Taking the Next Leap Forward in Semiconductor Yield Improvement
The semiconductor industry seeks ever greater yield improvement, but sometimes fails to translate that performance into higher profitability. By ensuring engineering and finance functions speak the same language, chipmakers can deliver better bottom-line results.
Smart Cities: A Digital Solution For A More Livable Future
Beset by overcrowding, congestion, crime and other problems, the world’s urban centers are struggling to find answers to some intractable challenges. A new report by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) examines the evolution of smart cities over the past decade, identifying digital solutions that could help ensure a more livable future.
Why The Future Of Commercial Battery Storage Is Bright
As battery costs recede and organizations that use large amounts of electricity seek ways to avoid demand charges, the market for stationary battery storage should expand significantly. By storing energy when prices are low and releasing it during peak periods, the batteries provide a way to reduce costs.
What’s Ahead For Food Processing And Handling
Lessons from other advanced industry groups can provide insights helpful to automotive players. The food processing and handling industries is a profile in success but could soon face significant disruptions.
McKinsey's Global Economic Intelligence Report, May 2018
While economic fundamentals remain rock-solid across the globe, trade issues and geopolitical alignments are creating uncertainties. McKinsey’s Global Economics Intelligence Report for May 2018 offers details.
Skill Shift: Automation And The Future of The Workforce
The changes taking place today aren’t just disrupting business models. They’re creating major gaps in the skills companies have and the ones they need. The McKinsey Global Institute offers a fact-based analysis of the impact automation is having on company talent requirements and points to some solutions.
Linking Talent to Value
Successfully matching talent with value creation can challenge many organizations. The best companies closely connect their top talent with opportunities to create value by placing them in the most critical roles within the organization.
Three Surprising Resource Implications From The Rise Of Electric Vehicles
The economic consequences for energy, raw materials, and land may not be what you’d expect.
Webcast: How Industrial Companies Can Respond To Disruptive Forces
The industrial sectors will see more disruption within the next five years than in the past 20. That’s the topline conclusion of a McKinsey global executive survey of over 300 automotive and other industrial company leaders. Please join us on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 4:30 pm CET for an in-depth analysis of the survey results.