The Conference Board Webcasts The Conference Board Webcasts en-us Tue, 03 Mar 2015 07:03:13 UTC Copyright©2015 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. Navigating Changing Oil Prices <p>Dramatic changes in oil prices are suddenly and quickly rearranging the global economic landscape. In this webcast, The Conference Board Economics Team discusses the potential impacts on the business environment across a range of pricing scenarios.</p> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 UTC Lean & Commercialization Tools for Innovation Success <p>Explore tools and approaches used at Boeing, 3M, and Raytheon to unleash ongoing business growth from innovation investments. Ask questions of the experts and learn how you can apply these practices to your organization.</p> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 UTC The Conference Board Economics Watch®: Timing and Pace of Interest Rate Increases <p>Amid strong macro cross-currents, how patient will the Fed be in initiating rate lift-off? Will Fed Chair Yellen and other policy makers patiently wait to see the “whites of the eyes” of inflation or continue to look through the weak inflation readings given the labor market is heating up? What impact does the strong dollar have on the trajectory of rate increases?</p> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 UTC Closing the Gap Between Talent Supply and Demand Explore the innovative ways leading companies are closing the gap between talent supply and demand. Discover strategies outside the traditional HR domain of buying, building, borrowing, or redeploying talent. Wed, 11 Mar 2015 UTC The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View <p>This webcast provides the latest insights from The Conference Board Economics Team for the Euro Zone, as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies. As a special topic, this month’s Economics Watch will include developments of corporate profits in the Euro Area since the crisis. The drivers of profits and what some countries are doing better than others will be discussed.</p> Wed, 11 Mar 2015 UTC The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View <p>This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from The Conference Board Economics Team on the growth performance of major emerging markets. As a special topic, this month’s Economics Watch will focus on the recent monetary policy developments in the emerging markets and also how these economies may be affected by the monetary policy changes from the mature economies.</p> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 UTC Human Capital Watch™: Focus on CEO Challenge® 2015 & Labor Shortage Implications Join us to explore the global and regional results of the CEO Challenge<sup>®</sup> 2015 and the implications of a tightening US labor market. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 UTC Customer-Driven Innovation <p>This webcast will illuminate new pathways to innovation in large companies and the transformational consequences for the processes of innovation, marketing, strategic planning, and C-suite executive leadership.</p> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 UTC How To Enhance Your Career With A Trustee, Advisory or Non-Executive Director Role <p>This session is designed to give the benefit of experience and lessons learned from seasoned business leaders who have already embarked on a portfolio career.</p> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 UTC Global Compensation, Equal Pay Ahead <p>Join us for a webcast featuring one of the best-rated presentations from The Women's Leadership Conference. Margery Brittain, SVP, Global Comp & Benefits, MetLife will delve into the past, present, and future of global compensation for women.</p> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 UTC Cultivating a Capability for Workforce Analytics <p>This webcast will address how to structure, source, and sustain a workforce analytics Center of Excellence; examples of analytics projects for each stage of the journey will be shared.</p> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 UTC Buy, Build Borrow, or None of the Above. New Options for Closing Talent Gaps <p>This session describes how companies can make better decisions about what talent strategy to use to meet specific business needs.</p> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 UTC Culture: Engaging the Innovative Spirit <p>How do you create an environment where innovation can flourish? Learn how leaders shape a culture that nourishes and challenges innovators.</p> Wed, 08 Apr 2015 UTC Book Discussion: Flex: The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences Renowned executive coaches and global leadership strategists offer lessons on the vital skill of “flexing”--the art of switching between leadership styles to more effectively work with people who are different from you. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 UTC Third Way of Leadership: Beyond Gender Archetypes <p>Hear how men and women can join forces to create the workplace of the future by integrating their distinct strengths into a more effective style of leadership.</p> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 UTC Book Discussion: The Star Factor Wouldn't you like to clone your top performers? William Seidman offers the next best solution: a unique system to help employees internalize the attitudes and behaviors of stellar performers to bring much-needed change to your organization. Thu, 07 May 2015 UTC Customer Experience: Innovations for Greater Impact <p>Unbridled imagination and emerging technology are creating customer experiences that surprise, delight, and drive new business.</p> Wed, 13 May 2015 UTC Engaging Men with Women’s Leadership Agenda <p>This talk describes the key factors that influence men’s participation--positively or negatively--in D&I programs and campaigns. It will also cover if training really works and strategies that individual men and women can use to drive equality.</p> Thu, 14 May 2015 UTC Technology’s Role in Human Capital Analytics <p>This webcast will provide recommendations and considerations for designing a workforce analytics function and selecting workforce technology.</p> Wed, 20 May 2015 UTC Idea to Realization: How IBM Approaches Org Design <p>This webcast will provide an overview of IBM, its strategy, and the markets it competes in, as well as an exploration of its philosophy and approaches to design organizations positioned to take advantage of market opportunities.</p> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 UTC