Performance Transformation

Increasingly the only way to succeed is through lasting, step-change improvements in organizational performance.
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Transformation with a capital T

– Companies must be prepared to tear themselves away from routine thinking and behavior.
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Keeping transformations on target

– Analysis of high-stakes transformations reveals a few pragmatic lessons that increase the odds of meeting the organization’s... objectives.
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Sustaining the momentum of a transformation

– Five elements can keep bad habits from reasserting themselves.
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The role of the chief transformation officer

– The individual charged with leading change must have multiple capabilities.
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The role of the transformation office

– Pace and rhythm are important in planning and execution.

Interviews

Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

ING’s agile transformation

– Two senior executives from the global bank describe their recent journey.
Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

Leading a corporate transformation

– Lessons from an executive who has done so three times in the past dozen years.

Digital Transformation

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Perpetual evolution—the management approach required for digital transformation

– Companies that commit to continually updating their enterprise architectures can deliver goods and services as fast as Internet-born competitors do.
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The next-generation operating model for the digital world

– Companies need to increase revenues, lower costs, and delight customers. Doing that requires reinventing the operating model.
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The seven decisions that matter in a digital transformation: A CEO’s guide to reinvention

– A successful digital transformation requires making trade-off decisions. Here’s how successful CEOs guide their business’s... reinvention.
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From disrupted to disruptor: Reinventing your business by transforming the core

– Companies must be open to radical reinvention to find new, significant, and sustainable sources of revenue.
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How to start building your next-generation operating model

– Each company’s path to a new operating model is unique. But successful transformations are all constructed with the same... set of building blocks.

Industry Perspectives

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From hardware to software: How semiconductor companies can lead a successful transformation

– Many semiconductor companies struggle when attempting to transition from hardware to software. How can they improve the process?
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How telecom companies can win in the digital revolution

– For telecoms, making smart use of digital technologies calls for a wholesale digital transformation. Five steps are needed to... make it happen.
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Making digital strategy a reality in insurance

– Digital transformation is challenging in insurance, where change must happen without interrupting the flow of daily business.... Here’s how savvy leaders are taking on the challenge.
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Why digital transformation should be a strategic priority for health insurers

– Digital technologies and applications have the potential to markedly enhance a payor’s profits. Leadership from the top... is necessary to overcome the organizational resistance to change that can make a digital transformation difficult.