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Decreasing footfall, rising rents, and conservative shoppers means retailers are less optimistic about the all-important Christmas trading period than 12 months ago, according to new research for Deloitte. In contrast, online sales are expected to grow as digital investments start to pay off, while the Amazon juggernaut continues to gather

Depending on what type of bank a consumer uses – major, regional, mutual or neobank – they have varying levels of trust according to a new report from Deloitte.  The report, Open Banking: Switch or Stick? Insights into customer switching behaviour and trust shows the differences in trust between major

Deloitte today announced the acquisition of Presence of IT, a 20-year-old leading Human Capital Management business. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The deal will see 300 Australian Presence of IT employees join Deloitte in what the consulting giant says is its largest consulting transaction ever in Australia.  A

Professional services firm Deloitte has acquired The Eclair Group, which specialises in robotic process automation (RPA).  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  Collectively known as Robotics and Cognitive Automation (RCA), The Eclair Group delivers of process automation services including RPA, machine learning (ML) and intelligent automation — a branch

Deloitte has acquired Melbourne-headquartered information and data management consulting business, NeoData Australia. The founders and staff will join the professional services firm’s consulting enterprise tchnology practice on 12 August 2019. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. NeoData is an information services consultancy that specialises in reporting, analytics, and business

Cloud technology has delivered $9.4 billion dollars in productivity benefits to the Australian economy in the past five years, according to new research released this week by Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Deloitte Access Economics. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter The Economic Value of Cloud Services in Australia

“Alexa, tell the nurse…” Three healthcare facilities in Australia and New Zealand have deployed a new voice-controlled system to help patients notify nurses when they need assistance. The digital replacement for the call button was developed by Deloitte and is being used in Prince of Wales Hospital, an aged care

The ongoing automation of repeatable process-based jobs, along with the augmentation of the world of knowledge workers by machine learning and AI will give rise to a new class of super-jobs. That’s a key finding in the newly released 2019 Global Human Capital Trends report from Deloitte which argues that

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The founders and staff of management consulting business, The Terrace Initiative, will join Deloitte’s human capital consulting practice on 1 May. The Terrace Initiative specialises in helping clients take charge of change programs using data and technology, using their own proprietary tools and Transformation Sciences methodology via an in-house software

Change is hard. Inside corporate structures, with deeply ingrained practices, it’s often safer to simply follow the rules. But in times when business models are rapidly being re-invented and the average lifespan of a the S&P 500 continues to shorten, failure to effectively change people and processes could lead to