Innovation & Growth

The Growth Imperative

April 2015
In this new era of drastic change, nothing is sacred. It's a mistake for companies to cling to their so-called corporate DNA if they want to endure.
October 2014
How can companies choose among the many possible avenues to growth? Three starting positions suggest the paths most likely to create value.
October 2014
A new growth strategy is only as good as the people and organizational practices that support it. Here are five secrets that leaders can use to promote the cooperation and behavior that new growth initiatives require.
October 2014
Business model innovation is a powerful approach to driving growth and to capturing a more durable competitive advantage. Four success stories point the way.
October 2014
Successful serial acquirers deliver more growth and create more value from acquisitions than their peers. What explains their success?
May 2014
A wave of technological and customer-driven change is creating a huge growth opportunity for companies that transform commercial functions, including marketing, sales, and pricing.

Big Data & Beyond

October 2014
By mastering the tools of data science—such as machine learning and pattern recognition—companies can devise fundamentally new ways of making decisions.
August 2014
BCG’s Neil Soderlund identifies five obstacles that are keeping businesses from converting the dazzling potential of big data into real competitive advantage.
March 2014
Correlations spill out of big data, but they’re not always ironclad. In a blog published on HBR.org, David Ritter explains why causality still matters.
Intellectual Property
August 2014
The “IP truce” declared by Tesla Motors surprised many. BCG's IP strategic-intent framework illuminates the move and helps other companies chart smarter IP strategies.