Managing the Covid-19 crisis: Changing ways of working

Managing the Covid-19 crisis: Changing ways of working

As businesses begin to work their way towards a “new normal,” Eden McCallum’s third Covid-19 survey asked c. 200 business leaders for their views on the impact of the crisis and how they are adapting their operations for the future. Expectations regarding the duration of disruption from Covid-19 continue to worsen, with 65% of business…


The Platform Revolution: Eden McCallum Seminar

The Platform Revolution: Eden McCallum Seminar by Marshall Van Alstyne - Summary

“Platform ecosystems” – businesses which build online networks and allow them to grow and flourish beyond the narrow confines of the corporation – have inverted the very nature of the firm. A big claim, but there is evidence to support it…

October 2017

Opportunities for Swiss business in the era of Trump and Brexit

Opportunities for Swiss business in the era of Trump and Brexit

A survey of 57 Swiss business leaders has revealed a mixed picture of attitudes as 2017 approaches. The Zurich office of Eden McCallum, the management consultancy, asked a number of bosses how they felt about trading conditions in the coming months and years.

December 2016

Optimism at home, nervousness abroad: Dutch business leaders’ views revealed

Optimism at home, nervousness abroad: Dutch business leaders' views revealed

Eden McCallum’s survey of 307 Dutch business leaders, carried out for the third consecutive year, has revealed a mixed picture as far as attitudes to 2017 and 2018 are concerned. There is striking optimism about the prospects in the home market.

December 2016

Brexit chill hits British Business

Brexit chill hits British business - Results of Eden McCallum's 2016 annual Economic Outlook Survey

British businesses are feeling distinctly apprehensive about prospects for 2017 and 2018, according to the 304 UK business leaders surveyed by Eden McCallum at the end of November. In contrast to the optimism revealed in this annual survey in the past three years, the post-referendum research finds that gloom has set in over expectations for both the UK and Eurozone economies, while hopes for the global economy have also declined.

December 2016

Consultant breakfast on organisational design at Eden McCallum’s new Amsterdam offices

Eden McCallum Benelux: Consultant breakfast on organisational design

In its new Amsterdam offices, Eden McCallum recently hosted a consultant breakfast meeting on organisational design. Herman Vantrappen, one of Eden McCallum’s independent consultants and expert in this field, held a short presentation, followed by a facilitated discussion. Marjon Wanders and Wouter van Essenberg reflect on this first breakfast meeting.

November 2016

Health wearables: Turning hype into value-added services

Michael Edwards contributes to pharmaphorum's white paper on health wearables

Eden McCallum’s Michael Edwards recently contributed to pharmaphorum’s white paper on turning health wearables into value-added services: The needs of patients continue to be weighed against the burgeoning costs of healthcare. Against this backdrop, life sciences companies seek out cost-effective processes to develop unique solutions for improved outcomes. In tandem, public adoption of new technology trends has given…

November 2016

Future of Consulting Survey 2016: Independent consultants are happy in their work, delivering more value for clients

Eden McCallum, the management consultancy, in collaboration with The Financial Times, London Business School and INSEAD, conducted a survey during the first 3 weeks of June 2016, which reveals insights about the rapidly developing world of management consultants who are choosing to work independently of the big traditional firms.

October 2016

The future of work is talent

The future of work is talent - Dena McCallum at Management Today's conference on the future of work

What will work and careers look like in 50 years’ time? Dena McCallum, co-founder of Eden McCallum, grappled with this question at a one-day Management Today conference on The Future of Work, held in London on 23rd June. The panel discussion with Karen Mattison, co-founder and CEO of Timewise, Peter C Barker, market development manager EMEA for 3M and Ann Francke, CEO of the Chartered Management Institute, was chaired by Kate Bassett, features editor of the magazine…

September 2016

Breakfast audience with Lord Rose, 26th April

Breakfast audience with Lord Rose... the risks of Brexit

Eden McCallum hosted a breakfast audience with Lord Rose, chairman of Britain Stronger in Europe, which is the officially designated campaign organisation recommending that Britons vote to “Remain” in the European Union on the 23rd June this year.

Addressing a combined audience of consultants, clients and friends of Eden McCallum, Lord Rose urged business voices to speak up in favour of Britain remaining in the EU…

May 2016