Europe Publications

2017

  1. Divergent Views/Common Ground: The Leadership Perspectives of C-Suite Executives and Millennial Leaders

    This report sheds light on the leadership values and preferences of these two cohorts, and in light of the findings, outlines the steps organizations can take for enhanced performance.

    (Research Report, January 2017)

2016

  1. 25 Truths about Succession Management: Insights from the 12th Succession Management Conference

    Companies have fewer candidates to take over the top spot today than they did five years ago. Boards should take key steps to insure a smooth transition at the top.

    (Conference KeyNotes, December 2016)

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    Solid economic data point to continued growth toward the end of 2016, but the overall outlook remains fragile.

    (Economics Watch Reports, December 2016)

  3. Employing Analytics to Enhance Workplace Productivity

    Through the use of workforce analytics, organizations can examine the quality of productivity initiatives to identify and deliver the productivity gains that make the difference between thriving and surviving.

    (Research Report, December 2016)

  4. Follow the Leader: The Adoption and Use of Instagram by the Inc. 500 and the Fortune 500

    This SNCR 2020 article examines the commonalities of Inc. 500 and Fortune 500 companies that have adopted Instagram.

    (Research Report, December 2016)

  5. Europe 2.0? Four Scenarios for Europe Post-Brexit

    We present four scenarios for how the EU could fare in the medium term after the existential crisis of Brexit. In each scenario, some sectors and industries benefit more than others.

    (Research Report, December 2016)

  6. 20 Truths about Human Capital Analytics: Insights from the 2016 Human Capital Analytics Conference

    As human capital analytics grows, it is no longer considered merely optional to HR strategy. Early adopters have used HCA to increase HR efficiency as well as overall business performance. 

    (Conference KeyNotes, December 2016)

  7. 25 Truths about Talent Acquisition: Insights from the 3rd Annual Talent Acquisition Conference

    Talent acquisition is no longer a support function—it is a strategic partner that can help a company make money. Attracting the right people is the big challenge.

    (Conference KeyNotes, November 2016)

  8. Sustainability Practices Dashboard

    The Conference Board Sustainability Practices Dashboard analyzes the most recent disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies around the world. 

    (Research Report, November 2016)

  9. Sustainability Practices 2016 Key Findings

    One key finding from the 2016 Sustainability Practices Dashboard: while an increasing number of companies include sustainability performance metrics as a factor in executive compensation, they are routinely reticent to disclose the specifics of those metrics.

    (Research Report, November 2016)