Focusing on workforce and organizational issues including change management, HR administration, learning, knowledge management, performance management, HR IT systems implementation and workforce transformation.
July 29, 2003

Accenture and City of Copenhagen Sign Human Resources Outsourcing Agreement

The City of Copenhagen and Accenture have signed a contract under which Accenture will provide payroll and basic human resources services to the City on an outsourced basis.
July 28, 2003

Executives See Room for Improvement in the Provision of Human Resources Services, Accenture Survey Finds

Nearly half of senior executives are either dissatisfied with or ambivalent about the performance of their human resources (HR) departments, according to an independent survey of 150 U.S. senior executives released today by Accenture.
April 01, 2003

Workforce Issues Top List of Executives' Strategic Priorities, Accenture Research Finds

New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) shows that, despite the weak economic environment and cost-cutting pressures, workforce-related issues top executives' list of strategic priorities, and these business leaders are also concerned that their workforces lack critical skills, compromising their companies' ability to compete effectively.
January 09, 2003

Accenture Poll Highlights Critical Leadership Challenges Facing UK Senior Executives

A confluence of factors will compel UK executives to focus on critical leadership challenges to realize business success, according to professionals in the Human Performance group at Accenture.
September 19, 2002

New Book Probes Why Some Individuals Become Leaders and Identifies the Forces that Shape Them

The findings of a comparative study of two very different age groups — one that grew up digital and one that came of age in the shadow of the Great Depression and World War II — were released in a compelling new book entitled Geeks & Geezers: How Era, Values, and Defining Moments Shape Leaders.
June 26, 2002

Accenture Strengthens Delivery of Outsourced Learning Services

Accenture announced that it has consolidated its outsourced learning capabilities under Accenture Learning, a unit that focuses on providing outsourced transformational learning solutions to help companies and governments achieve measurable business results through significant improvements in workforce performance.
March 18, 2002

FT Knowledge, Indeliq, Accenture to Form Alliance for Corporate Learning

FT Knowledge, Indeliq and Accenture announced that they have formed an alliance to bring together the best in educational content, eLearning products, and corporate learning services.
March 12, 2002

Accenture Survey Shows “War For Talent” Continues, Layoffs Ending In 2002

Despite widespread workforce reductions in the United States during the last several months, the “war for talent” continues, with leadership and management leading senior executives’ lists of the most-sought-after skills according a survey of FORTUNE 1000 companies released by Accenture.