The Conference Board - The Americas The Conference Board - 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. en-us Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:09:19 UTC Copyright©2014 - 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® Emerging Markets View Emerging economies’ performance remain Fri, 26 Sep 2014 UTC Women on Boards: Beyond Quotas <p>Many countries are realizing that quotas may Fri, 26 Sep 2014 UTC Women on Boards: Beyond Quotas <p>Many countries are realizing that quotas may Fri, 26 Sep 2014 UTC Strategy Engagement from the Heart <p><em>US News &amp; World Report</em> has recognized Nationwide Children&rsquo;s Hospital as one of the best children&rsquo;s hospitals in America with&nbsp;its commitment to extending its brand of "Everything Matters." In this session, learn the steps to the hospital's success:</p> <ul> <li>A comprehensive communication audit, including an Mon, 06 Oct 2014 UTC Is Your Occupation or Industry at a High Risk for Labor Shortages? (US) <p>Labor shortages are looming and corporate profits are likely to be squeezed by both rising labor costs and modest revenue growth as a result. Will you be impacted? The Conference Board has created a pioneering new index that pinpoints which industries and occupations are most at risk from among 464 occupations in 266 industries.</p> <p>We find Tue, 07 Oct 2014 UTC