BCG : How to Shape a Better Future

The rapid convergence of environmental forces, economic struggles, and social tensions has led to widespread uncertainty and called into question the role that institutions play in the world today. In this new context, businesses and governments face risk, volatility, and public skepticism like never before.

Consumers and investors expect shareholder returns and solutions for a better future. Businesses can deliver both—in fact, they’ll have to. Society is pushing companies to take a broader view of how they create value and improve their total societal impact.

Businesses need a model for growth and value creation that can drive change, withstand the test of crises, and deliver long-term results for all stakeholders in a fractious and fast-moving world.