Research Alerts & Press Releases 2017

May 9, 2017
The Hackett Group Acquires Oracle Cloud Applications Implementer Jibe Consulting

The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Jibe Consulting, Inc. a leading management and technology consulting firm focused on implementing Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions. The combined enterprise is expected to enhance The Hackett Group's ability to fully support clients' Oracle Cloud Business Application implementation efforts in finance, procurement, manufacturing, supply chain and human capital.

May 9, 2017
The Hackett Group Acquires Aecus Limited, Award-Winning European Outsourcing & Robotic Process Automation Consultancy

The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) today announced that it has acquired Aecus Limited, an award-winning European consultancy that helps clients optimize business process outsourcing (BPO), IT outsourcing (ITO) and robotic process automation (RPA) through benchmarking and implementation consulting.

April 20, 2017
The Hackett Group & Symphony Ventures Announce Global Partnership to Enable Enterprise Digital Transformation Via Robotic Process Automation and Intelligent Automation

The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) and Symphony Ventures have announced a global partnership that will enable enterprise digital transformation by integrating The Hackett Group's best practices and research data with Symphony's strategic and technical capabilities in robotics and intelligent automation.

April 6, 2017
The Hackett Group: Most HR Orgs Are Behind the Curve In Addressing Key Enterprise Issues, Including Talent Alignment, Skill Shortages and Organizational Change

Most HR organizations remain behind the curve in addressing issues that are central to achieving the most important enterprise goals, including aligning talent strategies to business needs, dealing with critical talent and skill shortages and implementing organizational change, according to 2017 HR Key Issues research from The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT).

March 30, 2017
Finance Leaders See Unprecedented Digital Transformation Opportunity, But Struggle with Execution

While finance leaders fully recognize the unprecedented opportunity to drive performance improvement via digital transformation, most lack a comprehensive strategy and are not clear where or how to deploy digital technology to their best advantage, according to new Key Issues research from The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT). In addition, The Hackett Group found that significant skills and competency gaps are preventing finance organizations from taking full advantage of digital transformation.

March 21, 2017
Procurement Leaders See Significant Impact from Cloud, Analytics, Robotic Process Automation, Cognitive and Mobile Computing, But Significant Gaps Exist in Strategy & Talent

While procurement leaders are almost universally aware of the potentially dramatic impact of digital transformation on the way they deliver services, few are confident that they have the necessary strategy, talent and competencies in place, according to new Key Issues research from The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT). The result is a gap between procurement's transformation agenda and enterprise-level digital transformation priorities, and the risk that this gap may widen.

March 16, 2017
Despite High Expectations for Digital Transformation Led by Cloud, Analytics, Robotic Process Automation, Cognitive & Mobile, IT & Other Business Services Areas See Low Capability to Execute

A wide confidence gap exists between the high expectations for digital transformation's business impact and the low perception of the business's capability to execute digital transformation, according to newly-released Key Issues research from The Hackett Group, Inc.

February 21, 2017
The Hackett Group Announces Launch Of The Hackett Institute for Enterprise Analytics

The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) today announced the launch of The Hackett Institute for Enterprise Analytics, a comprehensive training and certification offering designed to enable professionals across the enterprise to improve their mastery of the analytics techniques and tools necessary to effectively analyze, predict and influence business performance.

February 16, 2017
Top Supplier Diversity Programs Broaden Value Proposition To Drive Increased Market Share, Other Revenue Opportunities

Virtually all diversity suppliers meet or exceed expectations, and top corporate performers in supplier diversity experience no loss in efficiency, according to new research from The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT). In addition, they see improved quality and often extract other benefits, including increased market share and access to new revenue opportunities. The research challenges the attitude of many business leaders, who worry that dedicating resources to supplier diversity will divert attention from other strategic activities.

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