Umbrex Weekly Roundup

By November 6, 2017

A weekly roundup of news about, and insights from, our global community of management consultants.


Learn How Data Analytics Can Help Find Solutions

Ujjwal Sinha will be speaking at the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase conference in New York running from December 11 – 12, 2017.
Ujjwal’s talk will explore how data analytics can help shape business and connect the dots between problems to find solutions.


How to Write an Attractive White Paper

Author and consultant to consultant David A.Fields offers valuable advice on how to create a white paper that attracts clients and will help SEO, if published on your website.


A Full Circle Approach to Workforce Management

From the company blog of David Burnie, key tips on workforce management.

And congratulations to The Burnie group for ranking No. 87 in the 29th annual PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Canadian Business.


How to Move Fast on Strategic Opportunities

Another stellar post from author Amanda Setili on how to survive and succeed amidst change, and move in a fast and adaptable way.


The Positive Role of the Social Science Research Network

James Phimister was recently wrapped up an Elsevier engagement where he was the integration lead responsible for bringing the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) into the Elsevier organization. He reflects on the positive attributes of the acquisition.


Instinct vs Insight in Risk Management

Martin Pergler explores finding the balance between right brain and left brain stuff against a backdrop of drunks and “MBA type stuff”.


Six Reasons Organizations Fail to Deliver

Paul Millerd takes a look at what it takes to motivate employees and provide a more productive workplace community.