Accenture, Best Buy Collaborate to Accelerate Technology Innovation
Relationship will also support Best Buy’s goal to add diverse talent to its digital and technology team
Over the next five years, the two companies will work together to advance Best Buy’s technology strategy, delivery and operations, including work in data science, information security, product development, technology risk management, and user experience design.
“Together, we are creating a fluid, reimagined collaboration model that is anchored on shared success, beliefs and ways of working,” said
This relationship will focus on three key areas:
Building and growing diverse talent.
Best Buyhas an ambitious goal to hire 1,000 employees to its digital and technology team, and it has committed that 30% of these employees will be diverse — specifically Black, Latinx, Indigenous and women. Accenture will support Best Buyin this work by helping recruit, train and hire new talent.
Investing in technology innovation. Accenture and
Best Buywill jointly invest in technology innovation focused on helping Best Buycreate enhanced customer experiences, drive incremental value from its existing operations and accelerate growth in key areas like health and membership programs.
Investing in learning and development. Accenture will provide
Best Buyaccess to its world-class learning and development programs, including its extensive library of online training courses and its intensive, 12-week training boot camps for emerging talent.
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