McKinsey Quarterly

Our flagship business publication, McKinsey Quarterly has been defining and informing the senior-management agenda since 1964.

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A CEO’s guide to gender equality

November 2015—The case for gender equality is strong. Why is progress so slow?more

Also new

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It’s good to be the Queen . . . but it’s easier being the King

October 2015—Many gender differences are really power differences in disguise.more

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How China country heads are coping

October 2015—As multinational companies face stronger headwinds, how are local leaders dealing with the situation, and what would help them move faster?more

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Taking the measure of the networked enterprise

October 2015—New research shows that power users reap the greatest benefits from social technologies.more

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When subpar operations threaten margin growth

October 2015—Consumer-goods companies with weak cost management will struggle to increase the bottom line—no matter how much they grow.more

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How should you tap into Silicon Valley?

September 2015—Not by sticking a toe in the water. Get your management team aligned and then commit.more

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Gender equality: Taking stock of where we are

September 2015—Why are women still underrepresented at every level of today’s corporations?more

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Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation

July 2015—In a disruptive age, established business models are under attack. Here’s how incumbent companies can reframe them.more

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More from less: Making resources more productive

August 2015—For industrial manufacturers, resources remain a huge financial and managerial cost. A change in perspective can lead to real breakthroughs in reducing resource consumption.more

Recent research

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    Gauging the strength of Chinese innovation

    October 2015—China does well in customer- and manufacturing-oriented innovation, though not in the more advanced varieties. But the country will need them to sustain growth. more

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    A tale of three Asias

    September 2015—China’s midsized cities are the biggest growth story in Asian banking. Rural areas in other emerging Asian markets and top-tier cities in developed ones also should grow smartly.more

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    Cohabiting with your e-commerce partners

    June 2015—Top-performing consumer-product companies are aiming to strengthen their digital-channel strategies by locating teams at Amazon and other key players.more

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