The Conference Board Webcasts http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board Webcasts en-us Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:07:30 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2014 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. Press: China Economic Highlights Looming bond default and poor real estate data undercut “good news” on GDP Mon, 21 Jul 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4399 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4399 Conference: Development course for select corporate communications practioners in medium to large businesses and organizations. Corporate Communications Academy Wed, 30 Apr 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2572 http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2572 Press: Fewer CEOs of Large U.S. Companies Lost Their Job in 2013, Contributing to Record Tenure <em>CEO Succession Practices: 2014 Edition</em> released today by The Conference Board Wed, 09 Apr 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5152 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5152 Press: The Conference Board Report Calls for Investor Engagement to Rebuild Corporate Trust and Drive Economic Growth Governance Task Force Issues Recommendations for Balancing the Roles of Boards and Investors in Corporate Governance Tue, 11 Mar 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5118 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5118 Press: Launch of Comprehensive Annual Tracking of Corporate Giving; Provides Sought-After Insights into Trends New Questions will Assess State of Societal Impact Measurement and Employee Engagement Tue, 28 Jan 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5079 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5079 Conference: The Conference Board, Fordham Business School and the Department of Communication and Media Studies is pleased to collaborate and present to you the latest trends and issues in corporate communication management. Senior Corporate Communication Management Conference Wed, 11 Dec 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2565 http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2565 Conference: Join us for a two-day seminar for cross-functional executives charged with managing the most challenging risks & crises global organizations face today & learn how to implement a more holistic strategic approach to global risk & reputation management. Managing Global Risk and Reputation to Your Company’s Advantage Seminar Tue, 10 Dec 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2603 http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2603 Press: Will Social Media, Big Data, and “Gamification” Replace the Recruiter? Leading HR Executives Release Report on the Future of Talent Acquisition Mon, 21 Oct 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4975 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4975 Press: Proxy Voting Analytics (2009-2013), released today by The Conference Board in collaboration with FactSet Corporate Management Was Less Successful at Excluding Shareholder Proposals in 2013 Proxy Season, The Conference Board Says Tue, 17 Sep 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4940 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4940 Press: Corporate Giving Restored Since Pre-Global Recession Non-Cash Contributions Dominate Mon, 16 Sep 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4933 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4933 Publication: How well do Chinese companies currently do at disclosing their sustainability practices to the public, and which metrics do they use? China Center Quick Note: Corporate Sustainability Disclosure in China -- Evidence from constituents of the CSI 300 index Mon, 26 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2580 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2580 Publication: Using simulated say-on-pay votes, this Director Notes investigates how different levels of CEO pay and company performance can interact to influence how shareholders vote. When Do Shareholders Care About CEO Pay? Mon, 19 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2570 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2570 Publication: Your brand is only as strong as your employees, so build an emotional connection to the brand that allows them to live your purpose and exhibit brand-specific behavior. The 2013 Extending Your Brand to Employees Conference KeyNotes Report Tue, 13 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2571 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2571 Press: Trust in Business: How Can American Businesses Help Move the Economy Forward? Corporate Communication International Briefing to be held on September 16. Tue, 13 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4901 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4901 Webcast: Harris RF Communications is the leading global supplier of secure radio communications, tactical communication networks and embedded high-grade encryption solutions for military, public safety, government and commercial customers. Learn how this organization, with its global reach and diverse capabilities, products and customer base, is building a Defining & Living the Vision to Drive a One-Company Culture Mon, 12 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3048 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3048 Webcast: Too often executive management does not think proactively of reputational risk management. While many companies have a variety of functions -- compliance legal, audit, risk -- that concern themselves with aspects of reputation risk management, too often these efforts are disorganized or in silos. The CEO and the executive team need to take The Board's Responsibility for Reputation Risk Management Thu, 08 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3047 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3047 Publication: Corporate social responsibility (CSR) needs to cohere with primary business operations. During the process of strategic development, CSR can be built into the business model so its impact is beneficial. Generating Value for Investors and Society Tue, 06 Aug 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2566 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2566 Publication: Leaders in the field share insights for focusing sustainability efforts with key performance indicators, building the function within an organization, and expressing the value of sustainability in business terms. Sustainability from the Inside Out Mon, 29 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2551 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2551 Publication: Both the volume of shareholder proposals submitted and the rate of withdrawals increased among Russell 3000 and S&amp;P 500 companies that held meetings during the first half of 2013. Proxy Voting Fact Sheet (July 2013) Fri, 26 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2547 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2547 Publication: CEOs in India rank Human Capital, Global Political/Economic Risk, Innovation, Operational Excellence, and Government Regulation as their top challenges. Their strategies to meet these challenges reflect the uniqueness of the Indian economic environment. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2013: India Edition Thu, 25 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2548 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2548 Conference: Join corporate philanthropy leaders and practitioners to discuss how partnerships in community revitalization, social funding capital and within the corporate value chain are creating new opportunities to increase the social impact of your organization. Corporate Social Impact Conference Wed, 24 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2509 http://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2509 Publication: Although it has a rich history, the shareholder model of corporate governance may need to be adapted to address current criticisms. The Underpinnings of Corporate Governance Approaches and the Shareholder Value Model Tue, 23 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2546 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2546 Webcast: This webcast will be a dynamic discussion between two employers successfully recruiting and onboarding employees with disabilities. With facilitation by the President of the National Organization on Disability (NOD), Toys"R"Us working with NOD&rsquo;s Bridges to Business project, and the Fifth Third Bank working with the Project Search model bring Diversifying the Workplace by Employing People with Disabilities Thu, 18 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3044 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3044 Publication: Many firms no longer see a contradiction between doing good and making a profit, and are incorporating sustainability into their operations and business models. The 2013 Summit on Sustainability Conference KeyNotes Report Tue, 16 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2540 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2540 Webcast: For the past twenty years, global companies have experienced the growth of many chiefs-- chief ethics and compliance officers, chief audit officers, chief information security officers, chief regulatory officers, chief corporate responsibility officers, chief sustainability officers, etc. In an era of increasingly complex global risks and threats Rise of the Chief Risk & Reputation Officer: Myth or Reality? Tue, 16 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3041 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3041 Publication: Yale law professor Jon Macey laments that no one on Wall Street seems to care about reputation anymore. Of Ill Repute: A Q&A with Jonathan Macey Mon, 15 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2555 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2555 Publication: Columnist Dick Martin argues that corporate scandals have less to do with the stuff of logical argument than with the mysteries of intuition and emotion. Beyond Buzz: Thinking About Feelings Mon, 15 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2561 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2561 Webcast: Nancy Rivard began Airline Ambassadors in 1996 to enable airline employees to leverage their airline connections to help vulnerable children. Each month airline industry volunteers escort children to a location that will provide life-saving medical care. In 2009 in the process of doing this work, Nancy and her colleagues came face-to-face with Employee Volunteers Work to Stop Human Trafficking Thu, 11 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3035 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3035 Press: Sustainability Practices: 2013 Edition was released today S&P 500 Companies Lag Behind on Environmental and Social Transparency, According to Findings from The Conference Board Wed, 10 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4867 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=4867 Publication: In 2012, in terms of relative environmental footprint, the sector with the smallest footprint was the financials sector; the sectors with the largest environmental footprints were materials, utilities, and energy. Sustainability Practices: 2013 Edition Tue, 09 Jul 2013 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2536 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2536