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April 30, 2013

Four Out of 10 Recent College Grads are Underemployed, New Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; April 30, 2013 – U.S. employers are underutilizing the capabilities of young, college-educated workers, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that reveals that 41 percent of workers who graduated from college in the past two years say they are underemployed and working in jobs that do not require their college degrees. The research also reveals that, despite their degrees, nearly two-thirds (63 percent) say they will need more training in order to get their desired job.
 
April 30, 2013

Four Out of 10 Recent College Grads are Underemployed, New Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; April 30, 2013 – U.S. employers are underutilizing the capabilities of young, college-educated workers, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that reveals that 41 percent of workers who graduated from college in the past two years say they are underemployed and working in jobs that do not require their college degrees. The research also reveals that, despite their degrees, nearly two-thirds (63 percent) say they will need more training in order to get their desired job.
 
April 29, 2013

Four in Ten Marketing Executives Unprepared to Meet Objectives Due to Lack of Funding and Internal Inefficiencies, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; April 29, 2013 – Four in 10 top marketing executives say they are not well prepared to meet their objectives, citing a lack of funding and inefficient business practices as the main impediments to improved performance, according to global research by Accenture (NYSE:ACN). The research also reveals a growing commitment to digital marketing and analytics capabilities to tackle an increasingly complex customer environment.
 
April 02, 2013

Accenture Acquires ChangeTrack Research to Bring Predictive Analytics to the Management of Complex Change Programs

NEW YORK; April 2, 2013 – To help its clients better measure and monitor the progress of their change programs, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired ChangeTrack Research Pty Ltd, a provider of analytics-based tools and services for change management. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
March 12, 2013

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, Mar. 28, to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 Results

NEW YORK; March 12, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Mar. 28, to discuss its second-quarter fiscal year 2013 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
March 01, 2013

Accenture Research Finds Most Professionals Believe They Can “Have It All”

NEW YORK; March 1, 2013 – New global research from Accenture, titled “Defining Success,” has found that more than two-thirds of female professionals around the world – and the same number of male respondents – say they can “have it all.” In fact, having both a successful career and a full life outside work is so important that many choose a job based on its potential impact on work-life balance.
January 17, 2013

Accenture Named to FORTUNE'S “100 Best Companies to Work For” List for Fifth Consecutive Year

NEW YORK; Jan. 17, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been named to FORTUNE magazine's 2013 “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the fifth consecutive year, ranking No. 91, up from No. 92 in 2012. The annual ranking, now in its 16th year, is a prestigious recognition of the best in workplace culture and talent initiatives.
December 19, 2012

Accenture Reports First-Quarter Fiscal 2013 Results, With Record Quarterly Revenues and EPS

NEW YORK; Dec. 19, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013, ended Nov. 30, 2012, with record net revenues of $7.2 billion, an increase of 2 percent in U.S. dollars and 5 percent in local currency over the same period last year.  Diluted earnings per share were $1.06, an increase of $0.10, or 10 percent, over the same period last year.

December 18, 2012

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 19, to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 Results

NEW YORK; Dec. 18, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Dec. 19, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal year 2013 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
October 22, 2012

Accenture Names CEO Pierre Nanterme to Additional Position of Chairman, Effective Feb. 1, 2013

NEW YORK; Oct. 22, 2012 – The board of directors of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named CEO Pierre Nanterme to the additional position of chairman of the board, effective Feb. 1, 2013. He succeeds William D. Green, who will step down as chairman and from the board on that date. Mr. Nanterme, 53, succeeded Mr. Green as CEO on Jan. 1, 2011, and has been a member of the Accenture board of directors since October 2010.