Archive for August 2020

BluWave Insights: How the Agile Workforce is Impacting the Economy

  Many hiring managers report that they face a talent shortage, which is why the agile workforce – independent professionals hired on a project-by-project basis – is only going to become more critical in the coming years. In my first article for Toolbox HR, a new platform for executives to learn about everything from cybersecurity trends…

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How We Did It: Cost Reduction Case Study 

  PE funds across a broad spectrum of industries often approach us with specific, episodic needs. Our first step for matching them with best-in-class, third party resources is to understand the nuances and unique challenges they face. When a private equity firm acquired a leading plastics company that designed and manufactured innovative plastic-injection-molded products, the firm…

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Industry Insights: An Interview with Huron Capital’s Gretchen Perkins

  Private equity is a widely misunderstood industry – from the common belief that PE firms snatch up companies just to strip them down and sell them to the lack of awareness about the pivotal role PE plays in the modern economy. Gretchen Perkins is a partner who focuses on business development at Huron Capital, and there’s nobody better…

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