Archive - March 2018

The New U.S. Steel and Aluminum Tariffs: A Precursor of What?

Today, the Trump administration announced steep tariffs on steel and aluminum to go into effect in 15 days. According to the administration, these two industries have been targeted for many years and subjected to unfair trade practices resulting in...

The 2018 Audit Committee Agenda: You Asked, We Answer

Topical webinars featuring Protiviti’s subject-matter experts rank among our most popular content — both live and on demand. One of the best features of the live versions are the questions from participants, which offer insight into what’s top of...

Changing Minds, Business Models: Can the Consumer Products and Services Industry Sell Its Vision to the Workforce?

Technology was, by far, the star of this year’s National Retail Federation “Big Show” conference in January – from smart shelves fitted with real-time inventory trackers to mobile checkout apps and robots that promise to drive costs and errors out...

Financial Services in the Cloud? We’re Further Along Than You Might Think.

Cloud computing is now in the mainstream, and nothing proves that better than its gains in the conservative world of financial services. There are several players in the cloud provider space, but Amazon Web Services (AWS) is by far the biggest, with...