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Save-to-transform as a catalyst for embracing digital disruption

Companies are investing cost savings in IT and innovation (including AI) that can transform a business… READ >

Digital Doesn’t Have to Be Disruptive

Digital transformation doesn’t require radical business disruption and huge new technology investments. Instead, it’s about taking incremental steps…READ >

Incumbents Strike Back

Based on results of extensive cross-C-suite surveys, this report provides insights into how executives think incumbent enterprises should compete in a disruptive digital age… READ >

Cross-Silo Leadership

Executives are struggling to break down the cross-functional silos, even though most innovation and business-development opportunities lie in these interfaces…READ >

Building the AI-Powered Organization

Most AI efforts fall short and progress slowly. Leaders who early on take steps to break down cultural and organizational barriers can effectively capture AI’s opportunities… READ >

The Age of Continuous Connection

Many managers struggle with how to best use data and analytics to better connect with customers. This article identifies four effective connected strategies for developing continuous relationships with customers… READ >

The Only Way Manufacturers Can Survive

Although many manufacturers have flirted with digital technologies, none have successfully achieved a digital transformation… READ >

AI Adoption Strategies

Although all organizations should aggressively and strategically apply AI to core and cross-functional processes, very few should try to build it… READ >

CEOs’ Curbed Confidence Spells Caution

Results from a survey of 1,400 CEOs show organizations are struggling with leveraging data for better business decisions, as well as applying AI in business-meaningful ways… READ >

Wait-and-See Could Be a Costly Strategy

Although research simulations show early AI adopters doubled profits and grew gross profits, few companies are applying AI to reinvent how they do business… READ >

Reshaping Business With AI

Research based on a global survey of more than 3,000 executives, managers, and analysts shows a huge gap between AI goals and AI execution… READ >

The Best Response to Digital Disruption

Findings from a major McKinsey & Co survey of C-suite executives show that digitization has significantly reduced profits for incumbents… READ >