Focusing on workforce and organizational issues including change management, HR administration, learning, knowledge management, performance management, HR IT systems implementation and workforce transformation.
November 11, 2013

Accenture to Improve Effectiveness and Efficiency of Recruiting for NXP Semiconductors Through Analytics, Gamification and Social Media Techniques

NEW YORK; Nov. 11, 2013 – NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to manage and accelerate NXP's recruitment process through the use of analytics, gamification and social media techniques. The work will provide NXP with faster access to the right candidates and the ability to hire them more quickly – a formidable challenge in the highly specialized semiconductor industry. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.
 
October 24, 2013

Accenture Recognized on Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies List for 11th Consecutive Year

NEW YORK; October 24, 2013 – For the 11th consecutive year, Accenture has been named to Working Mother’s Best Companies list. The list recognizes companies that offer family-friendly benefits as part of a flexible workplace.
 
August 22, 2013

Accenture Ranks Number Two in LATINA Style 50 Report

NEW YORK; August 22, 2013 – Accenture has been ranked number two in the 2013 LATINA Style 50 Report, an annual ranking that identifies the 50 best companies for Hispanic women to work for. The Report is considered the most respected evaluation of corporate America’s career advancement opportunities for Hispanic women.
 
July 23, 2013

Accenture Honored at the Singapore HR Awards

SINGAPORE; July 22, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received five Singapore HR Awards for its human resource practices.  The awards, from the Singapore Human Resources Institute (SHRI), honor HR professionals and organizations for their outstanding contributions to HR in the workplace and workforce. 
 
May 28, 2013

SSE Selects Accenture for Major Transformation Projects

LONDON; May 28, 2013 – SSE, a leading electricity and gas company operating mainly in the UK and Ireland, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it with two significant projects to improve its customer offer and field force effectiveness.
 
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.