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Voices of change partners collaborate to foster equality in the workplace amid COVID-19

Accenture and its partner organisations host the Voices of Change virtual event that aims to encourage men and women to play leading roles on gender parity in the workplace amid Covid-19. Read more.

Accenture 2020 Innovation Maturity Index: 85% of South African businesses are vulnerable to disruption

South African executives discuss how their businesses are preparing for and are positioned to deal with disruption. Read more.

South African companies are struggling to ramp up transformation and convert agile IT into value

As digital disruption and transformation take hold across industry sectors and economies, speed-to-market pressure is growing. Read more.

Accenture supports local entrepreneur to continuously develop pioneering apps that impact the way our people engage with the world

Pixel Entropy continues to develop ground-breaking applications that change the way our people engage with the world. Read more.

Accenture ranked #1 at Top Employer Awards 2019

Accenture has been ranked the #1 Employer in Professional Services and #3 overall in South Africa at the Top Employer Awards 2019. Read more.

SA banks and insurers must do more than just digitise existing offerings and build future value through perpetual reinvention

Financial institutions hold an ace and enjoy a significant trust advantage over potential competitors. Read more.

Accenture keeps unlocking abundance for all in South Africa and maintains its level 1 B-BBEE status

Accenture South Africa has again achieved Level 1 B-BBEE status. Read more.

Accenture and CodeX co-develop skills to succeed development programme

Accenture and CodeX co-develops a skills development programme to equip South African youth for the fourth industrial revolution economy. Read more.

Accenture’s Future Systems Research reveals that scaling technology innovation generates double the revenue growth

New research surveyed more than 8,300 organizations to reveal the relationship between technology adoption and business growth. Read more.

Digital commerce calls for retail sector to rethink business models to survive, Accenture study shows

Traditional retailers in South Africa are encouraged to rethink their business models to survive. Read more.

Improving gender parity could unlock R319 billion into South Africa’s GDP, Accenture study indicates

The latest Accenture research shows that by upskilling more women in South Africa could unlock R319 billion into its GDP. Read more.

Oil refiners have increased investments in digital despite lower improvements in operating margins from these technologies

Most refiners cite digital as having a positive impact but resistance to digital adoption is a barrier to wider deployment. Read more.

Voices of Change partners to foster parity for all

Voices of Change aims to encourage men and women to play leading roles on gender parity in the workplace. Read more.

Work in the post-digital era: Is South Africa ready?

The business landscape is changing and It’s an opportunity for workforce empowerment, but can South African companies rise to meet the challenge. Read more.

Technology key to realising government's Business Process Service growth ambitions

South Africa has emerged as a global destination of choice for Business Process Services. Read more.

Culture of equality is powerful multiplier of workplace innovation, new Accenture research finds

Empowering employees to innovate could raise global GDP US$8 trillion. Read more.

Emerging "post-digital" world provides new opportunities for businesses to deliver personalised realities and experiences.

Successful businesses will take advantage of new set of technologies but prioritise trust, responsibility, privacy and security. Read more.

Five trillion at stake in South Africa

Report reveals digital technology's decade-long value creation potential in SA. Read more.

Accenture's broad impact helps to regain Level 1 B-BBEE status

Accenture South Africa regains Level 1 B-BBEE status due to empowerment strategy, development and preferential procurement programmes. Read more.

Future Systems: Tomorrow’s intelligent enterprise will be built on interconnected systems

Thriving future systems will be "boundaryless, adaptable, and radically human. Read more.

Evolving attitudes toward digital and brands will fuel the next creative revolution.

Fjord Trends 2019 examines seven ideas expected to shape the next generation of experience. Read more.

SA Rugby Union selects Accenture as its official digital partner

SA Rugby Union selects Accenture to champion their digital acceleration ambitions as the official digital partner to SARU and the Springboks. Read more.

Accenture commits to unlock African abundance through digital technologies

Accenture Africa has launched its new 2019 brand campaign to unlock African abundance for all. Read more.

Accenture South Africa ranked number one employer in professional services

The Top Employers Institute has recognised Accenture South Africa as the country’s top employer in professional services for 2018. Read more.

Accenture, CUT and SPU boost employment opportunities with internship programme

Accenture launches a new decentralised internship programme to discover new talent and empower learners where job opportunities are limited. Read more.

Mitigating the risks of distribution cyber failure

How to mitigate the new and evolving risks of cyber failure in South African distribution systems. Read more.

Efficient water management requires 21st-century smart solutions

The adoption of smart solutions enables utilities to manage water resources more efficiently and mitigate against unforeseen events. Read more.

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