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The energy transition: A region-by-region agenda for near-term action

– What practical actions could countries take now to ensure that the energy transition both accelerates and proceeds in an orderly... fashion?
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Securing Europe’s future beyond energy: Addressing its corporate and technology gap

– European leaders have shown great resolve in their initial response at scale and speed to the war in Ukraine. They will need to... build the same momentum to face the region’s slow-motion corporate and technology crisis. An estimated €2 trillion to €4 trillion of annual value could be at stake—six times the amount needed for the net-zero transition—and with it Europe’s long-term prosperity and strategic autonomy. A program of 11 actions can turn the tide.

Ten opportunities for Norway

– Ten forward-looking industries will be able to create approximately 210,000 new jobs and generate about 310 billion kroner in... increased GNP in 2030



Four themes shaping the future of the stormy European power market

– Demand for electricity in Europe is surging at a time when supplies are disrupted. To adapt to the market’s uncertainty... and rising prices, players will have to be clear-eyed about what’s ahead.

How Daiichi Sankyo Europe drives growth with digital and analytics

– Digital and analytics can markedly improve life sciences companies’ engagement with customers. Daiichi Sankyo Europe’s... CEO Jan Van Ruymbeke explains the challenges to adopting digital and analytics and how his company overcame them.

Semiconductor fabs: Construction challenges in the United States

– Major semiconductor players have undertaken and announced US-based fab construction projects, and more are under consideration.... Here’s a road map for moving ahead.

Author Talks: Prepare your business for the cross-sector ecosystem economy

– After years of client impact, two McKinsey senior partners write the playbook for leveraging disappearing sector siloes into a... multitrillion-dollar ecosystem strategy.
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Sustainable and inclusive growth: A weekly briefing

– Inadequate broadband access for Black households could factor into lower Black representation rates in the American tech workforce.... Our weekly digest of McKinsey insights explores that topic and more.

Fixing the ladder: How UK businesses benefit from better social mobility

– Socioeconomic diversity merits consideration alongside gender, race, ethnicity, and other diversity dimensions on the UK corporate... agenda.

How ambidextrous leaders manage through volatile times

– When uncertainty reigns, the best leaders play both defense and offense. That requires honing three types of competitive edge:... insights, commitment, and execution.

Smart scheduling for utilities: A fast solution for today’s priorities

– AI-driven schedule optimizers are alleviating long-standing headaches for utility companies by reducing employee downtime, improving... productivity, and minimizing schedule-related service disruptions.

Workplace rituals: Recapturing the power of what we’ve lost

– The right rituals can revitalize meaning at work—and help employees move beyond “me” to “we.”
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A CEO’s guide to the metaverse

– It’s too big to ignore—yet its future is far from certain. Companies need to dip a toe in the water and plan to take the plunge... should developments warrant.

Women in tech: The best bet to solve Europe’s talent shortage

– To remain competitive in technological growth and innovation, Europe must recruit and retain women for the fastest-growing tech... roles of the foreseeable future.
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