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Reducing external provider spend in IT outsourcing

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For many companies, outsourcing can turn out to cost the same or even more than captive IT services. Failed attempts at cost savings can mean less funding available for value- and profit-growing activities. But looking in depth at IT cost transparency can help deliver on the IT outsourcing business case. ... Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

Better with age: the silver opportunity

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Governments are faced with the responsibility of providing health and social care to a population that has a greater proportion of elderly people than ever before. Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

Regaining a commercially sustainable future

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The African business of a Fortune 500 manufacturer and retail company had been experiencing a series of challenges. Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

How product companies can learn to sell solutions

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With the rise of digital technology, the software component in many products, ranging from washing machines to machine tools, has grown increasingly important. This has given the manufacturers an opportunity to become solution businesses — a switch that can deliver great business benefits. ... Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

Building tomorrow’s agile finance function

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EY is working closely with SAP on developing new approaches to help clients face real problems. While SAP isn’t the only provider of enterprise solutions, SAP applications are already used by a majority of EY clients. Find out more about SAP S/4HANA Finance and the EY Agile Finance Transformation program. ... Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

Demystifying design thinking

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Design thinking has evolved from a niche specialism, appealing primarily to start-ups and entrepreneurs, and is now firmly on the agenda of large multinational companies. It offers enormous potential for innovation and competitive advantage — so how can organizations embrace design thinking and embed it into their operating model? ... Read more.

Publication date: 2017-05

Balancing “make, buy and ally” in life sciences

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Find out how running a business alliances portfolio rather than managing alliances individually could help companies reach their full potential. Read more.

Publication date: 2017-02

Financing a healthier future in developing world

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As governments and donors around the globe face fiscal challenges, they are turning to alternative financing solutions to provide social services. Read more.

Publication date: 2017-02

Cultural transformation: implementing core values

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The importance of organizational culture has long been recognized, but changing a culture is not a straightforward task. One approach is a set of core values, supported by defined behavioral statements that clearly articulate the beliefs and principles that the organization wants its people to share and embrace. ... Read more.

Publication date: 2017-02

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