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Games: They’re not just for kids. Esports and videogaming are big businesses in their own right these days, and solving problems can be as satisfying as placing the last piece of an intricate puzzle. As #InternationalGamesWeek begins, we invite you to:

  • Up your skills when it comes to problem solving
  • Get up to speed on ways to use war gaming and scenario planning as strategic tools
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Problem solving

Six problem-solving mindsets for very uncertain times

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Strategy to beat the odds

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War gaming and strategy

Bias busters: War games? Here’s what they’re good for

How CFOs can use war gaming to support strategic decisions

Gaming and esports

The Netflix of gaming? Why subscription video-game services face an uphill battle

Esports and the next frontier of brand sponsorships

The McKinsey Crossword

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Getting Ghosted

“Message Received”

Rapid Return

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