The Supply Chain Academy

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "The Supply Chain Academy"

Transcription

1 Accenture Australia Point of View The Supply Chain Academy Transforming professionals and supply chains to help organisations achieve high performance

2 An efficient and effective supply chain operation is essential to achieving high performance and profitable growth in today s global economy. Many organisations in both the private and public sector have recognised this tenet of high performance, and have made significant investments in new supply chain technologies and business processes. Accenture has conducted research in conjunction with Stanford University and INSEAD which showed the extent to which successful organisations incorporate supply chain management into their business strategies. Nearly 90 percent of respondents said that their supply chain is very important or critical to their success. An equal percentage reported having increased their supply chain investments in recent years. The research also ascertained that supply chain mastery contributes to an increase in stakeholder value. Organisations that excel in supply chain management build innovation into their operating models, with particular regard to outsourcing, internal and external integration, and the matching of supply and demand. Although many organisations have seen investments in their supply chain lead to improvements and greater efficiencies, they have often failed to realise their full potential because their staff often do not fully understand the underlying concepts of supply chain management. Supply chain practices have consequently often been poorly adopted, with varying levels of effectiveness, and with professionals ill-equipped to respond to the ever-changing demands of the 21st century marketplace. That need no longer be the case. Accenture s Supply Chain Academy is part of Accenture s High Performance Business initiative that offers supply chain training online and on demand, and provides a flexible and costeffective way to create a common supply chain language through the organisation. The Supply Chain Academy s courses integrate the best of the best supply chain ideas and content from functional, industry and academic experts, and leverage Accenture s experience in identifying successful supply chain practices and building high-performance businesses. 2

3 The Supply Chain Academy enhances traditional e-learning by forming a supply chain community, where supply chain professionals can interact live and communicate with other leading supply chain functional, industry and academic experts. This collaborative environment enables professionals to learn innovative supply chain and procurement techniques more quickly and effectively. Traditional management education is often inappropriate. A suitable course might not even be available, or it might be scheduled to occur in six months time as a component within a broader curriculum. Another common problem is that the right material might be just a very small component of a much larger course, which means that attendance is not an effective use of time or money. Supply Chain Academy content is highly modular, and can be tailored to an individual s specific needs. Students can work at their own pace, in their own workplace on a centralised set of consistent materials. A lack of this sort of on-demand training is a major barrier to the implementation of effective supply chain functions in organisations around the world. Corporate learning is all too often delivered in piecemeal chunks, with no long-term view of the progression of the individual or the strategic direction of the organisation. This is particularly true in the education of supply chain professionals. Given the nature of supply chains, it is often difficult for in-house HR professionals to design and implement effective learning programs. Supply chain staff are often widely dispersed across geographies, cultures and time zones.

4 Because many people who work in supply chain related jobs have risen through the ranks, their knowledge is often the result of on-the-job training. Additionally, few have had access to formal training courses due to the lack of concentrated learning programs. In addition, often supply chain professionals do not have a formal training development plan that can track training objectives and learning outcomes. As a result, measuring an individual s progress becomes virtually impossible whilst the value of training is minimised. Furthermore, the learning-on-the-job approach fails to properly address staff attrition, quality control, benchmarking, and the increasingly volatile and dynamic nature of business today, in which the operating environment is in a constant state of flux. There is also a major risk with consistency of understanding and approach, particularly when the focus has been on on-the-job training from different supervisors. Accenture s Supply Chain Academy can help organisations overcome this challenge by enabling more effective supply chain collaboration. Too often supply chain management has been regarded as something of a poor cousin amongst professional skills. Although training programs are nearly always available for general management, or for areas like sales and marketing, they are not as readily available for supply chain professionals. Many are junior or middle managers without formal tertiary education who have worked their way up from the shop floor. As a result, there are typically gaps in their knowledge. The Supply Chain Academy provides formal training in fundamental and advanced supply chain skills, at a time when demand for experienced supply chain professionals has never been higher. Additionally, many organisations have recently undergone major transformations or mergers. In these environments developing consistency in people s skill sets and operational procedures is a major challenge, but it also represents a major opportunity for improved performance. As organisations invest more in the productivity of their supply chain professionals, they need innovative training programs that are flexible enough to meet modern-day travel schedules and work commitments. With the Supply Chain Academy, learning can be tailored to people s needs. The Supply Chain Academy provides formal training in fundamental and advanced supply chain skills, at a time when demand for experienced supply chain professionals has never been higher.

5

6 Examples of how people use the Supply Chain Academy s courses vary widely. Applications might include short courses for executives who need to know how their decisions will affect their organisation s supply chain, or bridging courses for new graduates. Or they might comprise overview courses on supply chain fundamentals for managers and executives, or medium- or long-term curricula from junior to senior levels, based on the competencies required to support an individual along a specific career path. The Supply Chain Academy s training programs are flexible, multifaceted and delivered on demand. That is why the Accenture Supply Chain Academy is one of the world s most advanced supply chain trainers. Organisations can also use the Supply Chain Academy framework to add their own professional development content, and then track the training of students and their satisfaction levels across an integrated, personal development program. The Supply Chain Academy offers a completely tailored learning approach that can provide a single platform for all an organisation s training needs. With its combination of quality, content and comprehensiveness, the Supply Chain Academy helps organisations create a better performing, more proficient and more consistently trained global supply chain staff. As a result, organisations can ensure global consistency in process and terminology, and enjoy access to world-class content, industry thought leaders, and a worldwide community of information sources and information exchange. Multilingual content is also available to support organisations with a global footprint. The Supply Chain Academy promotes job satisfaction and improves staff retention, while at the same time entailing a lower cost per student than traditional classroom programs. The Supply Chain Academy also supports industry-leading certifications such as The Australasian Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS), the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), and The Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS).

7 The Supply Chain Academy s comprehensive, multiple channel e-learning syllabus is regularly reviewed by experts from more than 30 leading international and local professional associations, industry consortia and educational institutions to ensure its content is timely and relevant. The Supply Chain Academy provides an Internet-based blended teaching environment that combines more than 220 online courses with interactive distance learning events for a comprehensive and engaging learning experience. numerous FORTUNE 1000 companies and high-performance government agencies around the world, it builds the skills that organisations need to put the right product in the right place at the right time. No other supply chain training program combines such broad content with such extensive depth, global reach and wide variety of curriculum-delivery options. The Supply Chain Academy delivers the innovative solutions that enable high performance. Accenture has extensive experience in global supply chain knowledge and learning solutions. The Supply Chain Academy is the most advanced and widely used supply chain learning solution in the world. Used by

8 About Accenture Supply Chain Management The Accenture Supply Chain Management service line works with clients across a broad range of industries to develop innovative strategies and differentiated operating models that support profitable growth in new and existing markets. It combines deep skills and leading-edge approaches in procurement, supply chain planning, manufacturing and design, fulfilment, and service management to help clients improve their operational performance. The service line also collaborates with clients to implement new solutions including supply chain and procurement outsourcing, radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies, and supply chain education - to drive high performance through supply chain mastery. Its home page is For more information on Accenture s High-Performance Supply Chain Academy, please access the link below. Read research and insights from the Supply Chain Academy and learn about our client successes at Contact: Ming Tang, Managing Partner, Supply Chain Australia and New Zealand, Accenture Copyright 2006 Accenture All rights reserved. Accenture, its logo, and High Performance Delivered are trademarks of Accenture. About Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Committed to delivering innovation, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become highperformance businesses and governments. With deep industry and business process expertise, broad global resources and a proven track record, Accenture can mobilise the right people, skills and technologies to help clients improve their performance. With more than 133,000 people in 48 countries, the company generated net revenues of US$15.55 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, Its home page is

Talent & Organization. Change Management. Driving successful change and creating a more agile organization

Talent & Organization. Change Management. Driving successful change and creating a more agile organization Talent & Organization Change Management Driving successful change and creating a more agile organization 2 Organizations in both the private and public sectors face unprecedented challenges in today s

More information

Talent & Organization. Organization Change. Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits

Talent & Organization. Organization Change. Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits Talent & Organization Organization Change Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits Accenture Organization Change Distinctive solutions for transformational,

More information

Accenture Learning BPO Services

Accenture Learning BPO Services Business Process Outsourcing Accenture Learning BPO Services Helping talent-powered organizations drive growth, efficiency and high performance through learning With its learning BPO services offering,

More information

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud PaaS Implementation Services AWS Beanstalk

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud PaaS Implementation Services AWS Beanstalk G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud PaaS Implementation Services AWS Beanstalk 1 Table of Contents 1. Scope of our Services... 3 2. Approach... 3 3. Assets and Tools... 4 4. Outcomes...

More information

Accenture Enterprise Services for Chemicals. Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning

Accenture Enterprise Services for Chemicals. Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning Accenture Enterprise Services for Chemicals Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning An innovative, comprehensive and proven approach that helps chemical companies accelerate enterprisewide

More information

Retail store systems for high performance

Retail store systems for high performance Retail store systems for high performance 2 Retail store systems are on the frontline of the drive to achieve operational excellence the key to competitive advantage now, and in the future. But in today

More information

Achieving high performance with Accenture s on-demand solution for the chemical industry. Driving business performance with SAP Business ByDesign

Achieving high performance with Accenture s on-demand solution for the chemical industry. Driving business performance with SAP Business ByDesign Achieving high performance with Accenture s on-demand solution for the chemical industry Driving business performance with SAP Business ByDesign 2 Accenture helps small to mid-size companies and subsidiaries

More information

Accenture Procurement BPO Services

Accenture Procurement BPO Services Business Process Outsourcing Accenture Procurement BPO Services Generating value, reducing costs and driving high performance through procurement outsourcing Research shows that companies that are mastering

More information

Accenture Overview Page 1

Accenture Overview Page 1 Accenture Overview Page 1 Company Overview Accenture is one of the world s leading management consulting, technology services and outsourcing organizations, with more than 246,000 employees; offices and

More information

Achieving high performance in the media and entertainment industries through application outsourcing

Achieving high performance in the media and entertainment industries through application outsourcing Achieving high performance in the media and entertainment industries through application outsourcing Companies operating in today s global commerce rely on business application systems to energize supply

More information

Achieving high performance with Accenture Utilities Business Process Outsourcing Services

Achieving high performance with Accenture Utilities Business Process Outsourcing Services Achieving high performance with Accenture Utilities Business Process Outsourcing Services Introduction Utility companies around the world are looking for ways to respond to industry and market changes,

More information

Talent & Organization. Organization Change. Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits

Talent & Organization. Organization Change. Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits Talent & Organization Organization Change Driving successful change to deliver improved business performance and achieve business benefits Accenture Organization Change Distinctive solutions for transformational,

More information

Technology Consulting. Infrastructure Consulting: Network Technology

Technology Consulting. Infrastructure Consulting: Network Technology Technology Consulting Infrastructure Consulting: Network Technology Page Heading Network Technology: Enabling high performance Page Sub Title through greater efficiency and agility Today s market can be

More information

Accenture Enterprise Services for Metals. Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning

Accenture Enterprise Services for Metals. Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning Accenture Enterprise Services for Metals Delivering high performance in enterprise resource planning The metals industry faces unique levels of process complexity, which make the deployment of enterprise

More information

Welcome to the Science of Management Consulting. Careers for Experienced Professionals

Welcome to the Science of Management Consulting. Careers for Experienced Professionals Welcome to the Science of Management Consulting Careers for Experienced Professionals Exploring a new world of possibilities Welcome to the Science of Management Consulting Experienced Professional Management

More information

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud SaaS Implementation Services Google Apps

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud SaaS Implementation Services Google Apps G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud SaaS Implementation Services Google Apps 1 Table of Contents 1. Scope of our Services... 3 2. Approach... 4 3. Assets and Tools... 5 4. Outcomes...

More information

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Netsuite Cloud Services

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Netsuite Cloud Services G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Netsuite Cloud Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Methodology & Approach... 4 3. Assets and tools... 5 4. Pricing... 6 5. Contacts...

More information

Accenture Upstream Production Operations Training for SAP. Building Capability for Growth

Accenture Upstream Production Operations Training for SAP. Building Capability for Growth Accenture Upstream Production Operations Training for SAP Building Capability for Growth Accenture and SAP are working together to greatly enhance SAP solutions for Upstream Operations Management (UOM)

More information

Wealth and Asset Management Services Spotlight. Redefining the Wealth Management Client Onboarding Experience

Wealth and Asset Management Services Spotlight. Redefining the Wealth Management Client Onboarding Experience Wealth and Asset Management Services Spotlight Redefining the Wealth Management Client Onboarding Experience Why is Client Onboarding an Imperative? As competition in the wealth management industry becomes

More information

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Force.com Cloud Services

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Force.com Cloud Services G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Force.com Cloud Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 3 3. Assets and tools... 4 4. The Accenture Cloud Application

More information

A global leader in driving high performance through supply chain management outsourcing

A global leader in driving high performance through supply chain management outsourcing Business Process Outsourcing Accenture Supply Chain BPO Services A global leader in driving high performance through supply chain management outsourcing Accenture is helping today's leading companies meet

More information

Accenture Human Capital Management Solutions. Transforming people and process to achieve high performance

Accenture Human Capital Management Solutions. Transforming people and process to achieve high performance Accenture Human Capital Management Solutions Transforming people and process to achieve high performance The sophistication of our products and services requires the expertise of a special and talented

More information

Helping electronics and high-tech companies improve business performance through better service management and support

Helping electronics and high-tech companies improve business performance through better service management and support Helping electronics and high-tech companies improve business performance through better service management and support Accenture and Oracle Corporation help electronics and high-tech companies improve

More information

High Performance BPO delivers game-changing business outcomes

High Performance BPO delivers game-changing business outcomes High BPO delivers game-changing business outcomes The benefits offered by BPO have long been clear, and have centered on the increased efficiency that comes with standardizing and streamlining processes

More information

Modernizing your annuity platform to reduce costs, improve customer service and increase business agility

Modernizing your annuity platform to reduce costs, improve customer service and increase business agility Modernizing your annuity platform to reduce costs, improve customer service and increase business agility 1 Modernizing your annuity system can pay big dividends to insurers. It can enable them to increase

More information

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Integration Services

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Integration Services G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Integration Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 5 3. Assets and tools... 5 4. Pricing... 6 5. Contacts... 6

More information

Technology. Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture

Technology. Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture Technology Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture 2 Cloud computing, in its simplest form, allows companies to procure technology as services, including infrastructure, applications, platforms and

More information

Business Process Outsourcing. Finding the Right Business Process Outsourcing Opportunities to Achieve High Performance

Business Process Outsourcing. Finding the Right Business Process Outsourcing Opportunities to Achieve High Performance Business Process Outsourcing Finding the Right Business Process Outsourcing Opportunities to Achieve High Performance Between 2011 and 2013 the global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) market is projected

More information

Accenture NewsPage Distributor Management System: The engine behind your business

Accenture NewsPage Distributor Management System: The engine behind your business Accenture NewsPage Distributor Management System: The engine behind your business 2 Understanding the market The emerging markets are large and complex with thousands of distributors, millions of outlets,

More information

Accenture Sustainability Performance Management. Delivering Business Value from Sustainability Strategy

Accenture Sustainability Performance Management. Delivering Business Value from Sustainability Strategy Accenture Sustainability Performance Management Delivering Business Value from Sustainability Strategy Global executives are as committed as ever to sustainable business. Yet, executing a sustainability

More information

Technology. Accenture Data Center Services

Technology. Accenture Data Center Services Technology Accenture Data Center Services 2 Accenture employs marketleading technologies and processes to help clients design, implement and manage data center solutions that align to business priorities,

More information

Change program breaks new ground at Large Global Manufacturing Company making the way for High Performance

Change program breaks new ground at Large Global Manufacturing Company making the way for High Performance Change program breaks new ground at Large Global Manufacturing Company making the way for High Performance This large global manufacturer is a leader in the agricultural and construction businesses. In

More information

Technology. Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture

Technology. Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture Technology Building Your Cloud Strategy with Accenture 2 Cloud computing, in its simplest form, allows companies to procure technology as services, including infrastructure, applications, platforms and

More information

Developing an IT agenda to position the business for the future

Developing an IT agenda to position the business for the future IT Strategy Developing an IT agenda to position the business for the future IT leaders are accustomed to the balancing act between evolving business needs and demands to squeeze more value out of limited

More information

The Journey to High Performance. Transforming Accenture s IT Services

The Journey to High Performance. Transforming Accenture s IT Services The Journey to High Performance Transforming Accenture s IT Services Like many of the clients it serves, Accenture's internal information technology (IT) function supports a large, global workforce, with

More information

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Agile Development Services

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Agile Development Services G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Agile Development Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of services... 3 2. Approach... 5 3. Pricing... 6 4. Contacts... 7 5. About Accenture... 7 6. Further

More information

Accenture Customer Engagement. A Comprehensive Digital Marketing Managed Service Built on Adobe Marketing Cloud

Accenture Customer Engagement. A Comprehensive Digital Marketing Managed Service Built on Adobe Marketing Cloud Accenture Customer Engagement A Comprehensive Digital Marketing Managed Service Built on Adobe Marketing Cloud Accenture Customer Engagement A Comprehensive Digital Marketing Managed Service Built on the

More information

G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Services

G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Services G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 4 3. Assets and Tools... 5 4. Pricing... 6 5. Contacts...

More information

Driving an Upswing in a Downturn at PolyOne. High Performance through Business Transformation

Driving an Upswing in a Downturn at PolyOne. High Performance through Business Transformation Driving an Upswing in a Downturn at PolyOne High Performance through Business Transformation PolyOne Corporation is a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, tailored services and end-to-end

More information

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Infrastructure Implementation Services

G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Infrastructure Implementation Services G-Cloud II Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Infrastructure Implementation Services 1 Table of Contents 1. Scope of our Services... 3 1.1. Data Centre Services... 3 1.2. Cloud Enterprise Services...

More information

MRO Optimization for high performance

MRO Optimization for high performance MRO Optimization for high performance About Accenture Parts Optimization Accenture has assembled in a dedicated Service Line all spare-parts operations and management expertise and assets acquired over

More information

Accenture Business Intelligence for Fashion and Luxury. Creating a Differentiated Customer Experience for Long-term Brand Loyalty

Accenture Business Intelligence for Fashion and Luxury. Creating a Differentiated Customer Experience for Long-term Brand Loyalty Accenture Business Intelligence for Fashion and Luxury Creating a Differentiated Customer Experience for Long-term Brand Loyalty Fashion is inherently an ever-changing industry. Customer preferences fluctuate

More information

Health Facilities Development. Enabling and Operating Health Facilities Worldwide

Health Facilities Development. Enabling and Operating Health Facilities Worldwide Driving Title of High brochure Performance through Health Facilities Development Enabling and Operating Health Facilities Worldwide 2 Economics today Global expansion of health care and research facilities

More information

Accenture CAS: Solution Implementation Making change happen

Accenture CAS: Solution Implementation Making change happen Accenture CAS: Solution Implementation Making change happen Rooted in a strong culture of client service and success, our smart, committed and experienced professionals collaborate as global teams to create

More information

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services

G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services G-Cloud III Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 3 3. Assets and tools... 4 4. Outcomes... 5 5. Pricing... 5 6.

More information

Accenture Perfect Sales Part of the Accenture Commercial Services for Consumer Goods Business Service

Accenture Perfect Sales Part of the Accenture Commercial Services for Consumer Goods Business Service Accenture Perfect Sales Part of the Accenture Commercial Services for Consumer Goods Business Service Winning the War in the Store by Optimizing Field-based Sales Activities 2 The external environment

More information

MRO Optimization for high performance. Accenture Product Lifecycle Optimization

MRO Optimization for high performance. Accenture Product Lifecycle Optimization MRO Optimization for high performance Accenture Product Lifecycle Optimization About Accenture Product Lifecycle Optimization (APLO) By creating APLO, Accenture has assembled in a dedicated Service Line

More information

Helping our clients win in the changing world of work:

Helping our clients win in the changing world of work: Helping our clients win in the changing world of work: Recruitment Process: Why Outsource? A Manpower Insights Paper The future of RPO looks strong despite or perhaps aided by the current global recession.

More information

Tapping the Potential: The Accenture Industrial Equipment Industry Group

Tapping the Potential: The Accenture Industrial Equipment Industry Group Tapping the Potential: The Accenture Industrial Equipment Industry Group Industrial equipment is an industry that holds an untapped potential for growth across the globe. And that growth is fueled by

More information

Managed Services. The Future of Process Led Transformation has arrived. Insight Driven Value Chain Management. Execution Excellence

Managed Services. The Future of Process Led Transformation has arrived. Insight Driven Value Chain Management. Execution Excellence Managed Services The Future of Process Led Transformation has arrived Insight Driven Value Chain Management BPM Execution Excellence A Managed Services approach to Process Led Transformation can enable

More information

The power of collaboration: Accenture capabilities + Dell solutions

The power of collaboration: Accenture capabilities + Dell solutions The power of collaboration: Accenture capabilities + Dell solutions IT must run like a business grow with efficiency, deliver results, and deliver long-term strategic value. As technology changes accelerate

More information

Accenture CAS: Support and Maintenance Making a difference

Accenture CAS: Support and Maintenance Making a difference Accenture CAS: Support and Maintenance Making a difference On your side Return on investment. These three words go right to the heart of our support and maintenance services. We know that as your horizons

More information

Retail Supply Chain Reboot: Agilely Facing the Unknown. by Mirko Martich

Retail Supply Chain Reboot: Agilely Facing the Unknown. by Mirko Martich Retail Supply Chain Reboot: Agilely Facing the Unknown by Mirko Martich Are retailers winning the customer experience battle but losing the profitably war? As more companies increase their investments

More information

How high velocity enterprises are changing the game. Powered by a new role for their enterprise systems

How high velocity enterprises are changing the game. Powered by a new role for their enterprise systems How high velocity enterprises are changing the game Powered by a new role for their enterprise systems 2 How high velocity enterprises are changing the game Contents How high velocity enterprises are changing

More information

Accenture NewsPage Sales Force Automation: Empower your people

Accenture NewsPage Sales Force Automation: Empower your people Accenture NewsPage Sales Force Automation: Empower your people 2 Understanding the market Your people are your most important business asset. But, with hundreds of staff, serving thousands of small retailers,

More information

Managing the Growing Appification of Business

Managing the Growing Appification of Business Managing the Growing Appification of Business Since the iphone mobile device burst onto the scene in 2007, companies have spent a lot of time, money and attention developing apps that enable them to engage

More information

G-Cloud V Services Service Definition Accenture Pega - Business Process Management Systems Cloud Service

G-Cloud V Services Service Definition Accenture Pega - Business Process Management Systems Cloud Service G-Cloud V Services Service Definition Accenture Pega - Business Process Management Systems Cloud Service 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 5 3. Assets and tools... 6 4. Expected

More information

2014 State of B2B Procurement Study:

2014 State of B2B Procurement Study: Accenture Interactive Point of View Series 2014 State of B2B Procurement Study: Uncovering the Shifting Landscape in B2B Commerce 2014 State of B2B Procurement Study: Uncovering the Shifting Landscape

More information

Accenture Parts Optimization: Warranty Services Gaining Control Over Warranty Costs

Accenture Parts Optimization: Warranty Services Gaining Control Over Warranty Costs Accenture Parts Optimization: Warranty Services Gaining Control Over Warranty Costs 2 Accenture Warranty Optimization Services: Gaining Control Over Warranty Costs The numbers are compelling: On average,

More information

Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for SAP

Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for SAP Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for SAP Helping oil and gas companies exploit today s insight and fuel tomorrow s high performance In the recent Accenture High Performance

More information

Enterprise Data Management for SAP. Gaining competitive advantage with holistic enterprise data management across the data lifecycle

Enterprise Data Management for SAP. Gaining competitive advantage with holistic enterprise data management across the data lifecycle Enterprise Data Management for SAP Gaining competitive advantage with holistic enterprise data management across the data lifecycle By having industry data management best practices, from strategy through

More information

G-Cloud III Framework Service Definition Accenture Azure Cloud Services

G-Cloud III Framework Service Definition Accenture Azure Cloud Services G-Cloud III Framework Service Definition Accenture Azure Cloud Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 4 3. Assets and tools... 5 4. Outcomes... 5 5. Pricing... 6 6. Contacts...

More information

Critical times for customers require exceptional service. Can your claims system deliver?

Critical times for customers require exceptional service. Can your claims system deliver? Duck Creek Claims Critical times for customers require exceptional service. Can your claims system deliver? Customers rely on property and casualty (P&C) insurers to meet their ever-changing needs during

More information

Accelerating High Performance with Accenture Application Services for Java

Accelerating High Performance with Accenture Application Services for Java Accelerating High Performance with Accenture Application Services for Java 1 The Java Imperative Among applications with 100,000 concurrent users (typically very large Web-based systems), by 2016, Java

More information

Our core strengths can be found at the intersection of several competencies

Our core strengths can be found at the intersection of several competencies Accenture Mobility Helping clients embrace mobility as a transformational strategy to deliver real, measurable, and sustainable improvements in business performance Overview Mobile technologies are transforming

More information

Transforming Trading Operations. Using Analytics to Drive Trading Strategy

Transforming Trading Operations. Using Analytics to Drive Trading Strategy Transforming Trading Operations Using Analytics to Drive Trading Strategy 2 The term analytics seems to be everywhere these days across every industry and in just about every facet of technology. Commodity

More information

Consulting by Degrees

Consulting by Degrees Consulting by Degrees Your future in consulting starts here Welcome to Consulting by Degrees, IBM s global graduate leadership and development program for future consultants. This is your opportunity to

More information

Transform Your Customer Service Design, Delivery and Operations Using Accenture s Service Cloud Quick Start Tool

Transform Your Customer Service Design, Delivery and Operations Using Accenture s Service Cloud Quick Start Tool Transform Your Customer Service Design, Delivery and Operations Using Accenture s Service Cloud Quick Start Tool In today s world of fastchanging customer dynamics, companies that fail to enhance their

More information

Achieving High Performance: The Value of Benchmarking

Achieving High Performance: The Value of Benchmarking Achieving High Performance: The Value of Benchmarking Now I have the ammunition to foster change. With benchmarking, change agents have the facts they need to convince executives that a transformation

More information

Accenture CAS: Trade Promotion Optimization

Accenture CAS: Trade Promotion Optimization Accenture CAS: Trade Promotion Optimization Develop winning promotions Understanding the market Increasingly, retailers and manufacturers expect more from their trade promotions: more sales, profitability

More information

Accenture and Salesforce.com. Delivering enterprise cloud solutions that help accelerate business value and enable high performance

Accenture and Salesforce.com. Delivering enterprise cloud solutions that help accelerate business value and enable high performance Accenture and Salesforce.com Delivering enterprise cloud solutions that help accelerate business value and enable high performance 1 Businesses and governments around the world are increasingly adopting

More information

Accenture Risk Management. Industry Report. Life Sciences

Accenture Risk Management. Industry Report. Life Sciences Accenture Risk Management Industry Report Life Sciences Risk management as a source of competitive advantage and high performance in the life sciences industry Risk management that enables long-term competitive

More information

Customer Relationship Management for Chemicals. Using segmentation as a catalyst to become customer smart

Customer Relationship Management for Chemicals. Using segmentation as a catalyst to become customer smart Customer Relationship Management for Chemicals Using segmentation as a catalyst to become customer smart Building leaner, more cost-effective businesses has become standard industry practice for chemical

More information

Compliance s Seat at the Table Hard to Earn, Hard to Retain. Accenture 2014 Compliance Risk Study

Compliance s Seat at the Table Hard to Earn, Hard to Retain. Accenture 2014 Compliance Risk Study Compliance s Seat at the Table Hard to Earn, Hard to Retain Accenture 2014 Compliance Risk Study New research from Accenture confirms that compliance risk management in the banking and capital markets

More information

A new era for the Life Sciences industry

A new era for the Life Sciences industry A new era for the Life Sciences industry Cloud computing changes the game Michael Whitworth Director, Clinical Data Strategy Accenture Accelerated R&D Services Michael.whitworth@accenture.com Agenda: Accenture

More information

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services

G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services G-Cloud IV Services Service Definition Accenture Cloud Security Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 3 3. Assets and tools... 4 4. Capabilities... 5 5. Expected Outcomes...

More information

Technology. Accenture Infrastructure Outsourcing Services

Technology. Accenture Infrastructure Outsourcing Services Technology Accenture Infrastructure Outsourcing Services 2 Accenture Infrastructure Outsourcing Services enable organizations to create a more cost-effective and responsive IT infrastructure one that not

More information

The Accenture Innovation Index

The Accenture Innovation Index The Accenture Innovation Index 2013: Key Findings Innovation enables businesses to be more productive, efficient and grow faster, resulting in competitive economies. These economies respond better to change,

More information

Stand on the Sidelines, or Boost Competitiveness?

Stand on the Sidelines, or Boost Competitiveness? Stand on the Sidelines, or Boost Competitiveness? How to Make Bold Moves on the New Insurance Playing Field By Ravi Malhotra The insurance playing field will look dramatically different in a digitally

More information

Wealth and Asset Management Services Point of View. Designing a Modern IT Ecosystem for Asset Management Firms

Wealth and Asset Management Services Point of View. Designing a Modern IT Ecosystem for Asset Management Firms Wealth and Asset Management Services Point of View Designing a Modern IT Ecosystem for Asset Management Firms The asset management business once an industry characterized by high margins and predictable

More information

Accenture Development Partnerships assists University of Notre Dame to build solar power microgrids in Uganda for connectivity, electricity, and

Accenture Development Partnerships assists University of Notre Dame to build solar power microgrids in Uganda for connectivity, electricity, and Partnerships assists University of Notre Dame to build solar power microgrids in Uganda for connectivity, electricity, and education for entrepreneurship The University of Notre Dame s Initiative for Global

More information

Harley Reed CIPS Training Information Pack

Harley Reed CIPS Training Information Pack CIPS REGISTERED CENTRES: Harley Reed CIPS Training Information Pack July 2014 Contents Harley Reed overview 3 The CIPS qualification 4 Routes to full membership of CIPS 5 The CIPS qualification structure

More information

Accenture 2010 Global Consumer Research executive summary

Accenture 2010 Global Consumer Research executive summary Accenture Global Consumer Research executive summary Introduction Accenture annually surveys consumers across geographies and industries about their experiences and behaviors. The Accenture Global Consumer

More information

Accenture Duck Creek Driving efficiency and high performance through Property & Casualty insurance software

Accenture Duck Creek Driving efficiency and high performance through Property & Casualty insurance software Driving efficiency and high performance through Property & Casualty insurance software World-class software is a critical component to business success for high performing companies. Finding the best software

More information

Is your outdated billing system costing you time and money?

Is your outdated billing system costing you time and money? Duck Creek Billing Is your outdated billing system costing you time and money? In a dynamic marketplace, being agile is essential to property and casualty (P&C) insurers that want to grow their business.

More information

CERTIFICATE IV, DIPLOMA & ADVANCED DIPLOMA of PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CERTIFICATE IV, DIPLOMA & ADVANCED DIPLOMA of PROJECT MANAGEMENT Answer: Become Qualified in PROJECT MANAGEMENT Flexible Training Format Developed by Industry Leaders Delivered by Experienced Facilitators Assignments Applied to Real Workplace Situations Nationally Accredited

More information

Empowering Agents to Employ Digital as a Competitive Weapon

Empowering Agents to Employ Digital as a Competitive Weapon Empowering Agents to Employ Digital as a Competitive Weapon 2 Empowering Agents to Employ Digital as a Competitive Weapon For most personal lines insurers, agents bring a hands-on advisory role that can

More information

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE YOU NEED TO DEVLIVER EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE YOU NEED TO DEVLIVER EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE YOU NEED TO DEVLIVER EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE Fifth Quadrant has launched a new market research subscription for the Customer Experience and Contact Centre industries. Combining

More information

Developing the most highly-trained security officers in the industry.

Developing the most highly-trained security officers in the industry. Developing the most highly-trained security officers in the industry. The AlliedBarton EDGE At AlliedBarton, we take training very seriously. Quality training is essential in our goal to be the best. It

More information

Is it time to upgrade to an easy-to-use, customer-centric policy system?

Is it time to upgrade to an easy-to-use, customer-centric policy system? Duck Creek Policy Is it time to upgrade to an easy-to-use, customer-centric policy system? To serve your customers at speed and scale, you need a broad, flexible policy system. Our proven software enables

More information

The Accenture Foundation Platform for Oracle. Enter

The Accenture Foundation Platform for Oracle. Enter The for Oracle Enter for Oracle Accenture s pre-built, pre-tested Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g-based architecture is a strategic decision guide and implementation accelerator that improves application

More information

Winning with Analytics

Winning with Analytics Winning with Analytics 1 2 High performers share a winning approach to analytics when it comes to investments, talent, technological tools, and their focus on linking decision-making with business outcomes.

More information

Recruitment Processing Outsourcing (RPO) 2013: Transforming Your Talent Acquisition Strategy

Recruitment Processing Outsourcing (RPO) 2013: Transforming Your Talent Acquisition Strategy Recruitment Processing Outsourcing (RPO) 2013: Transforming Your Talent Acquisition Strategy Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) has undergone a seismic shift over the past few years. Long viewed as

More information

Officials Safety Training Programme Accreditation Guidelines

Officials Safety Training Programme Accreditation Guidelines Officials Safety Training Programme Accreditation Guidelines Contents 4-5 introduction 7-9 Overview 7 Becoming Accredited 8 Becoming a Regional Training Provider 9 accreditation Fees 10-29 the Grading

More information

How successful is your campaign and promotion management? Towards best-practice campaign management strategies

How successful is your campaign and promotion management? Towards best-practice campaign management strategies How successful is your campaign and promotion management? Towards best-practice campaign management strategies Welcome to the new normal Businesses today are under unprecedented pressure to increase spending

More information

Relationship management is dead! Long live relationship management!

Relationship management is dead! Long live relationship management! XRM: From Fragmentation to Integration Executive Summary Relationship management is dead! Long live relationship management! But it s not just about customers anymore. The value chain has grown so long

More information

G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Dynamics Cloud Services

G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Dynamics Cloud Services G-Cloud IV Framework Service Definition Accenture Microsoft Dynamics Cloud Services 1 Table of contents 1. Scope of our services... 3 2. Approach... 4 3. Assets and tools... 5 4. Pricing... 5 5. Contacts...

More information

Consumer Goods and Services

Consumer Goods and Services Accenture Risk Management Industry Report Consumer Goods and Services 2011 Global Risk Management Point of View Consumer Goods and Services 2011 Global Risk Management Point of View Consumer Goods and

More information

Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for Oracle

Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for Oracle Accenture Advanced Enterprise Performance Management Solution for Oracle Getting back to the business of business: use Oracle-based solutions to exploit today s insight and fuel tomorrow s business success

More information

you imagined Discover how great you can be with Accenture Management Consulting. Be greater than. NEXT

you imagined Discover how great you can be with Accenture Management Consulting. Be greater than. NEXT be you imagined Discover how great you can be with Accenture Management Consulting. Be greater than. Bring your talent, passion and aspiration to Accenture Management Consulting, and build an extraordinary

More information