The Conference Board - Middle East http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board - 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. en-us Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:03:44 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2015 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View <p>No downside surprises, as the Euro Area slowly Tue, 24 Mar 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2921 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2921 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View <p>No downside surprises, as the Euro Area slowly Tue, 24 Mar 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2921 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2921 Sustainability Practices 2015 Dashboard The Conference Board Sustainability Practices Tue, 24 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2909 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2909 Buy, Build, Borrow, or None of the Above. New Options for Closing Talent Gaps <p>Buy, build, borrow, or redeploy are HR&rsquo;s traditional, go-to tactics for closing talent gaps. But in some geographies, talent isn&rsquo;t a feasible or cost-effective solution. HR leaders need to weigh the full range of options, including some outside their traditional domain. &nbsp;</p> <p>New research from The Conference Board describes Mon, 30 Mar 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3394 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3394 Book Discussion: ENGAGE! 5 Keys to Boost People Engagement, Productivity and Profits <p>It&rsquo;s time to ENGAGE! Learn how business is evolving. You&rsquo;ll gain insights from 30 progressive companies that are revolutionizing the way we do business. Leading to a rise in productivity, profits and employee engagement. Discover the proven formula&nbsp;for how your company can make a positive impact on the planet by using business Tue, 21 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3408 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3408