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Activists at the gate

McKinsey Quarterly Five Fifty—How do you know a corporate board is effective? Look to the number of activist investors it attracts.

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Strategy to beat the odds

– If you internalize the real odds of strategy, you can tame its social side and make big moves.

Why digital strategies fail

– Most digital strategies don’t reflect how digital is changing economic fundamentals, industry dynamics, or what it means... to compete. Companies should watch out for five pitfalls.

Organizing for the age of urgency

– To compete at the speed of digital, you need to unleash your strategy, your structure, and your people.

What AI can and can’t do (yet) for your business

– Artificial intelligence is a moving target. Here’s how to take better aim.

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Artificial intelligence takes shape

– Examines AI-driven automation and how it will transform the economy, discusses why lifelong learning should be a corporate priority, and lays out the health imperative for organizations.

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