Independent analyst study names Deloitte a leader in Worldwide Talent Related Consulting
Surveyed clients view Deloitte as most capable at delivering ROI for talent related projects
New York, 4 October 2011 — IDC, a leading provider of global IT research and advice, has positioned Deloitte as an IDC MarketScape Leader in its recent study, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Talent Related Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis.
The study uses a comprehensive framework and set of parameters that IDC expects to be the most conducive to success in providing business consulting services during both the short and the long term. The evaluation includes the perception of business consulting buyers of the capabilities of the nine consulting providers evaluated by IDC.
Cushing Anderson, Program Vice President for Business Consulting at IDC, commented, “Deloitte's Leader position in IDC's MarketScape is a testament to its deep talent related capabilities and strategies. The Deloitte member firms’ talent framework provides its clients with a comprehensive view of how talent issues impact the workforce and business globally. And its services fully cover the core talent employee life cycle. Firms that have worked with Deloitte on talent related projects rate its functional and technical expertise very highly."
“Deloitte is proud of this recognition, where client opinion and proven results were key drivers in IDC identifying Deloitte as a leader,” says Margot Thom, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited Global Leader, Human Capital, “Deloitte remains committed to providing clients best-in-class talent services to help clients retain and develop top talent while managing complex issues like regulatory compliance, globalization, and rapid growth.”
The IDC study highlights the following key Deloitte attributes:
• “Deloitte is an IDC MarketScape Leader worldwide for talent related business consulting. Deloitte is seen as most capable at delivering ROI for talent related projects.”
• “Additionally, Deloitte is seen as among the most capable at integrating its project team with the client's and at providing a full spectrum of business consulting services combined with functional and industry insights.”
• “For talent related projects, Deloitte is seen as very capable of helping clients reduce costs and at helping clients improve operational efficiency.”
Source: IDC, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Talent Related Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis, Document #229526, August 2011.
About IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
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