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  1. Why Your Call Center is Only Getting NoisierRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Slashdot

    From a report by research firm McKinsey & Company: Organizations have been investing in all manner of customer-facing technology solutions to replace live calls. Of all operational call-center technologies, digital solutions were ranked as one of the most important over the next five years by four out of five executives.

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  2. Li & Fung backed IDS Medical eyes role among giants in Asia's health care marketRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... is forecast to become a US$1 trillion a year business by 2020, according to a report by consulting firm McKinsey & Company, with growth driven by a change in the country's long-time one-child policy and an ageing population. The situation is similar ...

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  3. McKinsey Searches Years of Documents in Eskom South Africa Probe 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    McKinsey & Co. is reviewing hundreds of thousands of documents related to South Africa's state-owned power utility as part of a probe by the U.S. consultancy that includes any interactions with Trillian Capital Partners Ltd., a company linked to friends of President Jacob Zuma.

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  4. #CannesLions: The 2017 SA experience and unmissable key learningsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    SA attendees at Cannes Lions 2017 share their experience of the ultimate Festival of Creativity and tips to create work with a better shot of taking home a Lion next year: Make sure it has a clear brief and purpose, is innovative, and doesn't mistake the tech for the idea. On Wednesday, 26 July 2017, our roving reporter Ann Nurock shared her experience at Cannes Lions 2017 with our Cape Town audience at the Ster-Kinekor V&A Waterfront Cinema - fitting as Cinemark are the official South African representatives of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2017.

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  5. Hong Kong startup's Orii ring turns your finger into a phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong start-up's ring turns your finger into a phone - an idea sparked by co-founder's life with visually impaired dad Hong Kong start-up's ring turns your finger into a phone - an idea sparked by co-founder's life with visually impaired dad Using bone conduction technology to channel smartphone sounds into the ear, the Orii ring, part of the 'screen-free revolution' of wearable devices, was inspired by the challenges faced by visually impaired people Hong Kong start-up Origami Labs is looking to change the way we interact with our mobile phones with the release of its innovative new wearable product Orii this month.

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  6. HIMSS Names Harold "Hal" Wolf III as New President/Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    HIMSS has announced the appointment of Harold "Hal" Wolf III as its new president and CEO. He will succeed H. announced his plans to retire as HIMSS President and CEO after more than 17 years of recognized success and exemplary service to HIMSS.

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  7. N.J. squanders business tax breaks it offers | FeedbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    The article cited a consulting firm's report on New Jersey's economy that included a stinging critique of New Jersey Economic Development Authority policies. The report stated that concentrating the tax breaks on established companies to get them to stay in New Jersey or move here costs more and stimulates the economy less than would granting incentives to "startup" or young firms.

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  8. Kenya Mining Forum unites sector again in Nairobi in November as...Read the original story

    Wednesday | BroadcastNewsroom

    DMN Newswire--2017-7-26--"We want to establish and consolidate Kenya's position as a regional mining hub in order to use the sector as a key driver for socio-economic growth" says Elodie Delagneau, event director of Kenya Mining Forum that is returning to Nairobi from 13-14 November after a hugely successful launch edition last year. This year Kenya Mining Forum is once again hosted by the Kenya Ministry of Mining, in collaboration with the Chamber of Mines.

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  9. In Germany, Merkel welcomed hundreds of thousands of refugees. Now many are suing her government.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    In 2015, a migrant from Syria holds a picture of German Chancellor Angela Merkel as he and about 800 others arrive from Hungary at a railway station in Munich. The refugee wave that buffeted Germany in 2015 is now crashing down on the nation's courts, as migrants seeking relief from the Syrian civil war challenge efforts by one of Europe's most welcoming states to limit their rights.

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  10. Migrants in Germany suing government in increasing numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Stars and Stripes

    The refugee wave that buffeted Germany in 2015 is now crashing down on the nation's courts, as migrants seeking relief from the Syrian civil war challenge efforts by one of Europe's most welcoming states to limit their rights. Some 250,000 asylum appeals are pending across Germany, according to estimates from an association of administrative court judges.

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  11. Time Inc. is trying to sell 3 magazines as a part of its...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Time Inc. is trying to sell Coastal Living, Sunset and Golf magazines, CEO Rich Battista told Bloomberg in an interview Tuesday. The move comes on the heels of the company cutting its global staff by 300 employees as part of a restructuring plan, just last month, following up with it announcing that it was looking to It said that the ongoing strategy would include a big digital push as well as "portfolio rationalization" - essentially asset sales.

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  12. DXC Technology to Report First Quarter 2018 Results on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... integration, transformation and operations. Prior to joining HPE ES in 2014, Ford spent six years with McKinsey & Company, where his projects included cross-functional transformations and lean operations for IT service providers. Ford earned a law ...

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  13. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Business Wire

    ... integration, transformation and operations. Prior to joining HPE ES in 2014, Ford spent six years with McKinsey & Company, where his projects included cross-functional transformations and lean operations for IT service providers. Ford earned a law ...

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  14. Inside seven plans for a faster U.S. payment systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | American Banker

    A task force convened by the Federal Reserve has released its evaluations of 16 proposals to build a faster U.S. payment system. The plans were judged by the task force's consulting firm, McKinsey & Co., based on how well they satisfied 36 criteria related to speed, security and other attributes.

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  15. Supply Chain News on MAPI Attempts to Bust Four Myths around US ManufacturingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | SupplyChainDigest News

    ... created in non-manufacturing industries, such as support services. Also worth noting is that according to McKinsey & Company, trade and outsourcing are responsible for just 20% of the jobs shed by the U.S. factory sector during 2000-2010, with much ...

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  16. 'Housing for all' to stay a pipedreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Mydigitalfc.com

    A roof over one's head continues to be dream for most Indians as their incomes fall short of affording one India's ambitious 'housing for all' scheme is bumping up against some harsh realities. PM Narendra Modi set a target in 2015-16 of building 50 million homes in less than a decade, or about seven million a year.

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  17. 'Recurring revenue?' You mean higher taxes right?, GOP governor candidate jibes Wolf: Tuesday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | PennLive.com

    Paul Mango, a Pittsburgh area businessman, becomes the second Republican, after Scott Wagner, to enter the race to challenge Democratic incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf for the governorship next year. Sean Simmers Paul Mango, a Pittsburgh area businessman, becomes the second Republican, after Scott Wagner, to enter the race to challenge Democratic incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf for the governorship next year.

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  18. Modi's Fifty Million Homes Moonshot Looks Set to Miss Its MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Bloomberg

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi set a target in 2015 of building 50 million homes in less than a decade, or about seven million a year. The nation has since added only 180,877 under the scheme, underscoring the challenge in achieving that target.

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  19. Horizon Blue Cross ordered to turn over Omnia documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Philly.com

    The New Jersey Supreme Court on Monday ordered Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, the state's largest health insurer, to turn over a McKinsey & Co. report and other documents it used to establish two tiers of health systems for an insurance plan introduced in 2015.

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  20. NJ Supreme Court Rules Against Horizon in Fight With HospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | The New York Observer

    The state Supreme Court ruled Monday that New Jersey's largest health insurance company, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, must turn over a report it used to create its controversial OMNIA plan to four hospitals who are challenging that plan in court. Horizon argued that it should not have to disclose the report as part of the discovery process in the case, and an appeals court had sided with the company in a previous ruling.

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