The largest companies eventually find size itself an impediment to creating new value. They must recognize that not all forms of growth are equal.
Content: Article | Authors: Jean-Hugues J. Monier, Nicholas F. Lawler, Robert S. McNish | Source: McKinsey Quarterly | Subjects: Finance, Management
Are e-alliances a fad of the past? Speed and scale remain important in the post-New-Economy world, and alliances are often a faster and less capital-intensive way of gaining access to products, customers, and business capabilities than building them from scratch. But the stakes are now much higher, and the market is less forgiving. How can you raise the odds an alliance will succeed? To answer … [ Read more ]
Content: Article | Authors: David Ernst, Hugo Sarrazin, Jean-Hugues J. Monier, Tammy Halevy | Source: McKinsey Quarterly | Subject: Strategy