More than buzzwords
Here’s what’s buzzing at QVARTZ
On Tuesday, QVARTZ and Cisco co-hosted a VECTOR workshop with 41 participants from leading Nordic companies at Vertical’s office in Copenhagen. VECTOR is a transformational workshop designed by Cisco to help companies chart their strategic courses in the Digital Vortex.
Long working hours. Top athletes. No women. Steep learning curve. Consultant Jacob Lihn put himself on the line yesterday when he asked a group of MSc students from Aarhus BSS to note down their prejudices about management consulting.
The highly dynamic world of management consulting can be difficult to explain, which is why we prefer to show it.Last week, we challenged a group of curious business students from the Copenhagen Economics and Finance Association (CEFA) to a round of our self-invented game, QVARTZOPOLY.
Our strive for excellence in our transformation and restructuring project at one of Germany’s top 10 municipalities was recognised with an award in the Public Sector category. We are much obliged.
Do you know what a mining futurist is? Kash Sirinanda from our knowledge hub QVARTZ Analytics does. He is committed to further developing the mining sector, and has recently published an article on the exciting boom in mining startups. Among other good things, the...
One of the speakers at the SIME conference this week was Jerker Rosander from QVARTZ’ Stockholm office who presented our recent Digital Transformation Report, compiled in collaboration with Microsoft.
Motivated by the deep quantitative aspects he found at QVARTZ Analytics, Johan Emil Rasmussen joined our analytics knowledge hub 2.5 months ago. “Here, I get to work on complex analytical challenges for clients, often alongside partners such as Teradata, Microsoft, Salesforce and Cisco”, he says.
The passion and perseverance of the many Zimbabwean smallholder farmers who keep going despite challenging conditions and limited funds is truly inspiring. For the past year, QVARTZ has been working with The Zimbabwe Agricultural Development Trust (ZADT), a non-profit organisation that manages funds to recover, develop and improve the smallholder farming sector.
Today we celebrate the 3×10-year anniversaries of QVARTZ veterans Jens Friis Hjortegaard, Jens Buur Madsen and Tune Marschall.
In the QVARTZ & Reach for Change internship, Emil, Lukas and six other students have worked alongside social entrepreneurs and experienced QVARTZ consultants to help them develop innovations that create a better world for children in Denmark.
Collaboration. Negotiation. Logical reasoning. Pitching. Last week, eight teams of talented business students competed in four challenging disciplines as part of the CBS Business Battlefield – an intense one-day event bridging theoretical knowledge from academia with real-life leadership challenges.
Nils Christiansen of BÜLOW & QVARTZ in Hamburg is an industrial engineer who joined consulting because of the people aspect. He finds the interaction with clients, the quality of the work delivered and the professionalism of colleagues some of the greatest advantages to his work. As BÜLOW joined the QVARTZ civilisation, Nils experienced that he got more of everything.
Morten is today a sought-after Manager. Like the clients, we treasure you compañero and are happy to offer you the biggest cake around on this special day.
From the notorious New York Marathon to the JP Morgan Challenge in Sydney to trail running in three feet deep mud holes. Henriette, Emma, Søren, Katrine, Samuel and the rest of the magnificent QVARTZ Running Club made sure that the Northern Star was strongly represented at iconic running races around the globe during the past weeks.