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Whose the genius at McKinsey that advised CNN to make CNN+ and spend 300 million on this failed experiment? I’d love to hear the business case. They expected to bring in around 2 million subscribers. And these are the titans of industry?

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The fact that everyone is blaming McKinsey for this is exactly why companies hire McKinsey.

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Seriously lol. Some of the newer folks at T2 firms don’t understand that the McK name is used to provide air cover for execs’ screw-ups

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Hertz doesn’t it

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Shots returned, love it

Lol.
CNN Exec: We need you to advise us to build CNN+.
McK: CNN sucks and nobody will care. This will fail.
CNN Exec: We’ll pay you a lot of money whether it fails or not.
McK: Our recommendation is you should build CNN+.

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300 M??

D1 for the win

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