Experience the ideas and stories that raise the game for management, written and expounded clearly enough to provide the basis for thoughtful action. Through in-depth feature stories, thought leader interviews, and strategic commentaries, each issue of strategy+business provides an informed global perspective for decision makers in organizations around the world.
Paths of Least Resistance
The New Automation Is Smart, Fast, and Small • Emerging digital tools and techniques are reinventing large-scale IT initiatives, one process at a time.
Manufacturing Goes Carbon Negative • A growing number of innovative companies is capturing CO2 and using it to create materials and products for human consumption.
How Your Hiring Process Could Predict Unethical Behavior • Carnegie Mellon professor Taya Cohen explains the connection between moral character and workplace performance.
Why Haier Is Reorganizing Itself around the Internet of Things • The world’s largest and fastest-growing home appliance company has always moved ahead of technological change. Now, as it enters a world of sensors and artificial intelligence, it is once again shifting the way it does business.
The Tax-Savvy Company Restructuring • Most structural changes will have tax implications. Thoughtful planning can help leaders convert tax traps into enhanced reorganization returns.
How to Prevent a Faltering CEO from Damaging Your Company • Is your board missing early warning signals that the chief executive is slipping?
Can Craft Beer Continue to Tap into Growth? • As the thriving sector matures, new strategies will be necessary.
Optimism and Trust on the CEO’s Mind • In PwC’s annual survey of chief executives around the world, respondents voiced confidence about economic growth and greater interest in corporate responsibility.
COMPETING FOR SHOPPERS’ HABITS • PwC’s seventh annual global survey of consumers suggests that the next major retail industry battle will be over control of everyday routines.
The Revenue Stream Revolution in Entertainment and Media • Developing new sources of income is a vital strategic imperative.
A Prime Platform
VIDEO GAMING LEVELS UP INTO A SPORT • E-SPORTS EVOLVED FROM A HOBBY INTO AN OBSESSION, INTO A BUSINESS — AND NOW IT IS A FULL-FLEDGED ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY.
How Women Can Succeed BY RETHINKING OLD HABITS • Female professionals looking to their next promotion or job should identify the self-limiting behaviors that may stand in their way.
The Thought Leader Interview: Adam Silver • Global growth, social media, and technology are allowing professional basketball to engage fans in the arena and online.
The Quirky Secrets of the World’s Greatest Innovators
Minding the Gender Gap
How to Cure a Bad Case of Metric Fixation
The Risks and Costs of Cyber-Attacks • High-profile companies that frequently use consumer data are targets, and negative effects linger for years.