Human Capital Watch™
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Upcoming Live Webcasts
Human Capital Watch™: The Global Leadership Forecast 2014
19 November, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
The Global Leadership Forecast is the largest research study of its kind, examining leadership development and talent management practices among organizations in major industries and economies around the globe.
Human Capital Watch™: The DNA of Engagement: How Organizations Build a Culture of Engagement
17 December, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
This webcast will share the results of our first annual study conducted by The Engagement Institute™ , and assist HR practitioners in creating a platform for enterprise-wide action and impact.
Webcasts On Demand
Human Capital Watch™: The Future ASEAN Leader
15 October, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
New research grounded in co-creation and crowdsourcing offers peer-developed solutions and best practices for developing the next generation of ASEAN leaders.
Human Capital Watch™: Understanding Your External Labor Market: Latest Trends and Sources of Data
17 September, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
This webcast will give HR leaders The Conference Board’s latest insights about unemployment trends and labor shortages in mature economies. It will also describe new sources of “real-time” labor market information that can help leaders make better business decisions.
Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Labor Shortages in the U.S
20 August, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In this webcast, future labor shortages in specific occupations and industries and their implications on HC professionals will be discussed.
Human Capital Watch™: Designing Global Businesses for Innovation & Growth
16 July, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
New research explores the role of organization design in enabling innovation and growth in global businesses.
Human Capital Watch™: 2014 Coaching Survey Report
18 June, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
A complimentary webcast series for members of The Conference Board that helps senior executives stay informed about current issues across the entire spectrum of the human capital function.
Human Capital Watch™: The Evolution of D&I: From Compliance to Culture and Beyond
21 May, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
This webcast will highlight details concerning the evolution of Diversity and Inclusion (D&I), and feature key findings from interviews conducted with Chief Diversity Officers regarding future D&I trends.
Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Skill Shortages in U.S. Labor Markets
16 April, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Learn about projections for employment growth by occupation in the coming decade, the job types in which you should expect shortages to occur, and how to prepare for such developments.
Human Capital Watch™: Human Capital Analytics @ Work
19 March, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
This webcast will focus on the use of analytics – from models that demonstrate the cause-and-effect relationship between people investment and business outcomes to demonstrating the ROI in those investments.
Human Capital Watch™: Talent Retention in Asia
19 February, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
HC executives report the number one business challenge in Asia is competition for talent. A new research effort examines the influencing factors that impact successful talent retention practices in Asia.
Human Capital Watch™: 2014 CEO Challenge
15 January, 2014 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Join us for this interactive discussion about the most pressing challenges on the minds of CEOs as reflected in The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.
Human Capital Watch™: Scenario Planning for HR
18 December, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In our December webcast, we'll examine the Strategic Human Resource function and the evolutionary/revolutionary journey.
Human Capital Watch™: Labor Market Trends and International Labor Comparisons
20 November, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In this month’s Human Capital Watch, TCB economists, Dr. Kathy Bostjancic and Elizabeth Crofoot, will discuss latest labor market trends and ILC data.
Human Capital Watch™: Global Diversity & Inclusion
16 October, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Chief Diversity Officer Toni Riccardi explores strategies D&I executives (and their partners) can use to manage an increasingly global and diverse workforce.
Human Capital Watch™: Performance Management 3.0
18 September, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In this Human Capital Watch webcast, Dr. Joseph McCann examines cutting-edge approaches to performance management.
Human Capital Watch™: SWP: What Countries Can Do To Address the Global Talent Shortage
21 August, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Dr. Mary Young and Dr. Rick Guzzo will talk about the importance of labor market information systems and the competitive advantage countries gain when they have data and analytic capabilities.
Human Capital Watch™: Human Capital Analytics
17 July, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
We all know that this is the era of big data….what does that mean for the human capital function? What are the ways in which a strong HCA function fuels business decisions and, ultimately, performance?
Human Capital Watch™: Strategic Leadership Development
19 June, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
The need for strong leaders has never been more critical, but a significant number of global leaders are either marginally prepared or unprepared to take on current business challenges.
Human Capital Watch™ : Talent Challenges in Asia
15 May, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Businesses in Asia are now faced with a number of human capital challenges, including shifting workforce demographics, a shortage of skilled talent, and an increasingly tight labor market.
Human Capital Watch™: Developing Leaders @ All Levels
17 April, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Organizations need to build leadership capabilities across the entire enterprise, but they may struggle to understand the development needs of different leaders at various levels.
Human Capital Watch™: Leadership Skills for Turbulent Environments
20 March, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
The pace and disruptiveness of change is exacting a toll on organizations and their leaders, making sustained high performance an even greater challenge.
Human Capital Watch™: Raising Engagement/U.S. Job Satisfaction
20 February, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In the 2012 edition of The Conference Board Job Satisfaction Survey, respondents indicated higher levels of job satisfaction for the first time since the recession began in 2008.
Human Capital Watch™: 2013 CEO Challenge Report & Economic Outlook
16 January, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Unlike last year, CEOs are looking inward for solutions to slow economic growth and focusing on people and processes—and less concerned about external factors such as risk and regulation.
Human Capital Watch™: European Labor Market Challenges
12 December, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
What are the major challenges facing European labor markets? How does the current
crisis impact these challenges, and what are the consequences for HR leaders?
Human Capital Watch™: Human Capital Issues in India
14 November, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Join us for our November Human Capital Watch webcast, focusing on leadership development issues in India. This webcast will focus on how Indian organizations are developing better leaders faster.
Human Capital Watch™: The State of Human Capital
17 October, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In response to the frustration felt by some human capital executives, this webcast explores how HC executives can better manage the global talent pool in an unpredictable business environment.
Human Capital Watch™: The CHRO & the Board
19 September, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Corporate boards are very interested in making human capital risk part of enterprise-wide risk discussions, and there have been heightened calls for CHRO engagement at the board level.
Human Capital Watch™: Talent Management Tomorrow
15 August, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
This webcast features a discussion about key factors talent management executives view as having a strong impact on their organizations.
Human Capital Watch™: Compensation Trends
18 July, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
According to two 2012 reports from The Conference Board, there has been an increase in CEO pay, which indicates an increase in wage inequality in the United States.
Human Capital Watch™: Human Capital Challenges in China
20 June, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In the 2012 edition of The Conference Board CEO Challenge® survey, human capital was the second ranked challenge globally. What can companies do to better attract and retain employees?
Human Capital Watch™: 21st Century Talent Mobility
16 May, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Throughout 2011, Mercer worked with the World Economic Forum to conduct extensive global research on the challenge of talent gaps, and how more effective talent mobility can work to spur economic growth.
Human Capital Watch™: Revisiting the Competencies for D&I Practitioners
18 April, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
In 2008, The Conference Board published Creating a Competency Model for Diversity and Inclusion Practitioners, which identified seven competencies for D&I professionals to succeed. Are these competencies still relevant?
Human Capital Watch™: Expanding Human and Business Potential
14 March, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Trends show that companies are increasing their use of coaches to support employee and leadership development.
Human Capital Watch™: 2012 Labor Market Forecast
15 February, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
What is the outlook for labor markets across the globe? The global economy continued to slow in most regions in 2011, and an even slower expansion is expected in 2012.
Human Capital Watch™: 2012 CEO Challenge Report
18 January, 2012 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
According to respondents to annual survey of chief executives, the race to innovate and the war for talent are just two of the challenges of the current business landscape.
Human Capital Watch™: Strategies from 'Best Companies for Leadership'
14 December, 2011 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
“Best companies” consider targeted leadership training and development programs essential for leadership and often invest in stretch assignments and international opportunities to build leadership capabilities.
Human Capital Watch™: Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: Global Employment Challenges
21 September, 2011 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Where are the jobs? How are current economic conditions affecting companies’ ability to bring the unemployment rates back down to prerecession levels?