Innovation Publications


  1. Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Mid-Market Edition

    September 2015 | Key Business Issues

    A detailed analysis of results from mid-market respondents to the 2015 edition of The Conference Board CEO Challenge® survey.

  2. Job Satisfaction: 2015 Edition: A Lot More Jobs—A Little More Satisfaction

    September 2015 | Research Report

    In the latest survey, US job satisfaction rose slightly for the fourth consecutive year to the highest level since 2008. The increase may be partly due to the tightening labor market.

  3. Future-Skilling Assessment Guide: Building a Conversation about Talent with Key Executive Leaders

    August 2015 | Key Business Issues

    This guide will help talent practitioners open a meaningful dialogue about talent and future skill building with key executives in the organization. This fillable form was created by the authors of The Conference Board Key Business Issues reports on Future-Skilling Your Workforce.

  4. Future-Skilling Your Workforce: Implications for the CHRO

    August 2015 | Key Business Issues

    To keep pace with the changing business landscape, companies need to ensure employees have the right skills to meet long-term goals. CHROs can initiate this effort by looking at talent systems holistically.

  5. Future-Skilling Your Workforce: Strategic Overview

    August 2015 | Key Business Issues

    For the past few years, companies have been facing talent shortages and declining productivity. They can mitigate these challenges by implementing a robust future-skilling program that is aligned with business goals.

  6. Future-Skilling Your Workforce: Leveraging People Strategies for Developing Future Capabilities

    August 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Companies need to future-skill their talent to increase agility and better position themselves for a volatile future. The key is having a people ecosystem that focuses on integrating talent management systems holistically.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    August 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    There are strong headwinds ahead for major emerging economies.

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    August 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The economy continues on a moderate path buffeted by weak growth abroad and weak investment at home.

  9. Big Data Doesn’t Mean ‘Big Brother’: Employee Trust and the Next Generation of Human Capital Analytics

    May 2015 | Key Business Issues

    We expect to see a widening performance gap between companies that excel at using new data sources and tools to optimize human capital and those that don’t.

  10. Big Data Doesn't Mean 'Big Brother' (Implications for CFO)

    May 2015 | Key Business Issues

    We expect to see enhanced competitive advantage for organizations at the leading edge of HCA that excel at using new data sources and tools to optimize human capital.


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