Not that long ago—as recently as 30 or 40 years—patients did what their doctors said: they followed doctor’s orders. And, frankly, so did the nurses, techs, and everyone else—no questions asked. But times are changing rapidly, and now patients and providers have very different expectations of one another. We are—or are striving to be—in an age of patient engagement.
Today, Glassdoor reveals the winners of its inaugural Candidates’ Choice Awards, recognizing Booz Allen as an employer with the best interview experience in the consulting industry, according to those who know best – the job candidates.
A Directed Energy (DE) weapon is one that engages targets with electromagnetic energy rather than the kinetic energy used in conventional weapons such as projectiles. Last month, Booz Allen Hamilton co- hosted a first–of-its kind DE Summit, bringing together the most comprehensive group of DE stakeholders ever in one place at one time. Leaders from the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Air Force, Army, Navy, and Marine Corps joined with members of Congress and the U.S. defense industry to discuss the current DE research and testing, the drivers, and the challenges facing development progress.
Last summer’s social media/philanthropy phenomenon—the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge benefiting the ALS Association (ALSA) is back. With the hashtag “EveryAugustUntilACure” the Challenge, which raised more than $200 million last year, is in full swing again. Booz Allen is proudly participating again this year, and has launched its own challenge—to pass the “ice bucket” around the world—with leaders in more than 20 Booz Allen offices, including Chairman and CEO Horacio Rozanski, taking the challenge on behalf of those battling ALS.
The Department of the Defense (DoD)’s Employer Support Guard and Reserve recently selected Booz Allen Hamilton as a semi-finalist for the 2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
Booz Allen has launched Project Jellyfish Version 3.0, an exciting new iteration of the open-source platform that’s empowering organizations to procure and manage multiple cloud services from a single place.
Insights into Booz Allen's support for the Warrior Games
Booz Allen Hamilton is the recipient of a Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® award, recognized by The National Business Group on Health for its "ongoing commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy work environment and encouraging its workers and families to maintain healthy lifestyles."
Booz Allen Hamilton is a proud to be a Bronze-level sponsor of the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games, to be held June 19 – 28 in Quantico, VA.
Booz Allen Associate Eric Wright received an "Employee of the Year" Award from Careers & the disABLED magazine. He comments on his work with Section 508, the federal law that requires government technology be accessible to people with disabilities.