H. James Wilson et al.
Instead of eliminating human workers, AI may create new jobs requiring updated skills and training.
The best use of digital technology is assisting human workers to maximize innate capabilities.
José Esteves et al.
To combat cyberattacks, companies need to understand both hackers’ tactics and their mindsets.
Manuel Cebrian et al.
Why hasn’t the proliferation of social media resulted in long-lasting social and business change?
Jaime Bonnín Roca et al.
Near-term expectations for additive manufacturing techniques are overoptimistic.
Larry D. Rosen, interviewed by Frieda Klotz
Expectations of immediate responses to digital communications negatively impact productivity.
Special Report: How To Make Your Company Smarter
Paul J.H. Schoemaker and Philip E. Tetlock
Companies should blend the power of computers with insights into human decision making.
Nelson P. Repenning et al.
Articulating what problem you’re trying to solve is an important (and underrated) management skill.
Christine M. Pearson
Many executives try to ignore negative emotions in the workplace, but that tactic can be costly.
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Using Analytics to Drive Innovation
February 28, 2017 | Sam Ransbotham and David Kiron
The 2017 Data & Analytics Report by MIT Sloan Management Review finds that the percentage of companies deriving competitive advantage from analytics increased for the first time in four years. Incorporating survey results and interviews with practitioners and scholars, the report finds that companies’ increasing ability to innovate with analytics is driving a resurgence of strategic benefits from analytics across industries. The report is based, in part, on MIT SMR’s seventh annual data and analytics global survey, which includes responses from 2,602 business executives, managers, and analytics professionals from organizations located around the world.
Modernizing Your Operations & Logistics
Rita Gunther McGrath
Traditional hierarchies are giving way to market forms of organizing that will recast the role of management.
Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott
Blockchain technology offers a way to transfer not just information, but value.
Mary C. Lacity and Leslie P. Willcocks
Instead of replacing human workers, software robots are an opportunity to augment their skills.
Tausif Bashir and Shardul Phadnis
New research demonstrates how the most efficient network designs also account for changing market conditions.
Christopher G. Worley et al.
Your business may have processes that work now. Does it have agile processes to help it change?
Advanced risk identification tools require companies to take a new approach to supply chain resilience.