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From Not Enough Jobs to Not Enough Workers: CHRO Implications CHROs will play a central role in dealing with the Tue, 09 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2825 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2825 From Not Enough Jobs to Not Enough Workers: CHRO Implications CHROs will play a central role in dealing with the Tue, 09 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2825 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2825 On the Record with Charles Allen <p>&ldquo;Retaining people in the profession is Mon, 08 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2823 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2823 Do Ask, Do Tell: Encouraging Disability Self-ID in an Inclusive Workplace <p>Companies doing business with the US government have a new mandate as of March 24, 2014: people with disabilities (PWDs) must represent at least 7 percent of job applicants and 7 percent of every job group.</p> <p>New research from The Conference Board shows what companies are doing today to build a disability-inclusive culture. Hear Mon, 22 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3296 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3296 Achieving Results with the Disability Employment Tracker <p>This webcast will review how corporate America measures itself against leading employment practices regarding the hiring of individuals with disabilities and veterans alike. Highlights of current data and customized reporting processes will be reviewed. Participants will also learn how to confidentially assess their readiness to launch or Wed, 24 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3299 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3299