Insiders at big consulting firms like PwC and KPMG reveal how they’re adapting to the pandemic

Leading consultancies are uncertain about what the future of the industry will look like. Here’s how business travel, remote work, and client relationships have changed at firms like KPMG, PwC, and Boston Consulting Group.

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I started my own sports agency when I was 22 and now represent 8 top WNBA stars — including the legendary Lisa Leslie. Here’s how I landed major clients and built my business.

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Allison Galer launched her sports agency, Disrupt the Game, at the age of 22. Today she represents eight WNBA stars — including legend Lisa Leslie.

Here’s how she did it.

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Majority of business leaders agree the federal wage subsidy is a sound investment in Canada’s economic recovery: KPMG in Canada poll

While leaders split on who should receive the temporary subsidy, digital investments seen as priority in adjusting to pandemic realities

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2020 /CNW/ – A majority of Canadian business leaders surveyed (76 per cent) believe the recently redesigned Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) is a good investment to get Canadians back to work and help the economy rebound, finds a new client poll by KPMG in Canada. 


“Our clients have told us that the federal wage subsidy program is helping them not only to retain their employees, but also to cope with pandemic-related costs and rehire workers who have been laid off,” says Lucy Iacovelli, Canadian Managing Partner of KPMG’s national Tax practice. “While there has been an upturn in the economy, many Canadian business leaders are still uncertain about what the coming months will bring, and welcome continuing support

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KPMG Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Analysis of Americas Business Consulting Services 2020 Vendor Assessment | Nachricht

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –KPMG LLP (KPMG) has been named a leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Analysis of Americas Business Consulting Services 2020 Vendor Assessment (doc #US45629720, May 2020). The report recognized KPMG’s commitment to helping its clients innovate and transform their organizations – from improving performance and optimizing risk, to restructuring operations and seizing new growth opportunities.


The IDC MarketScape report highlights KPMG’s success in providing business consulting services in both the short- and long-term, and across a number of functional and industry areas including:

  • KPMG’s Connected Enterprise, which enables clients to rebuild their businesses around their customers to create borderless organizations.
  • The firm’s Powered Enterprise, which empowers clients to create nimble, scalable businesses, harnessing the latest technologies including cloud computing.
  • KPMG’s risk optimization capabilities, which helps clients to proactively manage risk and regulation, building confidence and inspiring stakeholder trust.

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