Success in the digital economy can’t be achieved by just appointing a charismatic chief digital officer or CIO, adopting the latest shiny technologies, or “letting a thousand flowers bloom.” As industries are disrupted by new entrants and business models, leaders must take action in five areas.
The ultimate test of any government policy is whether it makes the difference intended. Too often, the results fail to match the goal. BCG's new Centre for Public Impact will help governments achieve what they set out to do.
Far-flung teams in the mining industry, working under unpredictable conditions, have long struggled to operate with disciplined efficiency. But an integrated automation strategy just might change that.
Many corporate-transformation efforts fail to deliver lasting competitive advantage. BCG has identified the factors that lead to successful transformations—and the common traps that characterize failures.