Publications

2016

  1. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth - Chief Talent Officer Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Our research finds that most organizations only have pockets of innovation. They can become more innovative by creating an inclusive culture.

  2. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth - CHRO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Can diversity and inclusion make innovation easier? New research indicates that inclusion and innovation are indeed correlated, and that diversity of thought, specifically, contributes to better innovation.

  3. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth - CFO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    In today’s challenging and complex business environment, companies that innovate with a culture of inclusion are the ones that will continue to grow.

  4. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth - CEO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    It is now widely accepted that diverse groups generate more innovative ideas than homogenous ones. But diversity alone is meaningless without an inclusive culture that values and actively encourages diversity of thought.

  5. Inclusion + Innovation: Leveraging Diversity of Thought to Generate Business Growth

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    To understand the enablers and barriers to leveraging inclusion to capture new ideas, The Conference Board conducted a global survey of leaders responsible for either innovation or diversity and inclusion (D&I).

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch Emerging Markets View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Renewed financial market turbulence add to downside risks for emerging markets growth

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    The US consumer should drive the economy early in 2016, but there's little firepower from other growth drivers.

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Euro Area outlook remains positive, despite rising concerns about global growth outlook

  9. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: CFO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    More unpredictability and more volatility mean more risks in the global business environment—and more opportunities. This report outlines how chief financial officers can guide their companies to commercial success.

  10. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: CEO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Respondents to our annual CEO Challenge survey show it will take an aligned, agile, and innovative organization to seize opportunities for commercial success. Analysis of CEO responses on six major challenge areas yields insight into the strategies CEOs are employing today to strengthen and grow their organizations.