How to boost your Business Operations Consulting Services Worldwide (BOCS) Magic Quadrant position

The Gartner Magic Quadrant for BOCS can reap huge rewards for your company

Have a look at the questions below, can you answer YES?

  • Are your competitors getting better results — even when their product is inferior?
  • Are you struggling to ‘move your dot’ in this MQ?
  • Do your references seem to say something different when they talk to you and the analysts?
  • Did you not manage to get included?

This is exactly what the Skills Connection does

We are a team of former senior Gartner analysts who’ve written and reviewed hundreds of Magic Quadrants such as the Business Operations Consulting Services Worldwide MQ. We have an in-depth understanding of the factors for Magic Quadrant success and are uniquely placed to give tangible advice that will add value when responding to the BOCS Magic Quadrant.

Looking to get into this MQ
Looking to improve your position
We have pulled together a set of high-value resources to help you on the path to success in their same queue

“They provided strategic counsel over an intense number of weeks for reports critical to sales enablement and our thought leadership. Both by providing best practices and by working hands-on with us, The Skills Connection provided a clear understanding of the specific needs of the Gartner analysts involved in our Magic Quadrant and Critical Capabilities reports – exactly what they really need from surveys, presentations, and references.”

We know these challenges can be really frustrating when responding to your MQ RFI

How we help?

  • Use our extensive experience as former Gartner analysts to make sure your Business Operations Consulting Services Worldwide Magic Quadrant responses are the best they can possibly be to ensure success. See: Move the dot in the right direction.
  • Deliver the best possible submission, by delivering a best-practice-driven survey response, a best ever briefing by delivering a differentiated essential story, backed up by evidence, great references and, as appropriate, a memorable focused demo.


  • Make sure your references actually improve the result.
  • Get the analyst to see your company/product/service as it is today and not as it was in the past. More: How to improve analyst engagement.
  • Clarify and articulate your company’s vision in a way that aligns to the way in which vision is measured by Gartner.
  • Get your company into the Magic Quadrant for the first time.


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Well known companies listed on the BOCSW Magic Quadrant (2016) include:

Companies listed in the Business Operations Consulting Services worldwide Magic Quadrant include: ATKearney, Kurt Salmon, KPMG, PwC, Ernst & Young, Hitachi Consulting, Accenture, Deloitte, BearingPoint

Access the Magic Quadrant document

Magic Quadrant for Business Operations Consulting Services Worldwide