Performance Improvement Publications

  • Complexity management - Bain Seoul

    June 22, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Maekyung Economy

    Complexity creates headaches and management issues, yet we see companies inadvertently create complexities in their organizations that are highly dysfunctional and downright ineffective.

  • How Transport is Changing in China

    June 22, 2015 | World Economic Forum

    As rapid urbanization transforms China’s urban mobility landscape, car owners are increasingly forced to contend with deteriorating driving conditions and tighter regulations, making car ownership in these large urban areas more expensive and less convenient and safe—hence, less attractive.

  • Operational Performance Improvement in Industrial Companies

    June 16, 2015 | Bain Brief

    By simplifying operational procedures and focusing the product ranges, companies can reduce complexity and increase revenue while reducing costs.

  • Decision Rights Tools

    June 10, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Bain & Company guide

    Decision Rights Tools help companies to organize their decision making and execution by setting clear roles and accountabilities and by giving all those involved a sense of ownership of decisions: when to provide input, who should follow through and what is beyond their scope.

  • Big Data Analytics

    June 09, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Bain & Company guide

    Big Data Analytics enables the rapid extraction, transformation, loading, search, analysis and sharing of massive data sets.

  • Disruptive Innovation Labs

    June 09, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Bain & Company guide

    Disruptive Innovation Labs foster disruptive innovations—high-risk, high-return breakthroughs that often start at the bottom of a market but eventually displace established competitors.

  • Satisfaction and Loyalty Management

    June 09, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Bain & Company guide

    Loyalty Management tools grow a business's revenues and profits by improving retention among its customers, employees and investors.

  • Outsourcing

    June 09, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Bain & Company guide

    When Outsourcing, a company uses third parties to perform non-core business activities.

  • Boosting Global Growth by Rebuilding Supply Chains in Asia

    June 01, 2015 | Forbes.com

    Left unchanged, the supply chain capabilities that helped multinationals in the past will only hold them back in the years ahead.

  • Bury the pilot project and build a hothouse

    May 13, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Many lean programs fixate on cost, which fails to inspire employees over the long term. A more effective approach centers on improving the customer experience, not just boosting productivity. It emphasizes end-to-end process redesign based on eliminating the root causes of waste. And it runs tests