Alison Maitland on her new book INdivisible: Radically rethinking inclusion for sustainable business results
April 02 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
In this podcast, we interview Alison Maitland, one of the authors of a new book on inclusion that sets out an expansive vision for inclusion which can help build more human, purposeful and sustainable businesses. Even more, a holistic and systematic approach to inclusion has the potential to harness our “collective superpower” - a timely and powerful message amidst the COVID-19 crisis.
Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg on his book, What’s Your Problem?
April 01 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Have you or your colleagues ever worked hard on something, only to find out you were focusing on the wrong problem entirely? Join author Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg as he discusses his new book which offers leaders a simple, three-step method - Frame, Reframe, Move Forward - that anyone can use to start solving the right problems in order to achieve greater business success.
Turbulent Times: Communications and Sustainability During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Part 2
March 31 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
Today, we find ourselves in one of the most disruptive periods in modern history. Public discussion about ESG has taken the backseat to surviving and getting through the COVID-19 pandemic. Part wo of this podcast further explores how corporate communications can support your company’s ESG initiatives, and how to use ESG to guide your company through the COVID-19 crisis response.
Consumer Confidence at a Time of Coronavirus
March 31 | Indications Podcast | Comments (0)
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index fell sharply in March 2020, led by a nearly 20-point decline in the Expectations Index—among the largest one-month drops ever. Lynn Franco, Senior Director of Economic Indicators, explains how the rapid intensification of COVID-19 has fueled widespread uncertainty on the economy and jobs, and why March’s numbers are in line with a severe contraction—rather a temporary shock—and further declines are sure to follow.
How can corporations best support non-profits during COVID-19?
March 31 | ESG News and Views Podcast | Comments (0)
For the nonprofit sector, the disruption from COVID-19 has created a new set of challenges. In addition to the government response, what role should businesses play during this crisis to support charitable organizations and communities most in need? Lindsay Beltzer, Program Manager of The Conference Board’s ESG Center, chats with corporate citizenship and nonprofit leaders on how businesses and nonprofits are coming together and evolving their partnership models in the face of the pandemic.
Brand Building and Communication in the Midst of the COVID-19 Crisis Part 1
March 30 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
Join us for the first in this mini-series which focuses on how organizations can continue to successfully build their brands and consumer communications in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. In this episode, JP Kuehlwein, Marketing Institute Leader at The Conference Board, interviews Martin Karaffa, Associate Partner at Hofstede Insights, about how marketers should manage their brands and organizations in the midst of this tumultuous situation.
Robert Kueppers and Nick Hart on the importance of the Census and what the COVID-19 pandemic means for our national count
March 26 | Sustaining Capitalism Podcast | Comments (0)
A successful 2020 Census is critical for private and public decisionmakers in the decade ahead but will need to overcome unique challenges to reach an accurate count. Robert Kueppers, chair of CED’s Money In Politics Subcommittee, and Nick Hart, President of the Data Foundation, join to discuss why the Census is so important, what challenges it faces in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, and how employers can help to ensure a successful operation
International Women’s Day - Each for Equal: A conversation with Raashi Sikka
March 23 | Insights Podcast | Comments (0)
Join Sarah Bond, Diversity and Inclusion in Business Council Director, in conversation with Raashi Sikka, Head of Diversity and Inclusion for Uber across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In this podcast to mark International Women’s Day 2020 Raashi talks about the importance of risk taking, being open to opportunities and the value of honest conversations in forging her own career path, and about the shift in mindset and culture on diversity and inclusion taking place in Uber.
Turbulent Times: Communications and Sustainability During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 23 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
Today, we find ourselves in one of the most disruptive periods in modern history. Public discussion about ESG has taken the backseat to surviving and getting through the COVID-19 pandemic. This podcast explores how corporate communications can support your company’s ESG initiatives, and how to use ESG to guide your company through the COVID-19 crisis response.
International Women’s Day - Each for Equal: A conversation with Melanie Richards
March 16 | Insights Podcast | Comments (0)
Join Sarah Bond, Council Director in conversation with Melanie Richards, Partner and Deputy Chair of professional services firm KPMG UK, talking about the curiosity, collaboration and female friendship, and about the importance of putting oneself in the shoes of others as a leader and in order to create more gender equal and inclusive workplaces.