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Brexit: The bigger picture—Embracing agility in a volatile world

– UK businesses, like their peers the world over, must adapt their strategies and organizations to an environment of volatility, uncertainty, and rapid change. The advance of technology is disrupting industries and ushering in new forms of competition—empowering both customers and talent to demand more from companies.
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Brexit: The bigger picture—Rethinking talent for the long term

– Brexit has disrupted both supply of and demand for talent in the United Kingdom. In the context of such a major shift, it is essential that companies revise their long-term approach to talent.
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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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The future of women at work: Transitions in the age of automation

– Concerted and creative new solutions are needed to enable women to seize new opportunities in the automation age; without them,... women may fall further behind in the world of work.
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Artificial intelligence in the United Kingdom: Prospects and challenges

– The United Kingdom is one of Europe’s AI leaders, and now needs to build on its strengths and tackle weaknesses.
Executive Briefing - McKinsey Global Institute

The future of women at work in the United Kingdom

– Millions of women in the United Kingdom may need to transition between occupations and into higher-skilled jobs due to automation... but those transitions could be challenging.
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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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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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A former European defense chief offers leadership lessons for tackling coronavirus

– The former chief of defense of the Netherlands armed forces, Tom Middendorp, describes his approach to crisis management amid... a complex situation like the coronavirus outbreak.
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At the heart of a crisis: How consumer-health companies can lead in the time of coronavirus

– As consumer behavior continues to shift with ever-changing conditions, consumer-health companies must respond to the coronavirus... pandemic with key stakeholders in mind.
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Coronavirus: Five strategies for industrial and automotive companies

– To rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, industrials must undertake a journey that begins with resolve and ends with fundamental... reform.
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COVID-19 critical supply list

– Summarized fact base on the availability of medical supplies as related to needs posed by COVID-19.
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COVID-19 provider preparedness checklist

– Potential actions for US healthcare providers to consider related to needs posed by COVID-19.
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Cybersecurity tactics for the coronavirus pandemic

– The pandemic has made it harder for companies to maintain security and business continuity. But new tactics can help cybersecurity... leaders to safeguard their organizations.
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How China’s consumer companies managed through the COVID-19 crisis: A virtual roundtable

– During a virtual roundtable, China-based executives discuss their experience managing operations at leading consumer companies... during the coronavirus crisis.
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Maintaining a high-speed connection: A new playbook for cable growth

– US cablecos have enjoyed solid growth in recent years. Continuing it will require doubling down on several key areas, even as... tougher, longer-term strategic challenges loom.
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Meeting Japan’s Paris Agreement targets—more opportunity than cost

– Japan can meet its Paris Agreement targets in 2030 and 2050—but doing so will require carefully calibrating efforts across four... sectors: power, industry, transport, and buildings.
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Perspectives for North America’s fashion industry in a time of crisis

– Apparel retailers, department-store chains, and cosmetics stores employ millions of people. Industry leaders must take quick action... while also planning for postcrisis realities.
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Playing to win in oncology: Key capabilities for success

– Five key trends are driving growth in oncology. To be successful in oncology, a focus on capabilities is critical—both the ones... in place today and the ones needed to stay competitive.
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