Corporate Leadership Publications

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  1. China CEO Council Session Report -- Facing Change: Sustaining and driving growth during uncertain times in China Cover China CEO Council Session Report -- Facing Change: Sustaining and driving growth during uncertain times in China

    August 2014 | China Center Publications

    A summary of discussion points, learnings, business issues, poll results, and member insights from the June 12, 2014, China CEO Council, hosted by The Conference Board in Beijing.

  2. Developing an Effective Climate Change Strategy Cover Developing an Effective Climate Change Strategy

    February 2014 | Director Notes

    Climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies are becoming increasingly important. This report details eight steps for developing such strategies and provides examples of companies that have done so.

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Corporate Governance

  1. Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014) Cover Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014)

    November 2014 | Research Report

    There’s been a fundamental shift in the type of resolutions shareholders submit, and activists are increasingly using social media to agitate for change outside of the AGM, 2014 data show.

  2. The US Top Executive Compensation Report: 2014 Edition Cover The US Top Executive Compensation Report: 2014 Edition

    October 2014 | Research Report

    This report examines salary, total cash compensation, total compensation, and the mix of compensation elements for the CEO and the five highest paid executives of 2,283 US-listed companies by specific revenue and industry groups.

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Marketing & Communications

  1. Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014): Executive Summary Cover Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014): Executive Summary

    September 2014 | Executive Summary

    There’s been a fundamental shift in the type of resolutions shareholders submit, and activists are increasingly using social media to agitate for change outside of the AGM, 2014 data show.

  2. Connect, Converse, Create: How Companies Can Generate Value through Internal Social Collaboration Cover Connect, Converse, Create: How Companies Can Generate Value through Internal Social Collaboration

    March 2014 | Research Report

    This report explores why internal social collaboration (ISC) is necessary in the modern workplace, and examines how organizations can increase its adoption and engineer ISC for success.

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Philanthropy & Citizenship

  1. Shareholder Proposals on Social and Environmental Issues Cover Shareholder Proposals on Social and Environmental Issues

    December 2014 | Director Notes

    Political spending and climate change, key topics during the proxy 2014 season, are expected to feature heavily again in 2015 shareholder proposals.

  2. Framing Social Impact Measurement Cover Framing Social Impact Measurement

    November 2014 | Key Business Issues

    Measuring true social impact means moving beyond counting donations and the people reached, to a deeper approach that shows long-term changes. This report helps explain what that means.

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Quality Management

  1. 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.

  2. Report Back: Crowd-Sourcing Solutions to Leadership Issues in Asia Cover Report Back: Crowd-Sourcing Solutions to Leadership Issues in Asia

    October 2014 | Research Report

    This report provides a summary of three crowd-sourced events in the Future Business Leader Un-Conference series.

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Risk Management

  1. Managing Supply Chain Sustainability and Risk Cover Managing Supply Chain Sustainability and Risk

    July 2014 | Director Notes

    Addressing supply chain risk and sustainability in isolation may put a firm at considerable risk. Companies should pursue strategies that recognize that supply chain risk and sustainability are inextricably intertwined.

  2. We Are All Chief Risk Officers Now Cover We Are All Chief Risk Officers Now

    April 2014 | The Conference Board Review

    Risk management used to be someone else's job—usually the head of security. But today, practically everyone's job requires managing risk in some form.

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Sustainability

  1. Shareholder Proposals on Social and Environmental Issues Cover Shareholder Proposals on Social and Environmental Issues

    December 2014 | Director Notes

    Political spending and climate change, key topics during the proxy 2014 season, are expected to feature heavily again in 2015 shareholder proposals.

  2. Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014): Executive Summary Cover Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014): Executive Summary

    September 2014 | Executive Summary

    There’s been a fundamental shift in the type of resolutions shareholders submit, and activists are increasingly using social media to agitate for change outside of the AGM, 2014 data show.

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