Publications

  • Michael Mankins: Time, Talent and Energy

    August 11, 2016 | Bain video

    Bain Partner Michael Mankins discusses how companies can increase productivity and competitiveness by successfully managing these three key resources.

  • What Big Data Means for Customer Loyalty

    August 08, 2016 | Bain Brief

    Only humans can fix broken policies or processes, but analytical tools can amplify their reach.

  • Process Innovation in a Digital World

    August 03, 2016 | Bain Brief

    As the costs of computing, storage and networking plummet, every area of business can rethink how it delivers value.

  • How Agile Can Bring Innovation to Customers Faster

    August 03, 2016 | Forbes.com

    When you think of John Deere, you probably picture old-school machines tilling soil in the heartland or mowing a suburban lawn. But you might be surprised to learn that this 179-year-old, Illinois-based manufacturer is using new millennium tactics honed in Silicon Valley to speed innovation.

  • The Science of Centeredness

    July 26, 2016 | Bain Brief

    By achieving centeredness in the workplace, you can produce more thoughtful, strategic and authentic responses to everyday stresses.

  • Time to Shift Programmatic into High Gear

    July 21, 2016 | CMO.com

    Marketers and media executives love to talk “programmatic.” But few realize the big benefits of turning advertising into a strategic tool.

  • Lori Sherer: Customer Insights and Analytics in Agile Development

    July 19, 2016 | Bain video

    Bain Partner Lori Sherer discusses the role of insights and analytics in digital customer experience design.

  • Elizabeth Spaulding: The Anatomy of a Digital Forerunner

    July 01, 2016 | Bain video

    Bain Partner Elizabeth Spaulding talks about the five key characteristics of companies that set the pace in digital transformations.

  • James Dixon: Strategy as a Capability

    June 24, 2016 | Bain video

    Bain Partner James Dixon shares five key principles to ensure that planning is a strategic weapon and not a waste of time.

  • How Leaders Inspire: Cracking the Code

    June 10, 2016 | Organization | Bain Brief

    Companies spend billions of dollars on leadership training to reinforce and enhance the soft skills that inspire, motivate and create engagement. But most have found that it is deceptively hard to identify the qualities of a great leader.