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Features

Nordstrom Considers Spinoff Of Rack Outlet Business

It’s no secret that the retail industry has suffered substantial disruption over the past two years. From pandemic closures to congested supply chains to workforce shortages, the industry has struggled to maintain business as usual in the face of numerous ‘once in a lifetime’ challenges...

Technology

Absolut Leverages AI To Transform Its Procurement Processes

Stockholm-based The Absolut Company (Absolut) is a producer and marketer of a number of the world’s leading spirits brands, including its namesake Absolut Vodka, Malibu Rum, and Kahlúa, as well as being a major part of the Pernod Ricard brand...

Healthcare

Center Of Reproductive Medicine And US Fertility Merge With Help From...

Birth rates are declining globally, dropping by half in just 50 years. Driven by societal and lifestyle challenges to conception, these falling rates mean nearly every country on Earth could have shrinking populations by the end of the century...

Government

Fairbanks Morse Defense Acquires Federal Equipment Co.

In 2020, the United States spent around $766 billion on its military, which was over three times as much as China, the next leading country, which spent an estimated $252 billion USD. With up to half of U.S. military expenditures since 2001 going to private contractors, government spending is big business...

Popular Articles

Booz Allen Hamilton Executive Discusses Company Strategy

Booz Allen Hamilton has evolved from its humble beginnings 107 years ago when it was started by Edwin G. Booz as a service offering impartial advice to then-nascent organizations such as Goodyear, Canadian Pacific Railway, and the like. Now, with a 2020 $113 million government...

Underrepresentation In Female Leadership Sounds An Alarm In The Healthcare Industry

The gender gap in the healthcare industry has always been a looming indicator of societal inequalities for women in the workplace. Despite the fact that women make up 70% of nurses and a large share of clinical care providers, there is an alarming gap in leadership positions filled by women...

Teneo Announces New Chairwoman, Ursula Burns

Management consulting and advisory company, Teneo, has recently announced a new addition to the top tier of its team. Ursula Burns, the former CEO of Xerox, has been chosen as the chairwoman of the company with the departure of Declan Kelly, the former CEO and chairman of the company, and also co-founder...

Why Cybersecurity Success Depends On Public-Private Partnership

As highlighted by the widespread SolarWinds security breach, the public and private sector can no longer afford to act separately when it comes to cybersecurity. Supported by a network of similar hardware and software vendors and interconnected through the course of daily business...

The Top 100 IT Consulting and Services Companies of 2021

The Consulting Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 IT Consulting and Services Companies of 2021. These are the companies leading some of...

Deloitte Expands Cloud-Services Portfolio With Acquisition Of CloudQuest

In a recent press release, Big Four accounting and professional services firm Deloitte announced the acquisition of Cupertino, California-based cloud security posture management provider CloudQuest. The startup, which offers cloud-native security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) services specialized for InfoSec and SecDevOps teams...

Accenture’s History With Healthcare.gov Factors Into Current CMS Contract

The battle for a healthcare.gov contract with The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has endured a long series of bid protests. In what has amounted to a protracted game of contractual hot potato, Accenture Federal Services has beat out its competitor, Deloitte, for the moment...

The Top 25 Women Leaders in Cybersecurity IT Services of 2021

The IT Services Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Cybersecurity IT Services of 2021. These women leaders represent some of the most prominent IT organizations that provide clients across the public and private sectors with ongoing cybersecurity services...

Kaiser Permanente To Partner With Accenture, Microsoft For Cloud Expansion

Microsoft recently announced a multi-year collaboration with IT services company Accenture and healthcare industry leader Kaiser Permanente to enhance its hosted cloud environment infrastructure that supports its 12.4 million members and more than 85,000 care providers. The collective effort to improve Kaiser Permanente’s cloud capabilities will ultimately enable them to better serve their members by delivering personalized digital experiences and more data-informed decision making...

The Evolution Of Banking Security

The rapid, widespread embrace of remote work policies driven by the COVID-19 pandemic has placed cybersecurity as a focal point of business success. Cybercriminals have, in turn, adapted accordingly and their crooked campaigns constitute a major threat for individuals, companies, and entire governments in the age of digitalization...