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ScottMadden Releases Update on the Illinois Electricity Market

March 6, 2019

ScottMadden Examines the Continued Decline of Nuclear Carbon-Free Generation in the United States and Implications for the Energy Future

March 6, 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, recently released a new report focused on the importance of nuclear generation for achieving real reductions in carbon emissions. This report, a continuation of an earlier report, highlights the potential for “giving back” gains in carbon-free generation from solar and wind through early retirement of nuclear.


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ScottMadden Provides Strategies for Shared Services Success at SSON’s Shared Services & Outsourcing Week 2019

March 5, 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., a general management consulting firm, will join industry leaders as a sponsor and presenter at SSON’s 23rd Annual Shared Services & Outsourcing Week (SSOW), being held March 11–14 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, FL. The event will include valuable pre-conference workshops from the ScottMadden team, providing powerful insight that will help you navigate your shared services journey.


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ScottMadden Named as 2019 Top Workplace by Atlanta Journal-Constitution

March 4, 2019

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Recognizes 150 Companies and Organizations in Atlanta as Top Workplaces 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC), a major daily newspaper in Atlanta, GA. Highlighting the city’s top work places for 2019, the rankings are compiled from a broad survey of employees who are asked to evaluate their own firm.


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ScottMadden Announces the Retirement of Chris Vlahoplus as Partner and Clean Tech & Sustainability Practice Leader

March 1, 2019

In his new role, Mr. Vlahoplus will serve as the firm’s Internal Advisor

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has announced the retirement of Chris Vlahoplus as partner and clean tech & sustainability practice leader. Mr. Vlahoplus joined ScottMadden in 1991, became a partner in 1999, and was named clean tech & sustainability practice leader in 2013.


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ScottMadden and APQC Share Key Finance and Shared Services Benchmarks and Trends

February 7, 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading general management consulting firms specializing in shared services, recently partnered with the American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), a benchmarking and best practices research organization, to host a webinar, discussing results from their joint Finance Shared Services Benchmarking Study. This study focuses on processes within shared services organizations (SSOs) and provides benchmarks on costs, staffing levels, and productivity measures. The study also reveals how SSOs are adopting various trends and technologies in their operations.


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ScottMadden Joins Forces with SEPA to Uncover UK’s Recent Energy Innovations

February 4, 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, recently joined the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) in a fact-finding mission to United Kingdom, the poster child for business model reform. In particular, the trip was designed to better understand the country’s decarbonization efforts, as well as the highly touted performance-based regulatory mechanism known as RIIO.


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ScottMadden Uncovers the 10 Key Characteristics of Top Performing HR Shared Services Organizations

January 23, 2019

What Drives Success and Performance, and What Sets the Top 20% Apart?

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading general management consulting firms specializing in shared services, recently joined Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) to uncover a transformational approach to HR shared services. The new report, “10 Characteristics of Top Performing HR Service Organizations,” explores success and performance drivers and identifies a roadmap for improvement.


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ScottMadden’s Case Study Highlights Significant and Sustainable Cost-Reduction Opportunities for the Nuclear Generation Sector

January 22, 2019

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has released a new case study focused on delivering significant and sustainable cost-reduction opportunities for the nuclear generation sector.


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ScottMadden’s Energy Industry Update Focuses on Grid Modernization Efforts Around the Nation

December 6, 2018

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has released its latest edition of The Energy Industry Update (EIU). Themed “Don’t Stop Believin’,” this EIU explores, among other things, various approaches to grid modernization by utilities around the nation.


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ScottMadden’s Energy Industry Update Explores the Potential Impact of Efficient Electrification on the Electric Industry

November 15, 2018

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has released its latest edition of The Energy Industry Update (EIU). This issue of the EIU explores current thinking about electrification, which is of increasing interest to the electric and gas industries, stakeholders, and policy makers.


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ScottMadden’s Energy Industry Update Analyzes Evolving Federal Policy and the Impact on Wholesale Energy Infrastructure

November 8, 2018

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading management consulting firms specializing in energy, has released its latest edition of The Energy Industry Update (EIU). This issue of the EIU explores evolving federal policy toward wholesale energy infrastructure development, including emerging issues in power transmission and gas pipeline projects.


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