Category Archives: HR Strategy

Why big consulting needs to buy into BPO to address the As-a-Service Economy

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Can we really progress in this era of denial and bullshit? Of course not.... we will see a few bold moves to get ahead of this market, and some may well come from this potential marriage of big consulting and big BPO.

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Ready for a reality slap around the face with a wet kipper?

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The next HfS Service Buyer Working Summit will be held in Harvard Square, Cambridge MA, 1st-2nd December 2015

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Procurement makes its move to As-a-Service.... so who's leading the market?

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The latest HfS Procurement-as-a-Service Blueprint captures the transition of service providers into the As-a-Service Economy

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Building your personal brand in the As-a-Service Economy

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Building our personal brands is the critical ingredient for furthering our career potential in this unraveling As-a-Service world

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Sourcing Superman of the Source, Barry Matthews

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Phil Fersht interviews Source co-founder Barry Matthews about their merger with Alsbridge and his hands-on experiences of Robotic Process Automation

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The Foundations of the As-a-Service Economy (Part 2): Avoiding getting burned without a burning platform

What do you mean, we have to change?

Operations are becoming standardized, cloudified and robotized - and if we can't reorient our staff to accept this reality and expand their capability horizons, many will be waiting tables, driving ubers or cutting hair before we know it.

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The biggest threat to outsourcing's future: Unfocused and unambitious Millennials

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If we don't have succession plans to blood the next generation of talent, we'll just become an industry of old farts

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Less lipstick on the As-a-Service pig please...

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Most of our beloved providers want to talk a big game more than having the real chops to prove it

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Ready for the transition to As-a-Service?

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Ready for the transition to As-a-Service?

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The industry's first Workday services blueprint: A new breed of As-a-Service providers has disrupted HR delivery forever

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The industry's first-ever Blueprint Report looking at Workday Services

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