CEOs Must Do These 3 Things To Turbocharge Innovation
November 29 | Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D., Director, Business Cycles and Growth Research, The Conference Board | Victor Assad | Comments (0)
Across the globe, one business challenge has the ear of CEOs like few others: innovation. Six in 10 surveyed executives think the chance to avoid falling behind their competitors has passed. Much of the anxiety from today’s business environment ties back to their commitment – or lack thereof – to innovation.
10 Takeaways from the 2017 Lisboa Web Summit
November 29 | John Metselaar, Co-Leader, Productivity and Innovation Center, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
Earlier this month, I had the privilege of attending the renowned Web Summit in Lisboa. While this four-day festival of ideas produced an endless stream of takeaways, here are my top ten...
What’s in Store for Emerging Markets?
August 24 | Abdul Erumban, Senior Economist, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
Looking ahead, the outlook for emerging markets during the second half remains solid. However, whether growth can accelerate much beyond the first half is probably a long shot.
We can turbocharge our technology industry with immigration reform
June 27 | Brian Schaitkin, Senior Economist, The Conference Board | Diane Lim, Ph.D., Principal Economist, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
Today, “tech week” begins at the White House. The five-day confab will reportedly see the likes of technology experts and big-name CEOs like Microsoft’s Satya Nadella, Oracle’s Safra Catz, and Apple’s Tim Cook. They plan on covering a host of topics, including the elephant in the room: our fundamentally flawed immigration system. Left unaddressed, the issue poses a growing threat to several sectors including tech. For a course correction, it would behoove summit participants to consider a policy