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Shaping the future of work in Europe’s 9 digital front-runner countries

– Our research shows significant value in embracing AI and automation for the Northern European countries, but sees a requirement for new skill sets among employees and a policy response around education, training, and the social contract.
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How artificial intelligence can deliver real value to companies

– Companies new to the space can learn a great deal from early adopters who have invested billions into AI and are now beginning to reap a range of benefits.
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The brightening mood of European business—and what it means for investment

– Executives are increasingly optimistic about the region’s business outlook, but new survey results suggest more work is needed to instill confidence and stability. A few measures could help.
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From disrupted to disruptor: Reinventing your business by transforming the core

– Companies must be open to radical reinvention to find new, significant, and sustainable sources of revenue.

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Harnessing automation for a future that works

– Automation is happening, and it will bring substantial benefits to businesses and economies worldwide, but it won’t arrive... overnight. A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds realizing automation’s full potential requires people and technology to work hand in hand.
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Long term value: from intuition to index

– For the past 3 decades, leaders in business, government, and academia have debated whether the unrelenting focus on quarterly... profits at the expense of long-term commitments has undermined the growth potential of companies and even the economy.
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New day for Veryday

– What’s the common thread connecting IKEA’s Home Smart furniture with wireless charging stations and Gillette’s... smooth ProGlide razors? Both were researched and codesigned with the client by Veryday, an award-winning Swedish design agency—and our latest acquisition. As with the purchase last year of California-based LUNAR, the deal adds new talent to McKinsey Design and enables us to help more clients grow more quickly by creating amazing new products and services.
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Digital Europe: Realizing the continent’s potential

– Europe is operating below its digital potential. Accelerating digitization could add trillions of euros to economic growth in... less than a decade.
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Digitizing healthcare in Sweden

– Our new Swedish-language report ("Värdet av digital teknik i den svenska vården") finds that systematically digitizing... the country’s healthcare system could not only put it on a more sustainable cost trajectory, but improve the quality of care.
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Digital globalization: The new era of global flows

– Soaring flows of data and information now generate more economic value than the global goods trade.
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How to scale your own digital disruption

– Companies often spend millions of dollars on digital initiatives that fail to gain traction. Here’s how to move beyond experiments... to implement changes that stick.
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The secrets to going digital

– How do leading companies transition to digital, and what role can the chief digital officer play? In this interview, McKinsey’s... Kate Smaje explains.
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Building a design-driven culture

– It’s not enough to just sell a product or service—companies must truly engage with their customers. Here’s how... to embed experience design in your organization.
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Gender equality: Taking stock of where we are

– Why are women still underrepresented at every level of today’s corporations?
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Cracking the digital-shopper genome

– Companies have more data at their fingertips than ever, so why do online shoppers remain such a mystery? The solution begins with... bringing all the information together to form a meaningful picture of the consumer.

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