Autonomous vehicles are a hot topic all around the world. So far, most of the public attention has been on the efforts of American and European companies to develop the required technology. However, in the past 2-3 years, an entire ecosystem of Chinese companies has emerged, and the authors of our latest white paper are convinced that China will soon become a leading force in the area of autonomous vehicles. Find out why.
How can QVARTZ contribute to a more sustainable future? That was the joint theme of the summer edition of the QVARTZ Company Day.
“Dare to employ people who complement you and dare to employ people who you would like to have as your boss.” - Klas Forsström, Sandvik Machining Solutions
Robert-Charles Kahn is a communication and leadership coach working with presentation, impact and leadership through emotional intelligence. During his impressive career, he has worked with clients like Adidas, Apple and the United Nations, just to mention a few.
2 new Engagement Partners, 4 new Managers, 11 new Senior Consultants and 2 new Consultants.
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QVARTZ Partner Gaute Andreassen spent the first many years of his career in management consulting and then decided that he was all done with consulting. But things changed when he was introduced to QVARTZ.
“It’s clear that diversity in the workforce is a decisive factor for the competitiveness and success of any enterprise. This is why diversity is good business and everybody’s business.” - Leonie Hillebrecht, DEA
Twelve curious female students from Singapore Management University skipped their Saturday morning snooze to have breakfast with Senior Consultant Ashley Thomas and Engagement Partner Amanda Chin at the iconic Warehouse Hotel - formerly a hotbed of secret societies in the 1890'es.
“No client and no QVARTZ partner expects a 24-year-old graduate to have deep industry knowledge about anything.”
“A human being who gets a deep sense of meaning from the work that he or she is doing is much more productive and efficient than someone who is merely satisfied.” - Morten Albæk
Recently, we moved from the Marina Center to a charming shophouse on the historic Tanjong Pagar Road. This called for a proper celebration, so we invited clients, colleagues and friends to join us for a housewarming.
“Digital is not a ‘thing’ that lives in some corner of the company, but rather something we all need to embrace.” - Christian Birk, B&O
Jens Friis Hjortegaard, Partner in QVARTZ Analytics, discusses the immense potential of combining data analytics and business understanding in a recent Computerworld article.
When the Danes hit the polls today to elect a new parliament, they can rest assured that it will be a free and fair election where every vote is counted. The data wizards at QVARTZ Analytics have helped develop the current method used to check count and confirm the election result.
“There were so many things that we quickly realized had to be instantly changed, simplified and streamlined, because the complexity was killing us.” - Jakob Riis, Falck
Not since 1994 have so many people taken part in what are in fact the second largest democratic elections in the world.
"We do not need more zero-sum and winner-takes-all situations. On the contrary, we need win-win situations for the planet, its companies and its people."