Ernst & Young is teaming with Duke University's Fuqua School of Business to study the potential of online business consulting with emerging growth companies. The partnership will utilize Ernst & Young's online consulting service Ernie
, and involve student teams working onsite at Capitol Broadcasting Co., the CBS affiliate station in Raleigh, N.C., and Midway Airlines, Raleigh-Durham International Airport. The students will use Ernie to post queries to online consultants about critical business and technology issues, and will document the results put to work at the companies.
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