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McKinsey Digital COVID-19 Insights

This collection of articles draws together McKinsey Digital’s thinking and expertise to help leaders navigate the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery.
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A dual cybersecurity mindset for the next normal

– As companies extend commitments to remote workforces, cybersecurity teams need to address new risks while helping create business... value in the next normal.
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Agility to action: Operationalizing a value-driven agile blueprint

– To successfully transition to an agile operating model, business leaders should focus on four questions.
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The COVID-19 recovery will be digital: A plan for the first 90 days

– The rapid migration to digital technologies driven by the pandemic will continue into the recovery. Here’s how to accelerate... your organization’s digital capabilities to keep pace.
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Digital strategy in a time of crisis

– Now is the time for bold learning at scale.

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Cybersecurity in a digital era

Even before the advent of a global pandemic, executive teams faced a challenging and dynamic environment as they sought to protect their institutions from cyberattack, without degrading their ability to innovate and extract value from technology investments.

Over the past year, we’ve sought to publish cybersecurity articles in various areas that will help senior executives consider their options and make pragmatic decisions about how to move forward in making the right tradeoffs in managing technology risks.

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How to build a data architecture to drive innovation—today and tomorrow

– Yesterday’s data architecture can’t meet today’s need for speed, flexibility, and innovation. The key to a successful... upgrade—and significant potential rewards—is agility.
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Agile, reliable, secure, compliant IT: Fulfilling the promise of DevSecOps

– By integrating security into DevOps, companies can step up the speed and frequency of software releases without compromising controls... or increasing risk.
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Welcome to the Digital Factory: The answer to how to scale your digital transformation

– Changing the business while running the business takes a new approach to digital transformation. Here are five essentials for... success.
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After the first wave: How CIOs can weather the coronavirus crisis

– Chief information officers must act swiftly to manage IT through the pandemic in a pragmatic way.

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Solving the digital and analytics scale-up challenge in consumer goods

– Many consumer-goods companies have entered the digital and analytics race, but very few are scaling impact. Here’s what leaders are doing right.
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Decoding digital transformation in construction

– Few engineering and construction companies have captured the full benefit of digital. Five practices can help E&C companies move beyond isolated pilots and unlock digital’s value across their enterprises.
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The customer mandate to digitize collections strategies

– Customers told us that more calling won’t improve lenders’ contact and recovery rates. Here’s what they said does work.

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Enterprise agility: Buzz or business impact?

– Many organizations are racing to become agile. New research suggests that agile transformation can have a powerful impact on the... bottom line—in addition to other widely recognized benefits.
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When start-ups scale up: Lessons on building up culture and talent

– Financial-services company Raisin began in a basement in 2012. By constantly reflecting on and evaluating its own performance,... Raisin has been able to consistently grow.
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The Netflix of gaming? Why subscription video-game services face an uphill battle

– Many tech giants are betting that the subscription model will become dominant in video games. Yet the things that make gaming... such an entertainment dynamo are problematic for these types of services.
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Five Fifty: Science as unusual

– Innovations in biological science have quickened the global coronavirus response—and signal broader competitive disruptions for... business.
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The future of work: Reskilling and remote working to recover in the ‘next normal’

– Organizations need to invest in effective long-term remote-working foundations, revamp their upskilling and retraining approaches,... and adopt an agile approach to strategic workforce planning.
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The future of work in Japan: Accelerating automation after COVID-19

– Digitization has played a key role in reducing the spread of the virus and promoting a safe recovery. Now, it’s even more... critical to the country’s longer-term economic health.
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Safeguarding against cyberattack in an increasingly digital world

– There are actions businesses can take to safeguard their organizations from the growing risk of cyberattack.
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Designing data governance that delivers value

– Follow these principles to shift from a data-governance model of loosely followed guidelines to one that makes the most of digital... and analytics.
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Power and people: How utilities can adapt to the next normal

– With economies and energy demand hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis, European and North American utilities need to rethink their... operations to put themselves into position for long-term success.
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A culture of caring: A conversation with Globe Telecom’s Glenn Estrella

– Growing a market-leading business while spawning start-ups depends on freedom to fail and a culture of caring modeled from the... top down, according to the start-up chief of the Philippines’ largest mobile telecom provider.
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The next software disruption: How vendors must adapt to a new era

– Over the turbulent past decade, many legacy software players proved to be remarkably resilient. Now they must adopt a new strategic... playbook to weather the different challenges ahead.
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