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How to Choose a Cybersecurity Consultant

by Patty Wood on Oct 2, 2017 3:22:12 PM

Five points to consider when choosing a cybersecurity consultant.

Cybersecurity is of interest in every industry and geography. An array of attacks can happen to any given company: hacking, phishing, wire fraud or denial-of-service attacks, to name a few.  Accordingly, numerous businesses seek skilled consultants to help prevent such disruption. Various articles have covered the topic of how to choose a cybersecurity analyst. Below, are some of the top aspects to consider when selecting such an expert, according to security publications.


Topics: Security, Consulting Industry, Consulting Trends, IT Security, Cybersecurity, InfoSec

Top 5 Technology Trends in Management Consulting

by Patty Wood on Aug 31, 2017 12:55:16 PM

Five consulting technology trends in 2017 that are more than buzzwords.

Since management consultants have always been on the forefront of technology, many of today’s cutting edge innovations are being actively deployed by them across a broad array of clients. The UK’s Management Consultancies Association (MCA) actually notes that advanced technologies are at the top of consulting executives’ minds. Such technologies include robotics, artificial intelligence and machine learning. MCA indicates that consulting firms’ usage of these tools can streamline and enhance client services.


Topics: Consulting Industry, Consulting Trends

International Consulting Culture and the Gig Economy

by Patty Wood on Mar 17, 2017 1:44:31 PM

How corporate culture in the consulting industry differs between the US and Europe 

Consultants across the globe can quite often perform identical types of interactions with clients such as careful communication and expert assistance with a business challenge. Some differences abound, however, among consultants that do business within the United States and Europe. Some publications have addressed this issue, reviewing similarities and differences in office culture, salaries and work-life balance.


Topics: corporate intelligence, Consulting Industry, Consulting Trends, consulting, professional services consulting, predictive analytics

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