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Global Economic Outlook 2018: Global Economy: Half Empty or Half Full?

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Sustainability Practices 2017 Key Findings

December 2017 | Research Report

Third-party verification of the claims in sustainability reports is on the rise, which is helping investors make better-informed decisions about companies’ risks and opportunities. But companies could still be much more transparent. 

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Manufacturing: A Changing Industry and Workforce

January 18, 2018 | Special Webcast

A changing labor market picture in manufacturing has implications far beyond the sector. This webcast will explore how the changing demands of manufacturing firms can shift prices of goods and profitability for firms both in and out of the sector. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

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Conferences/Events

Cybersecurity Seminar: Crucial Collaborations
January 18 - 19, 2018 (New York, NY)

14th Annual Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management Conference
April 17 - 18, 2018 (Chicago, IL)

The 2018 Joint Ventures Conference
April 19 - 20, 2018 (New York, NY)

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Sustainability Practices 2017 Key Findings
December 2017 | Research Report

Third-party verification of the claims in sustainability reports is on the rise, which is helping investors make better-informed decisions about companies’ risks and opportunities. But companies could still be much more transparent. 

Sustainability Practices Dashboard
December 2017 | Research Report

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

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Negotiating Cloud Services: Managing Cloud Vendor Risks
January 16, 2018 | Special Webcast

Join us for this webcast as our speaker from C&A shares her insights on how best to manage cloud vendor risks. CPE credit available

Manufacturing: A Changing Industry and Workforce
January 18, 2018 | Special Webcast

A changing labor market picture in manufacturing has implications far beyond the sector. This webcast will explore how the changing demands of manufacturing firms can shift prices of goods and profitability for firms both in and out of the sector. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

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