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Market Insight: 3 Ways Consulting Providers Can Grow by Helping CEOs With Digital Business Workforce Challenges

Published: 09 April 2018

ID: G00350882

Analyst(s): Brendan Williams , Chrissy Healey


Talent and skill shortages threaten the success of CEOs' digital business ambitions. Consulting technology business unit leaders can seize this opportunity by helping CEOs address short-term gaps and prepare their organizations and workforces for digital business success over the long term.

Table Of Contents


  • Digital Business and Dexterity Are Keys to Success
  • CEOs Recognize the Value in a Flexible Workforce
  • Plugging the Digital Skills Gap
    • Plugging the Digital Skills Gap in the Short Term Through Direct Provision of Talent
    • Reducing the Digital Skills Gap in the Medium Term by Improving Efficiency
    • Reducing the Digital Skills Gap in the Long Term Through Deskilling

Background and Context

The Impact


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