Publications

  • How to get over your anxiety about the cloud

    July 08, 2015 | Mint

    How IT departments and the companies they serve can capture more value from the cloud.

  • Improving IT services with a factory mindset

    July 08, 2015 | Bain Brief

    As firms grow, executives need to take a more rational approach to management, based on better planning, lean operations and more sophisticated supply chain management. Our survey of Indian and global firms identified four capabilities critical to efficient performance in current operations and a

  • Finding the silver lining in China’s cloud market

    July 08, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Despite a push towards local and public cloud, many of China’s largest IT buyers such as financial institutions, telecommunications companies, big Internet companies, and well-funded government bodies favor building their own private clouds over adopting public cloud services. Now is the time to

  • Will the ad revolution be televised?

    July 08, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Television advertising faces a critical moment of transition. Digital media and, in particular, digital video channels are becoming first options for consumers—and for marketers that increasingly expect television to deliver targeting and measurement capabilities similar to digital.

  • Still glued to the tube? Digital channels now perform better than traditional tv on audience reach and other traits that matter most to advertisers

    July 08, 2015 | Media | Press release

    STILL GLUED TO THE TUBE? DIGITAL CHANNELS NOW PERFORM BETTER THAN TRADITIONAL TV ON AUDIENCE REACH AND OTHER TRAITS THAT MATTER MOST TO ADVERTISERS

  • TV under pressure over ad spending

    July 07, 2015 | Media | Financial Times | Media mention

    Just half of US marketers say TV will rank among their top five channels for advertising spending in three years' time, down from 57% today, as digital spending increases, according to a survey by Bain & Company.

  • Here's what it's REALLY like to work at Bain, one of America's top employers

    July 06, 2015 | Business Insider | Media mention

    Lori Estiverne, a principal in Bain & Company's New York office, discusses what makes Bain stand out as a best place to work on national workplace rankings.

  • MBA Jobs Clinic: live Q&A

    July 02, 2015 | Financial Times MBA Blog | Media mention

    , answered questions on the job application process and career development. Bevans leads Bain's global consultant recruiting efforts. He has nearly 20 years of management consulting experience and is a Harvard MBA graduate.

  • Willis tie-up with Towers Watson points to insurance woes

    June 30, 2015 | Healthcare | Financial Times | Media mention

    In three years time, the introduction of a so-called "Cadillac tax" in the US is expected to prompt more companies to move their employees onto healthcare insurance exchanges.

  • Customers have been talking, and companies are finally listening

    June 27, 2015 | LinkedIn

    How does a company create more promoters? It starts with listening to customers, understanding them and taking action that improves the customer experience. It’s as simple as that. More businesses are doing that, and both the companies and consumers are better off for it.