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Accenture Positioned As A Leader In IDC MarketScape For Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2022

Monday, 20 June 2022, 11:18 am | Accenture

NEW YORK; May 17, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2022 Vendor Assessment (Doc #US48061322, April 2022). The IDC MarketScape assessed the 2022 cloud professional ... More >>

‘Hidden Workers’ Could Be Key To Unlocking Labour Shortages - Report

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 11:34 am | Accenture

A report from Accenture and Harvard Business School has found that better utilisation of ‘hidden workers’ could significantly alleviate labour shortages. Hidden workers are those who’s capacity to work is currently underutilised. It includes people ... More >>

Accenture Announces Accenture Song

Wednesday, 27 April 2022, 9:59 am | Accenture

NEW YORK; April 26, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Accenture Interactive will now go to market as Accenture Song. The move reflects the company’s post-pandemic world-class services that reinvent customer connections, sales, commerce ... More >>

Accenture Technology Vision 2022: “Metaverse Continuum” Redefining How The World Works, Operates And Interacts

Thursday, 17 March 2022, 9:00 am | Accenture

Accenture launches dedicated Metaverse Continuum business group as physical and virtual realities converge to reshape human experiences NEW YORK; March 16, 2022 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that the “Metaverse Continuum,” ... More >>

Accenture Positioned As A Leader In Cybersecurity Consulting Providers In Asia Pacific

Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 2:06 pm | Accenture

SINGAPORE; February 16, 2022 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in “ The Forrester Wave™: Cybersecurity Consulting Providers In Asia Pacific, Q4 2021 ” report. According to the report, Accenture received the top score in ... More >>

Banking Sector Should Brace Itself For Watershed Year In 2022

Tuesday, 15 February 2022, 11:19 am | Accenture

This year is set to be a defining year for the banking industry, as it enters a period of unprecedented transformation. Accenture’s annual banking trends outlines the top ten predictions that will disrupt the banking industry in 2022, bringing ... More >>

Businesses Must Rethink Growth Strategies As Our Relationships With Work, Technology And The Planet Change

Thursday, 13 January 2022, 3:39 pm | Accenture

Nearly two years of disruption to the fabric of society has resulted in a collective shift in people’s relationships with work, consumerism, technology and the planet, pushing companies to design new ways of doing business, according to the annual Fjord ... More >>

New Zealand Companies Need To Embrace Cloud-based Solutions

Wednesday, 12 January 2022, 10:23 am | Accenture

More than 70% of Fortune 500 companies run critical applications on mainframes, despite the significant business and IT challenges that they present, based on new research by Accenture. High running costs, performance, security, and compliance ... More >>

The Monkeys Aotearoa Welcomes New Senior Creative Team Liz Richards & Nick Dellabarca

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 12:17 pm | Accenture

The Monkeys Aotearoa, part of Accenture Interactive, is excited to announce the appointment of new senior creative team Liz Richards and Nick Dellabarca who join effective immediately. Liz Richards (left) and Nick Dellabarca (right) join The Monkeys ... More >>

The Three Golden Rules For Christmas Shopping This Year: Early, Local And In-store

Friday, 26 November 2021, 12:01 pm | Accenture

Christmas might look a little different this year, particularly if you don’t plan ahead to make sure the gifts you want are under the tree come Christmas Eve. Over the last year, global supply chains have come under significant pressure. We’ve ... More >>

Business Leaders Need To Step Up Their Game To Fight Cyber-attacks

Monday, 22 November 2021, 9:36 am | Accenture

Accenture’s State of Cyber Resilience report reveals more than half of organisations are not effectively defending themselves against cyber-attacks. More than half (55%) of large companies globally are not effectively stopping cyber-attacks, finding and ... More >>

Quality Of Climate Risk Disclosures Only As Good As The Data

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 11:09 am | Accenture

New Zealand is the first country in the world to introduce laws mandating banks, insurance, and investment firms to report on the impacts of climate change to their business. To accurately quantify climate risk, firms will need greater consistency, ... More >>

CEOs Call For Bold Government Action And Consistent Climate Policy At COP26

Friday, 5 November 2021, 3:16 pm | Accenture

CEOs Unequivocally Call for Bold Government Action and Consistent Climate Policy at COP26, According to Latest Sustainability Research from the UN Global Compact and Accenture CEOs say that while private sector can lead the response, mobilize ... More >>

Five Technology Trends That Will Define Kiwi Businesses

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 10:03 am | Accenture

As companies reinvent themselves for pandemic life, the boldest, most visionary leaders – those who use technology to master change – will define the future. That’s according to global consultancy, Accenture, which has predicted the key ... More >>

Four Trends That Will Define Banking Post-COVID 19

Monday, 11 October 2021, 11:00 am | Accenture

Navigating COVID has given the banking industry a glimpse of the future, but the next 12 months will determine how much of that future is institutionalised. The world of retail and commercial banking was already a complex and fast-moving sector. The ... More >>

Accenture launches Microsoft practice in New Zealand

Wednesday, 15 September 2021, 9:18 am | Accenture

Accenture New Zealand has further extended its support for Kiwi organisations with the launch of a dedicated Microsoft practice. More >>

Accenture launches Microsoft practice in New Zealand

Tuesday, 14 September 2021, 11:36 am | Accenture

Accenture New Zealand has further extended its support for Kiwi organisations with the launch of a dedicated Microsoft practice. Head of Technology for New Zealand, Nick Mulcahy, said Accenture’s experience and track record of success as a global ... More >>

CX Won’t Help Businesses Grow In A Post-Covid World; It’s Time To Think Bigger

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 2:25 pm | Accenture

The emphasis on experience is arguably at its greatest today because the structure of almost everything we do has been upended by the Covid-19 pandemic. Increasingly, the customer experience (CX) offered by organisations is measured not just by standards ... More >>

More Boomers Than Zoomers Want To Work From Home - Accenture

Thursday, 24 June 2021, 1:49 pm | Accenture

While often associated with tech savvy Gen Z or Zoomers, new global research from Accenture shows that the push for more flexible working environments is being led by Gen Xers and Baby Boomers. Accenture’s survey of over 9,000 workers across the ... More >>

Four Trends That Will Define Kiwi Businesses Post-Covid

Monday, 14 June 2021, 9:38 am | Accenture

Over the past year, the global business landscape has become much more precarious due to the global pandemic. Globally, businesses have had to manage dual economic and health crises, which have forced businesses to adopt new employee and customer ... More >>