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Digital Europe: Realizing the continent’s potential

– Europe is operating below its digital potential. Accelerating digitization could add trillions of euros to economic growth in less than a decade.
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The evolution of social technologies

– Leading companies have passed through three distinct phases of organizational usage. What should we learn from them?
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The power of collective action: Forging a global role for mayors

– By working together, cities can help solve global problems.
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Using analytics to turbocharge China’s e-commerce performance

– Facing market saturation and more selective consumers, online retailers will need to make better use of data analytics to gain... ground.
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‘We’ve realized a ten-year strategy goal in one year’

– Gerard Paulides, who led Shell’s $66 billion acquisition of BG, describes the thinking, the process, and the intensity behind... the deal.
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Imagining construction’s digital future

– The industry needs to change; here’s how to manage it.
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Looking beyond technology to drive sales operations

– New trends are forcing sales leaders to rethink how they sell. The right investment in sales operations can unlock sustainable... growth.
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Capturing China’s $5 trillion productivity opportunity

– It won’t be easy, but shifting to a productivity-led economy from one focused on investment could add trillions of dollars... to the country’s growth by 2030.
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Maximizing the value of G&A

– Reductions in general and administrative expenses flow right to the bottom line, but slash the wrong areas and you’ll get... burned. We suggest a more strategic approach.

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How a tech unicorn creates value

– Delivery Hero CEO Niklas Östberg describes how his company disrupts the way we eat.
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R&D readiness

– Leaders are struggling to stay ahead of the major trends reshaping the R&D landscape, according to a recent survey.
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Telcos: The untapped promise of big data

– The industry is awash in information, but only a few companies manage it effectively.
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How new CEOs can boost their odds of success

– A data-driven look at the link between the strategic moves of new CEOs and the performance of their companies highlights the importance... of quick action and of adopting an outsider’s perspective.

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Can Latin America reignite growth by connecting with consumers?

– The region needs to build a more diversified and sustainable economic base, focusing on consumers as the pivotal driver of growth... both globally and at home.
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Bridging global infrastructure gaps

– Global infrastructure systems are straining to meet demand, and the spending trajectory will lead to worsening gaps. But there... are solutions to unlock financing and make the sector more productive.
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How social tools can reshape the organization

– Not all social technologies bring equal benefits. In a new survey, respondents say the most valuable tools make it easier for... employees to collaborate—and could even transform the way organizations work.
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Realizing gender equality’s $12 trillion economic opportunity

– Investing in access to essential services and reducing the gap in labor-force participation rates could significantly expand the... global economy by 2025.

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