CFOs Play a Major Role in Digital Investment Decisions Across the Enterprise

Chief Financial Officers (CFO) are playing a critical role in driving digital disruption across the organization, according to new research from Accenture.
September 12, 2018

Trust in banks highest since 2012, but customer relationships are at risk

U.K. consumers’ trust in their banks is at the highest level since 2012, but the decision of some banks to increase digital-only interactions risks alienating customers of all ages, according to new research by Accenture.
May 9, 2018

Nearly half UK adults want aspects of their digital history deleted

Given more powers over how their personal data is collected and used, nearly half (47 percent) UK adults would like some aspects of their digital history to be deleted forever, according to new research from Accenture. 
April 30, 2018

Accenture launches ‘Digital Skills’ programme to help address UK skills gap

Accenture has launched Digital Skills, a suite of online courses designed to help tackle the United Kingdom’s digital skills gap. The free courses aim to provide young people not in education, employment or training; entrepreneurs; people returning to work after an extended career break; and those looking to re-skill with the digital knowledge and skills required to thrive in the digital economy.
April 15, 2018

Accenture survey points to untapped opportunity for girls to fulfil their creative aspirations with STEM careers

Although the vast majority of young people in the U.K. (84 percent) believe that many jobs in the future will involve science, technology, engineering and mathematics—known as STEM—U.K. girls believe that STEM jobs lack the creativity they seek in their careers, according to results of a survey from Accenture.
March 15, 2018

Company culture is key to unlocking gender equality and narrowing pay gap

New research from Accenture has identified 40 workplace factors that create a culture of equality—including 14 factors that matter the most.  The research, published today in the company’s “Getting to Equal 2018” report, details the most-effective actions that business leaders can take to accelerate advancement and help close the gender pay gap.
March 6, 2018