Alexander Mann Solutions Acquires Capital Consulting

Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS), a global provider of recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions, has acquired Capital Consulting, an RPO player operating in Europe and Asia Pacific. Terms of the deal were not released. The deal brings together two large European players in the high-growth recruitment outsourcing market and follows the £100m management buy-out in December […]

Kenexa Acquires Germany-based Human Resources Consulting

Wayne, PA-based Kenexa, a provider of talent acquisition and retention solutions, has acquired Germany-based HRC Human Resources Consulting GmbH. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Headquartered in Munich, HRC Human Resources Consulting GmbH (HRC) is a consultant for business-orientated employee surveys in German-speaking countries. The acquisition of HRC will provide additional proprietary content to […]

Aon Consulting’s RPO Group Signs Three-year Contract with United Rentals

Aon Consulting, the human capital consulting organization of Aon Corporation (NYSE:AOC), announced today that its Recruitment Process Outsourcing group signed a three-year, multi-million dollar contract to provide corporate recruitment services to United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:  URI), the largest equipment rental company in the world.    The agreement, which is expected to provide significant cost savings for […]

Internal Consulting Resources: Use at Your Own Risk

How to win hearts and minds while pushing forward continuous improvements within the organization. by Matt DeLuca All jobs have just two major categories of activities: projects and maintenance. Project management is a real source for professional growth that all HR professionals (and everyone else) ignore at their own and lasting peril. Performing the same […]

Hewitt Associates Expands Benefits Outsourcing and Consulting Relationship With Catholic Health Initiatives

Hewitt Associates, a global human resources services company, announced today it will provide HR business process outsourcing (BPO) services to Catholic Health Initiatives, a national nonprofit health corporation. This is an expansion of the companies’ benefits outsourcing and consulting relationship, as Hewitt has provided defined benefit outsourcing services to Catholic Health Initiatives since 2001 and […]

Convergys to Provide Professional and Consulting Services for South America’s Largest Wireless Carrier

(Cincinnati and São Paulo; October 25, 2005) – – – Convergys Corporation  (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in customer care, human resources and billing  services, announced today a new five-year contract to provide professional  and consulting services to VIVO, a major wireless carrier in the southern  hemisphere with more than 28 million subscribers.  VIVO is […]

Pension Plan Consulting

How to avoid conflicts of interest and to stay on the SEC’s good side. by William B. Bierce Consultants advise clients on the improvement and management of business processes, including HR administration. Recently, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has focused its attention on pension consulting companies. The SEC is interested in pension consultants who: […]

ACS Completes Acquisition of HR Consulting and Outsourcing Businesses from Mellon Financial Corporation

DALLAS, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Affiliated Computer Services,Inc., (NYSE: ACS), a premier provider of business process and informationtechnology outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has completed theacquisition of the human resources (HR) consulting and outsourcing businessesof Mellon Financial Corporation. The final purchase price of the businessesof $405 million was reduced to take into consideration sluggish […]

Merger of Trowbridge and ALS Consulting Creates Top Global Outsourcing Advisor

Dallas, TX and London, UK (May 16, 2005) The Trowbridge Group, a leading outsourcing consulting firm based in Dallas, Texas, and ALS Consulting, a European shared services and outsourcing consultancy, announced today the completion of a merger agreement.  The new global company, named Alsbridge, combines the expertise gained through decades of cumulative experience in the […]

ACS to Acquire HR Consulting and Outsourcing Businesses From Mellon

Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., (NYSE: ACS), a premier provider of business process and information technology outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the human resources consulting and outsourcing businesses (the “HR Business”) of Mellon Financial Corporation (“Mellon”) for approximately $445 million. For the year ended December 31, 2004, the […]