Our Latest Thinking on Smart Simplicity

Making sense of organizational complexity is no small task, particularly with the rise of digital technology. Explore BCG’s latest thought leadership on Smart Simplicity and agile practices to learn more.

Featured Insight

Six Simple Rules

Pattern

Why Managers Need the Six Simple Rules

Conventional management theories and practices are no match for the dizzying complexity that so many managers face. There’s a better approach. It’s called Smart Simplicity.

Managing Complexity

Smart Simplicity by Industry

Unlocking-Productivity-1694x950_tcm9-64589.jpg

Unlocking Productivity in Biopharmaceutical R&D

Despite general challenges to productivity in biopharma R&D, a few companies continue to excel. The key is their superior organizational effectiveness, which enhances cooperative behavior among R&D staff.

Smart Simplicity in Action

first-simplify-then-digitize-2880x1620_tcm9-225624.jpg

Simplify First—Then Digitize

Digital transformation is vital to companies’ survival, yet it is threatened by complicatedness. A four-step process helps organizations combat complicatedness—and set the stage for success.

Conquering Digital Transformation

In order for companies to meet the challenging digital requirements in today's environment, they must eradicate complicatedness and focus on smart simplicity.

Getting-Smart-Change-Mgmt-1694x950_tcm9-143357.jpg

Getting Smart About Change Management

Change programs have become more prevalent and complex, but the results are often disappointing. Enter the Change Delta, a versatile approach based on the principles of Smart Simplicity.

Classics

Why Managers Need the Six Simple Rules

Conventional management theories and practices are no match for the dizzying complexity that so many managers face. There’s a better approach. It’s called Smart Simplicity.

External Innovation Basics from an R&D Expert

ted-michael-ringel-milan_tcm9-179594.png

External Innovation Basics from an R&D Expert

ted-diana-dosik-why-need-treat-employees-as-thoughtfully-our-customers_tcm9-177794.jpg

Why We Need to Treat Our Employees as Thoughtfully as Our Customers

ted-yves-morieux-how-too-many-rules-at-work-keep_tcm9-177809.jpg

How Too Many Rules at Work Keep You from Getting Things Done

protected by reCaptcha

Subscribe to our Smart Simplicity eAlert.

protected by reCaptcha

Subscribe to our Smart Simplicity eAlert.

Smart Simplicity

SUBSCRIBE