News & Press Releases

BTS launches important Business Acumen Resource Center for increasing business acumen skills, awareness and knowledge

Wednesday, June 08, 2016 | Category :
    • Press Releases
    • Business Acumen
    • Blogs
    • In the News

NEW YORK--()--BTS GROUP AB (publ), - BTS, a leading global strategy implementation firm, has recently released a new online resource center dedicated to providing educational materials, research and insights on the topic of business acumen.

A critical element of successful strategy execution and business success, business acumen is nevertheless an oft-overlooked skill. A study conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by BTS reports that two-thirds of corporate executives believe a lack of business skills or business acumen prevents their company from meeting its strategic priorities. This resource center is dedicated to bridging this essential capability gap by increasing awareness of the subject and building business acumen skills, for individuals at any level of an organization.

“We are very excited to release this new resource center and help provide individuals with a way of understanding business acumen and increasing their business acumen skills,” says Dan Parisi, Executive Vice President and Head of Strategic Alignment & Business Acumen Practice. “The content, based on our 30 years of experience working on this subject, ranges from research to videos to insights and dives deep into every aspect of developing world class business acumen.”

You can view the resource center here.

About BTS Group AB

BTS is a global professional services firm headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with some 500 professionals in 34 offices located on six continents. We focus on the people side of strategy, working with leaders at all levels to help them make better decisions, convert those decisions to actions and deliver results. At our core, we believe people learn best by doing. For 30 years, we've been designing fun, powerful experiences™ that have a profound and lasting impact on people and their careers. We inspire new ways of thinking, build critical capabilities and unleash business success. It’s strategy made personal.

We serve a wide range of strategy execution and talent development needs. Our services span the employee lifecycle from assessment centers for talent selection and development to strategy alignment and execution initiatives, and from business acumen, leadership and sales training programs to on-the-job business simulations and application tools. We partner with nearly 450 organizations, including over 30 of the world’s 100 largest global corporations. Our major clients are some of the most respected names in business: AT&T, Chevron, Coca-Cola, Ericsson, Google, GSK, HP, HSBC, Salesforce.com and Unilever.

BTS is a public company listed on the NASDAQ Stockholm and trades under the symbol BTS B.

For more information, please visit www.bts.com

BTS is a public company traded at the OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm under the symbol BTS b
© BTS All Rights Reserved