Competing in a world of sectors without borders
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Competing in a world of sectors without borders

On the premise that digitization is causing a radical reordering of traditional industry boundaries, McKinsey & Co. poses the question: What will it take to play offense and defense in tomorrow’s ecosystems? In an attempt to answer the question, this article delves into Japan’s single largest online retail marketplace: Rakuten Ichiba… Read more here

High-performing teams: A timeless leadership topic
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High-performing teams: A timeless leadership topic

McKinsey and Company means that CEOs and senior executives can employ proven techniques to create top-team performance – and moreover, that this topic’s importance is not about to diminish as digital technology reshapes the notion of the workplace and how work gets done. On the contrary, the leadership role becomes increasingly demanding as more work is conducted…

How To Build a Company Where The Best Ideas Win
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How To Build a Company Where The Best Ideas Win

What if you knew what your coworkers really thought about you and what they were really like? Ray Dalio makes the business case for using radical transparency and algorithmic decision-making to create an idea meritocracy where people can speak up and say what they really think — even calling out the boss is fair game….