The Daily Read

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Organizational health is (still) the key to long-term performance

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Three generations of a Black family pose together and smile outside their home.
The state of Black residents: The relevance of place to racial equity and outcomes
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A young woman in a flannel shirt inspects a row of solar panels on a farm in upstate New York. She carefully places her hand on one of them.
How US states can advance a successful clean-energy transition
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How CEOs can mitigate compounding risks
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Closing the women’s health gap: A $1 trillion opportunity to improve lives and economies
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How to transition out of the CEO role
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The impact of generative AI on Black communities
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What matters most? Eight CEO priorities for 2024
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Homes surrounded by flood water in South Carolina after a hurricane.
Impacts of climate change on Black populations in the United States
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The State of Fashion 2024: Finding pockets of growth as uncertainty reigns
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In search of cloud value: Can generative AI transform cloud ROI?
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CEOs’ choice for growth: Building new businesses
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Innovative growers: A view from the top
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The power of partnership: How the CEO-CMO relationship can drive outsize growth
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Decarbonize and create value: How incumbents can tackle the steep challenge
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How to gain and sustain a competitive edge through transformation
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What is the state of women in the workplace in 2023?
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Funnel vision: Marketing with an investor mindset
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Generative AI: How will it affect future jobs and workflows?
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Full throttle on net zero: Creating value in the face of uncertainty
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Companies with innovative cultures have a big edge with generative AI
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From poverty to empowerment: Raising the bar for sustainable and inclusive growth
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Don’t wait—create with generative AI
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The future of middle management
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Generative AI and the future of work in America
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McKinsey’s 2023 summer reading guide
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Four essential questions for boards to ask about generative AI
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Race in the UK workplace: The intersectional experience
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HR rewired: An end-to-end approach to attracting and retaining top tech talent
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Rewired to outcompete in the age of digital and AI
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Light dots and lines evolve into a pattern of a human face and continue to stream off the the side in a moving grid pattern.
Generative AI and the next wave of productivity
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ESG Report
Mckinsey’s 2022 ESG Report: Creating a more sustainable, inclusive, and growing future for all
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Generative AI and the future of HR
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Staying ahead: How the best CEOs continually improve performance
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Age is just a number: How older adults view healthy aging
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It’s (past) time to get strategic about DEI
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Capturing the value of ‘one firm’
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Gen Z mental health: The impact of tech and social media
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Ten major shifts facing organizations today
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Space launch: Are we heading for oversupply or a shortfall?
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Six CEO priorities for 2023
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David Arena
Building the office of the future
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Space: The missing element of your strategy
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Private markets turn down the volume
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Actions the best CEOs are taking in 2023
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Black swans, grey rhinos, and silver linings: Anticipating geopolitical risks (and openings) in a fragmenting global order
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The executive’s guide to new-business building
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Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, January 2023
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Consumers care about sustainability—and back it up with their wallets
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Net zero: Next moves for CEOs
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A CEO’s guide to the metaverse
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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Lighthouses 2023
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New year’s resolutions for tech in 2023
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Digital transformations: The five talent factors that matter most
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Business building: The path to resilience in uncertain times
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Pixels of Progress: A granular look at human development around the world
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The state of AI in 2022—and a half decade in review
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How will the space economy change the world?
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A woman disintegrating while looking into a virtual reality headset
The gender leadership gap is replicating in the metaverse
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Starting strong: Making your CEO transition a catalyst for renewal
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Prioritizing brain health: Scaling what works to add years to life and life to years
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Richard Rumelt
Why bad strategy is a ‘social contagion’
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Stepping up: What COOs will need to succeed in 2023 and beyond
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The Titanium Economy: An introduction
How Titanium Economy companies are driving innovation in the US
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Women in the Workplace 2022
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Digital twins: The foundation of the enterprise metaverse
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Economic conditions outlook, September 2022
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Friendly embrace
Heat waves, the war in Ukraine, and stigma: Gen Z’s perspectives on mental health
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Something’s coming: How US companies can build resilience, survive a downturn, and thrive in the next cycle
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Book cover for The Titanium Economy: How Industrial Technology Can Create a Better, Faster, Stronger America
Author Talks: How industrial technology is creating a more inclusive economy
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Reducing food loss: What grocery retailers and manufacturers can do
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Floating chess pieces
Strategic courage in an age of volatility
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McKinsey Technology Trends Outlook 2022
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The strong job market isn’t benefiting all Americans
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Does ESG really matter—and why?
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Frontline worker of color in an apron.
Race in the workplace: The frontline experience
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The office of the future: A whole new (floor) plan
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A female spaceship commander navigating through space while observing space junk.
Space junk—it’s out of this world
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Meet the psychological needs of your people—all your people
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The metaverse could generate up to $5 trillion in value by 2030
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A group of women conversing
Black representation in the beauty industry
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Resilience for sustainable, inclusive growth
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Human capital at work: The value of experience
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How to market in the metaverse
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Trying to boost corporate travel sales? Five questions for airline executives
Five questions for airline executives to boost corporate travel
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Advanced recycling: Opportunities for growth
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Decarbonizing the world’s industries: A net-zero guide for nine key sectors
The pathway to net zero for nine industries
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State of Fashion Technology Report 2022
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Global Energy Perspective 2022
Global Energy Perspective 2022
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Understand the issues
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Shift to green
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Discover digital landscapes
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Aim high
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Rich Diviney
Hone your attributes
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Understand the implications
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Understand new priorities
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Get the scoop
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Read the full report
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Adapt to change
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Understand the Great Resignation 
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Look at it this way
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Six practical actions for building the cloud talent you need
Capture more value
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Business people on a video call.
Collaborate and innovate
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Fatigued woman.
Listen up
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Stop the cycle
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When will the COVID-19 pandemic end?
Navigate new developments
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Read the report
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Solving the net-zero equation: Nine requirements for a more orderly transition
An agenda for leaders
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The key role of dynamic talent allocation in shaping the future of work
Prepare for the future
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Check in on progress
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The top trends in tech
Advanced AI, the biotech revolution, cleantech, connectivity
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