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Market Trends: Business Consulting Service Providers Are the Key Source for Digital Business Transformation Services

Published: 22 August 2014

ID: G00263454

Analyst(s): Julie Short

Summary

Rapid changes in today's business world, including digital business, will increase demand for business consulting services. Remaining competitive demands service providers' focus on business model innovation linked to quantifiable business outcomes and the leverage of appropriate consulting assets.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trends

  • Digital Business Transformation Drives Demand for Business Consulting Services
    • Digital Business Transformation Requires an Innovation Mindset
  • Increasing Client Demand for Business Outcomes
  • Today's Combined Workforce Dynamics
  • Now Is the Time to Manage IP Assets Effectively

Buyer Trend

  • As CEOs and Business Leaders Focus on Growth, "Risk-On" and IT Investment Take Priority
  • Buyers of Consulting Services Are Coming From All Parts of the Organization

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