 11, 4:24pm -
  • Running the Risk Intelligent Enterprise
    Risk Intelligent enterprise management treats risk management as an integral part of managing the enterprise’s strategy and operations, not as a separate, siloed process. Learn how risk management can be “built in” to your organization.
    - 16 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Risk Intelligence: Take Risks Confidently
    With so much emphasis on new ways of conducting business and managing assets right now, great risk — and opportunity — can live in unexpected places. Learn how Risk Intelligence can help your company confidently change with the times and accelera…
    - 16 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS: The Emerging Convergence Challenge
    Convergence is not the same as conversion to IFRS. CFOs can undertake selective planning activities and take steps now to help manage the additional effort related to the transition to these new standards.
    - 9 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Major Embezzlements: How Can They Get So Big?
    Can embezzlements be almost as damaging as financial statement fraud in terms of financial or reputational risk? Learn ten things employers can do to help mitigate the risk of embezzlement or to help detect it earlier if it occurs.
    - 2 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Cut Costs & Drive Value With an IFRS Center of Excellence
    An IFRS CoE can potentially help CFOs improve efficiencies and reduce financial reporting costs.
    - 2 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Shaping a Risk Intelligent Strategy
    Deloitte's new white paper proposes a simple yet powerful framework for challenging deeply held assumptions to test – and, ultimately, strengthen – an enterprise’s strategy.
    - 2 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Risk Intelligent Proxy Disclosures: Transparency Into Board-Level Risk
    Learn about Deloitte's analysis of 398 proxy statements to identify reported risk oversight practices.
    - 2 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • Risk Poll
    We want to hear from you! What is your biggest risk management concern?
    - 30 Sep 10, 9:03pm -
  • Creating a Risk Intelligent Infrastructure
    Explore our most current thinking on building effective risk management practices into the fabric of your organization.
    - 13 Sep 10, 9:03pm -
  • Risk Intelligent Decision-Making
    Learn 10 essential skills that can be used to help exercise better judgment and make better decisions, even under the most chaotic conditions.
    - 13 Sep 10, 9:03pm -
  • Driving Business Value through Risk Management & Technology
    Explore practical ways technology can help you intelligently manage risks in this webcast for the chief information officer.
    - 13 Sep 10, 9:03pm -

Deloitte Emerging Technologies

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    Please note that this will be our last post on this RSS feed. To stay on top of technology related news, follow @DeloitteOnTech on Twitter. To keep receiving updates from Deloitte via RSS, sign up for our U.S. feed.We also invite you to explore eme…
    - 14 Jun 13, 10:24am -
  • The clothing industry wants the shirt off your back
    Some passengers balked when airports first installed body scanners. Since then, the novelty has worn off, and most of us view the devices as just another obstacle to hurdle as we race to our destinations.Now, similar scanners and other technologies…
    - 14 May 13, 1:42pm -
  • The digital divide: Generation gap or a chasm?
    The Greatest Generation. The Silent Generation. Baby Boomers. Gen X. Millennials. This brief history of U.S. culture now has a new demographic to add to its list: The Post-Internet Generation.Instead of being born with silver spoons in their mouths…
    - 14 May 13, 1:42pm -
  • ERP reconsidered: Is public cloud the only option?
    Everyone knows only public clouds can deliver the system flexibility and scalability a business needs at a price point it can afford. Right? Not so fast. Recent technological improvements have revved up computing power and driven down operating cost…
    - 6 May 13, 4:13pm -
  • How the Internet is changing higher education
    Revolution. Innovation. Disruption. Transformation. These are some of the words that showed up automatically to complete the phrase "online higher education" when I typed it into a search engine. Clearly, the Internet is shaking up higher ed, if eve…
    - 6 May 13, 4:12pm -
  • The postdigital grapevine: Social media and the role of internal audit
    No longer confined to areas of entertainment and life management, social media and social software have become an integral part of the postdigital business landscape. With more and more users linking, liking, friending and following, how can interna…
    - 6 May 13, 4:11pm -
  • Tech Trend #8: Reinventing the ERP engine
    Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is no stranger to reinvention, overhauling itself time and again to remain relevant through disruptive waves of client/server and the Web. Its formula for success? Expanding the very definition of ERP, from financi…
    - 18 Apr 13, 12:07pm -
  • Tech Trend #9: No such thing as hacker-proof
    Many organizations may have a false sense of security, perhaps even complacency, resulting from their investments in non-agile security tools and processes they have relied on for years. Yet firewalls, antivirus, intrusion detection systems (IDS) an…
    - 15 Apr 13, 2:10pm -
  • Internet protocol version 6: Is the sky finally falling?
    As connected computing becomes more ubiquitous in our personal and professional lives, unique Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for these devices are becoming a scarce resource. The current IP version 4 is expected to soon run out of unique addresses…
    - 4 Apr 13, 11:50am -
  • The face of innovation: What does an innovator look like?
    If I ask you to picture an innovator, what’s the first image that comes to mind? A mad scientist in a Frankenstein-like lab? An aspiring entrepreneur in his college dorm room?A passion to innovate can be found in laboratories, in corporate boardr…
    - 1 Apr 13, 2:13pm -
  • The next generation of problem solving
    There aren’t quick fixes for many of the problems we face today. But there are platforms for change and innovation that are working to address them, platforms that solicit input from customers and citizens alike.
    - 1 Apr 13, 2:11pm -
  • IPv6: Is it finally time to migrate?
    CIOs have been hearing about the importance of adopting Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) for so long that some have become desensitized to the issue. Yet, with some parts of the world already running out of available IP addresses, can they continu…
    - 1 Apr 13, 2:10pm -
  • The scientific information landscape and applications to translational research
    This paper describes specific execution measures involving strategy formulation, careful planning, multithreaded execution and an ongoing change management as a means of translating ideas to action, thereby increasing a TRI solution’s usage and ma…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:14pm -
  • Tech Trend #5: IPv6 (and this time we mean it)
    Internet Protocol (IP) is how we connect to anyone and anything on the Internet. Every participating device, application or service has a distinct address - a way to identify itself and communicate with other devices, applications and services. Toda…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:11pm -
  • The mobile revolution: Is your IT department up to the challenge?
    Until recently, many CIOs and their development teams have been trying to meet user expectations around mobile by layering mobile functionality on top of existing systems - the "veneering" of PC-era solutions deployed to mobile devices, delivered by…
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:24am -
  • Dbriefs webcast: Beyond mobile - the revolution lives on
    Many companies are focused on apps for smartphones and tablets, but the potential of mobile technology can be far greater. How can technology executives reach beyond a mobile first approach for competitive advantage? We'll discuss:- What it means…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:49am -
  • Advanced cyber threats: What’s the impact of the new executive order?
    After his recent State of the Union address, President Obama issued an executive order to improve the security of the nation's critical infrastructure, underscoring the growing threat of cyberterrorism to national and economic security. What may be…
    - 27 Feb 13, 11:16am -
  • Going mobile: A series on the future of mobile government
    Just as web 2.0 (the social web) supplanted web 1.0 (the read-only web) as the driving force in technology over the last decade, the mobile Internet will likely be the driving force in the next decade. The world will, once again, have to assimilate…
    - 25 Feb 13, 1:13pm -
  • Deloitte research finds mobile technology adoption key in boosting public sector productivity
    New Deloitte research shows that mobile technology could help close the widening productivity gap between the private and public sectors. The research report, "Gov. on the go: Boosting public-sector productivity by going mobile," argues that mobilit…
    - 25 Feb 13, 1:12pm -
  • Tech Trend #2: Mobile only (and beyond)
    The explosion of smartphone and tablet adoption in the consumer world cannot be denied. And enterprises have taken note. Mobile initiatives have popped up in almost every corner of the business - looking to untether the workforce, engage customers m…
    - 25 Feb 13, 1:10pm -
  • Hitting back at hackers: Do two wrongs make a right?
    When companies are hit by cyber attacks, some may feel - with good reason - that they have no recourse other than to strike back. Law enforcement’s response can be lumbering and, currently, there are few options for collaborating with others on cy…
    - 11 Feb 13, 11:04am -
  • If you build it, they will come - and try to hack it
    Dbriefs webcast - February 7, 2 p.m. ETWith the growing number of mobile devices connected to corporate networks and the increasingly connected social business environment, securing channels and devices may not be enough. How can your organization…
    - 6 Feb 13, 1:01pm -
  • Tech Trends 2013
    The wait is over!Deloitte’s annual Tech Trends report examines the ever-evolving landscape of technology put to practical business use. Once again, we’ve selected 10 trends that we believe have the opportunity to impact business over the next 1…
    - 28 Jan 13, 1:23pm -
  • mHealth in an mWorld
    Mobile apps only scratch the surface of possibilities offered by mHealth. Improvement opportunities exist along the value chain, from engaging patients to maximizing provider productivity to controlling costs.
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:36am -
  • The postdigital era: Bridging to a new basis of performance and competition
    December 12, 2 p.m. EDTFive major technology-based forces are impacting most businesses in the market today - mobile, analytics, social media, cloud and cyber intelligence. With each being relatively new and all rapidly evolving, how can technology…
    - 10 Dec 12, 11:07am -
  • Is user empowerment worth the disruption?
    Employees are expecting access to ever-more-sophisticated technologies in the workplace. Empowering users with such tools can generate value, but is there a point where CIOs should put the brakes on continual technology disruption?Join the debate.…
    - 30 Nov 12, 12:40pm -
  • Annual holiday survey: Smartphone shoppers help make retailers’ registers jingle this season
    Online and mobile shopping gets consumers in the spirit; in-store service may seal the deal. Smartphones may be among retailers’ strongest allies this holiday season, according to Deloitte’s annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions…
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:42pm -
  • Tech Trends 2013 - Subscribe to the future
    Subscribe to be among the first to receive the next installment of Tech Trends - Deloitte Consulting LLP's annual review of the leading technology trends impacting business today and into the future. Every year, based on insight from our technology…
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:41pm -
  • MIT survey invitation
    Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review (SMR) are collaborating on a global research effort to investigate the implications of the rapidly evolving world of social business. We want to hear how social business is evolving within your organization.…
    - 15 Nov 12, 1:03pm -
  • The state of the cybersecurity workforce
    Cybersecurity affects every agency, program and employee, and has become an even greater challenge to manage as global networks become more susceptible to risk. Learn how agency CIOs can develop cyber strategies and support the desired goals to recr…
    - 6 Nov 12, 1:50pm -
  • Subscribe to the future - Tech Trends 2013
    Subscribe to be among the first to receive the next installment of Tech Trends - Deloitte Consulting LLP's annual review of the leading technology trends impacting business today and into the future. Every year, based on insight from our technology…
    - 6 Nov 12, 1:49pm -
  • Is outside-in architecture right for your company?
    Outside-in architecture connects partners, suppliers and other external parties to a company’s ecosystem. While this design is growing in popularity, does the ability to share information with third parties justify the cost of replacing your curre…
    - 6 Nov 12, 1:48pm -
  • User empowerment: envisioning the digital future
    Dbriefs webcast - November 1, 2 p.m. EDTAs users adopt more intuitive, innovative technologies in their personal lives, their expectations of how technology works in the workplace have changed irreversibly, too. Users are unlikely to accept anythin…
    - 1 Nov 12, 3:09pm -
  • Subscribe to the future - Tech Trends 2013
    Subscribe to be among the first to receive the next installment of Tech Trends - Deloitte Consulting LLP's annual review of the leading technology trends impacting business today and into the future. Every year, based on insight from our technology…
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:28am -
  • 2012 Deloitte-NASCIO cybersecurity study: State governments at risk
    The second biennial Deloitte-National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) Cybersecurity Study, conducted in the summer of 2012, assessed the security of state digital data and cyber assets administered by state chief information…
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:16am -
  • Hybrid cloud: An idea whose time has come?
    The hybrid cloud - a catalog of cloud services created and provisioned both inside and outside the enterprise - is a model growing in popularity among large companies. But how solid is the business case? And can companies effectively integrate data…
    - 17 Oct 12, 10:02am -
  • Cloud computing: Does IT really matter?
    October 4, 2 p.m. EDTAs cloud computing mainstreams, technology executives may need to procure cloud-based services to meet changing business demands. But how do you deal with cloud-based IT services that are growing increasingly decentralized and…
    - 8 Oct 12, 11:00am -
  • Financial and administrative management solutions
    Deloitte has the experience and knowledge to assist state and local governments in using technology as an enabler to achieve finance, procurement and human resource transformation.
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:17pm -
  • Tax information reporting: The growing need for compliance technology
    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is expanding information reporting and withholding requirements, including an increased focus on U.S. source income for foreign persons - now a Tier 1 tax examination issue. How can technology support the increasin…
    - 18 Sep 12, 1:13pm -
  • Emerging technologies: Going geek
    Leaders in every function need to look beyond the hype and understand both the opportunities and risks associated with new technologies ─ and that means going geek. Explore our latest resources to learn more.
    - 3 Sep 12, 1:09pm -
  • Is social media too risky for your company?
    An inadvertent social media post containing sensitive information can land a company in hot water with regulators and inflict considerable damage on the business. Given this exposure, is it possible for organizations to govern social media in ways t…
    - 3 Sep 12, 1:08pm -
  • Social business and regulatory compliance: What new challenges could you face?
    The information on corporate social media sites may be subject to similar regulatory requirements as traditional content, but social-sphere activity may create situations not covered by traditional rules and risk frameworks. How can technology execu…
    - 28 Aug 12, 12:31pm -
  • Tech trend #10: Outside-in architecture
    For decades, businesses typically have been rewarded for consolidation around standard processes and stockpiling assets through people, technology and goods. Companies are discovering they need a new kind of leverage - capability leverage - to mobil…
    - 28 Aug 12, 12:29pm -
  • What is your data trying to tell you?
    Business analytics uses data to drive business strategy and performance. It includes a range of capabilities - from looking backward to evaluate what happened in the past, to forward-looking approaches like scenario planning and predictive modeling.…
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:05am -
  • Business and technology: Trending the trends
    Individually, technology trends such as mobility, cloud computing, analytics and gamification are making organizations more efficient. When these capabilities collide, however, they can potentially reshape operating models, business models - and eve…
    - 13 Aug 12, 11:09am -
  • Driving change
    Increased globalization and rapid advancements in technology are creating new market opportunities for organizations that can understand and anticipate their impact - and headaches for those that are struggling to keep up. A focus on scale efficienc…
    - 6 Aug 12, 1:38pm -
  • Smart government: IT as a force multiplier
    Government leaders can allow the budget crunch to be a crisis, or an opportunity to be more cost effective and re-think how business is done. Learn how IT transformation has the potential to be a catalyst for "smart government" and serve as a force…
    - 6 Aug 12, 1:36pm -
  • Guarding against cyber threats
    In this issue of CFO Insights, we examine how to take a more risk intelligent view of cyber threats and outline steps companies can take toward more effective cyber threat risk governance.
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:40am -
  • Tech trend #5: Hyper-hybrid cloud
    The hype curve for cloud computing is at an all-time high, for pretty good reasons. The convergence of Internet technologies, virtualization and large-scale data centers has created a powerful new way to deliver services, with many companies already…
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:20am -
  • The gamification of business: It’s not child’s play
    Gamification applies principles that inspire people to play games - achievements, status and rewards - to radically change the way companies do business. How can technology executives use gamification to drive deeper engagement, increase alignment w…
    - 12 Jul 12, 4:21pm -
  • Smartphones will influence $689 billion in retail store sales by 2016: Deloitte study
    Mobile phones currently influence 5.1 percent of annual retail store sales, translating into $159 billion in forecasted sales for 2012, according to new Deloitte research. For the first time in the industry, the in-depth study measures the "mobile…
    - 3 Jul 12, 8:37am -
  • Gamification: Should business take games seriously?
    Many companies are applying the essence of games - fun, play and passion - to real-world business situations as a way to influence behaviors in everything from back-office tasks and training, to sales management and career counselling. Using game at…
    - 3 Jul 12, 8:36am -
  • Deloitte Insights: Viva la mobile revolution
    As many companies realize their customers and employees spend a lot more time with their mobile devices than their laptops or desktops, "mobile first" is replacing "mobile friendly," triggering disruption and innovation across industries.
    - 3 Jul 12, 8:33am -
  • Take a quick look: Cloud adoption across the enterprise
    Cloud adoption is rising at an astounding rate. Companies with the most success are those that understand business leaders across the enterprise must be involved in the transition. This brief, web-format series addresses how companies can increase t…
    - 3 Jul 12, 8:32am -
  • Tech Trend #10: Outside-in architecture
    For decades, businesses typically have been rewarded for consolidation around standard processes and stockpiling assets through people, technology and goods. Operations were assumed to be confined within organizational boundaries, with transactions v…
    - 22 Jun 12, 5:22pm -

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  • newDisruptive entrepreneurs: An interview with Eric Ries
    Companies are all too aware of the disruptive power of technology. The author of The Lean Startup argues that the competitive reaction of many organizations remains fatally flawed.
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  • All you need to know about business in China
    Six big trends are shaping the country’s future, as investor Jeffrey Towson and McKinsey’s Jonathan Woetzel explain in this excerpt from The One Hour China Book.
    - 4 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 2:58pm -
  • Building a sense of purpose at Pixar
    The cofounder of Pixar Animation Studios recalls how a serious organizational rift led him to a new sense of mission—and how it helped Pixar develop a more open and sustainable creative culture.
    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 2:28pm -
  • Daniel Yergin on the next energy revolution
    The global energy expert and Pulitzer Prize–winning author expects an energy landscape rife with innovations—and surprises.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 2:02pm -
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    The head of the Environmental Defense Fund describes how the rise of big data and sensing technologies could improve the bottom line for companies and the environment.
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PwC Research & Insights

  • Download this issue
    What is it about games that we love so much? Whether it's the engagement, the motivation, or the challenge, businesses have taken notice. Solving business problems with game-based design, the new issue of the Technology Forecast , explores the wide r…
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  • First take: Supplementary leverage ratio
    Ten key points about the new supplementary leverage ratio.
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    Ten key points from the Federal Reserve’s 2014 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR)
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PwC 10 Minutes

  • Revenue recognition
    After much deliberation, the FASB and IASB are set to release a final global revenue recognition standard in the coming months that will do away with current industry-specific accounting and instead apply a single set of principles to all revenue tra…
    - 27 days ago, 19 Mar 14, 4:00am -
  • Data privacy
    Data protection and privacy is an urgent issue for both consumers and businesses. As customers increasingly worry whether their personal information is secure and used appropriately, companies are also concerned about protecting data and their brand.…
    - 48 days ago, 26 Feb 14, 4:30am -
  • Service provider transparency
    Businesses depend on service providers to handle confidential data, run essential business processes, and manage critical technology. This can leave businesses vulnerable to service provider breakdowns. The result can be the providers’ clients viol…
    - 9 Dec 13, 5:00am -
  • Transforming the tax function
    It’s an opportunity hidden in plain sight. In 10Minutes on transforming the tax function, we discuss how the tax function is often overlooked as an area for improvement, unlike more obvious choices such as supply chain or business services. However…
    - 11 Nov 13, 5:00am -
  • Strategic supply chain management
    New research shows that high-performing supply chains can achieve sales and revenue growth while managing costs. That sounds like a tall order, but there are things you can do now to manage your supply chain as a strategic asset to boost performance…
    - 30 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Drug value
    Pharmaceutical companies stand ready to be tested in a world where a drug’s success is more closely tied to its performance. The challenges mount with competition from generics and growing pressure to reduce costs. Now, insurers and integrated prov…
    - 24 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Whistleblower reform
    Whistleblower reform is having significant impact. The SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower has one full year of operation under its belt, and with it 3,001 tips and two awards to date. Leading companies are looking closely at the Office’s first-yea…
    - 15 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Eco-efficiency
    Eco-efficiency can reduce costs for your company. And there are broader benefits, too: a stronger brand, greater productivity, and mitigated risk. Still, opportunities to save money while reducing your company’s use of energy, transportation fuel,…
    - 25 Jun 13, 4:00am -
  • Lease accounting
    After three years of outreach and deliberation, the IASB and FASB recently issued a revised proposal to overhaul the rules on accounting for leases, a move that could significantly boost US companies' reported debt.
    - 3 Jun 13, 4:00am -
  • Why the COSO Update deserves your attention
    COSO has published a PwC-authored update to its framework, the first in over 20 years, which gives you an opportunity to refresh your controls for today's environment.
    - 14 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Conflict minerals
    10Minutes on conflict minerals provides insight into the strategic benefits and risks companies will want to focus on as they comply with the SEC's conflict minerals rule. The rule is effective for 2013 calendar year operations, so regardless of whet…
    - 9 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Harnessing customer demand to drive growth
    Consumer-packaged goods (CPG) companies, retailers, and their business partners often tout the ways they put customers at the center of their strategies. But while many companies do a good job of understanding their customers, perhaps not as many cre…
    - 19 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Investing in China's private healthcare system
    China recently introduced its 12th Five-Year Plan, which reinforces the government's commitment to easing ownership requirements. This 10Minutes discusses opportunities that private and foreign providers, payers, and investors can adopt to build a pr…
    - 18 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Stark realities of cybersecurity
    This 10Minutes discusses why cybersecurity is more than an IT challenge—it’s a business imperative. New technologies, well-funded and determined adversaries, and interconnected business ecosystems have combined to increase your company’s exposu…
    - 11 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Remaking of utilities
    Aside from billing matters and service calls, customers historically have had little interaction with their utility providers. So it stands to reason that customer engagement remains a hurdle for traditional utility companies.
    - 11 Mar 13, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on shaping the boardroom agenda
    This 10Minutes outlines key points from PwC’s 2012 Annual Corporate Directors Survey that illustrate how boards are working to improve their oversight.
    - 28 Feb 13, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on building the customer-centered organization
    What does a customer-centered organization look like? What investments are needed to take you there, and what might that journey look like? This 10Minutes discusses these questions and how companies who focus on creating a customer-centered organiza…
    - 7 Feb 13, 4:00am -
  • Supply chain flexibility
    Volatility has become a fact of life in today’s business landscape. Yet, after years of global expansion, many companies’ supply chains are brittle, unable to respond to frequent fluctuations in demand and supply. This 10Minutes explores strategi…
    - 17 Jan 13, 5:00am -
  • Creating value from Global Business Services
    In 2013, company leaders are looking for value creation from their operations. To achieve this goal, organizations are moving beyond shared services and outsourcing to a Global Business Services (GBS) model. GBS helps provide those intangibles by fo…
    - 3 Jan 13, 5:00am -
  • Derivatives reform for non-financial services companies
    For non-financial services companies, regulations introduced by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and Basel III will result in significant changes to the derivatives market. Every aspect of a corporation using derivative t…
    - 5 Dec 12, 5:00am -
  • Environmental and social risk
    Environmental and social issues are posing greater commercial risks than ever. In this 10Minutes we'll explore what's changing and how companies can take a more forward-looking risk approach.
    - 31 Oct 12, 4:00am -
  • Talent priorities
    Talent continues to top the list of executive concerns. Company leaders are focusing on how talent can help them achieve the following four strategic priorities: power growth, realize ROI, manage risk, and enable transformation.
    - 5 Oct 12, 5:00am -
  • US Manufacturing Resurgence
    Signs point to a potential surge in domestic manufacturing, and US companies are carefully watching seven key factors that are impacting the trend. They also need to consider what a potential move or expansion of manufacturing facilities to the US co…
    - 4 Oct 12, 4:00am -
  • Academic medical centers
    Academic medical centers (AMCs) are the nucleus of the U.S. health system, yet they face multiple challenges.
    - 1 Aug 12, 3:00am -
  • Eurozone sovereign debt crisis
    As Europe continues to grapple with sovereign debt problems, austerity measures, and recession, the Eurozone is changing and will likely emerge from the ongoing crisis looking quite different from the one we know today. Because the world is so interc…
    - 30 Jul 12, 4:00am -
  • Global talent mobility
    In this edition of 10Minutes we talk to leading edge companies about what is driving new mobility patterns and their current talent mobility practices, both from a short and long-term strategy perspective.
    - 20 Jun 12, 4:00am -
  • Effective audit committees
    Audit committees, management, and auditors work together to meet the information needs of the capital markets and to ensure quality audits and financial reporting. The leading practices in this 10Minutes may help audit committees continue to improve…
    - 10 May 12, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on business continuity management
    The best disaster survival manual may be obsolete if it doesn’t anticipate major disruptions to the supply chain or at outsourced operations. As a result, business continuity management programs are being designed to continually assess— as well a…
    - 23 Mar 12, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on the CEO agenda 2012
    For 2012, US CEOs show measured optimism as they face wide disparities in their operations around the world. Slow recovery at home and the crisis in Europe are immediate concerns. But they are taking deliberate steps to grow in priority markets.
    - 22 Mar 12, 4:00pm -
  • 10Minutes on managing water scarcity
    Managing risks related to dwindling freshwater supply is becoming more urgent for businesses. This 10Minutes discusses how companies can prepare for the consequences of water scarcity by monitoring water use, evaluating risk across the supply chain,…
    - 10 Mar 12, 4:00am -
  • Customer impact
    Designing and delivering truly exceptional customer experiences has become the key to achieving sustainable, profitable organic growth. In fact, new socio-economic and demographic conditions have fused themselves with technological innovation to rede…
    - 4 Mar 12, 5:00am -
  • Medical innovation
    The way we assess value in medical technology is changing radically. Payers are refusing to pay for incremental innovations that do not significantly improve health or reduce cost.
    - 17 Jan 12, 4:00am -
  • Expanding business in Asia Pacific
    As Asia Pacific economies continue their rapid growth and become more deeply integrated, multinational companies are changing how they're expanding in the region for the long-haul--from setting up regional hubs and distribution networks, to developin…
    - 12 Jan 12, 7:00am -
  • Updating flexibility strategies
    Employees with access to flexible work arrangements (FWAs) tend to be more satisfied, committed and engaged with their jobs, which leads to increased innovation, quality, productivity, and growth.
    - 17 Nov 11, 4:00pm -
  • 10Minutes on the Boardroom Agenda
    In this short report, PwC discusses new governance regulations, new risks, and issues of executive compensation and succession planning.
    - 9 Nov 11, 5:00pm -
  • 10Minutes on changing corruption risks
    As more and more businesses go global, and more countries step up enforcement, multinationals’ risks multiply dramatically. PwC offers a short primer on anti-corruption policies and procedures.
    - 2 Nov 11, 4:00pm -
  • 10 Minutes on why you want to get into healthcare
    Healthcare will reach nearly 20% of the US GDP by 2019 and is bursting with new products and services. It is also enticing more and more businesses to enter this marketplace. Here’s why you should take note.
    - 25 Oct 11, 4:00pm -
  • Investing in Africa
    Africa has some of the world’s fastest-growing economies and offers the highest risk-adjusted returns on foreign direct investment among emerging economies. To succeed, investors must look beyond dazzling returns and one-off projects, and sign on a…
    - 19 Sep 11, 4:00am -
  • The Future of revenue recognition
    Revenue, or the “top line,” is a closely monitored measure of an entity's growth and market share. The FASB and IASB are currently in the process of replacing existing revenue guidance with a new global accounting standard for all revenue transac…
    - 28 Jul 11, 4:00am -
  • Doing deals in China
    Companies seeking growth in China are exploring alternatives to outright M&A strategies, acquisitions, traditional joint ventures, wholly foreign owned entities (WFOEs), and dollar-denominated private equity funds to succeed. Here we discuss their ap…
    - 9 May 11, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on the CEO agenda
    The changing global economy, emerging markets and a renewed focus on growth — how are companies capitalising on opportunities to increase revenue, create innovative products and services, and fill skills gaps in unfamiliar parts of the world?
    - 3 Mar 11, 4:00am -
  • The future of lessee accounting
    As early as 2014, in the US and internationally, leases could be required to appear on companies' balance sheets, which will impact debt and earnings metrics, and some companies' ability to borrow or spend capital PwC looks at the issue, and how proc…
    - 9 Feb 11, 4:00am -
  • Engaging your pivotal talent
    Higher employee engagement means improved retention, customer loyalty, revenue, sales and profit. But should you strive to raise engagement among all employees? The answer may surprise you.
    - 8 Dec 10, 4:00am -
  • Information security
    Emerging technologies like cloud computing and social media are growing more sophisticated, but so are hacker techniques. As companies look at growth initiatives and ways to hold down costs, what should CIOs do to protect critical data and avoid othe…
    - 28 Oct 10, 4:00am -
  • US financial reform
    The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (The Dodd-Frank Act)ushers in a new financial regulatory architecture. Of chief concern to business leaders: How will The Act affect my company's ability to fund its needs, maintain liquidity, earn c…
    - 21 Jul 10, 4:00am -
  • The cloud
    Cloud computing can help businesses meet demands for greater agility as it is changing the ability for companies to deliver solutions at the new speed of business. Cloud computing solutions have the potential to accelerate innovation and time-to-mark…
    - 11 Jun 10, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on trust and transparency
    What actions are companies taking to restore, sustain or enhance trust in business? We take a closer look at this and identify some potential benefits of those actions, like better risk management, operational innovations and sources of companies' ne…
    - 18 May 10, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on the CIO
    Though c-suite executives are pretty comfortable with technology these days, they can work with their CIOs and CTOs to use new technology to build competitive advantage. With new products and services, CIOs and CTOs are helping to win loyal customers…
    - 27 Apr 10, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on health reform
    Companies will need to re-examine their benefits strategies in the wake of Congress’ passage of the most substantial change to the health system since Medicare. How can agile companies prepare for the major changes coming their way, since the new h…
    - 10 Apr 10, 4:00am -
  • 10Minutes on transforming HR
    The link between talent and business results was apparent during the financial crisis, as pivotal employees proved the difference at many firms. HR can play a key role in growing a company’s bottom line through four key actions: building the brand,…
    - 23 Mar 10, 4:00am -

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  • Parthenon's Education Practice Cited in ICEF Monitor
    While the emerging market spotlight has long been focused on the BRIC nations of Brazil, Russia, India, and China, attention is starting to turn to smaller markets. The shift is being driven by the rates of faster economic and demographic growth...
    - 41 days ago, 6 Mar 14, 12:00am -
  • Amit Garga Interviewed By The Financial Times
    In a survey of 20,000 distance education MBA students, Parthenon found that value in the marriage market was among the top three reasons why people chose to study in their program. In an article and related video published by the Financial Times...
    - 52 days ago, 23 Feb 14, 12:00am -
  • Robert Lytle Quoted in The Washington Post
    With U.S. nonprofit universities now offering lower-cost online degrees, the pursuit for growth abroad is high. Parthenon’s Robert Lytle explained in today’s Washington Post, saying, “the sector is under a lot of pressure from more traditional.…
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  • MONETIZING LEADERSHIP STRENGTH: An Emerging Opportunity for Talent Leaders
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  • Benefit & Compensation Plans Around the World
    To illustrate the breadth and depth of Mercer's global expertise, a team of consultants has released an Introduction to Benefit Plans Around the World and An Introduction to Compensation Plans Around the World to guide multinational employers
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    Mercer's perspective as outlined in this article is that boards of trustees need to act quickly and nimbly in collaboration with their executive teams and their physicians.
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Capgemini Consulting Thought Leadership

  • Testing Center of Excellence – The Power of Centralization and Standardization
    Testing Center of Excellence Your IT application landscape is going through tremendous changes. To stay successful and competitive, the business needs software systems that are efficient, reliable and capable of supporting complex composite business…
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  • How we make it real
    At Capgemini we understand our clients goals. Through a collaborative approach and our experts we transform our clients ambitions into results. Technology brings dreams of ideals. Innovation gives hopes of progress. Ideas raise ambitions of what’s…
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  • When Testing gets Better, Business Runs Smoother
    When Testing gets Better, Business Runs Smoother In business, evolution and transformation seem to happen at an ever-increasing rate. Technology is a large part of that. To stay competitive, businesses need software systems that are efficient, reliab…
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  • World Quality Report – Netherlands- Country Pull Out
    Country Analysis – The Netherlands This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) direct…
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  • World Quality Report – France- Country Pull Out
    Country Analysis – France This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) directors and m…
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    Country Analysis – North America This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) director…
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    Country Analysis – United Kingdom This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) directo…
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    Country Analysis – Germany This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) directors and…
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    Country Analysis – The Nordic Region This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) dire…
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    Country Analysis – China This is an extract from the World Quality Report 2011-2012 which presents findings from a global survey completed online by over 1,200 CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, IT directors and managers, and quality assurance (QA) directors and ma…
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NERA Economic Consulting News

  • newSecurities Enforcement Forum 2014
    NERA is a proud sponsor of Securities Enforcement Forum 2014, which will bring together current and former senior SEC and DOJ officials, securities enforcement and white-collar attorneys, in-house counsel and compliance executives, and other top prof…
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  • newLitigating Patent Damages: Strategic Issues for Proving and Refuting Damages Claims
    Federal Circuit Chief Judge Randall Rader has agreed to provide the keynote address at LSI's Litigating Patent Damages conference in San Francisco on 29-30 May 2014. His address will be on "The Present and Future of Patent Damages: A View from the Fe…
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  • newElectricity Marginal Costs: Methods and Applications for Retail Smart Pricing
    In today's world, with growing emphasis on energy efficiency, intermittent renewable resources, and fast technological progress in metering and communications, many utilities are taking a closer look at their existing electricity rates and options av…
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  • newAll-Energy 2014
    This year's All-Energy 2014, the UK's largest renewables exhibition and conference, will take place in Aberdeen on 21-22 May. Experts from around the world will convene to examine the latest issues and trends in the renewable energy industry in the U…
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  • newFinancial Fraud and White Collar Crimes: A 2014 Perspective
    Dr. Vinita Juneja, Senior Vice President and Co-Chair of NERA's White Collar Criminal Litigation, Investigations, and Compliance Practice, will participate in a two-hour Knowledge Congress webcast on 7 May 2014 on the latest trends, critical issues,…
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Navigant Consulting Insights

  • new25th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference
    Navigant consultants Bill Hardin and Dustin Sachs will be speaking at the 25th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference. Sachs will be speaking on the session titled “Bring Your Own Device: Keeping your Investigation from Becoming DOA.” Hardin will be…
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  • newNetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum
    Navigant’s Bill Hardin and Rob Chiang will be speaking at the NetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum.  Panel topics will include:Intellectual Property: Threats, Valuation & Protection – Rob ChiangCopyright, patents, trademarks & tra…
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  • newSouthwest Ohio HFMA Annual Meeting; Is Your Organization Ready for Value-Based Payment: Commercial Shared Savings, Bundled Payments and Clinical Transformation?
    Navigant Healthcare experts, Amol Navathe, MD and Chris Kalkhof, will be presenting at the Southwest Ohio HFMA Annual Meeting in Cincinnati, OH.  Amol and Chris will share their insights and expertise during a session titled, “Is Your Organization…
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  • newTime Extension Requests – A Checklist; Webinar hosted by Construction Claims Monthly
    Navigant’s Jim Zack and Bill Freeman provide a high-level overview on the rules concerning time extension request in a webinar hosted by Construction Claims Monthly entitled Time Extension Requests – A Checklist. In this webinar, participants w…
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  • newStart with the End Game; Webinar hosted by AACE
    Navigant’s John Livengood provides a step-by-step guide for achieving your desired outcome after a disruptive construction event interferes with your planned performance in the AACE webinar, Start with the End Game.Livengood addresses identifying…
    - 28 days ago, 13 May 14, 5:00am -
  • newNavigant to speak at American Wind Energy Association
    WINDPOWER is the annual conference and exhibition for the U.S. wind industry hosted by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). It’s the nexus of wind energy professionals who converge to generate actionable ideas for expanding the wind energy…
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  • newConstruction Scheduling Games People Play - Revisited; Webinar hosted by WPL Publishing
    Navigant Construction experts Jim Zack, Emily Federico and Steve Pitaniello in the first of a three part webinar series hosted by WPL Publishing on construction scheduling defenses, starting May 6.Excerpt:The intended purpose of construction sched…
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  • newPre-Conference Technical Training Session: Renewable Energy Markets and Technologies
    Navigant and its partners, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), will present information and insights on the U.S. renewable energy industry. Presentations and panel discussions will include fiv…
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  • newTrends in International Construction Arbitration; Webinar hosted by EPIC
    As the world’s economy has become more globalized, more corporations are working internationally. Over the past two to three decades, disputes on construction projects have become larger, more complicated, and more common. A literature survey indic…
    - 16 days ago, 1 May 14, 5:00am -
  • newRIMS 2014 Annual Conference
    Navigant Managing Director Steve Visser will be speaking with a panel of experts at the RIMS Annual Conference on “Avoiding Cyber Liability Pitfalls – Lessons Learned from Risk Managers, Insurance, Legal and Forensic Experts.” With Target and…
    - 14 days ago, 29 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newNavigant is Proud to Sponsor the National Hydropower Association Annual Conference
    Navigant is proud to sponsor the National Hydropower Association Annual Conference to be held in Washington, DC on April 28-30.  Visit our exhibit booth to receive more information on Navigant’s energy industry expertise, including GKS Hydro Bench…
    - 13 days ago, 28 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newAccelerated Project Completion - From the frying pan into the fire
    Navigant will host a breakfast seminar in Doha on acceleration project completion, led by Michael Kenyon and Andrew White. The discussion will examine the causes of project acceleration, its true cost and why accelerated working rarely delivers the i…
    - 13 days ago, 28 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newLNG Construction Summit 2014

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  • newSpring Managed Care Forum 2014 - “Is Your Organization Ready for Value-Based Payment”
    Navigant Healthcare experts, Amol Navathe, MD and Chris Kalkhof, will be presenting at the 2014 Spring Managed Care Forum. Amol and Chris will share their insights and expertise during a session titled, “Is Your Organization Ready for Value-Based…
    - 9 days ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newNavigant / WilmerHale Volcker Rule Event: Navigating the Volcker Rule: Key Risk and Compliance Considerations
    As compliance and reporting dates of the Volcker Rule get closer, financial institutions are ramping up their compliance programs to address the new mandates. How can your organization effectively manage the risks associated with the new rule? Pleas…
    - 9 days ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newAre You Prepared for Mediation?; Webinar hosted by WPL Publishing Co., Inc.
    Navigant’s Jim Zack and Michael Pettinella will discuss the process of mediation and why it’s important for construction professionals to understand This webinar will teach attendees:Why construction professionals may want to use mediation as an…
    - 8 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newDow Jones Global Compliance Symposium 2014: Tackling Compliance in a Risky World
    Join senior corporate and compliance executives, key regulatory officials, and legal experts on April 22-23, 2014, for the 4th annual Dow Jones Global Compliance Symposium.This year’s program will deliver insight and detail into the most urgent i…
    - 7 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newTrends in Construction Claims and Disputes, Webinar hosted by Construction Claims Monthly
    In the Trends in Construction Claims and Disputes webinar hosted by Construction Claims Monthly, Jim Zack will explore the growing trends in construction claims and disputes and how to mitigate or avoid their negative impacts. This webinar delves int…
    - 16 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newJan Vrins to speak at the Sam Nunn Policy Forum
    The Policy Forum is designed to connect the academic and policymaking communities to craft effective and creative responses to critical challenges confronting the United States in the twenty-first century. Transcending disciplinary boundaries and eng…
    - 16 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newNavigant is proud to Sponsor and Present at the 15th Annual Spring PLMA Conference
    Gain real-world insight from market practitioners, technology firms, and energy utilities/marketers active in the demand response marketplace. About 150 industry professionals are expected to attend, including: energy utility/marketer professionals,…
    - 8 hours ago, 15 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • newClint Wheelock
    Clint Wheelock is a Managing Director responsible for market research and analysis within Navigant’s global Energy practice. Clint has an extensive background in market intelligence focused on emerging technologies, most recently serving as chief r…
    - 20 hours ago, 14 Apr 14, 5:22pm -
  • James J. Gauger
    Jim Gauger is a Director in the Financial Services practice with over thirty years of experience including insurance, banking, and healthcare with a focus in IT strategy, legacy systems and modernization among others.
    - 4 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 5:54pm -
  • David R. King
    David King is an Associate Director in the Valuation and Financial Risk Management practice. He has extensive experience including data extraction and analysis and document management.
    - 4 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 5:49pm -
  • Jonathan M. Baker, BScN, RN, MBA
    Jonathan Baker plays an integral role in advising healthcare clients on strategic and transformational matters. He has more than 17 years of experience in healthcare management, clinical practice, academia and management consulting.
    - 4 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 2:28pm -
  • Guy Elkington
    Guy Elkington is a Managing Director in the Global Construction Practice based in the Dubai office. He is a Chartered Surveyor with 24+ years of international experience in the Middle East, Asia and Europe.
    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 3:09pm -
  • Bryn Wiseman
    Bryn Wiseman is a Director in the Global Construction Practice. He advises clients internationally on matters of project management and programme delivery and is an experienced Expert Witness, having given evidence on matters relating to delay and di…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 3:07pm -
  • Navigant Healthcare Stregnthens Leadership Team

    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 1:10pm -
  • Navigant to Present and Exhibit at the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry 2014 Annual Meeting
    Thursday, April 10, 20144:30 – 5:30 PM | Counting the Chickens While they Hatch and the Double-Edged Sword of Tracking Project Claims and DelaysIt is unlikely that any project proceeds from start to finish without any changes and disagreement about…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • The Nuts and Bolts of Successful Construction Projects; Hosted by Pacific Business & Law Institute
    Navigant’s Peter Badala will present insights for managing successful construction projects during the upcoming program The Nuts and Bolts of Successful Construction Projects hosted by PBLI on April 10, 2014 in Vancouver, BC. Thursday, April 10, 2…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • Colleen Hittle
    Colleen Hittle is a Managing Director in the Healthcare and Life Sciences Disputes, Compliance and Investigations practice. She specializes in the medical product regulatory environment and leads the FDA regulatory team.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 8:37pm -
  • William J. L. "Bill" Kennedy
    William "Bill" Kennedy, Director, Healthcare, specializes in healthcare valuations, mergers and acquisitions as well as financial advisory services.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 8:07pm -
  • Paul H. Keckley, Ph.D.
    Paul H. Keckley, Ph.D is a Managing Director in Navigant's Healthcare practice. Paul's primary focus is the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, its intended and unintended consequences, and the likelihood of Health Reform 2.0.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 5:59pm -
  • Nick M. Child
    Nick Child, Managing Director and Head of Global Market Development has over 21 years experience in Global Construction consulting.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 1:28pm -
  • Michael Stokes
    Mike Stokes is a Managing Director in the Construction practice and is head of Navigant's Middle East practice based in Dubai. With 20+ years' experience, he is an expert in the fields of damages (quantum), delay and disruption and professional negli…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 1:16pm -
  • Reputational Risk Management for the Mortgage Industry
    In the mortgage industry, risks to reputation have become a concern for financial institutions and their regulating entities since the financial crisis and the subsequent five-year recovery. The damage to reputation can affect many activities, includ…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • 2014 Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Annual Conference
    PACE Claims Services is a Gold Level Sponsor for the 2014 Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Annual Conference.The CLM conference will be one of the largest, fully inclusive defense industry conferences in 2014. Held April 9 - 11 in Boca…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • Blake G. Graves

    - 6 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 3:54am -
  • Navigating the UDI Final Rule
    Unique Device Identifier – also known as "UDI" – is a new FDA labeling requirement for medical device manufacturers designed to track devices in the interest of public safety. Manufacturers that have seen UDI coming and have taken actions to prep…
    - 8 days ago, 7 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Chicago 54th Annual Seminar
    Navigant Director Bill Hardin will present a session titled “Data Breaches: Moving Forward After the Event.”  Bill will discuss how data breaches can impact an organization, walk through operational risk management techniques and provide practic…
    - 8 days ago, 7 Apr 14, 5:00am -
  • Bill Hardin
    Bill Hardin is a Director and co-chair of Navigant's Global Data Privacy and Incident Response. He specializes in financial, legal, operational, and technology consulting advice to clients.
    - 10 days ago, 5 Apr 14, 7:39pm -
  • Catherine Sreckovich
    Catherine Sreckovich is a Managing Director in the Healthcare practice. She works with healthcare payers, providers and managed care organizations in the development and review of healthcare delivery and reimbursement systems, compliance programs.
    - 10 days ago, 5 Apr 14, 7:39pm -
  • Jon W. Harvey
    Jon Harvey is a Director in the Global Investigations & Compliance practice. He specializes in financial crime, anti-money laundering, Sanctions, anti-bribery and corruption services.
    - 10 days ago, 5 Apr 14, 7:36pm -
  • Travis Taylor
    Travis Taylor is a Director in the Disputes & Investigations practice in London and is responsible for Valuations. He has 12+ years specialist valuation experience in advising on all aspects of valuing businesses, companies, listed and unlisted secur…
    - 11 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 11:25pm -
  • Michael J. Skweres
    Michael J. Skweres is a Managing Director in the Disputes & Investigations practice and is part of Navigant’s Insurance Claims Accounting and Consulting sub-practice.
    - 11 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 11:20pm -
  • Al Robinson
    Al Robinson is a former FBI agent and a CPA (Texas) with extensive experience providing investigative and forensic accounting services in both civil and criminal matters. He is a Director in Navigant's Disputes and Investigations Practice.
    - 11 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 11:15pm -

Roland Berger Consulting Spotlight

  • Industry 4.0 – The new industrial revolution
    "After automation, electrification and digitalization of industry, the introduction of the Internet of Things in the factory marks the advent of a fourth industrial revolution," says our Partner Max Blanchet: Learn more in our recent study
    - 12 days ago, 3 Apr 14, 7:00am -
  • Accelerating interoperability
    In our second quarterly survey of the railway supply sector, we asked our panel of senior executives what steps would help to accelerate the deployment of ERMTS and ETCS as a means to improve interoperability in Europe
    - 13 days ago, 2 Apr 14, 7:00am -
  • Future growth in fleet business
    Now is the time to prepare for future growth in fleet business – especially in BRIC and emerging countries
    - 29 days ago, 17 Mar 14, 7:00am -
  • Mastering 2020
    Because trends are volatile and uncertainty is here to stay, firms need to accelerate evolution and inject revolution. Meta-winners manage to do both at once. Read more in our THINK ACT publication "Mastering 2020"
    - 30 days ago, 16 Mar 14, 7:00am -
  • Light Footprint Management at Saïd Business School, Oxford
    Our COO Charles-Edouard Bouée spoke about Light Footprint Management to a full house of business students, academics and consultants at Saïd Business School on March 10, 2014
    - 35 days ago, 11 Mar 14, 7:00am -
  • Meet the pioneers of the next industrial revolution
    The foremost B2B conference on the topic of 3D printing will be held in Berlin on March 10 and 11. Leading companies, venture capitalists, academia and experts are gearing up for the 3D print boom
    - 50 days ago, 24 Feb 14, 8:00am -
  • Opportunities and challenges beyond Moore's Law
    Our new study, "Opportunities and challenges beyond Moore's Law", reveals that companies do not necessarily have to follow the well-known principle in order to succeed on the semiconductor market
    - 54 days ago, 20 Feb 14, 8:00am -
  • Frugal innovation
    This issue of our COO Insights explores the success factors of frugal innovation, which is a sensible modification of our sometimes too-rigid innovation culture
    - 59 days ago, 15 Feb 14, 8:00am -
  • The next challenge for the US auto industry
    Dealer profits have recovered since the economic crisis and are back at record levels. But margins will soon be under pressure
    - 70 days ago, 4 Feb 14, 8:00am -
  • "Big Data" wins over Chinese readers
    The newly launched Chinese translation of the Roland Berger Strategy Consultants book "In Data We Trust: How customer data is revolutionizing our economy" has been enthusiastically received in China
    - 78 days ago, 27 Jan 14, 8:00am -

Arthur D. Little Consulting News

  • The Struggle for Survival
    The last years the European automotive industry has faced an unprecedented downturn dramatically impacting sales volumes and profit margins both at OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) and automotive retailers' level. Despite analysts forecasting…
    - 20 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 11:00pm -
  • Aerospace Supplier Squeeze - Ways Out?
    The aerospace and defense industry today struggles with a duality: defense-driven segments take hits due to significant governmental budget cuts, while commercial aircraft manufacturing is enjoying double-digit growth. Commercial aircraft figures are…
    - 47 days ago, 27 Feb 14, 6:08pm -
  • Future-proof & lean DMS integration
    Efficient processes and systems in automotive retail are gaining importance for OEMs. They actually are a critical success factor to reach sales targets by enabling efficient customer facing processes and lean processing of large sales quantities. De…
    - 49 days ago, 25 Feb 14, 11:00pm -
  • From Silos to Layers
    The industry dynamics of telecoms services has lead to an increasing disintermediation of the value chain and the emergence of new interfaces between operators and external partners. The "IP-ization" of networks requires telecoms operators to rethink…
    - 61 days ago, 13 Feb 14, 11:00pm -
  • Transformation by Radical Innovation
    Is your company sufficiently innovative? Most CEOs and CTOs would like to say yes, although Arthur D. Little's recent Global Innovation Excellence study reveals that most companies are focusing on incremental, rather than radical, innovation. The mos…
    - 62 days ago, 12 Feb 14, 3:36pm -
  • Online media and content winning
    This report presents a detailed look at the developments in the German media industry from 2007 until 2013, and in particular highlights the shift in the flow of funds between offline and online players. The report provides recommendations for media…
    - 76 days ago, 29 Jan 14, 11:00pm -
  • Spinning the Wheel Online
    The internet has a massive impact on the customer behavior. Automotive clients research more than ever online before purchasing a car or arranging a repair. Manufacturers as well as retail are replying to these needs with increased multi-channel mark…
    - 78 days ago, 27 Jan 14, 6:52am -
  • The Future of Urban Mobility 2.0 - Full study
    By 2050 urban mobility will be one of the biggest challenges of cities around the globe. The second version of Arthur D. Little`s report on the "Future of Urban Mobility" delivers answers to the pressing issues of tomorrow. It includes an updated ver…
    - 82 days ago, 23 Jan 14, 11:00pm -
  • At the Other End of Innovation
    The focus on innovation, and the ever-faster introduction of products, is building larger and more complex product port-folios. At the "Other end of innovation" we find that many companies are not managing to phase-out old, low volume or low margin p…
    - 93 days ago, 12 Jan 14, 11:00pm -
  • Opportunities and Challenges in Consumer Electronics & Home Appliances
    India has been trailing behind ASEAN countries in terms of production, quality and export of consumer appliances. Performance levels of most of the factors of production such as quality manpower, capital investment, infrastructure, technology etc., n…
    - 98 days ago, 7 Jan 14, 5:37pm -
  • The e100 billion opportunity
    Partnerships are key to innovating the electromobility ecosystem. However, the course of electromobility over the last years has not met expectations. Our new study on electromobility partnership performance reveals that only a minority of current pa…
    - 19 Dec 13, 11:00pm -
  • Impact of Digital Health on the Pharmaceutical Industry
    Digital Health will transform the business models of the Pharmaceutical industry. Although many companies have not yet formulated a concise Digital Health strategy, industry executives expect that by 2020, Digital Health will enable Pharmaceutical co…
    - 16 Dec 13, 11:00pm -
  • Field Telecoms in Oil & Gas
    Field Telecommunication technologies are a key enabler for Digital Oil Fields that are essential to support efficient exploration in ever more hazardous and remote terrain, increasing production from existing assets, reducing onsite personnel support…
    - 12 Dec 13, 5:51pm -
  • Managing Capital Projects Successfully
    Recent instances of substantially over-budget and behind-schedule energy projects have demonstrated that even the most sophisticated energy companies are not able to "get it right" every time. In this report we explain the best practice approach that…
    - 11 Dec 13, 11:00pm -
  • Reinventing Telecom Distribution
    CEOs of telecom operators are getting concerned that distribution networks are increasingly becoming a driver of costs rather than revenues. Historically the main source of acquisitions, retail has become an expensive inheritance for telecom operator…
    - 11 Dec 13, 4:35pm -
  • Suppliers - on the Road to Redemption?
    This report reviews the performance of leading telecom equipment suppliers, based on our global survey of over 150 Chief Technology and Chief Procurement Officers. After four tough years and significant M&A activity, the industry is showing initial…
    - 27 Nov 13, 4:55pm -
  • Forget Big Data - Value Data wins the battle!
    Big Data is a hot topic for many corporations. Yet many have struggled to find the right entry point or failed in implementation. A key learning is: Big is not enough. Hence, the value needs to be uncovered.   In order to be successful it requires…
    - 24 Nov 13, 11:00pm -
  • Manage IT Value to Improve
    While IT's value is undisputed, who actually knows how much that value is? Roughly 70% of companies still measure and manage their IT only by cost indicators. 74% see IT as an important factor for the long-term success of their business while 27% of…
    - 19 Nov 13, 11:00pm -
  • Network Cooperation
    This report provides insight into the common pitfalls, and key factors necessary in order to make network sharing a success. It is based on Arthur D. Little's expertise in conceptualizing network-sharing ventures, obtaining alignment between the key…
    - 15 Nov 13, 11:57am -
  • Agile Safety
    This paper seeks to start to explore the challenges of agile safety and build on a view that agile, when done well, could be safer than other (more conventional) approaches to safety management.
    - 14 Nov 13, 12:14pm -
  • Leading for Safety
    Businesses everywhere are seeing their safety performance plateauing. Busy agendas and behavioral drivers frequently mean that energies for further safety improvement initiatives are diverted elsewhere. Beyond the moral and legal imperative to protec…
    - 14 Nov 13, 12:13pm -
  • "Keeping the Lights on"
    Triggered by higher volatility in both supply and demand, the need for balancing services in high-voltage electricity networks is increasing. How can transmission system operators, traditional energy players and potential new entrants generate busine…
    - 10 Nov 13, 11:00pm -
  • U-Channel Retail - Update Fall 2013
    While retail has always been at the heart of everyday life, it has never stopped evolving and has never been changing as rapidly as it is today. Although many retailers are still transitioning to online retail, with varying degrees of success, the ne…
    - 10 Nov 13, 11:00pm -
  • Managing Well Integrity
    Successful well integrity management is a critical and evolving theme across the oil and gas industry. The Macondo incident, the Elgin field leaks and other, less prominently reported incidents demonstrate that even sophisticated energy companies are…
    - 31 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • The Growth Accelerator
    Growth is on the top of the management agenda as shareholders simply demand return on invested capital and current business is not delivering. So what is the best route companies can take to achieve it? How can companies create and accelerate growth?…
    - 17 Oct 13, 10:00pm -
  • TV Platforms in Germany
    The German TV market is well developed and intensely competitive. It will become even more dynamic as a result of current technological, market, and regulatory trends.  This report presents a detailed look at the current state of the German TV marke…
    - 13 Oct 13, 10:00pm -
  • Third Party Access in Gas Transportation
    Introduction of TPA regulation is one of the most important levers for driving liberalization in the gas markets of the emerging economies. The objective is to foster competition in the gas market, improve supply efficiency, and bolster infrastructur…
    - 3 Oct 13, 10:00pm -
  • Maximizing Quality of Experience
    The deployment of 4G networks gives consumers access to higher mobile Internet speed, as well as new services and applications. Customers are increasingly turning to interactive services and applications, and are highly aware of service experience. A…
    - 26 Sep 13, 10:00pm -
  • Automotive Customer Experience
    Today we see the need for automotive OEMs to shift from being product-focused to customer-focused companies. As opportunities for product-wise differentiation for the average driver seem to diminish, customer treatment becomes the key differentiator…
    - 26 Sep 13, 10:00pm -
  • Two Realities for Renewables
    Large scale commercial deployment of renewable energy is now a reality, yet many component supply companies are struggling to succeed in this supposedly booming environment. Arthur D. Little explains why some companies succeed and others fail, in ord…
    - 15 Sep 13, 10:00pm -
  • Getting Ready for New Network Regulation
    The European energy sector is facing significant changes which require regulatory authorities to adopt innovative approaches based on individualized regulatory methodologies.To remain profitable and succeed in this new environment the utilities sect…
    - 5 Sep 13, 10:00pm -
  • Handle with Care
    As the role of asset management increased, it became a key success factor in any capital intensive business. Putting asset management in the centre of organization can generate double-digit savings.
    - 28 Aug 13, 10:00pm -
  • The Future of Medtech
    In the medtech industry new products stand for a large share of profits. The Arthur D. Little recent global Innovation Excellence study identified that innovation systems impact significantly the profitability and the time-to-market for new product d…
    - 21 Aug 13, 10:00pm -
  • Deepwater Developments
    Technology is a key enabler for deep-water development but players still face a myriad of critical challenges and decisions which require close attention for successful delivery.
    - 8 Aug 13, 10:00pm -
  • Protecting what matters for your business
    Attacks on corporate data take on a new quality. As recent incidents show, a pure IT focus is not enough. Instead, a holistic approach is required, which includes strategy, people, processes, and technology. While an absolute security cannot be achie…
    - 28 Jul 13, 10:00pm -
  • National Energy Security - Coal and Beyond - An India Case Study
    For sustainable economic growth and development, energy security of a nation is of utmost importance.  We are witnessing countries across the globe striving to be energy secure.  At the same time, India has been struggling to become an 'Energy Secu…
    - 23 Jul 13, 10:00pm -
  • The German Internet Industry 2012 - 2016
    The Internet economy remains one of the main growth drivers of the German economy with a projected growth rate of over 11% per year until 2016. Thereby the German internet economy is becoming a crucial job engine for Germany. In this study, conducted…
    - 22 Jul 13, 10:00pm -
  • Major new Arthur D. Little / Defra study in food and drink innovation released
    Arthur D. Little have produced a major study concerning future innovation in the food and drink industry for Defra, the United Kingdom Government's Department for Food and Rural Affairs. The study seeks to identify opportunities for more sustainable,…
    - 22 Jul 13, 10:00pm -
  • Cutting the Profitability Gordian Knot
    The public transport industry displays increasing demand, flat capacity development, and squeezed margins. A number of fundamentals suggest that the industry's value chain and competitive landscape may change significantly in the coming years necessi…
    - 4 Jul 13, 1:01pm -
  • Battle for Sales in the Premium Segment
    For 2020, all three German premium automotive brands aim to become No. 1 in sales. In fact, worldwide demand for premium cars by far outgrows the global market, mainly due to the strong demand for premium vehicles from China and the US. For premium O…
    - 25 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • Hitting the Bulls-Eye: Value Sourcing
    The traditional procurement model does not help organizations achieve additional and sustainable financial targets. The CFO is asked to use the procurement department as an internal value partner to address and discuss new ways of spending the budget…
    - 20 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • UK Energy Policy
    The UK is facing major energy challenges. Aging infrastructure, greater reliance on gas imports and tighter controls on emissions, mean that the landscape is changing. Investment is required on a huge scale in order to maintain security of supply and…
    - 18 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • Utilities Flash Report
    The Arthur D. Little's Italian Utilities Flash Report , is a quarterly publication aimed to highlight the financial and industrial results of the most important Italian listed Utilities' companies as well as to describe the main events of all the sec…
    - 11 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • Electricity Trading beyond "Buy and Sell"
    Electricity trading has become a common and important value chain component in most large energy utilities in liberalized markets. Trading acts as an essential link between a utility's own electricity production, the wholesale market and sales. In mo…
    - 4 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • Technology Application in Mid-Sized Oil and Gas Companies
    Mid-sized upstream oil and gas companies often make relatively low investments in technology development and lack the leverage over service and equipment companies that is held by the larger E&P companies. In this viewpoint, Arthur D. Little describe…
    - 3 Jun 13, 10:00pm -
  • Project Risk Management - An Executive Concern
    The main objective of this paper is to highlight how important it is for companies to proactively manage risk in the delivery of their capital projects to ensure that capital projects are completed on time and to budget. Risk management is one of tho…
    - 20 May 13, 10:00pm -
  • National Fibre Strategies
    The socioeconomic benefits of advanced telecommunications infrastructure and services are intuitive, as well as definitive. Arthur D. Little studies have demonstrated the links between advanced telecommunications and the diversity and strength of eco…
    - 20 May 13, 10:00pm -
  • Utilities Online - a Case Study of Italy
    "The dynamics of online competition are affecting the gas and power retail markets. The number of different offers, their widespread accessibility and increasing energy costs has caused a transformation in customers' behavior that is already noticeab…
    - 16 May 13, 10:00pm -
  • New GDP guidelines: looking beyond
    In 2013, the EU-guidelines on GDP of Medicinal Products for Human Use have been augmented: Now for example, the required storage conditions of pharmaceuticals are to be maintained during transportation. In addition, new requirements apply concerning…
    - 5 May 13, 10:00pm -
  • Launch excellence for new medicines
    After years of low productivity, R&D in leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies is starting to deliver on its promises and the number of New Molecular Entities (NMEs) approved by the US FDA has leveled out. Once approval has been gained there ne…
    - 23 Apr 13, 10:00pm -
  • Arthur D. Little - Exane BNP Paribas report 2013
    The 12th edition of the joint annual report by Exane BNP Paribas and Arthur D. Little focuses on 4G LTE. We held 91 meetings in the telecom-media-technology arena, across 15 countries. Overall, 4G is unlikely to restore pricing power in the European…
    - 15 Apr 13, 10:00pm -
  • A Glint in the Eye of the Customer
    Today, differentiation from competitors by just delivering a failure-free customer journey across all touch points is not enough anymore. Companies need to take Customer Experience Management (CEx) to the next level and surprise customers with outsta…
    - 25 Mar 13, 11:00pm -
  • Arthur D. Little's Global Innovation Excellence Survey
    Arthur D. Little completed its 8th Global Innovation Excellence Study, a global, cross-industry survey of trends and best practices in innovation management. Uniquely, this study explores in some depth the processes and approaches used by companies f…
    - 24 Feb 13, 11:00pm -
  • Energy Efficiency
    There is a clear trend towards improved energy efficiency in industrial products and systems. The trend is driven more by market factors than by governmental intervention. Leading companies are setting energy efficiency targets and launch development…
    - 9 Jan 13, 11:00pm -
  • Inbound Supply Chain Development: being in charge beyond the first supplier interface
    As manufacturing companies shift towards buying on a system level rather than component level, driven by outsourcing and low cost sourcing strategy, the inbound supply chain becomes somewhat of a "black box" with little transparency beyond the first…
    - 12 Dec 12, 11:00pm -

Analysis Group Consulting News

Buck Consultants Blog

  • UK Financial Conduct Authority is to investigate historic savings and investment policies sold by insurance companies
    The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is to begin an investigation this summer into pensions, endowments, investment bonds and life assurance sold as far back as the seventies. The FCA is looking into whether firms operating historic products…
    - 14 days ago, 1 Apr 14, 3:47pm -
  • Happy birthday, HSAs
    As 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of Health Savings Accounts (HSAs), employers of all sizes are reconsidering consumer-directed health strategies for the post-reform era.  Buck is hosting a complimentary webinar on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 2:00 p…
    - 19 days ago, 27 Mar 14, 4:27pm -
  • Simon says: Does a corporation have a First Amendment right to religious freedom?
    Yesterday, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in two cases challenging the ACA’s contraceptive coverage mandate. The cases involve for-profit corporations with religious objections to covering contraceptive services under their group health plan…
    - 20 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 6:08pm -
  • Taking a hard look at cold cash
    Buck Consultants’ annual iQuantic® Global Long-Term Incentive Practices Survey confirmed that companies are substituting cash LTI for equity-based awards where appropriate. For example, since 2012 cash LTI awards increased from nine percent to 18…
    - 20 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 1:00pm -
  • Are you confident you will meet your obligations under automatic enrolment?
    “Around half of employers told us they will be relying on an adviser to help them meet their duties. I would urge those employers to start to investigate who can help them, when and how.” The Pensions Regulator Thousands of medium sized employers…
    - 21 days ago, 25 Mar 14, 9:06am -
  • George slays the dragon
    In the period since the last general election in the UK in 2010 the DWP has been working closely with the pensions industry to improve pensions coverage, both in respect of state benefits and workplace pensions, which the coalition government pledged…
    - 27 days ago, 19 Mar 14, 6:38pm -
  • Happy Hammers enrol three millionth automatic enrolment worker
    I’m forever blowing bubbles, Pretty bubbles in the air, They fly so high, Nearly reach the sky, Then like my dreams, They fade and die. Fortune’s always hiding, I’ve looked everywhere, I’m forever blowing bubbles, Pretty bubbles in the air. T…
    - 28 days ago, 18 Mar 14, 12:15pm -
  • Play it again, Sam
    Renault: Everybody is to leave here immediately! This cafe is closed until further notice. Clear the room, at once! Rick: How can you close me up? On what grounds? Renault: I’m shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here! Employee of…
    - 34 days ago, 12 Mar 14, 4:09pm -
  • The time has come
    “The time has come,” the Walrus said, “To talk of many things: Of shoes—and ships—and sealing-wax— Of cabbages—and kings— And why the sea is boiling hot— And whether pigs have wings.” —Through the Looking-Glass – a poem by Lew…
    - 36 days ago, 10 Mar 14, 11:40am -
  • Global long-term incentives: trends and predictions
    Those of us who have been around long enough have experienced the evolution of share-based compensation and the decision-making process companies use to determine who gets what and how much.Once upon a time, stock options were the “no-brainer” ap…
    - 43 days ago, 3 Mar 14, 9:23pm -
  • Something needs to be done about small pots!
    Small pension pots in defined contribution pension schemes, especially where a member changes jobs frequently and has a series of such pots, are a headache.  Those with small pension funds will discover there is virtually no market available to them…
    - 47 days ago, 27 Feb 14, 9:56am -
  • Groundhog day
    Groundhog Day is a day celebrated on February 2 in the US. According to folklore, if it is cloudy when a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day, then spring will come early; if it is sunny the groundhog will supposedly see its shadow and retre…
    - 49 days ago, 25 Feb 14, 3:12pm -
  • A case of ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’? Has the FCA revealed enough about annuities?
    “The Emperor’s New Clothes” is a story by Hans Christian Andersen about two weavers who promise an Emperor a new suit of clothes that is invisible to those unfit for their positions, stupid, or incompetent. When the Emperor parades before his s…
    - 60 days ago, 14 Feb 14, 5:36pm -
  • What are the most important things employees should know (but probably don’t) about preparing for a secure retirement?
    We’ve identified five key questions employees should be considering in order to save effectively for retirement. Some of these factors are easier or harder to determine than others. While there are calculators galore for people to use, most people…
    - 61 days ago, 13 Feb 14, 3:56pm -
  • Retirement readiness: Retirement plans for the Millennial workforce
    New values need new plan designs Baby Boomer managers built their careers on beliefs in work ethic, respectfulness, and morals. Millennials, those born in the 1980′s and 1990′s, define themselves through use of technology, music, and pop culture,…
    - 61 days ago, 13 Feb 14, 2:40pm -
  • I found I could get a better return on my savings than by buying an annuity!
    Energy Minister Greg Barker has come up with a novel alternative to purchasing an annuity for those approaching their retirement. Instead of purchasing an annuity he suggests they should consider installing solar panels and selling the energy they do…
    - 67 days ago, 7 Feb 14, 11:21am -
  • How much should individuals set as a target to reach their own retirement savings goals?
      Like many things in life, the answer depends on each individual’s goals and circumstances. That said, there are a few handy rules-of-thumb that can help one get started. A desired level of retirement income, for instance, is often expressed as a…
    - 68 days ago, 6 Feb 14, 1:52pm -
  • There are some deals that don’t look like realistic runners
    The Government has unveiled a plan to allow those who have reached 65, or who will do so before April 2016, to increase their basic weekly state pension by up to around £25 per week.  The Daily Mail has calculated that for every £900 they pay, the…
    - 71 days ago, 3 Feb 14, 4:59pm -
  • Is there a generational gap with respect to retirement readiness?
    An actual generational gap may or may not exist. A number of studies show that, unlike the generation before them, a significant percent of Baby Boomers may not be in the same financial position with respect to retirement. For the generations followi…
    - 76 days ago, 29 Jan 14, 10:52pm -
  • Someone doesn’t want to be late for a very important date!
    ‘Alice in Wonderland’ is a well-known novel in which a bored Alice falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar characters. The tale plays with logic and in the final chapter Alice is awoken by her sister to find she has be…
    - 76 days ago, 29 Jan 14, 4:39pm -
  • “Is Family Day in Canada a productivity drain or a chance to recharge?”
    Let’s face it. Canadians have a long winter to either endure or enjoy. The morning commute to school, day care, and work happens before the sun struggles up, and the ride home is just as dark. The stretch between New Year’s Day and spring is a lo…
    - 77 days ago, 28 Jan 14, 4:46pm -
  • The evolution of defined contribution plans: new challenges, intriguing solutions
    In today’s post-defined benefit world, defined contribution plans have evolved into the primary retirement vehicles for most employers and employees. Despite this trend, many companies have been slow to introduce improvements and adopt proven princ…
    - 78 days ago, 28 Jan 14, 12:27am -
  • Why do so many Americans fail to save enough to cover even essential daily living expenses in retirement?
    Getting started is the single biggest obstacle to saving enough. Employees are often more willing than their employers might think to get that friendly push or nudge to help save for retirement. They’re looking for the easy solution and generally t…
    - 81 days ago, 24 Jan 14, 3:30am -
  • Last call for those members wishing to catch the Fixed Protection 2014 bus!
    There is no limit placed on the benefits an individual can build up under registered pension schemes (including stand-alone group life assurance schemes). However, everyone has a set level of benefit that they can draw from all registered pension sch…
    - 83 days ago, 22 Jan 14, 3:22pm -
  • Does your 2011 Form 5500 make the grade? DOL is checking
    The Department of Labor (DOL) has launched an audit quality control initiative for large employee benefit plans subject to a plan audit requirement. It seems they’re doing this because of apparent substandard audit reports submitted with some Form…
    - 88 days ago, 17 Jan 14, 5:48pm -
  • Not every vessel fails to reach its destination
    The Pensions Institute  yesterday published a report on whether the cost of membership offers value for money to the ‘average’ member (90-97% of employees) who will be automatically enrolled into a default fund under the automatic enrolment prov…
    - 88 days ago, 17 Jan 14, 2:53pm -
  • Rev up your retirement savings vehicle
    “For many people, being asked to solve their own retirement savings problems is like being asked to build their own cars.” — Richard Thaler, “Shifting Our Retirement Savings Into Automatic,” New York Times, April 6, 2013   Cars today are p…
    - 90 days ago, 15 Jan 14, 11:49am -
  • New: Research and insights on retirement readiness
    Are your employees prepared for retirement? Do you as an employer need to know more about how this topic impacts your business? We’ve assembled a page full of ideas to tackle the subject. Learn some of the biggest challenges surrounding retirement…
    - 91 days ago, 14 Jan 14, 3:41am -
  • Christmas is barely over but spring has arrived early at the Institute for Economic Affairs
    The Institute for Economic Affairs (IEA) has just published a paper suggesting that the state pension age for both men and women should be increased by two months every quarter from November 2018.  It would thus reach 68 by January 2023. Individuals…
    - 92 days ago, 13 Jan 14, 9:46am -
  • Recent research in HR and employee benefits — winter edition
    Our latest FYI Roundup highlights selected reports and surveys relevant to our industry, released in the last few months. Here are the highlights; for details, read the full issue of FYI® Roundup.   Diversity — women and leadership A recent repor…
    - 95 days ago, 10 Jan 14, 7:22pm -
  • Retirement: what, no trophies?
    Bad news: Gen Y is on its way to a financial crisis that will top anything we’ve seen. It starts with heavy college debt and ends with meager retirement savings, unless something changes. The sense of entitlement will disappear for the kids of a ge…
    - 98 days ago, 7 Jan 14, 2:53pm -
  • Christmas is over and the boys are back in town
    On Sunday, David Cameron promised should he win the next election to keep the ‘triple lock’ in place which ensures the state pension goes up by whichever is the higher of the rise in inflation, rise in wages or 2.5%. It comes a week after critici…
    - 98 days ago, 7 Jan 14, 9:06am -
  • The day of the Doctor
    Two years after Dame Carol Black wrote her report recommending that tax relief should be applied to expenditure by employers on medical treatment and vocational rehabilitation, which is targeted at either keeping sick employees in work or speeding th…
    - 23 Dec 13, 4:15pm -
  • Dear Santa
    2013 has been a hard year for those of us in the pensions industry. Further tax raids by the Chancellor in the form of even greater reductions in the lifetime and annual allowances, the closure of more defined benefit schemes and annuity rates at a r…
    - 20 Dec 13, 7:57pm -
  • Retirement: ready or not, here I come
    “Ready or not, here I come” is a phrase that many Baby Boomers shouted when they were kids, and hide-and-seek was a game that children played. Fifty plus years later, it’s ironic that the same phrase may be going through their heads. This time,…
    - 11 Dec 13, 9:45pm -
  • How would you rate your retirement plan?
    When we were students, our teachers gave us a report card each year to assess how well we mastered our lessons. As 2013 draws to a close, it’s an excellent time to do the same for our qualified retirement plans. Buck recently released a pair of yea…
    - 11 Dec 13, 9:14pm -
  • Fasten your seatbelt: increasing job mobility puts employees in the driver’s seat
    During the most recent economic downturn, it was clear that employers were in the driver’s seat. As companies failed and layoffs continued those who had jobs weren’t going anywhere and there was nowhere to go anyway. The workdays got longer, task…
    - 6 Dec 13, 6:23pm -
  • Pensions – keep your eye on the horizon
    With most of the key announcements having already been released over the past week, and detailed advanced coverage in the press yesterday morning, there were few surprises.  The Chancellor thankfully did not repeat his earlier mistake of treating pe…
    - 6 Dec 13, 3:52pm -
  • If the cap fits!
    Let’s face it, caps don’t suit everyone.  It’s a message that has been taken up by The Pensions Regulator (tPR) who have recently expressed some concerns about proposals to cap charges related to workplace pensions.  The idea of a cap has com…
    - 29 Nov 13, 8:32am -
  • It’s as simple as ABC!
    In the UK a single amber light means stop if it’s possible to safely do so.  Although there are many who wrongly believe it means proceed with caution. An asset-backed contribution structure (ABC) is a contractual arrangement between the trustees…
    - 27 Nov 13, 11:15am -
  • You cannot hide from automatic enrolment
    The vast majority of employers are yet to go through automatic enrolment, with tens of thousands of medium sized companies due to stage in 2014.  Yet a  recent survey by The Pensions Regulator revealed that only 27% of medium-sized employers had pl…
    - 20 Nov 13, 9:39am -
  • A day trip to Bognor!
    Bognor Regis is a seaside resort town in West Sussex on the south coast of England. It is 55 miles south-west of London.  Each year it hosts an annual birdman event where members of the public build homemade gliders and human powered aircraft, rangi…
    - 11 Nov 13, 9:43am -
  • Regulators wake up to pension liberation fraud – someone prod the Ombudsman!
    Let’s face it: pension fund fraud is not new.  It’s been on and off the agenda since a fat man fell off his boat in November 1991 having, it was later discovered, plundered the Mirror Group pension fund to prop up his ailing business empire. It…
    - 22 Oct 13, 12:44pm -
  • Should pensioners be working or playing golf?
    Buck Consultants’ Retirement Assured service has produced a survey which shows many people aged 60+ are pursuing their dream businesses or jobs. More than a quarter do it to achieve a life goal, while nearly one in five need to boost their income.…
    - 21 Oct 13, 2:17pm -
  • Fool on the Hill
    All eyes have been on the Hill in recent days as America stood on the very brink of not being able to pay its bills.  Economists were warning that the meltdown in the global financial system, which would follow America defaulting on its debts becaus…
    - 18 Oct 13, 9:44am -
  • Flexing your financial muscles – Part 5 of 5 – Retirement readiness: The missing ingredient to a healthy retirement for all of us
    An organization’s retirement program should provide multiple support mechanisms that promote financial wellness for workers of all ages. Today, many employers offer employees a plethora of modeling tools, retirement calculators, financial advice al…
    - 17 Oct 13, 7:13pm -
  • 2014 COLAs and the government shutdown
    Every year around this time I get a call from a friend asking about what the adjusted cost-of-living figures are likely to be for the next year in advance of the actual announcement from the IRS. He uses these for preliminary layout of those cute lit…
    - 16 Oct 13, 1:24pm -
  • How can consumer-directed accounts support vertically integrated health care?
    Health care is changing in more ways than you can count. One particular change is the centralization of ownership and management of the health care supply chain. This change will transform the traditional roles of payers and providers. This vertical…
    - 8 Oct 13, 5:16pm -
  • Flexing your financial muscles – Part 4 of 5 – Retirement readiness: Tools are powerful, but context is key
      We all know that as employees progress through their careers, their investment portfolio mix should change. In addition, retirement readiness means they need to take advantage of financial vehicles outside of the typical personal savings and 401(k…
    - 8 Oct 13, 3:05pm -
  • Open all hours!
    We didn’t think it would happen, but the federal government in the US has begun a partial shutdown as Congress failed to approve a budget. Over the years we have come to expect the annual budget fight, but most of us expected some form of compromis…
    - 3 Oct 13, 2:52pm -

Deloitte Consulting Sustainability

  • It’s not goodbye ... it’s tweet you later!
    Please note that this will be our last post on this RSS feed. To stay up to date on the latest sustainability related news, follow @DeloitteGreen on Twitter. To keep receiving updates from Deloitte via RSS, sign up for our U.S. feed.We also invite…
    - 14 Jun 13, 10:38am -
  • Live from the Center
    When you make critical decisions about industry events and their impact you need objective, data-driven insights to guide them.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:32pm -
  • Understanding the SGR: Analyzing the "doc fix"
    The debate around Medicare Part B’s Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) is important to short-term policy-making around physician payments and longer-term issues of fiscal sustainability of the overall health system.
    - 15 Nov 12, 1:27pm -
  • The Affordable Care Act timeline
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:23pm -
  • Cracking the code on supply and demand
    Read this new blog post on the use of analytics in a company's supply chain. Using data in the supply chain isn’t new – it's different.
    - 28 Aug 12, 12:27pm -
  • Sustainability: Top 50 green brands
    Deloitte is proud to have once again contributed its deep knowledge of sustainability performance management to Interbrand’s Best Global Green Brands 2012 list. View the rankings and learn how your organization might profit from closing the perfor…
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:30am -
  • Celebrate Earth Day this month, drive green business year-round
    It’s that time of year again - when Earth Day highlights environmental concerns and efforts. But leading executives know green business is smart business year-round. Organizations with a broader, more strategic plan for sustainability can not only…
    - 12 Apr 12, 4:51pm -
  • Sustainability 2.0: Using sustainability to drive business innovation and growth
    Leading organizations are taking a hard look inside their operations and across their supply chains, assessing where they are, prioritizing initiatives, and then formulating a broad sustainability strategy to foster product and process innovation to…
    - 13 Feb 12, 9:50am -
  • Are you overlooking sustainability opportunities?
    With continued economic malaise to contend with, many executives are turning to sustainability to help improve the bottom line. And issues such as water scarcity are beginning to reach the boardroom as a strategic priority. The benefits of focusing…
    - 6 Jan 12, 1:58pm -
  • Sustainability: A strategic imperative
    Unlimited resources are a thing of the past. With energy costs and water scarcity on the rise, sustainability has become a strategic imperative. A holistic strategy can help organizations enhance revenue and brand value, promote innovation, reduce c…
    - 2 Nov 11, 11:12am -
  • Energy management strategy
    Learn how organizations can help offset the effect of future energy price increases by adopting a holistic, enterprise-wide strategy that treats energy as a manageable asset.
    - 2 Nov 11, 11:10am -
  • The business value of water: Precious resource or cheap commodity?
    From a global business perspective, is water really something we can afford to take for granted? Explore the debate.
    - 9 Sep 11, 1:09pm -
  • Sustainability: Look beyond your organization's walls
    By looking beyond the organization's walls to the ecosystem of opportunities presented by a dynamic set of industry partners, companies and agencies can develop a sustainability strategy that can help them enhance revenue and brand value, promote in…
    - 21 Jul 11, 1:28pm -
  • Celebrate Earth, Accelerate Business
    Although we celebrate Earth Day once a year, green business is always good business. Explore our latest insights on sustainability to learn more.
    - 21 Apr 11, 9:36am -
  • Imagine Where Green Could Take You
    Sustainability isn’t a fad — it’s a fundamental change driving long-term profitability. Explore our latest insights on business opportunities.
    - 6 Jan 11, 9:03pm -
  • Does Sustainability Add Value to M & A Deals?
    Increased regulation, stakeholder activism and changing consumer behaviors have made companies realize that sustainability is more than just a public relations issue. But when it comes to M &…
    - 28 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • GBC/Deloitte Survey Results: It's Not Easy Being Green
    Federal executives say numerous obstacles hinder sustainability goals in this new survey report.
    - 20 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • What We Do
    Learn how we can help businesses in their efforts to run a profitable business with a reduced environmental footprint.
    - 7 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • Sustainability in business today: A cross-industry view
    Gain an insight into the perspective of businesses on sustainability and related issues in this latest survey report from Deloitte.
    - 7 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • The Green Business Blog
    Participate in a forum for sharing business insights related to enterprise sustainability and corporate responsibility.
    - 7 Oct 10, 9:03pm -

Deloitte Consulting CFO Central

  • Can Internal Audit Be a Command Center for Risk?
    For CFOs, the benefits of a highly evolved IA function are multifold.CFO Insights: Can internal audit be a command center for risk?Traditionally, internal audit (IA) has served as the independent eyes and ears of boards and management, both i…
    - 7 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 12:00am -
  • CFO Signals<sup class="legaltext">TM</sup>: 2014 Q1 Results
    A breakout year for corporate growth? Maybe. Maybe not.
    - 21 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 12:00am -
  • Realigning Your Portfolio For Growth
    CFOs need to consider cleaning up their portfolios to get rid of underperformers and value destroyers.CFO Insights: Realigning your portfolio for growthPortfolio realignment as part of a broader business transformation can be a complex, gut-w…
    - 35 days ago, 12 Mar 14, 12:00am -
  • So You Want to Be a Corporate Director…
    From a CFO’s perspective, there are pros and cons to sitting on a corporate board.CFO Insights: So you want to be a corporate director…For many CFOs, joining a corporate board makes a lot of sense. Board service represents a significant o…
    - 49 days ago, 26 Feb 14, 12:00am -
  • Evaluating IT: A CFO's Perspective
    Evaluating IT requires a clear, organization-wide governance model.CFO Insights: Evaluating IT: A CFO's perspectiveAsk finance chiefs about their frustrations with information technology (IT) and you are bound to get an earful. Excessive inve…
    - 77 days ago, 29 Jan 14, 12:00am -
  • FP&A: What’s Risk Got to Do With it?
    For CFOs, risks are everywhere — and they’re multiplying.CFO Insights: FP&A: What’s risk got to do with it?If you asked CFOs to list the major uncertainties they’ve grappled with over the past couple of years, you might get consensus…
    - 91 days ago, 15 Jan 14, 12:00am -
  • CFO Signals<sup class="legaltext">TM</sup>: 2013 Q4 Results
    CFOs are still not planning for substantial growth, and a growing number may be becoming more defensive.
    - 27 Dec 13, 12:00am -
  • Social Business: Taming Compliance Risks
    Social media is an important medium for communicating with customers.CFO Insights: Social business: Taming compliance risksTo the regulatory agencies charged with enforcing rules and regulations governing publicly-traded companies, a careless…
    - 18 Dec 13, 12:00am -
  • Defining - and Delivering - Your Talent Agenda
    The inadequacies of HR support can significantly impede a C-level executive’s chances of an effective transition.CFO Insights: Defining - and delivering - your talent agendaA talent agenda is consistently a top priority for incoming finance…
    - 4 Dec 13, 12:00am -
  • Risk Management: Disarming the Value Killers
    Results from a free text question posed during the September 17, 2013, Risk Management: Disarming the Value Killers Dbriefs webcast on what black swan or value killer risk concerned them the most.
    - 13 Nov 13, 2:32pm -
  • How CFOs Can Own Analytics
    An organization needs a CFO who can drive analytics for both strategic and operational decision-making.CFO Insights: How CFOs can own analyticsMuch has been made about the unprecedented quantities of data companies collect these days, from th…
    - 23 Oct 13, 3:07pm -
  • Harnessing The Three Rules
    Why do some companies achieve exceptional performance while so many others struggle to survive?CFO Insights: Harnessing the three rulesFor decades, management studies have sought to identify the qualities that distinguish the truly great comp…
    - 9 Oct 13, 2:48pm -
  • CFO Signals<sup class="legaltext">TM</sup>: 2013 Q3 Results
    A rising number of companies appear focused on reassessing and adapting their strategies, and also on reducing direct costs.
    - 25 Sep 13, 12:00am -
  • Are You a Strategic CFO? Seven Essential Questions
    Today’s environment requires a CFO to be not just a strategist, but a pragmatic strategist.CFO Insights: Are you a strategic CFO? Seven essential questionsAs the CFO role continues to evolve, it is imperative that finance executives up thei…
    - 11 Sep 13, 3:21pm -
  • The Case for Vetting Global Business Partners
    For CFOs, it is far better to proceed slowly, carefully, and thoroughly with any new business relationship.CFO Insights: The case for vetting global business partnersConducting due diligence on international business partners has become a lea…
    - 28 Aug 13, 12:00am -
  • Q2 2013 Global CFO Signals
    Despite continued uncertainty over regulation, taxes, and other economic factors, CFOs globally seem united in their push for growth.
    - 14 Aug 13, 12:00am -
  • Pricing for Profitability: What's in Your Pocket?
    Gaining a handle on pocket margins can give CFOs another tool for growth.CFOs have long been confident in their ability to affect the cost side of the margin equation. But with multiple layers of overhead wrung out of the system and product costs…
    - 31 Jul 13, 2:33pm -
  • Why Improving Board Communications is Time Well Spent
    As CFOs take on stronger strategist and catalyst roles, their ability to work effectively with leaders throughout the organization becomes critical.When it comes to risks, boards have plenty to worry about. In fact, according to the latest CFO Si…
    - 17 Jul 13, 12:00am -
  • Opening the Black Box: Five Questions for your Tax Executive
    Tax is often identified as an area of significant complexity subject to misunderstanding.For many CFOs, tax is viewed as a black box. Due to the significant complexities of federal, international, state, and non-income-based taxes, such as value-…
    - 19 Jun 13, 12:00am -
  • Is the Cloud Within Your Reach?
    CIOs' and CFOs' alignment through the cloud decision can help them decide where cloud is appropriate for their organization. Technology decision-makers, notably CFOs and CIOs, are facing the reality that their organization’s computing tech…
    - 5 Jun 13, 12:00am -

Deloitte Consulting Growth Strategies

  • It’s not goodbye ... it’s tweet you later!
    Please note that this will be our last post on this RSS feed. To stay on top of growth and transformational strategies, follow @DeloitteGrowth on Twitter. To keep receiving updates from Deloitte via RSS, sign up for our U.S. feed.We also invite you…
    - 14 Jun 13, 10:30am -
  • The dating game: Partnerships for the future
    In the U.S. and around the globe, economies are struggling to recover, leaving governments to find ways to do more with less. Some may likely call this a challenge. Instead, it is an opportunity - indeed a call to action - for innovative collaborati…
    - 21 May 13, 11:33am -
  • Live from the Center
    When you make critical decisions about industry events and their impact you need objective, data-driven insights to guide them.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:29pm -
  • Maximizing growth: Insights on a mid-market acquisition
    Watch a short case study video exploring how an aerospace and defense company accelerated their strategic growth plan.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:22pm -
  • How consumer product companies can maximize deal value, minimize disruption when selling-off brand
    Sometimes companies think of divestitures simply as ""acquisitions in reverse"" and underestimate the effort and time the sales process requires, especially for businesses that are tightly integrated. When consumer product (CP) executives consider d…
    - 1 Apr 13, 2:26pm -
  • Top 10 issues for banking M&A in 2013: Seeking clarity and opportunity to re-energize the market
    Assuming that the U.S. and Eurozone countries see sustained economic improvement and increased regulatory clarity, recent trends in transaction volume and size indicate that the banking industry M&A market could become re-energized in 2013.Buyers m…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:25pm -
  • Top 10 issues for insurance M&A in 2013
    The overall market appears ripe for accelerated insurance industry M&A in 2013. Companies should prepare by affirming the role M&A can play in their overall growth strategy, strengthening their internal M&A capabilities and staff, conducting scenar…
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:29am -
  • Deloitte completes acquisition of Monitor’s global strategy consulting business
    Deloitte has acquired substantially all of the business of Monitor, one of the world’s leading strategy consulting firms. Introducing Monitor Deloitte.
    - 22 Jan 13, 3:25pm -
  • Look before you leap: Navigating risks in emerging markets
    Given the potential for compliance risks in emerging markets, companies should carefully conduct due diligence before making investments or engaging third parties and should consider performing ongoing due diligence of existing business relationship…
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:47pm -
  • Sell-side considerations for middle-market companies
    This article explores the issues and challenges company owners face leading up to and during the sale process, among them: determining the preferred time to pursue a transaction; identifying and vetting interested buyers; deciding whether to pursue…
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:45pm -
  • Strategies for going public: The challenging landscape for IPOs
    The fourth edition of "Strategies for going public: The changing landscape for IPOs" aims to help organizations effectively prepare for an IPO. It provides a straightforward explanation of the process, highlights the common technical terms and langu…
    - 7 Nov 12, 10:23am -
  • The 2013 Essential Tax and Wealth Planning Guide
    As we face 2013, the uncertainty of our tax and legislative environment is coming to a head - we’re again facing possible tax rate changes along with the expected sunset of favorable wealth transfer policies on January 1. The 2013 Essential Tax an…
    - 1 Nov 12, 8:55am -
  • Dollar store strategies for national brands
    The increasing consumer affinity toward new and improved dollar stores has caught the attention of both retailers and consumer product goods (CPG) companies. The shift in executives’ views on the importance of different channels over the last thre…
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:14pm -
  • Revenue and cash management
    Deloitte brings broad perspectives and demonstrated solutions that can offer the appropriate balance and opportunities to drive revenue and growth.
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:21pm -
  • Government innovation and action
    Deloitte can assist government leaders in setting their agendas, identifying innovative solutions, transforming their organizations and delivering results with confidence.
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:20pm -
  • Financial and administrative management solutions
    Deloitte has the experience and knowledge to assist state and local governments in using technology as an enabler to achieve finance, procurement and human resource transformation.
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:19pm -
  • Talent 2020: Surveying the talent paradox from an employee perspective
    The economic turbulence of the past few years has created a talent paradox: Amidst stubbornly high unemployment, employers still face challenges filling technical and skilled jobs. The latest report in Deloitte's longitudinal survey series sheds lig…
    - 18 Sep 12, 1:22pm -
  • Brawn from brains:Talent, policy and the future of American competitiveness
    The American workforce has reached an inflection point. Deloitte’s research indicates that there is a growing mismatch between the demand for talent and its current supply. This represents a significant challenge for job creation in the United Sta…
    - 18 Sep 12, 1:21pm -
  • Mid-market perspectives blog: Strategic acquisitions as a key to success
    Strategic acquisitions may be one way for mid-market companies to achieve an expanded footprint and remain innovative, even as market demands shift. According to a recent Deloitte report on M&A, "Sellers, conditions are ripe," a well-executed acquis…
    - 6 Sep 12, 9:29am -
  • Emerging technologies: Going geek
    Leaders in every function need to look beyond the hype and understand both the opportunities and risks associated with new technologies ─ and that means going geek. Explore our latest resources to learn more.
    - 3 Sep 12, 1:24pm -
  • Smart government: IT as a force multiplier
    Government leaders can allow the budget crunch to be a crisis, or an opportunity to be more cost effective and re-think how business is done. Learn how IT transformation has the potential to be a catalyst for "smart government" and serve as a force…
    - 6 Aug 12, 5:20pm -
  • Driving change
    Increased globalization and rapid advancements in technology are creating new market opportunities for organizations that can understand and anticipate their impact - and headaches for those that are struggling to keep up. A focus on scale efficienc…
    - 6 Aug 12, 5:18pm -
  • Navigating change: How CFOs can effectively drive transformation
    This issue of CFO Insights examines sources of resistance to change and provides some practical tools for CFOs to diagnose and navigate change efforts more effectively. In addition, we clarify how CFOs may effectively support and influence change in…
    - 3 Jul 12, 6:08am -
  • The untold story of America’s debt
    New Deloitte research reveals that America's national debt crisis is likely more severe and immediate than previously thought, potentially affecting monetary policy and global competitiveness. Explore the five unexamined and potentially game-changin…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:07am -
  • Tapping untapped markets
    From the retail industry to financial services, many companies are looking beyond their borders for unparalleled potential growth. But entering new markets is not as simple as signing a lease and opening doors. There are fundamental implications for…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:06am -
  • What strategic buyers want to know about structuring the perfect M&A deal
    The consummation of a strategic acquisition is never easy, whether you've done it once, or a number of times. In fact, at times the complex reporting requirements of the business combination rules can make the process seem overwhelming. Getting advi…
    - 23 May 12, 10:49am -
  • Solving the value puzzle - Factors mid-market companies should consider when evaluating M&A targets
    An M&A deal can present game-changing opportunities for mid-market companies, which can open doors to new markets, fill gaps, improve operational performance and grow value. Potential buyers should balance financial hindsight with strategic foresig…
    - 2 May 12, 3:59pm -
  • Top 10 issues for insurance M&A in 2012
    The time for an uptick in insurance industry M&A appears to be ripe, and we are beginning to see an uptick in small company and emerging market M&A. It appears the soft pricing market has shifted in some lines, and rates have begun to stabilize. How…
    - 19 Apr 12, 8:41am -
  • Celebrate Earth Day this month, drive green business year-round
    It’s that time of year again - when Earth Day highlights environmental concerns and efforts. But leading executives know green business is smart business year-round. Organizations with a broader, more strategic plan for sustainability can not only…
    - 12 Apr 12, 4:37pm -
  • CFO Signals: 2012 Q1 results
    In line with their rising earnings expectations, CFOs’ investment and hiring expectations appear to reflect improved optimism. In contrast to the last two quarters, companies’ growth plans appear to be spurring hiring at home. CFOs’ expected d…
    - 12 Apr 12, 3:42pm -
  • Retail global expansion: Determining your method of market entry
    There is a palpable sense of urgency for retailers to expand globally, especially as the U.S. economy continues to struggle. While some of the biggest historical barriers to entering foreign markets have eroded, there is now far more transparency. S…
    - 7 Apr 12, 3:25pm -
  • Top 10 issues for insurance M&A in 2012
    Despite lingering market uncertainty, certain triggers could increase insurance industry M&A activity in the next 12 months.
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:09am -
  • Human Capital Trends 2012
    Available now. It’s fitting that 2012 is a leap year, since a number of converging market trends are driving HR organizations to make significant leaps in capabilities and performance. HR faces a critical, dual imperative in 2012 - a focus on enab…
    - 12 Mar 12, 3:01pm -
  • Get growing
    With limited opportunities to grow organically due to the struggling economy, executives continue to look toward mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and nontraditional strategies to extend their growth potential. Explore our latest insights to learn more…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:01am -
  • Three keys to M&A effectiveness for aerospace and defense executives
    This paper leverages findings from a Deloitte study of the relationship between A&D companies’ M&A strategies and their financial performance to identify three characteristics companies that outperformed the sector generally shared and under perfo…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:00am -
  • Top 10 issues for insurance M&A in 2012
    This paper discusses the potential impact of issues such as economic and regulatory uncertainty, valuations, alternative use of capital and emerging markets. It also examines factors that could trigger increased M&A activity in the next 12 months, a…
    - 16 Feb 12, 9:06am -
  • Tech Trends 2012
    Available now. Deloitte’s annual Technology Trends report examines technology put to practical business use. This year’s theme, "Elevate IT for digital business," examines the broad impacts of five technology forces that have influenced our repo…
    - 2 Feb 12, 9:41am -
  • Deconstruct your data
    Explore our latest resources to learn how business analytics can deliver uncommon insights and breakout value.
    - 2 Feb 12, 9:39am -
  • Mining for insight
    Pricing analytics can help companies better examine their customers, products and marketplace dynamics to help improve their growth and profitability.
    - 2 Feb 12, 9:37am -
  • World-class talent programs aren’t waiting for the recovery
    Explore the key questions senior executives and talent managers at large companies are confronting in the face of economic uncertainty and an uneven talent market.
    - 27 Jan 12, 9:28am -
  • CFO Signals: 2011 Q4 results
    CFOs say more than half of their strategic focus is on revenue growth, and their focus on new markets rebounded somewhat after a sharp decline last quarter. They are again mentioning the adaptation of strategy and the prioritization of investments a…
    - 27 Jan 12, 9:26am -
  • Foreign direct investment: A bright spot for mid-market enterprise growth
    By adapting their strategies to account for the wide range of opportunities and challenges presented by emerging markets today, mid-market companies can lay the foundation for stronger growth tomorrow. This new white paper explains how.
    - 22 Dec 11, 3:22pm -
  • 2012 industry outlook
    It’s often difficult to see clearly through tough times, but a new year on the horizon encourages reflection and rethinking. Our 2012 industry outlooks provide insights from some of our most experienced and innovative minds. Visit Deloitte.com to…
    - 15 Dec 11, 10:25am -
  • Foreign direct investment: A bright spot for mid-market enterprise growth
    The unique attributes of mid-market companies may help position them for cross-border moves to meet long-term business goals. How can mid-market executives identify the challenges and opportunities of cross-border investments and gauge transactional…
    - 15 Dec 11, 10:24am -
  • Optimizing private company competitiveness through effective board composition
    Marketplace issues often demand specialized knowledge in order to keep a company on course or take it to the next level. Experienced outside directors bring diverse perspectives that can help companies look around corners for the next big trend.
    - 15 Dec 11, 9:24am -
  • The follow-on biologics market: Enter at your own risk
    Congress and the Food and Drug Administration have been contemplating a pathway to increase consumer access to affordable biologic therapies, and with the passing of the Biologics Price Competition & Innovation Act, the wait is almost over.
    - 15 Dec 11, 9:23am -
  • Growth and transformation strategies: Opening the black box
    Setting a clear target, identifying the right growth levers, apportioning investments amongst them and managing growth with programmatic, repeatable rigor are the keys to opening the "black box" and building the foundation for sustainable, long-term…
    - 28 Nov 11, 11:34am -
  • Mid-market perspectives: Competing in uncertain times
    In a recent Deloitte survey, 70 percent of executives told us productivity at their mid-market companies has increased since the recession began. How did they do it? Read the strategy behind the statistics.
    - 2 Nov 11, 11:25am -
  • Working as one: Collective leadership
    Collective leadership is an approach to thinking about how organizations achieve major goals: deploy new strategies or implement transformational change. It identifies ways leaders can more effectively galvanize their people to work together toward…
    - 2 Nov 11, 11:23am -
  • Boiling point? The skills gap in U.S. manufacturing
    Deloitte Consulting LLP and the Manufacturing Institute have renewed the Skills Gap study, seeking to answer several important questions about the nature of the skills and talent gaps in manufacturing today.
    - 20 Oct 11, 11:00am -
  • Mid-market perspectives: Competing in uncertain times
    In a recent Deloitte survey, 70 percent of executives told us productivity at their mid-market companies has increased since the recession began. How did they do it? Read the strategy behind the statistics.
    - 20 Oct 11, 10:59am -
  • Future of the federal workforce
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    - 10 Oct 11, 10:57am -
  • The business value of water: Precious resource or cheap commodity?
    From a global business perspective, is water really something we can afford to take for granted? Explore the debate.
    - 9 Sep 11, 1:07pm -
  • Cost recovery strategies in the "new normal"
    As the budget debate continues, federal agencies face the challenge of finding new ways to serve their mission and their constituents with reduced funding and growing uncertainty over the coming fiscal years. How does the government accomplish this…
    - 5 Sep 11, 10:02am -
  • Growth and transformation strategies: Time to innovate
    Despite an uneven and unpredictable recovery, growth and transformation are on the minds and agendas of forward-thinking executives. Uncertain times can be catalysts for innovation for those willing and able to be bold.
    - 24 Aug 11, 8:53am -

Deloitte Consulting Healthcare

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:18am -
  • 2013: What’s around the corner for the health care industry?
    Dr. Paul Keckley shares his views on the potential impacts to industry stakeholders of Affordable Care Act implementation, cost containment, and other developments within the next year and beyond.
    - 6 May 13, 9:55am -
  • Arsenic in rice: An old issue that’s still emerging
    Have you ever thought about arsenic while consuming that burrito or while feeding your baby her first rice cereal? Honestly, the thought never crossed my mind. As a food scientist, you learn a lot about foods; sometimes it changes the way you eat an…
    - 6 May 13, 9:54am -
  • Live from the Center
    When you make critical decisions about industry events and their impact you need objective, data-driven insights to guide them.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:30pm -
  • 2013: What’s around the corner for the health care industry?
    Dr. Paul Keckley shares his views on the potential impacts to industry stakeholders of Affordable Care Act implementation, cost containment and other developments within the next year and beyond.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:26pm -
  • The scientific information landscape and applications to translational research
    This paper describes specific execution measures involving strategy formulation, careful planning, multithreaded execution and an ongoing change management as a means of translating ideas to action, thereby increasing a TRI solution’s usage and ma…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:31pm -
  • Health care reform memo: March 4, 2013
    Explore this week's health care summary, highlighting news from the previous week’s activities in the administration, and implications for the c-suite and various stakeholder groups.
    - 14 Mar 13, 9:27am -
  • Health care reform memo
    Explore this week's health care summary, highlighting news from the previous week’s activities in the administration and implications for the c-suite and various stakeholder groups.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:45am -
  • Organizing for analytics in health care
    The growing thirst for information - reliably accurate information - is dramatically changing the health care industry in many ways.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:43am -
  • HIMSS13 product collateral
    While you are exploring HIMSS13 and all the great information to be found at the educational sessions and technical exhibitions, take a look at Deloitte’s product and services collateral.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:43am -
  • HIMSS 2013 annual conference and exhibition
    Deloitte can help you in your efforts to define a vision for your organization in the constantly changing world of health care. Through the use of data, analytics and content we can work with you to derive insights and make decisions about the futur…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:42am -
  • HIMSS13 resource library
    While you are exploring HIMSS13 and all the great information to be found at the educational sessions and technical exhibitions, take a look at Deloitte’s recent publications and research on topics such as analytics, heath care IT, security and pr…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:41am -
  • Health system chief information officers
    Deloitte interviewed CIOs in 12 major health care systems to assess their opinions about and preparedness for the near- and longer-term challenges they face in navigating the "new normal."
    - 25 Feb 13, 1:15pm -
  • The next wave of communication to members about health reform
    Many people are still confused about health reform. What are you doing today to address this with your members?
    - 11 Feb 13, 11:00am -
  • Unlocking value in health plan M&A: Sometimes the deals don’t deliver
    Deloitte’s analysis of 44 health plan merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions found that fewer than half led to sustained improvements in comparative market value three years after the deal closed.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:58am -
  • 2013 health care outlook
    What’s around the corner for health care organizations and policymakers in 2013? Deloitte’s industry leaders discuss the coming year’s top issues and trends.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:58am -
  • 2013 outlook on life sciences
    Terry Hisey, vice chairman and principal, Deloitte LLP, and U.S. Life Sciences Sector leader, shares his thoughts on the key issues facing the life sciences sector in 2013.
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:57am -
  • 2013 outlook on health plans
    Health care reform and consumerism are driving changes that cannot be ignored by health plans, according to Bill Copeland, vice chairman and principal, Deloitte LLP, and leader of the U.S. Health Plans and Life Sciences and Health Care practices.…
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:56am -
  • Deloitte hires health care compliance luminary Todd Kerr
    Todd Kerr, an accomplished health industry compliance and audit executive based in Nashville, has joined Deloitte & Touche LLP’s expanding national Governance, Regulatory and Risk Strategies (GR&RS) practice.
    - 28 Jan 13, 1:42pm -
  • 2012 Survey of U.S. Health Care Consumers: Segmentation INFOBrief
    Health care organizations traditionally segment their market based on demographics, insurance status or health measures. But we suggest that what matters most is behavior.To supplement its 2012 Survey of U.S. Health Care Consumers, Deloitte offers…
    - 28 Jan 13, 1:35pm -
  • 2012 U.S. survey of health care consumers
    This study estimates U.S. health-related spending by taking a broad view of direct and indirect costs as well as items such as alternative medicines, functional foods and the imputed cost of supervisory care.
    - 15 Jan 13, 11:45am -
  • The hidden costs of U.S. health care: Consumer discretionary health care spending
    This study estimates U.S. health-related spending by taking a broad view of direct and indirect costs as well as items such as alternative medicines, functional foods and the imputed cost of supervisory care.
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:49pm -
  • mHealth in an mWorld
    Mobile apps only scratch the surface of possibilities offered by mHealth. Improvement opportunities exist along the value chain, from engaging patients to maximizing provider productivity to controlling costs.
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:33am -
  • 10 Myths of health care reform
    "10 Myths of Health Care Reform" A listener guide for the final run in the Campaign 2012 season.10 Myths of health care reform
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:30am -
  • Health Care Reform Memo: Special edition
    With the re-election of President Obama, and the party controls in the U.S. House and U.S. Senate unchanged, the work ahead is now the focus. And health reform, the issue second only to the economy in the $6 billion campaign, is at the top of the li…
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:51pm -
  • Health care industry megatrends
    Explore seven megatrends the industry should look around the corner to observe and consider as they make plans to adapt to change.
    - 20 Nov 12, 1:50pm -
  • Understanding the SGR: Analyzing the "doc fix"
    The debate around Medicare Part B’s Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) is important to short-term policy-making around physician payments and longer-term issues of fiscal sustainability of the overall health system.
    - 15 Nov 12, 1:07pm -
  • The Affordable Care Act timeline
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:20pm -
  • Shaping the future: From meaningful use to meaningful user
    Health care providers should focus on patient engagement, interoperability, clinical decision support and quality improvement as they work toward clinical transformation and achieving Meaningful Use Stage 2 requirements.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:19pm -
  • A view of the U.S. health care system
    Health care reform is center stage in the 2012 election. Take a look at some of the factors in play.
    - 6 Sep 12, 9:34am -
  • Provider 2020
    A number of factors are converging to make the next decade the most tumultuous in the history of the health care industry. Deloitte takes a closer look at a strategic response to the path forward.
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:09am -
  • 2012 Deloitte survey of U.S. employers
    Deloitte’s 2012 survey of U.S. employers reveals C-suite and HR executives’ opinions about the health care system, Affordable Care Act, and anticipated strategies for employee health benefits coverage and cost containment.
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:08am -
  • 2012 U.S. survey of health care consumers
    Our fifth annual survey provides a comprehensive view of health care consumerism, exploring consumers’ behaviors, attitudes and unmet needs.
    - 21 Aug 12, 10:07am -
  • Health care reform: Center stage 2012
    Health care reform is center stage in 2012 - prominent in the public consciousness, thanks to constant political and legislative skirmishes over the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Because of the health care industry’s dynamic and complex…
    - 6 Aug 12, 2:28pm -
  • A look around the corner
    Health system CEOs and their organizations face challenges that are at once unprecedented, predictable and unknown - a "new normal" that represents the biggest test thus far in their professional careers.
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:24am -
  • Anticipate to accelerate
    To pursue opportunities presented by reform, companies must consider the impact of change before it actually hits them. That kind of foresight positions companies to adapt internally and get ahead of reform - and the competition. Explore our latest…
    - 22 Jun 12, 5:19pm -
  • 2012 U.S. survey of health care consumers
    The five-year anniversary of our survey provides a comprehensive view of health care consumerism, exploring consumers’ behaviors, attitudes and unmet needs.
    - 22 Jun 12, 5:18pm -
  • Value-based Pricing for Pharmaceuticals
    In a new value-driven health care system, payment linked to performance is a paradigm shift that calls for pharmaceutical companies to innovate in product commercialization and pricing. This Issue Brief summarizes what is known to date about value-b…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:17am -
  • Navigating the ICD-10 transition
    As hospital and medical group leaders review ICD-10 implementation plans, they should remember that regardless of a potential new compliance date, the ICD-10 transition requires extensive planning.
    - 29 Mar 12, 9:41am -
  • 2012 Deloitte-AMIA health informatics industry maturity survey
    Deloitte and the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) are working together to help industry stakeholders understand the maturity of health informatics in the life sciences, provider and health plan sectors.
    - 26 Mar 12, 10:16am -
  • The new health care workforce: Looking around the corner to future talent management
    A fresh approach is needed to help ensure an adequate, effective U.S. health care workforce, including new ways of thinking about supply and demand. This Issue Brief shares findings and implications from Deloitte’s study of post-reform health care…
    - 26 Mar 12, 10:16am -
  • Power to the people?
    Changes from the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are likely to increase the size of the individual health insurance segment and could result in a disruption of today’s group health insurance industry.
    - 26 Mar 12, 10:15am -
  • Health plans look to the clouds
    In the health information technology arena, cloud computing is a game changer. Health plans could benefit from the advantages that cloud computing provides.
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:13am -
  • mHealth: Transforming the face of health service delivery
    A powerful combination of factors are driving mHealth service delivery across the globe. Rapid advances in mobile technologies, the integration of mobile health into existing eHealth services and the growth of cellular networks are leading the way.…
    - 12 Mar 12, 1:15pm -
  • Supervisory care: Key costs, trends and strategic implications
    As the U.S. population ages and individuals face financial hardships, demand for supervisory care - unpaid care at home provided by a family member or friend - is expected to soar. This Issue Brief examines supervisory care’s current and potential…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:05am -
  • What’s next? Perspectives of health technology officers
    Deloitte interviewed health system chief information officers (CIOs), chief medical information officers (CMIOs) and other informatics leaders from hospitals and health systems on their activities and attitudes about IT and data management. Findings…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:04am -
  • Physician perspectives about health information technology
    This survey of physicians assesses their current use and overall views of HIT, as well as actions around electronic health records, meaningful use and ICD-10. Physicians believe in the value of HIT to improve quality and safety, however, the cost of…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:03am -
  • ACO Medicare Shared Savings Program final rule
    CMS released the final rule for its Medicare Shared Savings Program for Accountable Care Organizations. Deloitte reviews the rule’s key takeaways, provides estimated program savings and lists stakeholder implications.
    - 14 Nov 11, 4:35pm -
  • Health reform and the individual insurance market
    Our latest Issue Brief models possible scenarios that could have major impacts on enrollment.
    - 7 Nov 11, 3:36pm -
  • The public view of health care reform
    The Health Care Issue Brief uses results from the 2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers in the United States to examine consumers’ expectations of aspects regarding health care reform.
    - 22 Sep 11, 10:05am -
  • Pursuing risk intelligence in a rapidly changing industry
    The pharmaceutical industry continues to evolve and change, particularly in light of a number of important industry trends that are reshaping its future, including: product/service and geographic diversification; consolidation; increased regulation;…
    - 24 Aug 11, 9:01am -
  • Exploring the safe harbor in health care reform
    Health care is changing on many fronts, from clinical science to information technology to Medicare and FDA transformation to the very way doctors, hospitals, insurers and patients interact. Every employer is impacted, and the issue goes well beyond…
    - 4 Aug 11, 10:27am -
  • I'm OK, you're OK..
    With the U.S. health care system undergoing massive change, some stakeholders are taking bold, innovative steps.
    - 2 Aug 11, 11:06am -
  • Shaping a connected health care market
    The health care industry, through telecommunications and mobility enablement, is at the tipping point of a disruptive transformation as patients will expect to receive quality medical guidance throughout their daily lives. Telecom companies that can…
    - 2 Aug 11, 9:48am -
  • Comparative effectiveness research in the United States
    Comparative effectiveness research (CER) has been proposed as a way to understand the real-world, incremental value of specific health technologies in differing patient populations. This Issue Brief revisits CER following the enactment of health car…
    - 1 Jul 11, 10:11am -

Deloitte Consulting IFRS

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:27am -
  • Heads Up: IASB issues draft of hedge accounting model
    This Heads Up discusses the International Accounting Standards Board's (IASB) recently issued draft of its hedge accounting requirements that will be incorporated into IFRS 9, Financial Instruments, ultimately replacing the hedging requirements in…
    - 1 Nov 12, 8:43am -
  • IFRS Insights: Offsetting disclosure requirements and the "three-bucket" impairment model
    IFRS Insights is a newsletter on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for chief financial officers (CFOs) and financial professionals of U.S. companies. This issue includes articles about the offsetting disclosure requirements issued b…
    - 6 Aug 12, 1:55pm -
  • Lease accounting, financial instruments, revenue recognition, FPI comment letters, IAS Plus
    IFRS Insights is a newsletter on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for chief financial officers (CFOs) and financial professionals of U.S. companies. This issue includes convergence updates on lease accounting and financial instrume…
    - 6 Aug 12, 1:54pm -
  • Heads Up: SEC issues final report on incorporation of IFRS
    This issue of Heads Up discusses the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) recently issued final staff report, "Work plan for the consideration of incorporating International Financial Reporting Standards into the financial reporting system for…
    - 6 Aug 12, 1:52pm -
  • IFRS in the U.S.: Responding to the challenge

    - 5 Sep 11, 9:43am -
  • Financial reporting considerations related to S&P’s downgraded credit
    This Financial Reporting Alert discusses several considerations related to Standard & Poor's (S&P) recent downgrade of long-term U.S. sovereign debt. The alert highlights that the S&P’s downgrade does not cause, in and of itself, an other-than-tem…
    - 24 Aug 11, 8:57am -
  • IFRS in your pocket 2011
    This guide covers relevant International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) issues to help you understand IFRS and how they are being adopted around the world. The tenth edition of the guide includes information about: International Accounting Sta…
    - 24 Aug 11, 8:56am -
  • Key factors shaping financial reporting: The decade ahead
    Explore several financial reporting challenges and trends that have emerged over the past few years, focusing on three key qualitative characteristics of useful financial reporting - relevance, understandability and timelines.
    - 24 Aug 11, 8:55am -
  • How prepared companies are for changes to the Leases standards
    The latest IFRS Insights newsletter includes an overview of a recent Deloitte survey about how prepared companies are to comply with new Leases accounting standards, as well as information about the changes ahead for offsetting and the International…
    - 26 May 11, 9:05am -
  • CFO Insights: Navigating the road to IFRS
    This publication is a collection of IFRS articles that looks at this issue from a variety of angles, including: the emerging convergence challenge; cutting costs and driving value with an IFRS Center of Excellence; debt covenants; tax considerations…
    - 26 May 11, 9:03am -
  • IFRS Summit Center
    Deloitte's online IFRS Summit Center features commentary and perspectives from International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) Chairman Sir David Tweedie and U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Chairman Leslie Seidman, who were the keyn…
    - 26 May 11, 9:02am -
  • Will IFRS Trip Up Your Debt Covenants?
    Proactive CFOs have an opportunity to capitalize on the upside to converging global accounting standards.
    - 16 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: Hedge Accounting, Change Management Strategy and R & D
    The latest IFRS Insights newsletter includes articles about the changes ahead for hedge accounting, the importance of a change management strategy for your IFRS conversion, the impact of IFRS convergence on research and development costs, and more.…
    - 16 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: Updates on Leasing, Insurance Contracts and Tax
    The latest IFRS Insights newsletter includes articles about the changes ahead for lease accounting, the exposure draft for insurance contracts, why tax analysis can’t wait for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and more.
    - 2 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS: Are Your ERP Systems Ready?
    Recent versions of major ERP systems have been designed to incorporate IFRS. A finance transformation project conducted in conjunction with an IFRS assessment that effectively maps IFRS-related changes can yield efficiencies for both initiatives.…
    - 19 Jan 11, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS: Select Tax Considerations
    A preliminary assessment of the statutory landscape and potential tax implications can help CFOs prioritize which jurisdictions require the most focus from a treasury perspective and those that require a deeper analysis from a cash tax perspective.…
    - 6 Jan 11, 9:03pm -
  • Cut Costs & Drive Value With an IFRS Center Of Excellence
    An IFRS CoE can potentially help CFOs improve efficiencies and reduce financial reporting costs.
    - 2 Dec 10, 9:03pm -
  • One Step Closer to IFRS?
    SEC issues first progress report on its efforts and observations to date under its “Work Plan.” The Work Plan addresses specific areas of concern related to the incorporation of IFRS into the U.S. financial reporting system.
    - 4 Nov 10, 9:03pm -
  • An Update for Boards and Audit Committees
    This publication helps boards and audit committees stay abreast of the latest IFRS developments and understand potential implications.
    - 4 Nov 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Center of Excellence: A Shared Environment for IFRS Reporting
    Learn about how an IFRS Center of Excellence can help companies consolidate their reporting activities, resulting in standardization and savings around the globe.
    - 28 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: Cutting Costs and Improving Transparency
    The latest IFRS Insights newsletter includes articles about cutting costs and improving transparency, lease accounting, accounting for property, plant and equipment, and building an IFRS internal training program.
    - 28 Oct 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: The Importance of Using a Program Management Office
    The latest IFRS Insights newsletter includes articles about the importance of a using a program management office, pricing transfer considerations, revenue recognition, and an industry feature for oil and gas companies.
    - 9 Sep 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights Newsletter: Updates on Convergence and Conversion
    The July 2010 issue includes information about dual reporting and the associated IT challenges, an update on convergence efforts, and an industry update for power and utilities companies.
    - 5 Aug 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Update: Changes in the Irish Statutory Reporting Environment
    Beginning in 2012, the Accounting Standards Board (ASB) proposes to replace Irish GAAP, which would require companies reporting under Irish GAAP to either adopt full IFRS or IFRS for Small and Medium-sized Entities (SMEs) for statutory reporting.…
    - 5 Aug 10, 9:03pm -
  • 3 Reforms, a Wealth of Resources
    In terms of regulatory compliance, three issues are top-of-mind for today's executives. Explore our health care reform, financial reform and IFRS resource libraries.
    - 22 Jul 10, 9:03pm -
  • Navigating IFRS: Executive Training Program - September 28 & 29, 2010
    Join us for a two-day International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) training program in Houston, TX to learn about key accounting issues and practical considerations related to IFRS implementation.
    - 17 Jun 10, 9:03pm -
  • The Tidal Wave of Accounting and Financial Reporting Changes
    Learn about the number of projects that are currently under way at FASB that will change U.S. GAAP. Regardless of whether the SEC sets a date for U.S.-based public entities to convert to IFRS, all U.S.-based entities will be affected.
    - 27 May 10, 9:03pm -
  • Navigating IFRS: Executive Training Program for the Oil & Gas Industry
    Join us in Houston June 16 - 17 to explore the potential implications of IFRS for the oil an gas industry and industry subsectors. We'll explore the latest issues and discuss the components of the SEC's Work Plan and the expected next steps.…
    - 27 May 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Update: Changes in the Brazil Statutory Reporting Environment
    By the end of 2010, Brazil will have substantially converged its accounting standards with IFRS, and U.S. multinational companies with Brazilian subsidiaries should be prepared for this change.
    - 12 May 10, 9:03pm -
  • United Kingdom Accounting Standards Board to Replace UK GAAP
    IFRS are required for listed companies in the UK. However, in 2012, options may change under a proposal from the UK ASB to replace UK GAAP, which would require companies to either adopt full IFRS or IFRS for small and medium-sized entities.…
    - 12 May 10, 9:03pm -
  • FASB Eyes Possible “Big Bang” Implementation of New Standards
    The FASB and IASB continue to push forward with their efforts to converge U.S. GAAP and IFRS. These developments could significantly impact the evaluation and structuring of acquisitions and dispositions in the U.S. and abroad. Are your deal teams re…
    - 21 Apr 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights Newsletter: March/April 2010
    The March/April 2010 edition includes the SEC work plan for moving forward with IFRS, repatriation planning and an industry update for rate-regulated activities.
    - 1 Apr 10, 9:03pm -
  • Oil & Gas IFRS Seminar: March 23 - 24, 2010
    Join us on March 23 and 24, 2010 for an educational program exploring IFRS in the oil and gas industry.
    - 4 Mar 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights Newsletter: January/February 2010
    This edition covers key IFRS issues, including updates covering SEC activity, FASB and IASB convergence efforts and an overview of IFRS 9.
    - 4 Mar 10, 9:03pm -
  • SEC Publishes Work Plan for Moving Forward With IFRS for U.S. Issuers
    This issue of Heads Up discusses the SEC’s recently released statement expressing its strong commitment to the development of a single set of high-quality globally accepted accounting standards and directing the SEC staff to execute a “Work Plan.…
    - 4 Mar 10, 9:03pm -
  • Latest IFRS Development: SEC Supports Convergence & Global Accounting Standards
    The SEC unanimously agreed to issue a statement expressing its continued support for the development of a single set of high-quality globally accepted accounting standards. Learn more about the six key structural, operational and transitional areas o…
    - 4 Mar 10, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS: What Should Boards and Audit Committees be Considering Now?
    Deloitte's new IFRS publication addresses key questions and includes some practical guidance and updates that can help boards and audit committees stay current on this important and evolving topic.
    - 20 Jan 10, 9:03pm -
  • Judgment Sustained: Deloitte Review Article
    The principles-based orientation of IFRS will require greater exercise of judgment on accounting decisions by more managers across more varied parts of a company. How will companies enable managers to drive sustainable judgments that address today’…
    - 5 Jan 10, 9:03pm -
  • A Closer Look at Share-Based Payment Plans and IFRS
    A new publication exploring how U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) differ for share-based payment plans and how these differences may impact the organization.
    - 16 Dec 09, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: December 2009
    This edition covers key International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) issues, including International Accounting Standard (IAS) 18, shared-based payment plans and highlights from Deloitte's IFRS Summit 2009.
    - 16 Dec 09, 9:03pm -
  • Financial Services: 2009 Accounting, Financial Reporting, Tax & Regulatory Update
    Deloitte's annual update covers top-of-mind issues for the financial services industry as a whole and highlights specialized accounting, tax and regulatory considerations applicable to companies in the banking and securities, insurance, asset managem…
    - 16 Dec 09, 9:03pm -
  • 10 Lessons From European IFRS Conversion in the Real Estate Industry
    Learn 10 key lessons from Deloitte’s European experience of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) conversion for real estate investors and developers.
    - 11 Nov 09, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Boot Camp: Cost Effective Strategies for IFRS Assessment & Conversion
    Join Deloitte and Financial Executive International on November 18, 2009 for this one-day workshop.
    - 11 Nov 09, 9:03pm -
  • Navigating IFRS: Two-Day Executive Training Program December 8 - 9, 2009
    Join Deloitte for a two-day International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) executive training program to learn about key accounting issues and practical considerations related to IFRS implementation.
    - 13 Oct 09, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Roadmap: Planning a Safe, Economical Trip
    With International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) conversions underway in many countries, executives may flash back to Sarbanes-Oxley, with its rapid and often difficult implementation. Fortunately, IFRS conversion efforts need not follow the…
    - 13 Oct 09, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Survey Results 2009: Current issues
    A recent Deloitte survey was conducted to gather data and information on the latest International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) trends, views and assessment activities.
    - 13 Oct 09, 9:03pm -
  • IFRS Insights: July/August 2009
    This edition covers key International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) issues, including IFRS for insurance companies, IFRS for small and medium-sized entities and an overview of International Accounting Standard 19, Employee Benefits.
    - 17 Sep 09, 7:35pm -
  • Making History: A Look at a Move to IAS 37 from the Longstanding FAS 5 and its Effect on Buy-Sell Transactions
    With the impending adoption of IFRS for U.S.-based companies will come a change to one of the longest standing and pervasive accounting principles in U.S. history. Learn what companies entering into buy-sell transactions should carefully consider.…
    - 27 Jul 09, 7:35pm -
  • IFRS Insights: June 2009
    The June issue marks one year of IFRS Insights and covers key IFRS issues including an update on developments around the world, how IFRS can be a catalyst for change in the tax function, and a brief overview of International Accounting Standard 12, A…
    - 27 Jul 09, 7:35pm -
  • Introducing a new Deloitte.com
    Explore our latest IFRS updates, research and perspectives.
    - 27 Jul 09, 7:35pm -

Deloitte Consulting Organization, Financial, and Operation Performance

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:31am -
  • Balance sheet integrity
    Reconciliations are a key control over the quality of financial reporting. The "Utopian Close" is a financial close that is both effective and efficient. Can this Utopia become reality?
    - 14 May 13, 1:39pm -
  • Business trends 2013
    Take a closer look at eight emerging forces that are influencing how organizations think about their top line strategy, including fresh perspectives on customer and social data analytics, private/public collaborations and emerging markets.…
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:27pm -
  • U.S. aerospace and defense sector financial performance analysis
    In 2012, the top 20 U.S. aerospace and defense companies' revenues increased 5.5 percent to $354.7 billion, primarily driven by record setting commercial aircraft production, which offset negative revenue growth within the defense subsector. Overall…
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:30pm -
  • Five questions on retaliation risk
    The interconnected issues of whistleblowers and retaliation lawsuits are experiencing a resurgence among businesses today, pushed along by new regulatory frameworks like those found in whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform an…
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:27pm -
  • Balance sheet integrity
    Accountants are seeking a solution for the last mile of finance - closing the books to provide the maximum insight into the numbers and at the same time enhancing the use of scarce resources.The "utopian close" is a financial close that is both eff…
    - 1 Apr 13, 1:24pm -
  • From Bangalore to Boston: The trend of bringing IT back in-house
    Though insourcing is a small trend as compared to the global outsourcing juggernaut, given the maturity of the outsourcing industry we are seeing more and more clients wrestling with the question of whether an outsourcing deal that is not meeting ex…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:19pm -
  • The case for a close czar
    When asked what aspect of the close process they were most interested in improving, 46 percent of respondents to a recent Dbriefs poll said it was a combination of increasing integrity/accuracy of account balances, providing visibility into the clos…
    - 25 Mar 13, 3:18pm -
  • De-risking pensions: Can it be done?
    By evaluating their plan options as well as future economic considerations, CFOs can develop a roadmap to help with de-risking over time.
    - 28 Jan 13, 1:38pm -
  • Deloitte completes acquisition of Monitor’s global strategy consulting business
    Deloitte has acquired substantially all of the business of Monitor, one of the world’s leading strategy consulting firms. Introducing Monitor Deloitte.
    - 22 Jan 13, 3:28pm -
  • CFO Signals: 2012 Q4 results
    Last quarter, it was quite apparent that the combination of sluggish economic growth, persistent European Union issues, approaching elections in the United States and the impending "fiscal cliff" were making CFOs very nervous. Lingering uncertainty…
    - 15 Jan 13, 10:01am -
  • The hidden costs of U.S. health care: Consumer discretionary health care spending
    This study estimates U.S. health-related spending by taking a broad view of direct and indirect costs as well as items such as alternative medicines, functional foods and the imputed cost of supervisory care.
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:46pm -
  • Workforce analytics for the aerospace and defense industry
    Talent management drives the attainment of a highly skilled workforce, and aerospace and defense (A&D) companies - who have long faced a pressing need for skilled workers - are frequently cited as having leading talent management programs. Such prog…
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:45pm -
  • Deloitte and Decernis announce strategic alliance
    Deloitte and Decernis LLC, a leader in global compliance management systems for global product safety, announced an alliance to provide solutions to consumer product, food service, retail and distribution companies. Specifically, the alliance combin…
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:44pm -
  • A race to the bottom: How to survive in the new retail environment
    The competitive frontier for retailers is shifting dramatically before our eyes. If retailers are to win in the marketplace over the next five to 10 years, they should determine the primary basis on which they will compete. Our latest report, "A rac…
    - 10 Dec 12, 11:12am -
  • International Tax Review - energy guide
    International Tax Review published its third energy industry guide, in association with Deloitte, analyzing the tax and transfer pricing implications for taxpayers operating across the oil and gas sector.The guide offers an insight into the sector…
    - 7 Nov 12, 10:17am -
  • Health care industry megatrends
    Learn more about the seven widely used megatrends affecting the health care industry. These mega trends require the health care industry to look around the corner and confront the "new normal."
    - 1 Nov 12, 8:59am -
  • The 2013 Essential Tax and Wealth Planning Guide
    As we face 2013, the uncertainty of our tax and legislative environment is coming to a head - we’re again facing possible tax rate changes along with the expected sunset of favorable wealth transfer policies on January 1. The 2013 Essential Tax an…
    - 1 Nov 12, 8:57am -
  • The Affordable Care Act timeline
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:17pm -
  • CFO Insights: Making decisions that matter
    In this issue of CFO Insights, we will look at opportunities for chief financial officers (CFOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) to collaborate and drive more effective decision-making throughout their organizations as well as the barriers the…
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:16pm -
  • Financial and administrative management solutions
    Deloitte has the experience and knowledge to assist state and local governments in using technology as an enabler to achieve finance, procurement and human resource transformation.
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:24pm -
  • Sustainable cost management
    State and local governments are exploring ways to be more efficient and effective in the face of a new fiscal reality. Deloitte can help government leaders adopt innovative, customer-focused approaches to service delivery, while realizing significan…
    - 21 Sep 12, 12:23pm -
  • Talent 2020: Surveying the talent paradox from an employee perspective
    The economic turbulence of the past few years has created a talent paradox: Amidst stubbornly high unemployment, employers still face challenges filling technical and skilled jobs. The latest report in Deloitte's longitudinal survey series sheds lig…
    - 18 Sep 12, 10:54am -
  • Tax information reporting: The growing need for compliance technology
    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is expanding information reporting and withholding requirements, including an increased focus on U.S. source income for foreign persons - now a Tier 1 tax examination issue. How can technology support the increasin…
    - 18 Sep 12, 10:52am -
  • Audit Committee Brief: Understanding the CFO’s perspective
    In many organizations, the role of the CFO is expanding, and associated pressures and expectations are increasing. Understanding what is top of mind for CFOs and communicating regularly can help enhance the effectiveness of the audit committee’s o…
    - 18 Sep 12, 10:50am -
  • Leading the multigenerational finance department
    In the years following the recent U.S. recession, we find ourselves in an economy defined by a talent paradox, that is, the growing challenge of identifying and keeping skilled finance practitioners and leaders in the midst of relatively high unempl…
    - 6 Sep 12, 9:38am -
  • Improving performance: Addressing industry challenges
    Watch our short video case study to learn how the Deloitte CRG team worked with the Las Vegas Review-Journal to help the newspaper improve their overall performance so that it could continue to serve as a trusted source of news and information for t…
    - 13 Aug 12, 11:14am -
  • Ripple effects: Why water is a CFO issue
    For CFOs in any business, the time to create a water stewardship strategy is before you need one. Potential rewards of early action include enhanced brand value, a head start on water risk mitigation, greater confidence in your license to operate in…
    - 13 Aug 12, 11:13am -
  • HR shared services and outsourcing: Boldly going where they’ve never gone before...a new future state
    There was a time when simply deploying a shared services model or outsourcing some parts of HR meant your organization was on the leading edge of HR efficiency, effectiveness and compliance. Today that’s not the case. HR shared services and outsou…
    - 13 Aug 12, 11:12am -
  • Smarter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO)
    Five strategies for increasing speed, improving reliability and reducing costs - all at the same time. Although each of the five strategies has different impacts, when combined they affect the efficiency and effectiveness of the whole MRO function.…
    - 6 Aug 12, 5:16pm -
  • Manufacturing opportunity: How America can regain global leadership in manufacturing
    Today there are new pathways to manufacturing opportunity in America that are both available and achievable. And public policy has a major role to play in supporting these directions.This report relies on collaborative efforts with a number of orga…
    - 6 Aug 12, 5:14pm -
  • Use analytics to pull the pricing lever
    Price management initiatives have been shown to help companies increase their margins by 2 to 7 percent within a year, producing a 200 to 350 percent return on investment . So why is pricing so far down the list of options for organizations looking…
    - 6 Aug 12, 5:12pm -
  • Increase efficiency across the enterprise
    Rising worry about Europe and domestic policy and continued economic uncertainty are driving many companies to hunker down and focus on more industry- and company-level issues. To accelerate, leaders are looking inward at what they can control withi…
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:32am -
  • CFO Signals: 2012 Q2 - finance organization
    Top challenges: Getting the core things right. Similar to last quarter, this quarter’s CFO Signals findings appear to indicate a weaker focus on growth and a more tactical focus on operational execution and maximizing the value generated by curren…
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:29am -
  • A look around the corner
    Health system CEOs and their organizations face challenges that are at once unprecedented, predictable and unknown - a "new normal" that represents the biggest test thus far in their professional careers.
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:27am -
  • Navigating change: How CFOs can effectively drive transformation
    This issue of CFO Insights examines sources of resistance to change and provides some practical tools for CFOs to diagnose and navigate change efforts more effectively. In addition, we clarify how CFOs may effectively support and influence change in…
    - 3 Jul 12, 6:29am -
  • Business analytics for mid-sized companies: Leveling the playing field
    Until recently, a company’s level of technological sophistication was often pre-determined by how much it could afford to invest. But the advent of cloud technology has leveled the playing field for smaller companies with limited budgets, enabling…
    - 15 Jun 12, 4:03pm -
  • What is keeping CFOs up at night?
    Explore 10 things on the minds of today's CFOs. Individually, each concern signifies an area of subject matter expertise that finance must deliver; taken together they illustrate just how crucial finance leadership is to the day-to-day operation of…
    - 15 Jun 12, 4:02pm -
  • Deloitte and BlackLine Systems finalize strategic alliance
    After years of working together on finance transformation projects assisting large companies in the successful implementation of BlackLine software, Deloitte, one of the largest professional services organizations in the United States, and BlackLin…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:22am -
  • Audit Committee Brief: Finance and the war for talent
    For the past 20 years, there has been a talent war. Today, fresh from economic battles, domestic and global companies may face shortages in their finance leadership pipelines. As companies face greater business challenges in response to increased gl…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:21am -
  • The untold story of America’s debt
    New Deloitte research reveals that America's national debt crisis is likely more severe and immediate than previously thought, potentially affecting monetary policy and global competitiveness. Explore the five unexamined and potentially game-changin…
    - 11 Jun 12, 11:20am -
  • Workforce analytics as a sales tool? Here’s how
    We’ve discussed here on HR Times the rise of workforce analytics as a tool to give HR leaders insights that can help them support broad organizational goals. In fact, workforce analytics is one of the eight human capital trends discussed in the re…
    - 23 May 12, 10:58am -
  • Unlock the potential in your data
    Business analytics uses data to drive business strategy and performance. It includes a range of capabilities - from looking backward to evaluate what happened in the past, to forward-looking approaches like scenario planning and predictive modeling.…
    - 9 May 12, 3:35pm -
  • HR in the financial services industry? Most are paying too much.
    We all know the financial services industry has been under the microscope in the past few years, but a new Deloitte Consulting benchmarking study focuses the attention on a different aspect of FSI operations: HR. What’s revealed may seem like pili…
    - 2 May 12, 4:02pm -
  • Five "must haves" to consider for outsourcing in service delivery transformation
    Our observations of companies undertaking outsourcing as part of an SDT initiative suggest that the likelihood of achieving the desired outcomes can drop dramatically in the absence of certain critical processes. In particular, we have identified fi…
    - 19 Apr 12, 9:09am -
  • Workforce analytics is a journey and a process
    Everyone is talking about being smarter, but where does the analytics journey start for your workforce issues?
    - 19 Apr 12, 9:08am -
  • Are you mispricing investment risk?
    Given the volatility in the marketplace, we recommend CFOs build the capacity to dynamically adjust expected rates of return and thoughtfully consider the ERP implications of industry and geographical diversification. Not doing so can result in the…
    - 19 Apr 12, 9:07am -
  • Celebrate Earth Day this month, drive green business year-round
    It’s that time of year again - when Earth Day highlights environmental concerns and efforts. But leading executives know green business is smart business year-round. Organizations with a broader, more strategic plan for sustainability can not only…
    - 12 Apr 12, 4:46pm -
  • FDA’s "Retail Food Safety Action Plan": Impact on foodservice operations
    With the signing of the Food Safety Modernization Act and the release of two key "report cards" on the causes of food borne illness and related prevention activities, the FDA has taken a very visible stand on food safety in the retail and foodservic…
    - 12 Apr 12, 4:41pm -
  • Financial services M&A in 2012: A cross-sector outlook
    Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) across the financial services spectrum could pick up in 2012 as banks, securities firms, insurance companies and asset managers react to regulatory mandates and competitive opportunities both here and abroad.…
    - 12 Apr 12, 4:40pm -
  • Leadership development: For the talented few, or for the masses?
    Today, many talent professionals are facing a tough decision: Should we invest in programs and tools targeting a small pool of high-potential talent, or is it smarter to focus on developing leadership at every level?
    - 29 Mar 12, 9:39am -
  • The art and science of change
    To achieve and sustain superior performance, organizations must evolve with the marketplace. But the when and how of strategic change are often up for debate.To achieve and sustain superior performance, organizations must evolve with the marketplac…
    - 15 Mar 12, 11:20am -
  • Human Capital Trends 2012
    Available now. It’s fitting that 2012 is a leap year, since a number of converging market trends are driving HR organizations to make significant leaps in capabilities and performance. HR faces a critical, dual imperative in 2012 - a focus on enab…
    - 12 Mar 12, 3:04pm -
  • The CIO’s role in business innovation: Sustain or disrupt?
    We’re at an unusual time in industry: five major forces affecting businesses are all technology-based. These forces - mobility, analytics, social, cloud computing and cyber intelligence - are being combined in new ways, opening the door for sustai…
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:21am -
  • Administrative Simplification: From compliance to competitive advantage
    Administrative Simplification is intended to streamline administrative interactions between health plans and providers to improve the patient experience and reduce costs throughout the health care system.
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:20am -

Deloitte Consulting Regulatory Reform

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:26am -
  • Nanotechnology in food : Emerging issues and potential uses
    What is nanotechnology? What comes to mind when you think about nanotechnology? As a food manufacturer, would you be willing to use nanotechnology to make your food? The potential benefits of using nanotechnology are vast and far-reaching, but poten…
    - 21 May 13, 11:35am -
  • I’ll have a PB&J sandwich, hold the S please
    Working in the food industry, it’s hard to miss the numerous peanut butter outbreaks and recalls that have happened over the past few years. Many were caused by Salmonella contamination.And, when I take a closer look, it’s not just peanut butte…
    - 8 Apr 13, 12:32pm -
  • Health care reform memo
    Explore this week's health care summary, highlighting news from the previous week’s activities in the administration and implications for the c-suite and various stakeholder groups.
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:46am -
  • Deloitte Center for the Global Food Value Chain debuts
    The Deloitte Center for the Global Food Value Chain (the Center), a source of insights and analysis designed to help companies in the food and beverage business understand the changing regulatory environment, reduce risk and address supply chain iss…
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:36am -
  • The road ahead: Thoughts on the recently released final FATCA regulations
    On Thursday, January 17, 2013, the Treasury and IRS released the final regulations for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Originally codified as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act of 2010, these final regulations c…
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:30am -
  • FATCA webcast: Final regulations on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
    On January 17, 2013, the U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS released final regulations on FATCA. Beginning this month, FATCA requires U.S. taxpayers with specified foreign financial assets, as well as foreign financial institutions, to identify an…
    - 11 Feb 13, 10:30am -
  • New FCPA resource guide: Ten things for legal and compliance officers to consider
    Is the new FCPA Resource Guide from the U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission really new or just a compilation of existing material? This article identifies 10 key takeaways from the guide that may help legal and com…
    - 6 Feb 13, 12:59pm -
  • Swerving from the cliff: Tax provisions in the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 introduce
    This report from Deloitte Tax LLP examines the tax provisions in the new law and considers the tax policy challenges facing Congress and the Obama administration in the year ahead.
    - 15 Jan 13, 10:05am -
  • Five questions on the possibility of corporate tax reform - and the risks it could introduce
    Debating the future of tax policy is not uncommon during a presidential election year. But recently, the tone of the national conversation about tax reform has subtly shifted. Many observers believe that support for corporate tax reform that results…
    - 15 Jan 13, 10:04am -
  • Deloitte and Decernis announce strategic alliance
    Deloitte and Decernis LLC, a leader in global compliance management systems for global product safety, announced an alliance to provide solutions to consumer product, food service, retail and distribution companies. Specifically, the alliance combin…
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:47pm -
  • International Tax Review - energy guide
    International Tax Review published its third energy industry guide, in association with Deloitte, analyzing the tax and transfer pricing implications for taxpayers operating across the oil and gas sector.The guide offers an insight into the sector…
    - 7 Nov 12, 10:19am -
  • Health care industry megatrends
    Learn more about the seven widely used megatrends affecting the health care industry. These mega trends require the health care industry to look around the corner and confront the "new normal."
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:08am -
  • The 2013 Essential Tax and Wealth Planning Guide
    As we face 2013, the uncertainty of our tax and legislative environment is coming to a head - we’re again facing possible tax rate changes along with the expected sunset of favorable wealth transfer policies on January 1. The 2013 Essential Tax an…
    - 1 Nov 12, 9:06am -
  • Tax information reporting: The growing need for compliance technology
    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is expanding information reporting and withholding requirements, including an increased focus on U.S. source income for foreign persons - now a Tier 1 tax examination issue. How can technology support the increasin…
    - 18 Sep 12, 1:10pm -
  • Heads Up: SEC issues final rule on conflict minerals
    This Heads Up discusses certain key provisions of the SEC’s recently issued final rule Conflict Minerals, which implements Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. In addition, it includes appendixes containin…
    - 18 Sep 12, 12:11pm -
  • Health care reform: Center stage 2012
    Health care reform is center stage in 2012 -prominent in the public consciousness, thanks to constant political and legislative skirmishes over the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Because of the health care industry’s dynamic and complex…
    - 6 Aug 12, 2:05pm -
  • Still standing: Planning for the high-wealth tax increases ahead
    The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 means that two new tax increases in the health care reform law targeting earned and unearned income of certain wealthier individuals will take effect as…
    - 6 Aug 12, 2:02pm -
  • A look around the corner
    Health system CEOs and their organizations face challenges that are at once unprecedented, predictable and unknown - a "new normal" that represents the biggest test thus far in their professional careers.
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:21am -
  • As corruption concerns rise, few fear UK Bribery Act: Deloitte poll
    U.S. regulators increase Foreign Corrupt Practices Act cases brought against individuals.
    - 9 Jul 12, 11:20am -
  • Anticipate to accelerate
    To pursue opportunities presented by reform, companies must consider the impact of change before it actually hits them. That kind of foresight positions companies to adapt internally and get ahead of reform - and the competition. Explore our latest…
    - 22 Jun 12, 5:21pm -
  • Deloitte Shadow Banking Index Debuts: ‘Only’ $9.53 Trillion in Size at End of 2011
    New quarterly index tracks changes in shadow banking; regulatory changes and new innovations anticipated to be big drivers of future fluctuation..The shadow banking system in the United States might not be as large today as regulators and market pa…
    - 30 May 12, 10:58am -
  • FDA’s "Retail Food Safety Action Plan": Impact on foodservice operations
    With the signing of the Food Safety Modernization Act and the release of two key "report cards" on the causes of food borne illness and related prevention activities, the FDA has taken a very visible stand on food safety in the retail and foodservic…
    - 12 Apr 12, 5:02pm -
  • Introducing the Center for Regulatory Strategies
    Businesses across most every industry face a wave of new regulation. In some cases the changes are so extensive that they may challenge the viability of some business models.Deloitte’s Center for Regulatory Strategies is a powerful resource of in…
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:43am -
  • IFRS being adopted in the United States
    Watch the video to hear International Accounting Standards Board Chairman Hans Hoogervorst’s thoughts on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) being adopted in the United States.
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:36am -
  • 2011 IFRS Summit Center
    Deloitte's online IFRS Summit Center features commentary and perspectives from International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) Chairman Hans Hoogervorst and U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Chairman Leslie Seidman, who were the keyno…
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:24am -
  • Paving the path to compliance, opportunity
    Explore our latest resources on regulatory and legislative reform.
    - 15 Mar 12, 10:23am -
  • IFRS Insights: Offsetting disclosure requirements, "three-bucket" impairment model, AICPA conference
    IFRS Insights is a newsletter on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for chief financial officers (CFOs) and financial professionals of U.S. companies. This edition covers a spectrum of key issues related to IFRS, including:The new of…
    - 12 Mar 12, 1:11pm -
  • The compliance opportunity
    Gain a better understanding of cap-and-trade legislation and explore various strategic options for addressing it.
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:26am -
  • Six takeaways from proposed FATCA rules issued by the U.S. Treasury Department and IRS
    The U.S. Treasury Department and IRS recently released nearly 400 pages of proposed regulations that detail their plans to implement FATCA. Here are six essential points to consider.
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:25am -
  • FATCA: A path forward
    Take a deeper look into the potential implications proposed FATCA guidance may have on financial institutions, and the strategies and policies they can employ to efficiently achieve compliance.
    - 1 Mar 12, 9:24am -
  • CFO Signals: 2011 Q4 results
    CFO concerns about the impacts of government policy (especially tax policy and detrimental regulatory changes) continued this quarter, but worries over domestic and foreign economies were more pressing overall.
    - 27 Jan 12, 9:53am -
  • Risk Intelligence: Focus on risk committees
    Even outside the financial services industry - where risk committees will become more prevalent with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, as well as the Federal Reserve’s notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) on enhanced pr…
    - 19 Jan 12, 1:44pm -
  • Be nimble, be quick: Organizational, financial and operational performance
    To prepare for and take advantage of the rapidly changing marketplace, businesses need to be nimble. Staying on top of technology, global and regulatory trends could mean the difference between improving organizational, financial and operational per…
    - 22 Dec 11, 3:27pm -
  • Regulatory & legislative reform: Anticipate tomorrow’s complex issues
    Explore our latest resources on tax reform, health care reform, the Volcker Rule, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
    - 12 Dec 11, 12:35pm -
  • ACO Medicare Shared Savings Program final rule
    CMS released the final rule for its Medicare Shared Savings Program for Accountable Care Organizations. Deloitte reviews the rule’s key takeaways, provides estimated program savings and lists stakeholder implications.
    - 14 Nov 11, 4:32pm -
  • FASB's new qualitative goodwill impairment assessment
    Complying with the requirement for annual goodwill impairment testing can be time-consuming and expensive for companies. Preparers of private companies' financial statements have been striving for a less costly and complex solution.
    - 14 Nov 11, 4:30pm -
  • Career - CFO Signals: 2011 Q3
    Deloitte's 2011 Q3 CFO Signals survey reveals the top three CFO job stresses of North America's CFOs: major change initiatives, strategic ambiguity and changing regulatory requirements.
    - 20 Oct 11, 11:03am -
  • Accounting for Income Taxes Quarterly Hot Topics: September 2011 issue
    Accounting for Income Taxes Quarterly Hot Topics highlights recent tax and accounting developments that may have accounting for income tax (ASC 740) implications. This edition includes lease accounting updates, guidance issued on the application of…
    - 3 Oct 11, 3:02pm -
  • Tax rate outlook for high-income individuals
    Analyzing the prospects of Congress changing tax rates on earned income and income from capital gains and qualified dividends, particularly as they apply to more affluent individuals.
    - 3 Oct 11, 3:01pm -
  • Board relations: Have risk disclosure practices improved?
    Since February 28, 2010, companies have been required by the Securities and Exchange Committee (SEC) to disclose the role of their board in risk oversight. Done well, risk disclosures can identify how CFOs are fulfilling their obligations to the boa…
    - 3 Oct 11, 2:59pm -
  • Anti-corruption practices survey 2011
    The Deloitte Forensic Center conducted a survey to assess how companies are managing their efforts to prevent corrupt practices in their operations around the world and ensure compliance with legislative requirements.
    - 22 Sep 11, 10:09am -
  • The public view of health care reform
    The Health Care Issue Brief uses results from the 2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers in the United States to examine consumers’ expectations of aspects regarding health care reform.
    - 22 Sep 11, 10:08am -
  • Spread the sunshine beyond compliance
    Life sciences companies are challenging conventional views about their Healthcare Professional (HCP) Aggregate Spend data, and are using the data to drive decision-making and competitive advantage in the marketplace.
    - 9 Sep 11, 12:55pm -
  • In the right light, reform reveals opportunity
    Explore our latest regulatory and legislative insights on the Dodd-Frank Act, health care reform and more.
    - 5 Sep 11, 10:06am -
  • Cost recovery strategies in the "new normal"
    As the budget debate continues, federal agencies face the challenge of finding new ways to serve their mission and their constituents with reduced funding and growing uncertainty over the coming fiscal years. How does the government accomplish this…
    - 5 Sep 11, 10:05am -
  • Exploring the safe harbor in health care reform
    Health care is changing on many fronts, from clinical science to information technology to Medicare and FDA transformation to the very way doctors, hospitals, insurers and patients interact. Every employer is impacted, and the issue goes well beyond…
    - 5 Aug 11, 3:23pm -
  • Of Roman gods and financial reform: Janus and the Dodd-Frank Act
    In this paper we use the Janus principle, we look back at financial reform over the last year and forward into the future from three different perspectives.
    - 4 Aug 11, 10:10am -
  • Understanding your FBAR reporting requirements
    Organizations with financial interest in foreign accounts are required to file an annual Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR). This article explains what the final rules are, who’s required to file and what actions filers should be…
    - 2 Jun 11, 9:56am -
  • Should Health Care Revolve Around Hospitals or Accountable Care?
    New options for physician alignment and care delivery – such as Accountable Care Organizations – offer the prospect of more efficiency, better outcomes and higher revenues. But they carry new costs as well – and could upset traditional roles.
    - 1 Apr 11, 12:08pm -
  • Whistleblowing After Dodd-Frank: New Risks, New Responses
    The Dodd-Frank legislation is expected to boost whistleblower activities & the number of fraud accusations a company confronts & investigates. As this threatens to drive compliance costs up, CFOs may…
    - 2 Mar 11, 9:03pm -
  • Notice of Coverage Options
    Employers will be required to give employees a written notice of the existence of State Health Insurance Exchanges. Learn more about this provision and its implications.
    - 24 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Resource Library
    FATCA will affect more than financial institutions. Deloitte's FATCA Resource Library provides insights and relevant information on the impact of FATCA.
    - 16 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • Regulatory & Legislative Reform
    See regulatory issues before they’re on top of you. Explore our latest resources.
    - 16 Feb 11, 9:03pm -
  • Will IFRS Trip Up Your Debt Covenants?
    Proactive CFOs have an opportunity to capitalize on the upside to converging global accounting standards.
    - 16 Feb 11, 9:03pm -

Deloitte Consulting Sustainability

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    - 14 Jun 13, 10:38am -
  • Live from the Center
    When you make critical decisions about industry events and their impact you need objective, data-driven insights to guide them.
    - 25 Apr 13, 1:32pm -
  • Understanding the SGR: Analyzing the "doc fix"
    The debate around Medicare Part B’s Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) is important to short-term policy-making around physician payments and longer-term issues of fiscal sustainability of the overall health system.
    - 15 Nov 12, 1:27pm -
  • The Affordable Care Act timeline
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs.
    - 22 Oct 12, 4:23pm -
  • Cracking the code on supply and demand
    Read this new blog post on the use of analytics in a company's supply chain. Using data in the supply chain isn’t new – it's different.
    - 28 Aug 12, 12:27pm -
  • Sustainability: Top 50 green brands
    Deloitte is proud to have once again contributed its deep knowledge of sustainability performance management to Interbrand’s Best Global Green Brands 2012 list. View the rankings and learn how your organization might profit from closing the perfor…
    - 30 Jul 12, 11:30am -
  • Celebrate Earth Day this month, drive green business year-round
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