What do you do when the outcome matters more than method? Centage Corporation’s Ed Gromann explains how professional services can streamline workforce planning and budgeting.
Finding good quality advice is a huge problem for SMEs.?There are huge numbers of unregulated (not to mention the ?supposedly? regulated) service industries charging SMEs phenomenal amounts for little, and even detrimental, advice.
On the first day of National Apprenticeships Week, we spoke with Kate Awdry, PwC's schools recruitment and development manager, to find out how the professional services firm is starting from the ground up and using apprentices to produce a pipeline of skilled workers.
Advisors at the likes of EY and PwC may know their stuff, but for Phil Mitchell and his consultancy Harbour Key it is the to ability come from a position of similar risk and structure that is reaping rewards.
CEO Alex Hamilton, formerly a partner at Latham & Watkins, was frustrated by his partners’ lack of commitment to innovation –so sent a "Jerry Maguire mission statement" to Latham’s executive committee, urging them to provide better value and client service through the use of technology. When his recommendations were ignored, Hamilton resigned in order to create Everline Future 50's Radiant Law..