Client Work - Research

07/08/2015
This is the sixth global trend study that we have conducted for Tata Consultancy Services, the $16 billion India-based IT services, outsourcing and consulting firm. The topic of this research was the Internet of Things. We worked with TCS experts to design the research, field a survey (which...
03/31/2015
In 2015 we conducted a study for FTI Consulting on the risks to overseas investments, and how successsful companies avoid falling prey to them. In the course of the research we surveyed 150 managers and executives at multinational companies around the world. We interviewed a dozen executives at...
07/08/2014
The fifth study we have conducted for Tata Consultancy Services, this research looked broadly at digital initiatives in large companies in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. What leads to success with digital initiatives? We helped TCS define the topic, design the research,...
09/08/2013
This study for TCS (“Mastering Digital Feedback: How the Best Consumer Companies Use Social Media”) focused on how large companies in four regions of the world were using social media such as Facebook and Twitter to improve the ways they sell, market, provide customer service, and design their...
03/08/2013
“The Emerging Big Returns on Big Data” was a study we conducted with TCS in late 2012. Published in early 2013, the research surveyed more than 1,200 companies in nine countries. TCS created a microsite for the study, which you can find here. It led to the study’s leader, Satya Ramaswamy,...
09/30/2012
In 2012, Tata Consultancy Services asked us to help them study how companies in 17 sectors are responding to consumer demand to interact via mobile. We helped TCS's experts analyze data that we gathered from two sources; a survey of more than 600 companies across the globe; and in-depth interviews...
12/31/2011
In late 2011 we helped TCS conduct a study on "The State of Cloud Application Adoption in Large Enterprises." It explored which applications large companies worldwide are transferring to the cloud (both public and private). We helped TCS design research which included a survey of 600 senior...
09/08/2011
Jones Lang LaSalle is one of the largest commercial real estate brokerage and management firms in the US. In 2011 we helped JLL conduct a study on best practices in real estate and facilities management at large U.S. hospital systems. We conducted interviews with executives at 40 hospital systems...