Brad Ferguson leads our Industries and Government Practice. He brings over 25 years of experience in competitive strategy and building high-performance organizations in both the private and public sectors. Brad has successfully led high-profile and high-risk strategy and implementation initiatives across a range of domains, with a keen focus on enhancing business growth in fast-changing political and policy environments. His unique skill of aligning strategy, culture, and communications allows for accelerated change throughout organizations.
Natural Language in Data Visualization: A Showdown Between Tableau and Power BI
Two industry-leading data visualization tools, Tableau and Power BI, both offer the ability to query data using natural language. But how do they stack up?
Steering Through Uncertainty: The Impact of IFRS 17 on Risk Management and Control Strategies
With a strong emphasis on accuracy and integrity, insurers are faced with the task of redefining their control environments and governance structures for financial reporting.
Analytical Data Mart vs. Data Lake: Which Approach is Better for Your Analytics?
Welcome to the world of data-driven organizations where it is crucial to have a well governed repository to efficiently store and manage your valuable data.
Mastering IFRS 17 with a Strategic Target Operating Model
When applied specifically to the realm of IFRS 17, a strategic Target Operating Model provides a high-level view of the end-to-end solution design, processes, controls, and close schedule required to execute the new finance model.
The Push for Companies to Prioritize Leadership Development
Leaders have been expected to do more than ever in the past few years. Navigating through uncertainty, dealing with new challenges, and responding to rapid change have all become commonplace demands for management teams.
Navigating a Hybrid Work Environment with Gen Z Employees
Millennials, who have dominated the workforce for the past decade, are now ceding the stage to the next generation of employees – Generation Z.
Developing Early Career Talent: 5 Strategies for Success
A robust and effective early career talent development program is essential for companies looking to grow their future leaders from within.
How to Capitalize on Your IFRS 17 Investment
With guidance and support insurers can move from IFRS 17 compliance to business as usual (BAU) and fully capitalize on their investment.
Leading & Engaging Gen Zs – The Bold Approach
Gen Zs are the new age workforce that is gradually changing the landscape of the corporate world. Leading and engaging Gen Zs in this environment requires a bold approach.
Optimus SBR Named 2022 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™ Winner!
What a thrill it is to be honoured as a 2022 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™ Winner! This award celebrates the Bold Attitude and Entrepreneurial Spirit each of us embodies.
Power BI vs Tableau – Which is Better?
Although Tableau and Power BI are similar business intelligence tools, there are key differences that organizations should be aware of when considering analytical requirements.
7 Drivers of Economic Development
These seven drivers of economic development bring new money into the municipalities, accelerate the velocity of money within the city, increase the engagement of citizens, and propel the generation of new ideas, technologies, talent, success stories, wealth, and global rankings.