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July 2017: Consulting M&A Update

By Ramone Param, Associate Director, Equiteq

DXC Technology acquires Microsoft Dynamics 365 specialist Tribridge

DXC Technology made its first acquisition after forming in April following the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services unit of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.  558 more words

No deal: Snapdeal would rather launch a Snapdeal 2.0 than merge with Flipkart

It is official: The biggest potential deal in Indian e-commerce is off.

On July 31, the months-long talks of a merger between two of India’s largest domestic e-commerce players—Snapdeal and Flipkart—came to an end. 412 more words

Big Consulting Cos and IoT Platforms

Platforms dominate the conversation when it comes to the IoT.  Consulting companies, who thrive on providing their expertise and analysis on all things technology, have weighed in on the advantages & disadvantages of IoT platforms. 575 more words

Internet Of Things

Let the robots take our jobs and pay for a universal basic income

As developments in artificial intelligence and robotics advance, there is going to be a severe and swift disruption of many working classes. Large swaths of laborers are going to lose their jobs, leading to unprecedented levels of unemployment. 897 more words

Major future business opportunities - final presentations

Are the present mega trends creating major business opportunities? If so, how can these opportunities be captured?

Six teams taking the course Business Creation last Friday had the privilege to present their very promising business opportunities at the… 114 more words

General

Giving Employees Bereavement Time is Good For Business

Facebook made the news recently for adding a generous paid bereavement leave to its list of benefits. An employee can get up to 20 days of paid leave when a member of their immediate family dies and 10 days for a member of their extended family. 692 more words

Lessons For CEOs

These World Leaders Have a Radical Idea for Health Care

American health care is a mess. Even with some of the most exciting technologies in the world we don’t have an efficient, functional medical system that lowers costs while also making people healthier. 576 more words

Health