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PwC to Acquire PRTM

June 24, 2011, NEW YORK – PwC and PRTM, a global management consulting firm, today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby PwC will acquire PRTM. Upon completion of the acquisition, PRTM will join the PwC global Advisory practice, which ranks among the world’s largest providers of consulting services.

“The PRTM team will provide our firm with significant capabilities in the… Read the rest

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CNN Rates Management Consulting 3rd Best Jobs

December 2, 2010. The November 2010 issue of CNN Money Magazine released a study of the 50 Best Jobs in the United States. The study used a number of criteria to rank positions, including:

  • Satisfying nature of the position
  • Potential position growth
  • Flexibility
  • Median salary
  • Stress

Among jobs like ER Physician, Physical Therapist, Risk Management Manager, Test Software Engineer, Sales Director etc, ManagementRead the rest

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Deloitte Consulting, Roland Berger Discuss Possible Merger

November 17, 2010. Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd., one of the world’s largest networks for accounting and professional services, is talking with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants on a potential business combination. Deloitte’s takeover is aimed at creating a global strategy market leader with an annual revenue of about $2.8 billion.

The parties will make a decision by mid-December, Deloitte Germany Chief Executive Martin Plendl told… Read the rest

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Consulting Firms Turning to China and India for Growth

OCTOBER 11, 2010. With their fees under pressure and merger and acquisition activity still sluggish, management consulting firms are turning to emerging markets like China and India for growth.

The consultants’ emphasis on developing markets is yet another shift for an industry that has had to refocus its work force multiple times over the past decade. During the dot-com boom, clients sought e-commerce advice. After… Read the rest

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