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Smart cities: Digital solutions for a more livable future

– As cities get smarter, they are becoming more livable and more responsive—and today we are seeing only a preview of what technology could eventually do in the urban environment.
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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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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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Digitizing customer journeys—making a radical, but valuable move in EPNG

– With start-ups and new entrants enhancing customer satisfaction through digital solutions, we believe it is time for incumbents... to create seamless digital customer journeys.
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How digital manufacturing can escape ‘pilot purgatory’

– Despite enthusiasm for digital manufacturing, few companies have realized its potential at scale, according to our new survey.... Six success factors can help.
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Telling a good innovation story

– Appealing to people’s emotions helps new ideas cut through the clutter.
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A bank branch for the digital age

– Far from rendering the bank branch obsolete, digital technology holds the key to the branch of the future.
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Advice from Silicon Valley: How tech-sector practices can promote innovation in government

– Public-sector leaders recently met with leaders from the region’s most innovative companies to learn about their culture... of innovation firsthand. Here’s what they heard.
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The future of mobility in India’s passenger-vehicle market

– Incumbents in the automotive industry should prepare for a changing landscape as India grows into the world’s third-largest... passenger-vehicle market and global trends disrupt the sector.
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The US cutting-tools market: What changes lie ahead?

– A new approach to segment strategy, distribution, and pricing can help companies win in the evolving cutting-tools market.
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Designing a healthy future for medical devices

– Design is increasingly a business imperative, but medtech companies have been slow to embrace it. What benefits might a focus... on medical-device design bring, and how can companies get started?
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Five Fifty: The data disconnect

– Companies may have more data than ever, but not everyone is making money with it.
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Five things to know about biosimilars right now

– In the biosimilars market, companies face declining prices and rising competition. What themes will shape the industry in coming... months, and how can players set themselves apart?
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