Performance Improvement Publications

  • Achieving breakthrough performance

    June 30, 2008 | Performance Improvement | Stanford Social Innovation Review

    Much has been written about what makes a great leader. Although we agree that successful managers must have the attributes of a great leader, by themselves these attributes are not enough. Many great leaders still do not build successful organizations.

  • Achieving breakthrough performance

    May 31, 2008 | Performance Improvement | Stanford Social Innovation Review

    Much has been written about what makes a great leader. Although we agree that successful managers must have the attributes of a great leader, by themselves these attributes are not enough. Many great leaders still do not build successful organizations.

  • Listen to Real Actors

    August 14, 2001 | Performance Improvement | The Korea Times

    This is the third in a series of articles summarizing a report entitled "Korea: Knowledge Exporting Nation" prepared by Bain & Company under contract with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy.

  • ROK Needs Brand New Vision for Industrial Take-off

    August 13, 2001 | Bain Sustained Cost Transformation | The Korea Times

    South Korea's traditional industrial policy is dead and the nation needs a new industrial development paradigm. Top-down sectoral policies based on cheap bank credit and tax-breaks allowed a remarkable economic growth in the past 25 years and gave birth to large industrial sectors in record time.

  • Korea Must Strive to Become Knowledge-Exporting Nation

    August 12, 2001 | Performance Improvement | The Korea Times

    Korea should focus on becoming a knowledge-exporting nation. This will allow the country to sustain a robust growth trajectory and maintain its trade surplus.