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Management consulting

NHS Consultancy Spend – Is It Really A Waste Of Money?

The NHS seems to have been cropping up on our radar for a number of different reasons in the recent days, and one very interesting […]

Procurement As A Force For Change (Part 2)

In Part 1, we looked at my session at the recent Bloom customer event. I talked about the evolution of procurement from being concerned largely […]

Latest on Crown Commercial Services Management Consulting Competition

Crown Commercial Services has published a set of slides that it used as part of a webinar recently  relating to the Management Consultancy 2 programme. […]

Working With Smaller Professional Services Firms – Some Myths Dispelled

This is another in our series of articles relating to good practice in terms of procurement of consulting and related services, published in conjunction with […]

Consulting Industry Research – Help To Shape The Industry With MCA Survey

The MCA (Management Consultancies Association), led by Alan Leaman, does a pretty good job of both representing its member firms, who represent around 60% of […]

Management Consultancies Association Award Winners – Times Supplement

Last week, the Times published a special supplement relating to the 2017 Management Consultancies Association Awards. The 12 page supplement includes the stories behind all […]

So You Want to Go Into Procurement Consulting – Thoughts from the USA (& from Me)

The Spend Matters US site featured another article last week from Rebecca Karp, who writes about setting up and running her own procurement consulting business. […]

More on Palambridge – A New Model For Procurement Consulting

We featured the launch of Palambridge here. This is being driven by Philip Ideson, pictured here, who runs the Art of Procurement website which has […]

Bloom, IR35 and Good Practice Questions

We featured here the name change and the launch of Bloom the business that operates the NEPRO consulting framework. NEPRO is a creation of NEPO, […]

Professional Services Update – Legal Arguments and Consulting Frameworks

The court case between Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC) and law firm Dechert is interesting. ENRC has accused Dechert of “systematic and gross overcharging” after […]