Dangerous Company: The Consulting Powerhouses and the Businesses They Save and Ruin

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Crown Publishing Group, Apr 18, 2012 - Business & Economics - 355 pages
Dangerous Company chronicles the successes, failures, and practices of the biggest and most influential firms in the consulting industry. O'Shea and Madigan chronicle such stories as the one involving the consultant who provided state's evidence and landed his client behind bars, the Fortune 500 company that was billed over $75 million in consulting fees yet was left on the brink of bankruptcy, and the role played by consultants in the rejuvenation of Sears.

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DANGEROUS COMPANY: The Consulting Powerhouses and the Businesses They Save and Ruin

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A look into the insular and highly confidential world of consulting firms like Bain & Co., Andersen Consulting, McKinsey & Co., and Deloitte & Touche. O'Shea (The Daisy Chain, 1991) and Madigan, both ... Read full review

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O'Shea, the deputy managing editor for foreign and national news at the Chicago Tribune, and Madigan, senior business writer at the Tribune, have written a fascinating account of the use of management ... Read full review

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