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Productivity: The route to Brexit success

– The United Kingdom’s post-Brexit future is uncertain. But one thing is clear: boosting economic growth will depend heavily on addressing long-standing productivity challenges.
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Where companies with a long-term view outperform their peers

– Our new Corporate Horizon Index provides systematic evidence that a long-term approach can lead to superior performance for revenue... and earnings, investment, market capitalization, and job creation.
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Policing–a vision for 2025

– This paper describes the current challenges facing police forces and proposes ways in which Chief Officers should address them.
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Harnessing automation for a future that works

– Automation is happening, and it will bring substantial benefits to businesses and economies worldwide, but it won’t arrive... overnight. A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds realizing automation’s full potential requires people and technology to work hand in hand.
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The age of analytics: Competing in a data-driven world

– Big data’s potential just keeps growing. Taking full advantage means companies must incorporate analytics into their strategic... vision and use it to make better, faster decisions.
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Urban world: Meeting the demographic challenge in cities

– The days of easy growth in the world’s cities are over, and how they respond to demographic shifts will influence their... prosperity.
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Why diversity matters

– New research makes it increasingly clear that companies with more diverse workforces perform better financially.

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When sustainability becomes a factor in valuation

– Sustainability efforts are material to investors only to the extent they affect cash flows. What matters depends on the industry.
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The heartbeat of modern marketing: Data activation and personalization

– Technology has finally advanced to the point where marketers can use real-time data in a way that is both meaningful to customers... and profitable for companies.
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The next horizon of innovation for pharma

– An executive partner at Flagship Pioneering discusses what’s next for the industry, disruptive technologies, and patient care.
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Mining for leadership with lean management

– Three executives at one of the world’s most unusual mining operations describe how even in a highly unpredictable context,... lean management improves not just productivity, but also how people lead.
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Reimagining fabs: Advanced analytics in semiconductor manufacturing

– Fabs want to streamline the end-to-end process for designing and manufacturing semiconductors. Will innovative analytical tools... provide the solution they need?
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The digital reinvention of an Asian bank

– The CEO of DBS says it’s not enough to apply digital “lipstick.”
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Putting customer experience at the heart of next-generation operating models

– The benefits of improved customer experience can be fleeting unless changes to supporting back-end operations are made, as well.
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What’s ahead for industrials?

– To stay competitive, companies need to sustain momentum while developing new capabilities, offerings, and operating models.
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McKinsey Quarterly 2017 Number 1: Overview and full issue

– This issue of the Quarterly, available here as a PDF download, lays out why companies should seize new opportunities... in light of digitization, discusses fresh research on consumer decision journeys, and examines firms making strides on board-level gender diversity.
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Capturing value from your customer data

– Companies can put their information to work by teasing out novel patterns, driving productivity, and creating new solutions.
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New priorities for the European Union at 60

– As the EU faces an inflection point, its response to three global forces will shape the path forward.

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