July 18, 2002

Companies Increasingly Seeking to Outsource Human Resources, According to Conference Board Study Sponsored by Accenture

Fortune 1000 companies are increasingly outsourcing their human resources functions, according to findings of a new study released by Accenture in conjunction with The Conference Board.
July 09, 2002

EMC to Offer Open, Platform-Independent Storage Consulting Services Through Innovative Agreement with Accenture

EMC Corporation announced a major expansion of its professional services portfolio to include open, platform-independent storage consulting through its newly formed Information Solutions Consulting group. These new professional services offerings are being developed through an innovative, five-year “business transformation outsourcing” agreement with Accenture.
July 02, 2002

Accenture Survey Finds Senior Management Support Crucial to CRM Success

While business executives overwhelmingly agree that technology has helped them strengthen relationships with their customers, more than half say that Customer Relationship Management (CRM) shortfalls can be attributed in part to inadequate support from top management, according to a survey released by Accenture.
July 02, 2002

Accenture Research Finds that Few Companies Use Outsourcing as Strategic Business Imperative

An overwhelming majority of businesses are using outsourcing as a cost-cutting tactic, but few companies have embraced it as a strategic business imperative, according to new research from Accenture.
June 28, 2002

Private-Sector Initiative Tackles Digital Divide

A team of private-sector companies brought together by the G8’s Digital Opportunity Task Force announced the creation of the DOT Force Entrepreneurial Network (DFEN), an organization to help small- and medium-sized enterprises and entrepreneurs overcome the “Digital Divide” and stimulate economic and social growth in developing countries.