From improving processes to boosting profits, management consultancies
can make a huge difference to the organizations they work with.
2 billion, with international companies grabbing more than 95 per cent of the business, the bulk of them based in the UAE, where they are about 35 consultancies
," added Ayesh.
But it is not always easy to get a good match between the type of con-sultancy support that employers need and the type of consultancy support that consultancies
The conference threw light on the relationship between multinational agencies versus local agencies, private versus government sector expenditure on consultancy, GCC versus Levant as well as seconding consultants versus full timer employees' formula and fees of consultancies
at the time of budget cut off.
The 1st International Consultants Conference is organized by Al Maharah Consultancy supported by the UAE Chambers of Commerce and Industry Association as well as UAE Business Women council and Bell Consultancy to enhance interaction between Arab consultants and international peers and highlight the instrumental role played by consultancies
in the socio-economic development of any country.
Two audits by external communication consultancies
found fragmented messages, duplicated efforts and poor use of resources, all of which were diluting the bank's internal brand.
Other global accountancy firms have taken, or are taking, steps to follow the example of Arthur Andersen in hiving off their consultancies
The survey was commissioned by the Management Consultancies
Association (MCA) to monitor the quality of service provided by its members, as well as to assess clients' general perceptions of management consultancy and to establish why clients use consultancies
were seen as additions to, but not replacements for, existing management resources.
In parallel, the pure-play business consultancies
have continued to offer standalone advice, often in competition with the IT services players, while also seeking to gain some revenue stability from longer-term engagements.
have the potential to help businesses fly.
The conference will also highlight the instrumental role played by consultancies
in the socio-economic development of any country and work on improving partnership agreements between a consultancy and the client.