All Publications

2016

  1. Getting Yourself and Your Company Ready for Changes to Your World

    09 February, 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

    Chief communications officers (CCOs) and executives are juggling new technology and media, CEO expectations, and crisis management—all while steering the right corporate messaging internally and externally. 

  2. Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Focus on Voices from Europe

    05 February, 2016 | Human Capital in Review

    This publication explores hot topics within human capital research from a European perspective and provides actionable summaries of contemporary literature.

  3. Inclusion + Innovation: DBS Bank Ltd

    02 February, 2016 | Case Studies

    DBS Bank Ltd is one of four companies profiled in the 2016 Key Business Issues report Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth.

  4. Inclusion + Innovation: AT&T

    02 February, 2016 | Case Studies

    AT&T is one of four companies profiled in the 2016 Key Business Issues report Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth.

  5. Inclusion + Innovation: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

    02 February, 2016 | Case Studies

    Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of four companies profiled in the 2016 Key Business Issues report Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth.

  6. Inclusion + Innovation: Kaiser Permanente

    02 February, 2016 | Case Studies

    Kaiser Permanente is one of four companies profiled in the 2016 Key Business Issues report Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth.

  7. Succession Management That Delivers Results: Simple, Relevant, Agile

    02 February, 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

    HR professionals and companies as a whole must link the succession process to business priorities and take into account macro trends such as the velocity of change and increased regulatory pressure.

  8. Wage-Productivity Growth Gap: An Analysis of Industry Data

    30 January, 2016 | Economics Program Working Paper Series

    The widening gap between labor productivity growth and real wage growth in the United States has attracted much attention in recent years. This paper provides an industrial and cross-country comparative perspective, which has been lacking so far in the literature.

  9. International Comparisons of Manufacturing Unit Labor Costs: Sources, Trends, and New Directions

    30 January, 2016 | Economics Program Working Paper Series

    Unit labor cost (ULC), defined as labor compensation per unit of output, is a widely used measure of international cost competitiveness. ULC trends, however, differ widely across countries and, traditionally, have been explained in terms of underlying movements in productivity, compensation, and exchange rates. This paper makes a first attempt to adjust unit labor cost measures for product quality differences in export baskets between countries, using unit values of exported products.

  10. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth - Chief Talent Officer Strategic Implications

    28 January, 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Our research finds that most organizations only have pockets of innovation. They can become more innovative by creating an inclusive culture.

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