Corporate Leadership Publications

Corporate Finance

  1. Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Financial Officers Cover Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Financial Officers

    June 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Corporate sustainability initiatives deserve the attention of CFOs. In 2010-2013, revenues from sustainable products and services grew at six times the rate of overall revenues in companies we studied.

  2. Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services Cover Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services

    June 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Corporate sustainability initiatives aid the planet and burnish reputations. They also make money for companies, according to our study of trailblazers in the field.

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Corporate Governance

  1. CEO Succession Practices: 2015 Edition Cover CEO Succession Practices: 2015 Edition

    April 2015 | Research Report

    CEO Succession Practices: 2015 Edition documents CEO turnover among S&P 500 companies, provides an analysis of annual data dating back to 2001, and discusses the correlation between CEO succession and company performance.

     

  2. Rethinking Today’s Succession Strategies to Address
Tomorrow’s Business Reality: 
Insights from the 2014 Succession Management Conference Cover Rethinking Today’s Succession Strategies to Address Tomorrow’s Business Reality: Insights from the 2014 Succession Management Conference

    February 2015 | Conference KeyNotes

    To successfully address future business challenges, organizations need to be strategic about how they plan for future leadership. This includes identifying high performers early and preparing leaders through experiential learning.

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Marketing & Communications

  1. The 2015 Strategic Human Resources Communication and Social Media Workshops: New Structures and Processes that Drive Business Success Cover The 2015 Strategic Human Resources Communication and Social Media Workshops: New Structures and Processes that Drive Business Success

    June 2015 | Conference KeyNotes

    We are living in an era of communication 2.0, and that changes the nature and responsibilities of the human resources function.

  2. Communicating Social Impact Cover Communicating Social Impact

    June 2015 | Research Report

    How do corporations authentically and effectively communicate the successes of their social initiatives and investments to stakeholders? Find out how leading organizations have effectively integrated promising communications practices into their work.

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Philanthropy & Citizenship

  1. Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Financial Officers Cover Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Financial Officers

    June 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Corporate sustainability initiatives deserve the attention of CFOs. In 2010-2013, revenues from sustainable products and services grew at six times the rate of overall revenues in companies we studied.

  2. Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Marketing Officers Cover Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services: Implications for Chief Marketing Officers

    June 2015 | Key Business Issues

    The business benefits of sustainability initiatives go well beyond strengthening corporate image. Chief marketing officers can leverage such initiatives to be powerful drivers of revenue, growth, and innovation.

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Quality Management

  1. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    In the current slow-growth global economic environment, CEOs say they are relying on product and process innovation, more productive use of technology, a stronger leadership bench, and increased employee engagement to contribute to organizational success.

  2. Creating the Future by Re-creating the Workplace: Insights from the 2014 Women's Leadership Conference Cover Creating the Future by Re-creating the Workplace: Insights from the 2014 Women's Leadership Conference

    October 2014 | Conference KeyNotes

    There is no question women make great leaders. Both organizations and women can take actions to move women further up the corporate ladder.

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Risk Management

  1. The Next Frontier for Boards: Oversight of Risk Culture Cover The Next Frontier for Boards: Oversight of Risk Culture

    June 2015 | Director Notes

    This report provides board members an overview of new risk oversight expectations, outlines potential handicaps they may encounter, and offers suggestions for overseeing their company’s risk culture.

  2. Big Data Doesn't Mean 'Big Brother' (Implications for Legal and Risk Officers) Cover Big Data Doesn't Mean 'Big Brother' (Implications for Legal and Risk Officers)

    May 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Organizations at the leading edge of HCA are using new sources of workforce data to gain competitive advantage. However, these practices raise privacy, legal, and ethical concerns.

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Sustainability

  1. Allianz SE Cover Allianz SE

    June 2015 | Case Study

    A company profile from the 2015 report Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.

  2. BASF Cover BASF

    June 2015 | Case Study

    A company profile from the 2015 report Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.

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