The Conference Board Publications http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board Publications en-us Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:10:23 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2018 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. CEO and Executive Compensation Practices 2018 Edition <p><em>CEO and Executive Compensation Practices: 2018 Edition&nbsp;</em>documents trends in senior management compensation. It benchmarks individual elements of compensation packages and the features of short term and long-term incentive plans (STIs and LTIs), provides details on shareholder advisory votes on executive compensation (say-on-pay), and outlines practices on board oversight of compensation design.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8161 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8161 Innovation & Productivity Center Newsletter - October 2018 <p>Hiring talent from startups can be a powerful strategy to drive real change but only when that talent is integrated into existing team structures and empowered to lead by example</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8197 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8197 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> Economic Series Report <p>Monthly economic series report.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8191 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8191 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> United States View <p>High growth environment, but slowing growth is ahead.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8192 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8192 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View <p>The Euro Area economy continues to grow, even though growth has been losing steam.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8193 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8193 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> Emerging Markets View <p>The overall economic outlook for emerging economies continues to moderate.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8194 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8194 Labor Markets Center Newsletter - October 2018 <p>Employers should consider what&rsquo;s within their control to shape employee job satisfaction</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8196 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8196 Global Leadership Forecast 2018: 25 Research Insights to Fuel Your People Strategy - China <p><span>As part of the Global Leadership Forecast 2018 research study, this report highlights responses from leaders in China</span>.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8186 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8186 Global Leadership Forecast 2018: 25 Research Insights to Fuel Your People Strategy - Philippines <p><span>As part of the Global Leadership Forecast 2018 research study, this report highlights responses from leaders in the Philippines.</span></p> Wed, 10 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8187 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8187 Director Notes India: Responsible Business Practices&mdash;India Perspective <p>This <em>Director Note</em> examines the emerging trends around sustainability and business responsibility for top Indian companies.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8168 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8168 Sustainability Center Newsletter - October 2018 <p>Can companies abide by the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)? It depends on three factors</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8190 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8190 Building Leadership with Skills-Based Volunteering: The Nonprofit Opportunity <p>In this&nbsp;<em>Giving Thougths,&nbsp;</em>Taproot Foundation and Team4Tech partnered to further the social sector's understanding of the leadership development benefits of skills-based volunteering&mdash;focusing exclusively on nonprofits' outcomes from such intiatives.</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8185 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8185 China Center Newsletter - October 2018 <p>Illuminating where value is created and where it is ultimately consumed in trade is critical to accurately mapping out trade exposures and their associated risks</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8188 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8188 Human Capital Analytics Center Newsletter - October 2018 <p>Use artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to help improve the employee experience and your bottom line</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8189 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8189 When Does Gender Diversity on Boards Benefit Companies? <div>Whether gender diversity&nbsp;produces a &ldquo;diversity dividend&rdquo; depends on&nbsp;the nature of the benefit of including women on a board.</div> Fri, 05 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8180 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8180 Metro: Harnessing the Power of Digital (Sustainable Procurement Case Study) <p class="3S-Bodytext">This case study explores Metro&rsquo;s traceability initiative journey.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8142 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8142 Marriott International, Inc.: Partnering with External Providers to Drive Sustainability (Sustainable Procurement Case Study) <p class="3S-Bodytext">This case study reflects on the lessons learned from and the impact of the Marriott Sustainability Assessment Program.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8141 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8141 Sustainable Procurement: Lessons from Leading Companies <p>Embracing sustainable procurement practices can help companies manage business risks, achieve costs savings through material efficiency gains, enhance their brand reputation, and manage suppliers more effectively.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8145 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8145 Huawei: Leveraging Procurement/CSR Nexus (Sustainable Procurement Case Study) <p class="3S-Bodytext">This case study focuses on Huawei&rsquo;s approach to leverage procurement and CSR team partnerships to realize both tangible and intangible benefits.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8140 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8140 CNH Industrial: Engaging Suppliers to Spur Innovation (Sustainable Procurement Case Study) <p class="3S-Bodytext">This case study delves deep into CNH Industrial&rsquo;s approach to supplier engagement to drive innovation.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8139 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=8139