Employee Engagement Publications

2017

  1. 25 Truths about Resilience & Well-Being: Insights from the 2017 Resilience & Well-Being Conference

    October 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    Resilience—the ability to recover quickly from negative events—correlates with personal health and business success. In today’s stressful business environment, resilience tools can prevent burnout and aid focus.

  2. Job Satisfaction 2017 Edition: More Opportunity and Satisfaction in a Tighter Labor Market

    September 2017 | Research Report

    Job satisfaction has improved for the sixth year in a row, and much of the improvement is due to the improvement in the labor market. The Conference Board Job Satisfaction survey explains this trend and other useful insights about US employees’ sentiments about work based on our annual survey.

  3. 18 Truths about Sustainability: Insights from the 16th Annual Sustainability Summit

    August 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    Sustainability reporting needs to be built into everyday business activities, especially since it has become a tool to attract mainstream investors. 

  4. Human Capital in Europe: Forward-Thinking Strategies for Meeting the Decade's Challenges

    July 2017 | Research Report

    We find considerable alignment between what CEOs and HR executives of companies based in Europe view as their major challenges through 2020. 

  5. Turning Silver into Gold: Tapping into the Mature Workforce to Close Europe's Widening Talent Gaps

    July 2017 | Key Business Issues

    Europe's workforce is aging and possibly shrinking as well. Retaining and retraining mature workers can help stem the tide of workforce defections and fill in skills gaps.

  6. Business Contributions to the Arts: 2017 Edition

    June 2017 | Research Report

    The Conference Board and Americans for the Arts jointly conducted this survey which examines trends in business support and employee engagement for the arts.The report segments aggregate data across industries and size groups.

  7. 25 Truths about Leadership Development: Insights from the 2017 Leadership Development Conference

    June 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    What makes a leader? While leadership roles may be formal and staid, leadership development professionals are finding that even employees without managerial authority can influence the business culture of an organization.

  8. Mental Health and Well-Being In The Workplace: What Works and Why It Makes Business Sense

    May 2017 | Research Report

    This report provides recommendations and resources for those looking to begin a well-being initiative at their organization. Four organizations and their well-being programs are profiled in this report: Barclays, RBS, Unilever, and Bupa UK.

  9. 22 Truths about Strategic Community Impact: Insights from the Strategic Community Impact Symposium

    March 2017 | Conference KeyNotes

    Becoming involved in the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals can help companies boost employee engagement, increase brand value and customer loyalty, build trust, and reinforce the social contract with society.

  10. Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Future of Work (Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017)

    March 2017 | Human Capital in Review

    This series focuses on the Future of Work and how technology is transforming every aspect of work—and in the process, opening a Pandora’s box of complex issues for today’s human capital practitioners.