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  • Tech consulting giant Accenture is cutting 19,000 jobs

    Global technology advisory group Accenture announced Thursday that it will lay off about 19,000 people to cut costs, streamline operations and grapple with a difficult economic landscape. The Dublin, Ireland-based company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it will continue hiring, but plans to cut about 2.5 percent of […]

  • Accenture is cutting 19,000 jobs as IT spending declines

    Accenture PLC is cutting around 19,000 jobs over the next 18 months, or 2.5% of its workforce, as the professional services company looks to cut costs and streamline operations amid declining IT spending. The company, which offers IT consulting and other business services, said in a filing filed Thursday that most of the employees expected […]