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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.
Executive Briefing - McKinsey Global Institute

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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The people-first approach to business building

– To attract top talent in today’s market, companies need to upgrade their recruiting skills—and their culture.
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Deutsche Börse unlocks the benefits of moving to the cloud

– Businesses that approach their cloud migration from purely a cost angle are missing its full value. Deutsche Börse’s... experience suggests the first question to consider is, “Which business benefits can be unlocked?”
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Digital disruption at the grocery store

– Five trends are shaping the transformation of the US grocery industry. Understanding them is key for grocers to achieve profitable... growth in this new competitive environment.
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Digital therapeutics and pharma: A blueprint for success from Sanofi’s Bozidar Jovicevic

– Sanofi’s global head of digital therapeutics talks about the benefits of digital therapeutics in improving health outcomes... in patients.
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Innovation at scale: A discussion with Beth Comstock

– How tolerance for risk, patience, and thinking small (where funding is concerned) can lead to breakthrough innovation.
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Insights on mental health from a 2019 McKinsey Consumer survey

– McKinsey conducted a national survey to understand the impact of unmet social needs on consumer health outcomes, utilization,... and preferences. Given the link between unmet social needs and lower socioeconomic status, respondents for this survey included adult Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries as well as low-income adults who were uninsured or who had purchased insurance through the individual market.
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Shattering the glass screen

– Research suggests women remain locked out of top roles in media and entertainment. A more diverse cast is required.
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Beyond hiring: How companies are reskilling to address talent gaps

– As potential skill shortages loom, a new survey finds that many companies are using multiple tactics to close gaps and that reskilling... efforts are paying off.
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The ESG premium: New perspectives on value and performance

– In a new survey, executives and investment professionals largely agree that environmental, social, and governance programs create... short- and long-term value—though perceptions of how have changed over the past decade.
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Capturing cross-selling synergies in M&A

– Cross-selling is a leading source of post-transaction revenue synergies, requiring deep commitment and understanding of the opportunity... and how to execute on it.
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How Asia is reinventing banking for the digital age

– The West has led the world’s banking industry in growth and innovation, but now Asia is tilting the scales. As the pace of growth... slows, Asia’s banks must reinvent themselves to survive.
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