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Solving the United Kingdom’s productivity puzzle in a digital age

– New research explains why the United Kingdom has been experiencing historically low productivity growth and what can be done to return to long-run averages.
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Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value?

– Companies can determine whether they should invest in blockchain by focusing on specific use cases and their market position.
Executive Briefing - McKinsey Global Institute

Housing affordability: A supply-side tool kit for cities

– Global housing stock has not expanded quickly enough to keep up with a surge in demand, but cities can focus on three supply-side... solutions to make progress.
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Remaking the bank for an ecosystem world

– Global banking-industry performance has been lackluster. Now comes the hard part: the rise of nonbanking platform companies targeting... the most profitable parts of the banking value chain.
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What is the future of work?

– A new podcast series from the McKinsey Global Institute explores how technologies like automation, robotics, and artificial intelligence... are shaping how we work, where we work, and the skills we need to work.
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Productivity: The route to Brexit success

– The United Kingdom’s post-Brexit future is uncertain. But one thing is clear: boosting economic growth will depend heavily on... addressing long-standing productivity challenges.
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Why diversity matters

– New research makes it increasingly clear that companies with more diverse workforces perform better financially.
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The power of parity: Advancing women’s equality in the United Kingdom

– Bridging the gender gap in the United Kingdom could increase GDP by billions of pounds over the next decade and add 840,000 female... employees to the workforce.

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How Google.org is helping workers prepare for a digital skill shift

– Jacquelline Fuller, president of Google.org, shares how her organization is preparing for the future of work through online training... that reaches those who need it most.
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Women and the future of work: A window of opportunity in Western Europe?

– Profound transformations across labor markets in Western Europe will present important new opportunities to improve gender parity... in the workplace.
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Africa’s overlooked business revolution

– Global business leaders who misunderstand Africa run the risk of missing out on one of the 21st century’s great growth opportunities.
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How bots, algorithms, and artificial intelligence are reshaping the future of corporate support functions

– Industrial companies are discovering additional sources of value in applying advanced technology to general and administrative... support functions. The results can be impressive for businesses that can adapt to the disruption of legacy systems.
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How disruptive technologies are opening up innovative opportunities in services

– Technology and advanced analytics are revolutionizing services—and creating new sources of value for industrial companies... that know how to use them. Here’s a roadmap that works.
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Tech-enabled disruption of products and services: The new battleground for industrial companies

– Industrial companies are finding that technology is an important link in the value chain for innovation and product development.... The transformation is challenging, but there are ways to getting it started.
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The new Great Game in North American asset management

– The competitive landscape is being reset by a small group of visionary asset managers jockeying to deliver distinctive propositions... at scale.
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The next horizon for industrial manufacturing: Adopting disruptive digital technologies in making and delivering

– The key to continued performance and productivity improvement for advanced industrial companies is the use of disruptive technology... in the manufacturing value chain.
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The road to China: An opportunity for Russian gas to play out

– Additional volumes of Russian gas may find their way to China in the next 15 to 30 years. Why? Piped gas from Russia to China... is cost competitive against future LNG cargoes.
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The trillion-dollar opportunity for the industrial sector: How to extract full value from technology

– The digital revolution is just beginning. As data, connectivity, and processing power expand, so do opportunities for industrial... companies to extract value through innovative products, services, operational efficiencies, and business models.
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Why tech-enabled go-to-market innovation is critical for industrial companies—and what to do about it

– Companies that overhaul their go-to-market strategy with savvy use of technology improve their revenue growth and customer satisfaction.
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