Founded in 1916 by a group of CEOs concerned about the impact of workplace issues on business, The Conference Board was originally located in Boston and moved to New York City four years later. We’ve operated at the intersection of business and society ever since.
In Latin America, The Conference Board established a joint venture in Mexico in 1995 and produces that country’s Leading Economic Index. Over a dozen Councils – ranging from the Human Resources Council – Mexico to the Customer Experience and Globalization Leadership Councils – help senior executives from member companies in Latin America to share best practices and develop approaches to the most challenging issues of the day. In addition, The Conference Board Review magazine regularly features articles of interest to Latin American business executives.
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Reinventing the Career Conversation in a Time Starved World
30 September, 2014 (New York, NY)
Executive Compensation Conference
30 September - 01 October, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
Council on Change Management
Our mission is to advance the practice of change management by creating new thought leadership and developing capabilities for extraordinary performance.
Global Human Resources Council
Allows senior most global HR executives to discuss current challenges and trends regarding the strategic and structural management of their firm's multinational human resources. Members value the confidential dialogue, expert speakers and benchmarking.
Knowledge & Collaboration Council
Executives engage in candid dialogue that seeks to advance the practice of learning and knowledge management and to underscore its importance to corporations. Members value the confidential discussions, expert speakers, and benchmarking opportunities.
Proxy Voting Analytics (2010-2014): 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.(Research Report, September 2014)
International Comparisons of Annual Labor Force Statistics
The International Labor Comparisons (ILC) program prepares international comparisons of economic indicators across countries, pinpointing differences in labor market tightness, unemployment, and labor force participation in various population categorie (Research Report, September 2014)
18 September, 2014 01:00 PM EST [13:00]
Post-Placement Workplace Support for Wounded Warriors
Veterans with serious disabilities bring significant talent and experience to the workplace, but often require assistance to make a successful transition to work. We will discuss the considerations for developing programs to support these veterans.
22 September, 2014 12:00 PM EST [12:00]
Do Ask, Do Tell: Encouraging Disability Self-ID in an Inclusive Workplace
New regulations require that government contractors ask U.S. job applicants and employees to self-identify if they have a disability. How can employers build an inclusive workplace where people feel safe answering “yes” to this question?