XtraAdvice News Highlights

XtraPurpose at the World Economic Forum 2020 in Davos; Shaping the CSR agenda for Professional Service Firms
14 januari 2020

Many business, political and cultural leaders from all over the world will travel to Switzerland next week for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). At XtraAdvice we look forward to attending the WEF again and meeting several of our key clients and relations during this 2020 edition in Davos.

Introducing FitCoins to help reduce the risk of burnout in Professional Service Firms
25 november 2019

Taking a preventive and pragmatic approach (Luc Swaab and Stef Oud, partners at XtraAdvice)

How will economic turmoil impact professional service firms?
19 september 2019

“The Dutch economy holds up nicely in an increasingly volatile world. So there’s nothing to worry about….or is there?” (Luc Swaab – partner XtraAdvice)

Press release – Empowering professional service firms with XtraAdvice
30 augustus 2019

A team of experienced partners with a strong background in professional service firms and/or as academics, have founded XtraAdvice, a new consulting firm. The XtraAdvice partner team is based in both The Netherlands and the US.

The latest Professional Service Industry news

Over 250 million children globally are deprived from school
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Despite major efforts globally to improve access to education for students, one out of seven children still remain out of...

Finext and The Resource blend their minds to launch Taxvibes
07 July 2020

Two professional services firms in the Netherlands – Finext and The Resource – have teamed up to launch Taxvibes, a...

How BearingPoint is helping governments navigate the coronavirus
06 July 2020

Since the start of the coronavirus, BearingPoint has supported several governments and dozens of public sector organisations with the delivery...

McKinsey: The benefit of gender and ethnic diversity in leadership
06 July 2020

Another leading research institute has reconfirmed the business case for diversity in boardrooms. According to a new research by management...

GWA Hygiene and umlaut working on Hospital 4.0 blueprint
03 July 2020

GWA Hygiene, a German company specialised in helping hospitals improve their hygiene levels, has teamed up with consultancy umlaut. Together...

Sia Partners expands in Ireland and Scotland with Pathfinder deal
03 July 2020

French origin consulting firm Sia Partners has expanded its footprint in the UK & Ireland with the acquisition of Pathfinder,...

BearingPoint appoints four new partners in France
03 July 2020

BearingPoint has appointed four new partners in France, one of the firm’s larger divisions on the continent.  Jean-Charles Chevalier has...

The risks and impacts to include in a recovery strategy
03 July 2020

Now that Covid-19’s first crisis dust has settled, and companies are getting to grips with their crisis management plans, the...

BOLD partners with data science platform KNIME
03 July 2020

Dutch management consulting firm BOLD has joined the partner ecosystem of KNIME. KNIME is a Switzerland-based company that provides a...

Middle managers are key for lean change in financial services
02 July 2020

Despite growing claims that the role of middle management is losing relevance against the backdrop of self-organising teams and agile...

Cybersecurity teams need to catch up in public cloud space
01 July 2020

Following a survey of 750 respondents cross North America, Europe and Asia Pacific, KPMG and Oracle have concluded that cloud...

BCG Turn adds senior advisors to its team in Spain
01 July 2020

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is stepping up its turnaround capabilities in Spain with the hire of two experienced consultants from...