The Conference Board offers valuable insights into how the Middle East fits within the global economy. A major recent report - "Managing Beyond Oil" - reviews productivity in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council, and outlines the implications for companies.
The Middle East Business Leaders' Council, formed in 1999, convenes local business leaders who are Associates of The Conference Board with representatives of multinational enterprises to discuss regional issues.
Researchers from The Conference Board make regular presentations in the region about corporate governance, human resources and economic development issues. We provide the opportunity for companies to understand this complex, fast-changing region and will tailor individual programmes to suit specific corporate requirements.
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Global Operational Excellence Council
We provide a global forum for sharing state of the art practices and successful implementation strategies to achieve and sustain business excellence.
Council of Financial Executives
This Council is one of the most prestigious forums that exist for bringing together CFOs of multinational companies to discuss current issues and challenges. Because of the confidentiality that governs the meetings, members develop a incredible trust.
Global Social Investing Council
Advances the practice of cross-border corporate social responsibility and strategic philanthropy on a global scale through continuous dialogue on latest trends, issues and solutions encountered, as well as inspiring practices.
Framing Social Impact Measurement
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. (Key Business Issues, November 2014)
Framing Social Measurement Impact: STRATEGIC OVERVIEW
In an age of strategic philanthropy, sophisticated social impact measurement can help you capitalize on business opportunities.(Key Business Issues, November 2014)
StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2015: Are We Asleep at the Wheel?
While a cautious outlook for the global economy seems justified, does it cause us to leave opportunities on the table for too long?(Key Business Issues, November 2014)
19 December, 2014 02:00 PM EST [14:00]
Social Brand Advocacy Inside and Out
Wells Fargo gives employees a leg up on social media collaboration with Genius Bars for technical help and App Workouts for hands-on experience. Implement social collaboration systems that activate the power of the internal crowd.
06 January, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
The Un-Bossy Boss and Your Brand
Discover the 12 Powerful Questions that help turn traditional manager/employee relationships into something greater and more impactful for the business.