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19th Annual Corporate Diversity & Inclusion Conference
18 - 19 June, 2015 (New York, NY)
3rd Annual Innovation Master Class
10 - 11 June, 2015 (Maplewood, MN)
Shareholder Proposals on Social and Environmental Issues
December 2014 | Director Notes
Political spending and climate change, key topics during the proxy 2014 season, are expected to feature heavily again in 2015 shareholder proposals.
Framing Social Impact Measurement
November 2014 | Key Business IssuesMeasuring true social impact means moving beyond counting donations and the people reached, to a deeper approach that shows long-term changes. This report helps explain what that means.
The Subtle Impact of Exclusion: Overcoming Unconscious Bias
12 January, 2015 | Special WebcastSubtle behaviors in the workplace can hinder collaboration and undermine diversity efforts. Maximize business impact by focusing on inclusion, using daily practices that allow your workforce to contribute all their talents.
Governance Watch: Planning for Divestitures
18 December, 2014 | Governance Watch™
Hosted in collaboration with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, this month's Governance Watch will address corporate governance and various other legal considerations that companies face when planning for divestitures.