Making Social Enterprises More Effective: The Five-Step Approach to Engaging Stakeholders
July 2017 | Research Report
This Giving Thoughts article proposes a transparent, five-step, multiconstituency approach which places stakeholders at the heart of impact measurement decision making.
25 Truths about Measuring the Impact of Ethics Programs in Your Organization
July 2017 | Conference KeyNotes
Companies need to be aware of and know how to mitigate the underlying system dynamics that can lead to unethical behavior.
Toward a New Measurement of the Value of Government Relations: Adapting Sustainability Measurements to Demonstrate Greater Business Value
July 2017 | Council Perspectives
Judging government relations value by inappropriate criteria shortchanges the discipline and can render a false conclusion to corporate leaders, leading to resource cuts that ultimately harm the firm.
Future of Disaster Philanthropy
July 2017 | Research Report
This Giving Thoughts article describes challenges and opportunities for corporations willing to step up and reimagine the future of disaster philanthropy.
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.
Immigration Policy That Works: Bringing Foreign-Born Workers into High-Shortage Occupations to Grow Our Economy
June 2017 | Committee for Economic Development
This policy brief recommends steps to reform immigration policy, including suggestions for employing both native-born workers and immigrants to flexibly address looming labor shortages.
A Roadmap to Sustainable Supply Chain Standards: Decoding Progress, Challenges, and Best Practices
June 2017 | Key Business Issues
This report is a resource for understanding how sustainable supply chain standards and codes of conduct are evolving, and how companies can adapt to increasing demands for global transparency and accountability.
25 Truths about Women's Leadership: Insights from the 2017 Women's Leadership Conference
June 2017 | Conference KeyNotes
It’s normal for women to be ambitious—but it’s not normal in our culture. Progress requires women to change not themselves and their unique capabilities, but the system that hinders them.
Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific
May 2017 | Research Report
We analyze the 2015 disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies in 12 Asia-Pacific markets: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific Dashboard
May 2017 | Excel Database
Data on 95 environmental and social practices can be segmented by 12 Asia-Pacific economies, 10 sectors, and three revenue groups.