Accenture building near Grand Canal Dock, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Accenture chief executive officer Pierre Nanterme is stepping down due to health reasons, the consulting and outsourcing company said on Friday. Its (...)

The Dock, Accenture’s  multi-disciplinary research and incubation hub, which opened Friday. Photograph: Accenture

Accenture has announced 300 new jobs in Ireland. The professional services company will be looking for technology and design professionals, including (...)

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Performance reviews: often companies use a one-size-fits-all measurement model that is not fit for purpose. Photograph: Thinkstock

There were more than few eyebrows raised recently when Accenture, one of the biggest companies of the world, said it was ditching annual performanc(...)

The head of Accenture said  he is going to free all 330,000 of his staff from the charade of the annual job appraisal. Photograph: Getty Images

Last week I did the most unexpectedly uplifting thing I’d done in ages. I needed cheering as I’d just sat through a documentary in which the brilliant(...)