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1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

Sustainability reaching its limit in top Chinese cities

The richest cities in China, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen, have reached a turning point at which improvement of the sustainability of their development has slowed down or even stalled, a Beijing-based think tank said.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Consulting, Columbia University, Environment, Science

5 hrs ago | Pharmaceutical Engineering

ISPE Quality Metrics Pilot Program Plans Proceeding

ISPE announced last month that it will conduct the industry's first Quality Metrics Pilot Program designed to define and operationalize standard metrics reporting to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration .

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Consulting, McKinsey & Company

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Globe and Mail

You lost out on the blue-chip job. Now what?

Emerson Csorba is the chief executive officer of Gen Y Inc., an advisory and recruitment agency that connects Corporate Canada with ecosystems of young talent.

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Related Topix: Marketing, McKinsey & Company, Consulting, Deloitte

John Locke Foundation

Latest McKinsey Report: less than 1/3 enrollees previously uninsured.

Since the rollout of Obamacare's exchanges in October 2013, McKinsey and Co. has surveyed a national sample of individuals eligible for an Obamacare qualified health plan within the individual health insurance market.

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Related Topix: Consulting, McKinsey & Company, Health Insurance, Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

In a Digital World, Lego Sticks to Its Bricks

If JA rgen Vig Knudstorp were a character from this year's blockbuster Lego movie, he'd be Lord Business-without the evil machinations.

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Related Topix: McKinsey & Company, Consulting

Forbes.com

The Hiring Advantage Of High-Status Firms

"I have discovered that our [MBA] students talk about becoming an 'MBB.' That's [a reference to] 'McKinsey Bain BCG', the three highest-status consulting firms," says Wharton management professor Matthew Bidwell, co-author of a recent paper titled, "I Used to Work at Goldman Sachs! How Firms Benefit From Organizational Status in the Market for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Consulting, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Cohen Group

Government Executive

Obama Management Chief Sees Opportunity to Build on Contracting Successes

Asked what struck her most during her first six months in government, the coordinator of President Obama's second-term management agenda said, "Every day, people inside government agencies and the contractor community are making real progress recruiting talent, buying smarter and making use of existing flexibility in the Federal Acquisition ... (more)

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Related Topix: McKinsey & Company, Consulting

What About Clients?

McKinsey Report on Clean Technologies. Is CleanTech still a recurring fad?

Clean Tech is not new. For over three decades, all manner of "alternative energy" products have been pitched as safer and cheaper ways to energy independence, especially during periods when oil prices are at their highest.

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Related Topix: Consulting, Alternative Energy, Energy

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sunday Herald

Firms are urged to set sights on Asian prospects

SCOTTISH business must wake up to the Asian century, one of the world's leading business consultants has said in Edinburgh.

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Related Topix: Consulting, McKinsey & Company, Computers

The Motley Fool

McKinsey & Co.: 3 Major Challenges for 3-D Printing Companies to Overcome

At the Inside 3-D Printing Conference recently held in New York City, Daniel Cohen of McKinsey & Company addressed the audience about what it's going to take to drive further adoption of 3-D printing in industrial manufacturing settings.

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Related Topix: McKinsey & Company, Consulting

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Washington Post

AlixPartners Sues McKinsey Defectors Over Secret Files

AlixPartners LLP, the turnaround firm whose consultants seek to revive bankrupt or foundering companies, sued two former partners for allegedly stealing confidential files when they left for rival McKinsey & Co.

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Related Topix: AlixPartners, Financial Services, Consulting, McKinsey & Company, Marketing, Computers, Dell, Business News

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Bloomberg

Texan Discovers Key to Euro Going Against Consensus: Currencies

That's the home of Prestige Economics LLC, the fewer-than-10-person researcher and consultancy that proved to be the most-accurate forecaster of the euro-dollar pair last quarter among more than 50 firms worldwide in data compiled by Bloomberg.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Texas, McKinsey & Company, Consulting, US News

Reuters

AlixPartners sues consultants who jumped to McKinsey

AlixPartners, a leading business turnaround advisory firm, sued two former managing directors for breaching employment contracts and stealing trade secrets after they jumped to consulting firm McKinsey & Co.

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Related Topix: Consulting, AlixPartners, Financial Services, McKinsey & Company, Marketing

Knowledge@Wharton

The Hiring Advantage of High-status Firms

"I have discovered that our [MBA] students talk about becoming an 'MBB.' That's [a reference to] 'McKinsey Bain BCG', the three highest-status consulting firms," says Wharton management professor Matthew Bidwell, co-author of a recent paper titled, "I Used to Work at Goldman Sachs! How Firms Benefit From Organizational Status in the Market for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Consulting, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Cohen Group

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The City Wire

Democrats again pursue Rep. Cotton on charge of ethics violation

A bipartisan House panel unanimously rejected an ethics complaint filed months ago by the Democratic Party of Arkansas against GOP Senate hopeful U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, but a new complaint has surfaced that has the two camps in another testy battle.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Consulting, McKinsey & Company

InformationWeek

IT, Business Exec Gulf Widens, McKinsey Says

As more businesses recognize IT's strategic importance, dissatisfaction with the group's effectiveness has grown, according to a new report.

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Related Topix: Consulting, McKinsey & Company, CIO News

MarketWatch

Brett Arends's ROI: Who wins when 'activists' invest? Not you

Company X is on its knees. The stock has been falling for years. The company's brands are tired.

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Related Topix: Consulting, McKinsey & Company

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Insurance News Net

Want To Innovate? Challenge Orthodoxy

It's a myth that starting to innovate with an open canvas or white space will generate the biggest and best ideas, according to Marla Capozzi, leader of the global innovation practice at McKinsey & Co.

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Related Topix: McKinsey & Company, Consulting

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Sys-Con Media

HighTower Selects Four Visionaries To Share Breakthrough Insights At Apex 2014 Conference

The Apex 2014 agenda promotes transformation, innovation and provocation in the financial services industry.

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Related Topix: McKinsey & Company, Consulting

Bloomberg

Carney's Policy Autopilot Gives Time for McKinsey Revamp

With the governor and his officials committed to avoiding raising interest rates for months to come, no economist surveyed by Bloomberg News predicts any change at their meeting this week.

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Related Topix: Consulting, McKinsey & Company

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