100 episodes

We talk with McKinsey partners and corporate executives on the challenges they face creating lasting strategies in a fast-changing world. We also examine the different ways these executives approach these challenges and the new and innovative ways they think of creating a vision for their enterprises.

Inside the Strategy Room McKinsey Strategy & Corporate Finance

    • Business
    • 4.2 • 121 Ratings

We talk with McKinsey partners and corporate executives on the challenges they face creating lasting strategies in a fast-changing world. We also examine the different ways these executives approach these challenges and the new and innovative ways they think of creating a vision for their enterprises.

    140. How ambidextrous leaders manage through volatile times

    140. How ambidextrous leaders manage through volatile times

    In this episode we discuss strategy in an age of volatility. How are business leaders honing their edge in three critical areas–insights, commitment, and execution–to successfully navigate this period of uncertainty?

    • 43 min
    139. The board's role in building resilience

    139. The board's role in building resilience

    Corporate resilience requires both protecting against the downside and preparing to capture the upside from any shocks.  In this episode, three experts discuss the board's role in building that resilience.

    • 43 min
    138. Transformational performance management

    138. Transformational performance management

    Transformational performance management can mobilize organizations to set and achieve ambitious targets

    • 36 min
    137. Creating value with M&A: A conversation with XPO CEO Brad Jacobs

    137. Creating value with M&A: A conversation with XPO CEO Brad Jacobs

    Brad Jacobs shares the lessons from his extensive deal-making experience.

    • 31 min
    136. Choosing a blueprint for growth

    136. Choosing a blueprint for growth

    Driving sustainable, inclusive growth requires the right mindset, strategy, and capabilities.

    • 17 min
    135. Richard Rumelt on what separates good strategy from bad

    135. Richard Rumelt on what separates good strategy from bad

    Good strategy is more than achieving certain results. But why do so many get it wrong?

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
121 Ratings

121 Ratings

Dan1777999877 ,

A favorite!

Inside The Strategy Room has quickly become a favorite in my feed! I'm consistently impressed by the engaging conversations, insightful content, and actionable ideas. I truly learn something every time I listen!

StLoiuieChris ,

Well paced, informative, succinct

This podcast is easy to listen to, but it follows a clear structure that makes it useful for business practice and academic reference. Well produced! Please add APA7 citation data such as producer/host/publisher….

saranunez01 ,

Employee First

I really liked the strategy to focus on customer first during this challenging economical times. We are all struggling! Doing the analysis on Net Disposable was great and taking action to care for employee first.

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