The Hackett Group's IT Metric of the Month: Quick Return on Efficiency
World-class companies have a cost advantage in a competitive world. They operate at 24 percent lower G&A costs, equating to $234 million for a typical Global 1000 company. They have achieved savings from efficiency gains ranging from 12 percent to 48 percent, depending on function.
The Hackett Group, a global strategic advisory firm, is a company specializing in best practice advisory, benchmarking, and transformation consulting services, including shared services, offshoring and outsourcing advice.
Utilizing best practices and implementation insights from more than 4,000 benchmarking engagements, executives use Hackett's empirically based approach to quickly define and prioritize initiatives to enable world-class performance.
Part of the research The Hackett Group offers is a metric of the month. This month's metric focuses on increased G&A savings opportunities for world-class companies.
The attached Zip file includes:
- Intro Page.doc
- Cover Sheet and Terms.pdf
- The Hackett Group's IT Metric of the Month - June 2009.pdf