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Human Capital Analytics Publications

2018

  1. Just What Is the Corporate Director's Job? Academia's Perspectives on the Board Member's Job Description

    June 2018 | Research Report

    The latest installment of the Just What Is the Corporate Director's Job? series presents the perspective of academia. Among the findings: academia plays a role in shaping the board’s job by unveiling empirical evidence of distorted behaviors, conflicts of interests, and inefficiencies.

  2. Total Impact Valuation: Appendixes

    June 2018 | Key Business Issues

    Appendixes to Total Impact Valuation. Appendix A: Companies in our sample; Appendix B: Economic, social, and environmental indicators used in total impact valuation methodologies; Appendix C: Examples of valuation approaches by indicator.

  3. Total Impact Valuation: Overview of Current Practices

    June 2018 | Key Business Issues

    Total impact valuation—the practice of quantifying and monetizing a company’s economic, social, and environmental impacts—has almost as many methodologies as it has companies engaging in the practice. 

  4. Total Impact Valuation: Overview of Current Practices (Executive Summary)

    June 2018 | Key Business Issues

    Total impact valuation—the practice of quantifying and monetizing a company’s economic, social, and environmental impacts—has almost as many methodologies as it has companies engaging in the practice. 

  5. Total Impact Valuation: Overview of Current Practices (Expanded Report)

    June 2018 | Key Business Issues

    Total impact valuation—the practice of quantifying and monetizing a company’s economic, social, and environmental impacts—has almost as many methodologies as it has companies engaging in the practice. Includes 3 appendixes.

  6. Innovation Culture and Brand: Measuring Intangibles That Drive Financial Outcomes

    June 2018 | Key Business Issues

    New research from The Conference Board and Tenet Partners reveals that companies with a strong culture of innovation are viewed more favorably and seen as having greater investment potential, among other favorable outcomes.

  7. 23 Truths about Merger Integration: Insights from the 2018 Merger Integration Conference

    June 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    What makes a merger successful? The leaders who make them happen, the employees who make them work, and serious attention to cultural alignment.

  8. 24 Truths about Women's Leadership: Insights from the 2018 Women's Leadership Conference

    May 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    Companies that have more women in leadership positions outperform companies that don’t. It’s time for companies to pay more attention to gender parity and diversity and inclusion initiatives.

  9. Economics Watch® - China View: Growth Steady in Q1; Mixed Signals Cloud Near-Term Outlook

    May 2018 | China Center Publications

    Government-reported GDP readings indicate that China’s economy maintained stable growth in Q1 2018. Growth derived from investment (capital formation) picked up, while growth derived from exports (net exports) dropped off.

  10. 25 Truths about Joint Ventures: Insights from the 2018 Joint Ventures Conference

    May 2018 | Conference KeyNotes

    Joint venture are complex, but they can work if you don’t rush the deal and take the time to develop trust and understand your partners.