How To Dominate Your Industry with Robin Fisher Roffer: Podcast #78

Consulting Success

Master storyteller and media brand strategist, Robin Fisher Roffer takes us into the power of storytelling to dominate your industry. How To Dominate Your Industry with Robin Fisher Roffer: Podcast #78 is a post from: Consulting Success. Nothing connects people with brands than stories.

Five Fifty: Industrial tech

McKinsey

What will happen when industrial companies fully apply digital, analytics, and IoT technologies to their businesses? An upsurge in innovation—and value. Digital Insights

Does Industry Expertise Matter?

David A Fields

A question I was asked: I’ve read that industry experience isn’t supposed to be necessary to win clients, but I’ve lost projects to consultants who have more experience than me. How much does industry experience matter?

Healthcare Industry — The Rise of Vertical Integration

Tom Spencer

In recent years, players in the healthcare industry have strived to create more effective systems in order to improve overall patient outcomes.

Five Fifty: The industry effect

McKinsey

The industry you compete in. What’s the single biggest determinant of how your company performs relative to others? Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights

Sprinting to Value in Industry 4.0

BCG

To improve performance and gain a competitive edge, manufacturers must adopt the new digital industrial technologies that are collectively known as Industry 4.0. The value created by Industry 4.0 The race is on to adopt Industry 4.0. Focus Thursday, December 08, 2016.

Industrial robotics: Opportunities for manufacturers of end effectors

McKinsey

With strong growth in industrial robotics, manufacturers of end effectors and other components could see big gains. Advanced Electronics Insights

Brief History of the Consulting Industry

Tom Spencer

The management consulting industry, as we know it, originated in America. Booz was the first management consultancy to serve both industry and government clients. Management Consulting consulting history of the consulting industry(Source: Flickr ).

Mapping heavy industry’s digital-manufacturing opportunities

McKinsey

Manufacturing digitization could boost heavy-industry profit margins by three to five points—but only if people can make the new technologies work at scale. The first article in a new series looks at the opportunity and the sector’s progress. Insights on Operations

Ralph Hamers on Disrupting the Banking Industry

BCG

Video Tuesday, September 20, 2016. Founded in 1991, ING is a global financial services company with more than 52,000 employees in over 40 countries. The bank’s stated purpose: “Empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business.”

Ten trends for the fashion industry to watch in 2019

McKinsey

What issues matter for brands and retailers most in the coming months? Retail Insights

Has the consulting industry hit a value ceiling?

The Source

Value. It’s something that every consultant worth their salt talks about, but relatively few manage to convince their clients that they actually deliver it. The results of our annual survey of consulting clients’ views are in, and it seems that perceptions about value are stalling.

Deloitte Consulting Senior Manager: how consulting set her up for entrepreneurship, nonprofit and public sector leadership, and industry impact

Management Consulted

The post Deloitte Consulting Senior Manager: how consulting set her up for entrepreneurship, nonprofit and public sector leadership, and industry impact appeared first on Management Consulted. The Story of one Deloitte Consulting Senior Manager Are you interested in Deloitte Consulting? Or just in good stories about how consultants transition as experienced hires? Have we got a treat for you today! Our team recently connected with Lynn … Continue Reading.

Creating the Industrial Ecosystem

McKinsey

The day before the main event I was included in the Industry Analysts visit to the Siemens Technology Center, at Neuperlach in Munich. Siemens is in some highly competitive industrial markets. Getting the balance right is crucial for all Industrial digitally aware organizations.

Four futures for the container transport industry

McKinsey

Does disruption loom for the industry that underpins global trade? McKinsey and TT Club imagine four possible futures for container transport. Insights on Travel, Transport & Logistics

Globalisation + China = Good news for the consulting industry

The Source

I recently attended a lecture at the London School of Economics on the subject of globalisation: “The crisis of the liberal order”, to be precise. The main gist of the talk was to put the uncertainty and worrying trends of the current political climate into perspective.

From heavy industry to modern tech hub

McKinsey

Negotiating an economic transition is complicated. The experience of Jinan offers five lessons for other Chinese cities. Public Sector Insights

Women in the food industry

McKinsey

We look closely at employee experiences as well as policies and programs the industry has implemented to promote diversity. Where does the sector stand when it comes to gender equality?

Carol Wingard, Global Co-Head of the Industrials Practice and Managing Director at L.E.K. Consulting

The Source

the Head of the firm’s industrials sector in the Americas, and Co-Head of its global industrials sector—is no exception. It’s a career that has spanned two continents and which has resulted in Wingard becoming one of the key players in the male-dominated world of industrial products.

Accelerating profitability for medium-size industrial companies

McKinsey

As companies transition from medium-size to established organizations, they often lack the DNA and organizational muscle to rapidly improve their bottom-line performance. An accelerated transformation can help. Advanced Electronics Insights

Where the life insurance industry can go from here

McKinsey

Our annual life insurance and annuities review finds that the industry is poised for growth but will need to improve its capacity for bold resource allocation and productivity improvement. Insights on Financial Services

Forks in the Road: Navigating Industry Disruption

BCG

2015 brought record sales and profitability to the global auto industry. Fueled by new technology and consumer needs, nontraditional competitors are entering the auto industry with connected software, artificial intelligence, alternative fuels, and shared mobility networks.

There is no 'the industry'

Seth Godin Blog

It's easy to say that, "the industry is to blame," or "the industry doesn't understand this.". There is no industry, no economy, no market. But because no one is charge, because there's no coherent enforcement method, this is merely a shorthand.

Self-disruption in the fashion industry

McKinsey

To keep up with digital advancements and with consumers’ preference for novelty, brands must be willing to adapt. Retail Insights

How the oil and gas industry can improve capital-project performance

McKinsey

Management practices and digital technologies used by other industries can help oil and gas companies boost capital-project productivity. Oil & Gas Insights

What's driving superstar companies, industries, and cities

McKinsey

Superstar status remains contestable, it’s easy to fall from the top, and possible to rise even from bottom all the way to the top, write James Manyika, Sree Ramaswamy, and Michael Birshan in Harvard Business Review. MGI in the News

A long-term vision for the European automotive industry

McKinsey

Technological disruption is redefining mobility globally. How can Europe capitalize on its past successes to shape the emerging mobility ecosystem and craft an even more successful future? Automotive & Assembly Insights

The Insurance Industry Needs an Intervention

Strategy+Business

Before attempting to execute new strategies, insurance companies need to reevaluate every dimension of their operating model. Here are some recommendations

A regional view of truck-industry profit pools

McKinsey

How will profits for the truck industry develop in China, Europe, North America, and beyond—and what does that mean for the competitive landscape? Automotive & Assembly Insights

Industry 4.0 demystified—lean’s next level

McKinsey

Amid digital disruption, five principles can help companies find tangible value in Industry 4.0 solutions. Our Insights

Consolidation in Europe’s Airline Industry

BCG

But there is more turbulence ahead: Brexit, increasing industry capacity, and competition for long-haul traffic from low-cost and high-­service Middle Eastern and Asian carriers are likely to undercut the profitability of European full-service carriers (FSCs).

4 Reasons Why Consultants Fear Specializing (And Why They’re Mistaken)

Consulting Success

Consulting Videos Become an Industry Expert Specialization Specialization in ConsultingLet’s talk about specialization for a moment. I did a podcast interview not too long ago with a consultant, now based in Scotland who has a wonderful specialization.

Surviving in a Procyclical Industry

Tom Spencer

Management consulting is a service industry that earns its keep by serving large organisations – corporate, non-profit and government. For more information on the management consulting industry, download “ The HUB’s Guide to Management Consulting “ ].

Impact of Low Health Literacy on the Healthcare Industry

Tom Spencer

As the American health system continues to find ways to improve care and do so at a lower cost, one of the most costly aspects for the healthcare industry is high administrative costs due to low healthcare literacy.

How India’s ascent could change the fashion industry

McKinsey

There’s great promise in India’s apparel market—but challenges as well. Here’s what brands need to know about the country’s rise. Retail Insights

BlockChain: Opportunities for the Consulting Industry

Tom Spencer

How is it going to disrupt industries? . Eliminating the third party may sound like a small change, but it means disrupting entire industries like banks, law firms and public sector organizations who largely exist in order to act as intermediaries. Potential Opportunities for the Consulting Industry. Business models of incumbents in industries like banking might change entirely in order to survive the disruption created by blockchain. What is Blockchain?

Get Ready for Industrialized Additive Manufacturing

BCG

Additive manufacturing could soon be widely adopted for industrial use, and the market could grow more than threefold through 2020. Focus Wednesday, April 05, 2017.

How plastics waste recycling could transform the chemical industry

McKinsey

Reusing plastics waste could become an important driver of profitability for chemical companies. Incumbent players need to make the right moves now to tap this opportunity. Chemicals Insights

The 4th Industrial Revolution: Avoiding Vanity Innovations

Confessions of a Consultant

The Technology Revolution is coming – but don’t embrace everything. When I grew up, AI stood for artificial insemination. Something to do with cows. No more. Now A rtificial I ntelligence is slowly moving across a continuum from assistive to augmented towards autonomous.

Will long-term transformations threaten the consulting industry’s ability to hire top graduates?

Tom Spencer

Graduates flock to the consulting industry for the opportunity to work on interesting cases, get experience across a variety of industries, and build a valuable professional skill-set.