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How China Country Heads are Coping

As multinational companies face stronger headwinds, how are local leaders dealing with the situation, & what would help them move faster?
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    Developing China’s business leaders: A conversation with Yingyi Qian

Developing China’s business leaders: A conversation with Yingyi Qian

In an interview with McKinsey’s Dominic Barton, the dean of Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management reflects on the characteristics of successful Chinese leaders and the skills they’ll need to thrive in the future.

Capability building in China

Skill building must be rewards-based, rooted in real work, and tailored to local conditions.

Twin-track training

Knorr-Bremse’s Henrik Thiele explains how his company has developed a global-local approach to capability building in China.

Managing the Chinese way

Despite decades of experience in China, many organizations still struggle to identify and select executives who will make a tangible impact.
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    Seizing China’s energy-efficiency opportunity: A case study

Seizing China’s energy-efficiency opportunity: A case study

Improving energy efficiency in industrial environments starts with changing minds—not machinery.

The $250 billion question: Can China close the skills gap?

As China evolves from an investment-led economy to a consumption-oriented one, it will need more high-skilled workers.