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Building a world-class Dutch start-up ecosystem

– A strategy to both increase the number of start-ups and facilitate their ability to scale can elevate the Netherlands to a global leader in the world of entrepreneurship ecosystems.

The green IT revolution: A blueprint for CIOs to combat climate change

– Research shows that the most impact on IT-generated emissions can be found in unexpected places.

Why digital trust truly matters

– Consumer faith in cybersecurity, data privacy, and responsible AI hinges on what companies do today—and establishing this... digital trust just might lead to business growth.

Reducing food loss: What grocery retailers and manufacturers can do

– An estimated $600 billion worth of food is lost during or just after harvest. Can manufacturers and grocers do anything about... it? Definitely—and it will be good for business, people, and the planet.
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Overcoming the fear factor in hiring tech talent

– Providing the kind of experience and skill building that augments human capital can open up a much broader pool of candidates.

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Taking fear out of innovation

– The risk and ambiguity inherent in innovation can make employees shy away from it. Creating an innovation culture where risk-taking... is embraced must start at the top.

The Committed Innovator: Working with start-ups

– Innovators from large organizations talk about working with start-ups, and how each can support the other.

CEO alpha: A new approach to generating private equity outperformance

– To create and sustain high performance, private equity sponsors must make building distinctive PE CEOs a priority. Here’s... how.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, February 2023

– Some economic indicators strengthen amid persisting inflation and investor uncertainty; central banks keep to a tightening course.

Actions the best CEOs are taking in 2023

– Corporate leaders are addressing the risks while finding the opportunities in digital disruption, the economy, and geopolitical... uncertainties.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Bias Busters: The perils of executive typecasting

– Decision making can be clouded when people attribute others’ actions and motivations to the societal roles that they play (such... as parent, teacher, and manager).

Growth rules: Which matter most?

– Ten rules should guide how companies select pathways to profitable growth, but each rule’s impact on performance varies considerably.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Stepping up: Becoming a high-potential CEO candidate

– The road to becoming CEO is a difficult ascent for even the most seasoned leaders. Here are four keys to making the journey a... success.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, January 2023

– View the latest monthly executive summary on global economic intelligence. Get critical trends as well as insights on national... and regional developments.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

The power of goodbye: How carve-outs can unleash value

– Separations can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create value for the remaining and separated companies. The secret? Get... granular about support costs and personal about talent.
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