Publications

  • Organizing for a Digital World

    February 08, 2018 | Bain Brief

    Virtually all large companies, even those in old-line industries such as machinery and agriculture, have gone digital to some extent. But at many companies the efforts are falling far short of their potential.

  • Insurgency from the Inside

    February 06, 2018 | Bain Brief

    One group of incumbents does have the ability to keep ahead of the upstarts: the companies that have kept a Founder’s Mentality®. They maintain speed and agility, and have avoided becoming bogged down by bureaucratic processes and organizational complexity.

  • Digital Strategy for Utilities

    January 31, 2018 | Bain Brief

    Understanding the disruptive forces changing the electricity sector can help executives focus on the most promising opportunities.

  • How to Build a Digital Strategy

    January 10, 2018 | World Economic Forum

    Three questions can help companies establish the point of departure on their digital journey.

  • Demystifying R&D Performance in Chemicals

    January 10, 2018 | Bain Brief

    One great idea used to make chemical companies, but the nature of innovation has changed. Effective R&D now depends on getting closer to customers, understanding their needs and adapting to deliver quickly.

  • A Step-by-Step Guide to Digital Transformation

    January 05, 2018 | World Economic Forum

    Four key building blocks form a high-level checklist for digital transformations.

  • Flex or Fail: Why Adaptive Companies Hold the Advantage in Digital

    November 29, 2017 | Bain Brief

    The most adaptive organizations take four measures to put the right people and resources towards the most important opportunities.

  • You Know Where the Future is Headed, So Why Aren't You There Already?

    November 22, 2017 | Bain Brief

    Setting a digital strategy starts with confronting two questions: Where is my industry headed, and what will be my company's role?

  • Orchestrating a Successful Digital Transformation

    November 22, 2017 | Bain Brief

    Few companies succeed in transforming themselves for the digital age. Here’s how the leaders beat the odds.

  • Is Your Technology Function Ready for a Digital World?

    November 15, 2017 | Bain Brief

    As companies reboot their IT capability to make it more responsive to the needs of a digital enterprise, they should focus on four key areas.