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McKinsey Quarterly 2018 Number 1: Overview and full issue

– This issue of the Quarterly, available here as a PDF download, shows how companies can unlock big strategic moves to... boost their odds of success, why competing in the digital age demands an agile organization, and how to navigate advances in artificial intelligence.
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How to confront uncertainty in your strategy

– Lack of certainty about the future is the very reason you need a strategy. Instead, embrace probability.

What every utility CEO should know about blockchain

– Blockchain technology can streamline transactions along the utility value chain. Here is a look at six emerging applications.

Discussions in digital: What’s a marketing ecosystem and what does it mean for marketers?

– Marketing ecosystems are creating new professional opportunities—and making new demands. Here’s how today’s... marketing leaders are adapting.
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Five Fifty: The T-word

– Is your corporate transformation doomed to failure? Here’s advice for beating the long odds of success.

The CEO of Guardian Life on talent in an age of digital disruption

– By rethinking its approach to talent management and introducing agile working practices, the company aims to stay a step ahead... of disruptive competitors.
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Resetting the cost base

– Technology is creating opportunities and threats for the supplies of traditional industries from utilities to pulp and paper to... construction.

A new posture for cybersecurity in a networked world

– As the dangers mount, current approaches aren’t working. Cyberrisk management needs a root-and-branch overhaul.

How concept sprints can improve customer-experience innovation

– The concept sprint is a fast five-day process for cross-functional teams to brainstorm, define, and model new approaches to business... issues. Here’s how it works.

Talent management as a business discipline: A conversation with Unilever CHRO Leena Nair

– HR leaders can leverage people analytics to play a key role in aligning talent with value creation, says the global consumer-goods... group’s chief human resources officer.
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Still looking for room at the top: Ten years of research on women in the workplace

– What we know—and what everyone needs to know—about the quest for equality.

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