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Author Talks: What does it mean to be a good middle manager?

– Three McKinsey partners discuss the untapped value in middle managers that most companies leave on the table.

Getting a read on the state of organizations

– A new McKinsey report reveals how organizations are faring in a post-COVID-19 world. Here, two of its coauthors offer suggestions... for managing through the uncertainty.

A €220 billion opportunity in working capital in the Nordics

– Working capital has become more important. Organizations could optimize it through their payables, receivables, and inventory.
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Sustainable and inclusive growth: A weekly briefing

– Seven specific traits might determine a company’s ability to create financial value while also achieving positive social... impact. Our weekly digest of McKinsey insights explores that topic and more.

Is your workplace ready for flexible work? A survey offers clues

– Flexible work can deliver both better employee engagement and real estate savings. Here’s how tenants and investors can... prepare.

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Staying ahead: How the best CEOs continually improve performance

– After the heady first years in the job, CEOs must sustain momentum and high performance. Here are four ways to avoid complacency... and create even more value.
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The art of data: Empowering art institutions with data and analytics

– A data-driven view of key metrics can help art organizations articulate value, reshape strategy, build resilience, and achieve... operational excellence.
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Capturing the value of ‘one firm’

– Our proprietary research across 2,000 companies shows that it pays to operate as “one firm.” Here’s how top-performing... organizations make it work.
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New leadership for a new era of thriving organizations

– Five leadership shifts can unleash an era of sustainable, inclusive growth for companies looking to outperform in this era of... disruption.


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Forward Thinking on the brave new world of generative AI with Ethan Mollick

– “I really worry that people are not taking this seriously enough … this fundamentally is going to be a shift in how... we work and how we interact at a level that’s as big as anything we’ve seen in our lifetimes.” A leading business school professor talks about why he thinks the technology underlying ChatGPT is so transformative that he is betting his career on it.
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The future of wealth and growth hangs in the balance

– The past two decades have generated $160 trillion in paper wealth but sluggish growth and rising inequality. What comes next?
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How to revive US productivity

– Boosting US productivity represents a $10 trillion opportunity. Here are strategies CEOs can implement now to lead the US to more... prosperity.
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Forward Thinking on the rollercoaster of central banking with Hans-Helmut Kotz

– “A boring world might lead us to terrible stagnation, which we don't want. We need innovation in front of all the issues... we are dealing with.” A former central banker and economist talks about the difficult balances that need to be struck.

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