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Brexit: The bigger picture—Rethinking supply chains in a time of uncertainty

– UK companies can and should see the current high-uncertainty environment as a spur to rethink their supply chain strategies and make them more resilient.

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Brexit: The bigger picture—Revitalizing UK exports in the new world of trade

– UK companies can navigate shifts in global trade patterns by focusing on fast-growing services and digital trades, redoubling efforts in emerging markets, and digitizing their supply chains.
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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.
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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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Tracking the sources of robust payments growth: McKinsey Global Payments Map

– Robust growth in global payments continues to attract new and nontraditional competitors. For both incumbents and challengers,... finding the rich seams requires looking beyond headline numbers into regional and segment details.
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From pure investor to entrepreneurial owner: How private-equity firms can master the shift

– To take their investments from good to great, PE firms need to act more like entrepreneurs: totally engaged and willing to take... risks to create value.
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Global transaction banking: The $1 trillion question

– Market disruption in the once sleepy global transaction banking industry is increasing. New survey results reveal how banking... leaders are planning for change.
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Understanding the opportunity in Japan’s biosimilar market

– Despite a sluggish start, Japan’s biosimilar market looks set for accelerated growth. The country’s patient co-pay dynamic, financial... incentives, and commercial model will be keys to success.
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Why are your customers calling you again?

– Getting to the bottom of why customers keep calling your contact centers can generate significant savings. And result in happier... customers.
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Catch them if you can: How leaders in data and analytics have pulled ahead

– As data and analytics transform industries at an ever-quicker pace, the strategies and organizational cultures of leading companies... offer others a road map for success.
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Changing the insurance paradigm: A perspective from Allianz Poland’s COO

– A 20-year industry veteran, Radoslaw Kaminski believes that insurers must rethink long-standing business models and “become part... of something bigger.”
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Earth to CEO: Your company is already at risk from climate change

– The next decade is decisive. Acting now to prepare your enterprise for climate change will pay off.
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Leading a transformation in the Department of Veterans Affairs

– The assistant secretary for enterprise integration at the US Department of Veterans Affairs discusses the agency’s ongoing transformation... and how it’s benefiting the veterans it serves.
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The forgotten step in leading large-scale change

– Change programs that explicitly assess the skills and mind-sets required to fulfill their performance and health aspirations are... upward of six times more likely to succeed.
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Beating the cycle: Building resilience in chemicals

– Economic downturns take their toll—and chemical companies are no exception. Our research finds companies that increased resilience... in the last downturn made bold moves.
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