Performance Transformation

Increasingly the only way to succeed is through lasting, step-change improvements in organizational performance.
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How the implementation of organizational change is evolving

– Digital solutions pose new and unique challenges to the implementation of major change efforts. But the capabilities that support better outcomes remain as critical as ever, a new survey shows.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

The yin and yang of organizational health

– Sustained performance over the long term and successful transformation in the near term require many of the same ingredients.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Organizing for the age of urgency

– To compete at the speed of digital, you need to unleash your strategy, your structure, and your people.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Why digital transformation is now on the CEO’s shoulders

– Big data, the Internet of Things, and artificial intelligence hold such disruptive power that they have inverted the dynamics... of technology leadership.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Organizational health: A fast track to performance improvement

– Working on health works. It’s good for your people and for your bottom line.

Interviews

Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

ING’s agile transformation

– Two senior executives from the global bank describe their recent journey.
Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

Leading a corporate transformation

– Lessons from an executive who has done so three times in the past dozen years.

Digital Transformation

Interview

How to build a data-first culture for a digital transformation

– Getting better data is key to eliminating the unknowns of a digital transformation. At Sprint, as CDO Rob Roy explains, leaders called for a new company culture that put data first.
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A CEO guide for avoiding the ten traps that derail digital transformations

– Transforming your business has risks. Successful leaders know how to spot them and avoid them.
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Turnaround artists: How companies can catch up to the digital revolution

– Latecomers can succeed at digitization if they take these five steps.
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Perpetual evolution—the management approach required for digital transformation

– Companies that commit to continually updating their enterprise architectures can deliver goods and services as fast as Internet-born... competitors do.
Interview

How to make sure your digital transformation succeeds

– Successful digital transformations require clarity, urgency, and planning. Jürgen Meffert, co-author of Digital... @ Scale, explains how it’s done.

Industry Perspectives

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From hardware to software: How semiconductor companies can lead a successful transformation

– Many semiconductor companies struggle when attempting to transition from hardware to software. How can they improve the process?
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How telecom companies can win in the digital revolution

– For telecoms, making smart use of digital technologies calls for a wholesale digital transformation. Five steps are needed to... make it happen.
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Making digital strategy a reality in insurance

– Digital transformation is challenging in insurance, where change must happen without interrupting the flow of daily business.... Here’s how savvy leaders are taking on the challenge.
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Why digital transformation should be a strategic priority for health insurers

– Digital technologies and applications have the potential to markedly enhance a payor’s profits. Leadership from the top... is necessary to overcome the organizational resistance to change that can make a digital transformation difficult.