Exploring the Digital Future of Management

How Far Will Robots Go?

Automation brings with it questions about what to do about worker displacement.

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Managing a Global Business

Revisiting the Logic of Being Global

For many companies, the headaches of being global are intensifying, The Economist says. In most sectors domestic peer companies are growing faster than multinationals.

Harnessing the Best of Globalization

Companies entering global markets should identify an approach that best suits their business model.

Engaging With Startups in Emerging Markets

Partnering with emerging-market startups is easier if four key factors can be addressed.

The New Mission for Multinationals

Across a broad swath of industries, multinationals are losing ground in emerging markets to local players.

Adapting to a Changing Business Environment

Using Analytics to Drive Innovation

Analytics as a Source of Business 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.