Accenture Research

Adapting Your Digital Business to a Fragmented World

June 28, 2017

By Omar Abbosh, Paul Nunes and Armen Ovanessoff We are aware that this era calls for your business to be able to continuously adapt to emerging trends. But

Strategic Spotlight

Knowledge Architects Wanted

June 27, 2017

By Tammi L. Coles Organisations that embrace cross-domain knowledge can attain sustainable agility. In this article, the author highlights the significant yet

Executive Health

Habit Hacking (Part II)

July 14, 2017

By Steven MacGregor How many times have you said that you will change for the better? In this Part Two of the article, the author shares the 7S Model that can

Beyond the Hateful 8

April 10, 2017

Leadership Development

Dominance and Prestige: Selecting the Leadership Approach that Fits

July 10, 2017

By Charleen R. Case and Jon K. Maner Maximising your organisation’s effectiveness requires leaders who tailor their leadership approach based on the


Will The Robots Save Company Culture?

July 3, 2017

By Simone Sneed-McGurl Over the past 25 years we have seen a rapid proliferation of workplace technology, automation and artificial intelligence. The evolution


Rethinking Strategy for the Digital Age: An Executive Primer

June 19, 2017

By Stijn Viaene Professor Stijn Viaene sheds light on the essential role of strategy in the digital age. The article further elaborates on what really


The Challenge of Providing Excellent Customer Service

May 25, 2017

By Richard Wilding Products are increasingly becoming commoditised, leaving customer service as one of the few remaining competitive differentiators. And in a

Corporate Governance

United Airlines, Artificial Intelligence, and Donald Trump: Reawakening Values in the Era of Fake Service, Fake Reality, and...

June 13, 2017

By Avi Liran and Simon L. Dolan Society has evolved and not all aspects of our lives were able to cope up with the changes and advances of the modern world.



The Happiness Conundrum

June 20, 2017

By Manfred F. R. Kets de Vries Based on a case example of a deeply unhappy person, this article examines the elusive topic of happiness, paying special

Business as Usual?

May 24, 2017

Talent Management

The Art and Science of Negotiating a Job Offer

July 4, 2017

By Guido Stein and Kandarp Mehta In every professional’s journey, there are those defining moments which can change one’s entire career. In this article,

Female Leaders

Parity in Progress: A New Future for Women in Energy

May 25, 2017

By Katie Mehnert Women’s rights have been front and centre in recent weeks, given the current political climate. But movement toward change has been brewing

Surdak on Technology

Deming, Darwin and Mrs. Doubtfire: How the Seven Deadly Disruptors are Changing Manufacturing

May 5, 2017

By Christopher Surdak In this age of disruptive change, technological innovations can either ease all your worries or bring you the greatest discomforts

Dubai: A City of Jerks

August 11, 2016