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2018

  1. Economics Watch - China View: Growth Slowed In December, But Leading Indicators Suggest A Near-Term Uptick

    09 February, 2018 | China Center Publications

    Growth slowed in China in December in fixed asset investment, industrial production, and retail sales. But The Conference Board LEI for China suggests strengthening growth momentum, in particular due to a relatively strong outlook for consumption. 

  2. 23 Truths about Cybersecurity: Insights from the Cybersecurity Conference: Crucial Collaborations

    09 February, 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    Organizations can’t prevent all cyberattacks, but they can mitigate their effects. This requires enterprise risk management programs guided by a cyber-knowledgeable board and a leadership team that knows its risk appetite.

  3. 25 Truths about Performance Management: Insights from The Performance Management Conference

    07 February, 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    Performance management and change management are closely linked. Companies are revamping their programs to be more agile and more closely match entrepreneurial ways of working.

  4. Global Leadership Forecast 2018: 25 Research Insights to Fuel Your People Strategy

    29 January, 2018 | Research Report

    The Global Leadership Forecast is the largest research study of its kind, examining the state of leadership development practices and leader experiences across organizations in major industries around the globe. 

  5. What Is the 'New Paradigm' Framework? Highlights of The Conference Board Governance Center Fall 2017 Meeting

    25 January, 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    A central premise of Martin Lipton’s "New Paradigm" is that corporations and institutional investors can together forge a meaningful and successful private-sector solution.

  6. 20 Truths about Human Capital Analytics: Insights from the Human Capital Analytics Conference

    25 January, 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    Starting a human capital analytics function can help you make better business decisions. Having clean data and incorporating artificial intelligence will make your analytics function even stronger.

  7. China Center Chart Deck: Assessing the comparative economic risk levels of Chinese provinces

    23 January, 2018 | China Center Publications

    Data show provincial economic risk levels generally decreased in 2016; heading into 2018, the risk status is likely similar, or even improved, since YE2016. However, risk levels remain elevated.

  8. Impact of Demographic Trends on US Consumer Spending: Incorporating the Effect of Race/Ethnicity

    19 January, 2018 | Key Business Issues

    US population growth over the next decade is likely to vary dramatically by age, race/ethnicity, and geography, which will create differences in consumer spending growth across products and regions.

  9. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: Reinventing the Organization for the Digital Age

    18 January, 2018 | Key Business Issues

    As the global economy appears to have shaken off six years of stagnation, CEOs and C-Suite executives are increasingly acknowledging the need for radical reinvention.

  10. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: Reinventing the Organization for the Digital Age (Executive Summary)

    18 January, 2018 | Key Business Issues

    As the global economy appears to have shaken off six years of stagnation, CEOs and C-Suite executives are increasingly acknowledging the need for radical reinvention.

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