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Announcing the Bracken Bower Prize for Young Writers

We want to share news of an exciting prize for young business writers. The FT and McKinsey are partnering to present the Bracken Bower Prize for writers under the age of 35. 482 more words

China’s digital transformation

China’s digital transformation
Source: McKinsey & Company

As individual companies adopt web technologies, they gain the ability to streamline everything from product development and supply-chain management to sales, marketing, and customer interactions.

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Business And Economics

Defense offsets: From ‘contractual burden’ to competitive weapon

Defense offsets: From ‘contractual burden’ to competitive weapon
Source: McKinsey & Company

Western defense companies now need to look outside their core markets for growth. In the aftermath of the global economic crisis and over a decade of engagement in southwest Asia, many Western countries have scaled back their defense budgets, favoring instead more targeted spending and austerity plans.

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Business And Economics

The Most Popular McKinsey Quarterly Articles: Second Quarter (2014)

According to mckinsey.com readers, these were the most popular articles during the Second Quarter of 2014. Here’s a direct link to reading any/all of them. 1. 347 more words

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Who makes a good consultant?

If you’re considering becoming a consultant, here are some questions to consider. Do you have industry experience or expertise in the consulting area you’re considering? 138 more words

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Healthcare’s digital future

Healthcare’s digital future
Source: McKinsey & Company

The adoption of IT in healthcare systems has, in general, followed the same pattern as other industries. In the 1950s, when institutions began using new technology to automate highly standardized and repetitive tasks such as accounting and payroll, healthcare payors and other industry stakeholders also began using IT to process vast amounts of statistical data.

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Business And Economics

The digital tipping point: McKinsey Global Survey results

The digital tipping point: McKinsey Global Survey results
Source: McKinsey & Company

After years of revving their engines, many companies are gaining momentum with their digital initiatives.

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Business And Economics