Monthly Archives: December 2015

Aon/Wharton School Report Reinforces Correlation between Risk Management and … – News

Aon Global Risk Consulting, the risk consulting business of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), the leading global provider of risk management and human resource consulting and outsourcing, in collaboration with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, today released its fourth edition of the Aon Risk Maturity Index Insight Report.

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Inviting input to my new project

Over the last few weeks, I have started work on a research project, which should turn into several blogs and may be even a book.

I am examining how automation – robotics, machine learning, wearables, drones etc – is changing every job category. I am looking at a wide range of labor pools – in public accounting,

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Airlines forced to make savage cuts to survive

Further airlines expected to go to the wall whilst IT expenditure expected to rise

The airline industry is bracing itself for another set of dire profits when the sector reports its half year results in the coming weeks. The industry’s seven biggest carriers reported operating losses of 5.2 per cent in the first quarter of this year,

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Oracle Cloud: If you build it, will they come?

The Coliseum loomed large for me last week at Oracle OpenWorld. I flew into Oakland and took the new people-mover from the airport to the BART station at the venue which Oracle sponsors. So much more appealing and efficient than the previous shuttle buses. The Golden State Warriors who play there were part of the OOW keynotes.

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BPO U-turn: Outsourced Procurement Seen Bucking Offshore Trend and Going …

Clearwater, FL — November 25, 2008 — Chief financial officers and top procurement executives in the United States and U.K. increasingly are looking to domestic providers of procurement outsourcing services, even as they seek to expand their use of business process outsourcing (BPO) to reduce costs, according to the latest “Black Book of Outsourcing”

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NIIT Technologies receives Top Honors

in the Black Book of Outsourcing – Ranked No 1 in the Travel Industry. London, 08 July 2008: NIIT Technologies Ltd, the global IT services provider headquartered in Delhi, India, with offices in High Wycombe, was ranked No. 1 in the prestigious Black Book of Outsourcing 2008 Travel Industry user survey.

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Top Electronic Health Records Vendors Rated by Client Satisfaction, Black Book …


Black Book Rankings, well known globally for accurate, impartial customer satisfaction surveys in the services and software industries, conducted a sweeping four month user poll to determine the highest ranked electronic health and medical record vendors.

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