Publicaciones mundiales

  • Taming organizational complexity

    October 19, 2015 | Organization | The Economist | Media mention

    Organizational complexity hinders performance of large companies, and executives around the world are becoming increasingly preoccupied with the challenges complexity brings. Torsten Lichtenau, a partner at Bain & Company's London office, says acknowledging that complexity is even an issue is the

  • Managing Initiative Overload

    March 06, 2014 | Decision Effectiveness | Bain Brief

    When you're overwhelmed with initiatives, you can't contribute to good, fast decision making. Here’s a practical set of guidelines to prevent initiative overload when possible and mitigate its effects when not.

  • History's biggest mistakes: Why you're not doomed to repeat them

    October 08, 2013 | Organization | Forbes.com

    A company has to make good choices time after time. It has to do so speedily—faster than competitors—and it has to ensure that decisions get translated into action. No wonder there are as many missteps in this sphere as there are in dubious moments in history. After all, great decision processes

  • Boiling-frog affliction and other ills: Using combination therapies to improve organization performance

    October 02, 2013 | Decision Effectiveness | Bain Brief

    Organizational ailments tend to come in clusters—which means you’re going to need a combination of treatments to fix them.

  • The answer to committee overload

    November 27, 2012 | Organization | Forbes.com

    Committees can be time sinks and morale killers, but they don’t have to be. Effective committees make decisions, see that those decisions are executed and give every member the well-justified feeling that they are actually getting something done.