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2017

  1. 25 Truths about Health Care: Insights from the 17th Annual Health Care Conference

    26 April, 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    Companies are taking a more holistic approach to their wellness programs by expanding them to include emotional and financial health.

     

  2. Procurement at the Crossroads: How Digital Trends, Risks, and Value-Creating Opportunities Are Redefining the Role of Procurement in the Digital Age

    18 April, 2017 | Research Report

    As technologies evolve, procurement’s added value will lie less in cost savings and more in strategic leadership. The future of procurement requires investing in critical competencies and key enablers to ensure competitive advantage in a digital age. 

  3. Fixing America’s Roads and Bridges:The Path Forward

    17 April, 2017 | Committee for Economic Development

    Transportation is a critical aspect of the US economy but capital investments in this important infrastructure are not keeping pace. In this policy brief, CED recommends actions to address the challenges facing America’s surface transportation system.

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    13 April, 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Emerging markets see improvement in sentiment, but strong headwinds are likely to cap the upside in growth.

  5. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    13 April, 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    There is a widespread perception that the business climate in the Euro Area is improving. Available data - other than surveys - match these optimistic expectations only to some extent. 

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    12 April, 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Economic activity lags behind stronger confidence 

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    12 April, 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report

  8. 25 Truths about Joint Ventures

    11 April, 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    More and more, companies are looking to joint ventures: to help topline growth, allay local fears about loss of intellectual property to foreign competitors, and to help companies enter new international markets. 

  9. 30 Truths about Cybersecurity

    11 April, 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    There are two kinds of companies: those that have been hacked and those that don’t know it yet. Cyber risk is not just an IT concern, but a crucial business issue.

  10. 24 Truths about Executive Coaching

    11 April, 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    Rather than merely mitigating damaging behaviors, today’s executive coaches play a crucial role in driving successful teamwork, self-empowerment, and lasting change for the full spectrum of executives.

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Straight Talk February 2017

StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Uncertainty and Global Growth Make Strange Bedfellows

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