Brand Building and Communication in the Midst of the COVID-19 Crisis Part 5
June 05 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
How might COVID-19 impact where, what and why we buy - even long after it’s gone? JP Kuehlwein, The Conference Board Marketing Institute leader, speaks with Paco Underhill, Founder & CEO at Envirosell, as well as a guru when it comes to the shopping environment and its impact on our behaviors, to discuss this question.
William Pesek on his book “Japanization: What the world can learn from Japan’s lost decades”
June 04 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
At this stage of the COVID-19 crisis it looks like high debt levels, low interest rates and deflation are here to stay. Is the world economy heading towards a “Japanization” of their economies?
Human Rights in Supply Chain - To Audit or not to Audit?
June 03 | Let's Talk Sustainable Business Podcast | Comments (0)
In this Podcast Rosey Hurst, Founder and Director of Impactt, gives a new perspective on Human rights in Supply Chain. Instead of trying to check certain human rights standards, the idea is to start from the workers perspective and try to achieve adequate pay, reliability of income and respect. This way the root causes of human rights abuses can be addressed and eliminated.
Meredith McGehee on COVID-19 and preparing for the 2020 election
June 03 | Sustaining Capitalism Podcast | Comments (0)
The COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting many aspects of American life, and its future trajectory is hard to predict. With the 2020 general election rapidly approaching, policymakers and election officials will need to take action to ensure that American voters are not forced to choose between voting and protecting their health. Meredith McGehee, Executive Director of Issue One, joins to discuss the challenges COVID-19 could pose to safe and fair elections and how the US can prepare for them.
Insider Trading and 10b5-1 Plans
May 29 | Eileen R. Cohen, Senior Counselor, Abernathy MacGregor, ESG Center Fellow | Comments (0)
Establishing a 10b 5-1 trading plan for high-level employees who have access to material non-public information is a practice that every company should consider instituting, especially since the outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in stock market volatility levels not seen since the 2008 financial crisis and corporate insiders are regularly informed of material non-public information.
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals – how relevant are they for businesses? Part II
May 27 | Let's Talk Sustainable Business Podcast | Comments (0)
Continuing from their conversation in the previous podcast of this series, Márcia Balisciano Global Head of Corporate Responsibility at RELX and Uwe Schulte explore what the UN SDGs offer corporations in terms of framework and opportunity. Márcia describes RELX’s approach in applying the SDGs to their sustainability activities. As a global digital information provider RELX have created a UN SDG Resource Center which they are now extending to insights about COVID-19.
COVID-19 Reset and Recovery: Adapting Feedback and Performance Systems during and after a Crisis
May 21 | Insights Podcast | Comments (0)
This podcast aim to provide audience with practical actions companies can take to best manage near- term, upcoming performance conversations during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as several significant trends companies will need to consider if they want to redesign their PM approaches for an increasingly unpredictable future.
Small business hiring is recovering
May 20 | Gad Levanon, PhD, Vice President, Labor Markets, The Conference Board | Ben Cheng, Senior Methodologist, Data Analytics, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
Early signs from the HWOL data series suggest small employers are leading the ramp up in hiring as the economy begins to reopen.