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  1. Metrics for Innovation Leaders: Using Metrics to Drive Better Outcomes

    17 April, 2019 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs see not having an innovation measurement framework as an important obstacle to future innovation. But how exactly do you measure innovation?

  2. Filling the Pipeline: Advancing More Women into the C-suite and on Corporate Boards

    17 April, 2019 | Committee for Economic Development

    Why have we not seen significant results from diversity and inclusion programs geared toward women? Why are we not seeing more representation in the C-suite and senior leadership roles?

  3. Improving Noncollege Pathways to Skills and Successful Careers

    17 April, 2019 | Committee for Economic Development

    This report looks at three tools to better serve students whose initial entry into the workforce will not necessarily include a traditional college degree.

  4. Responsible Digital: Extending Ethical Business Principles to Digitalization

    10 April, 2019 | Executive Action Report

    Technological change can be transformative and prove to be a force for good – are you ensuring the benefits are shared with everyone and not just a few?

  5. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    10 April, 2019 | Economics Watch Reports

    Yield inversion reflects slowdown, not high recession risk.

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    10 April, 2019 | Economics Watch Reports

    The Euro Area enters Q2 somewhat stronger than expected, despite concerns over Brexit and the slowdown in China.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    10 April, 2019 | Economics Watch Reports

    Emerging market growth momentum may have softened during the past quarter.

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    10 April, 2019 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report.

  9. Human Capital Center Newsletter - April 2019

    04 April, 2019 | Newsletter

    Coaching leaders has become more urgent. Many organizations do not have the leadership capabilities that are needed for future success. Can AI help?

  10. Toward Standardized Social Outcomes for Companies

    03 April, 2019 | Executive Summary

    A new pilot study from The Conference Board and the Impact Genome Project® (IGP) introduces standardized social outcomes to help measure and compare the performance of societal investments. The standardized outcomes allow for benchmark metrics, including efficacy rates and cost per outcome.

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StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2019: On Top of the World…Looking Over the Edge

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