By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com
The Mutual Benefit Group has selected Accenture Claim Components to replace the insurer’s legacy claims systems. They currently use Accenture Duck Creek Policy Administration as its core policy processing system, writes personal and commercial lines in Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Accenture’s award-winning policy and claims software offers carriers an integrated, end-to-end suite of [...]
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Attention Big 4 talent!
Your star is on the rise. The market for talent is heating up the most we’ve seen in the past three years. Whether you’re in public accounting or private industry, your experience, skills and qualifications are being viewed as increasingly in demand and desirable.
Opportunities are being created, either by increased budgets, revenue growth, or simple [...]
Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 30,000 people serving clients in more than 100 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.We are committed to capitalizing on our strengths and serving dynamic organizations [...]
I recently placed a candidate in a considerably lower level role than I normally do. Most of my recruiting assignments are for senior level positions with experienced executives. It’s always personally rewarding to enhance someone’s career, both professionally, financially and personally, but this recent placement gave me a different buzz. One I remember liking from earlier in [...]
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ACME Business Consulting helps organizations achieve specific and critically important business objectives. We are leaders – catalysts, augmenters and force multipliers. ACME teams are comprised of senior-level managers with Big 5 experience, advanced educations and past successes. In other words, it takes a lot to rattle us.
As an ACME Senior Manager, you will tap into your left and right [...]
This week Big4.com brings you KPMG’s financial results on Strong Business Growth Leads To US$22.7 Billion In
Revenues, Ernst & Young’s report on Risk Amid Continued Uncertainty In 2012
For Life Insurers, PwC’s findings that Gaming Revenues To Reach US$182.8
Billion, Accenture’s report on Cities Missing Smart Opportunity To Measure
Hidden Value, Deloitte’s Proposed Reform To Family Justice System, and Ernst
& Young’s analysis of [...]
Protiviti recently released a new Time & Expense Management module in its Governance Portal for Internal Audit which supports an end-to-end internal audit workflow fully integrated with its market-leading Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) platform
We had the opportunity to talk with Protiviti’s Scott Wisniewski on the current state of GRC, its ongoing evolution, linkage of Internal Audit (IA) with GRC, the [...]
Chris Nelson, Big4.com
We knew this was going to be big, and there was so much buzz about the first social media company to go public that something had to happen on the first day.
And it did, NYSE:LNKD stock doubled from its offering price of $42-$45 to end the day at $97, which on about 100 million shares outstanding values the [...]
Chris Nelson, Big4.com
US manufacturing activity has been a bright spot coming out of this recession, and now we have some hard data for a sense of this resurgence. McGladrey finds 90% of manufacturers and distributors are optimistic about their future, which can lead to more jobs, greater innovation and continued growth for the industry and U.S. economy as a whole. [...]
If you have been ever on Sony’s PlayStation Network or Sony Online Entertainment services, hang on tight. Your info may be known to some malicious hackers who at this very moment may have a ton of your personal info, including social security number, email address and credit card details in their grubby hands.
And this is not an isolated issue either.
In mid-2010, Willam Blair issued a Market Perform rating on the LECG (NASDAQ: XPRT) stock, noting that while losses continued due to weak demand, high admin costs and consultant departures, there were glimmers of hope for a subdued recovery on the horizon. Earlier, in August 2009, LECG had acquired [...]