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The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

July 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

Economic activity among major emerging markets continues to slow, with downside risks to outweigh upside in the second half of 2015.

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Strengthening Manufacturing Competitiveness

27 July, 2015 | KnowlEdge Series®

Where is manufacturing productivity the highest, and how can you become more competitive in the sector? Join us for an interactive discussion on our newest productivity research, and discover productivity-enhancing practices for your business. CPE credit

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19th Annual Global Business and Shared Services Conference
22 - 23 October, 2015 (New York, New York)

Change Management Workshop
03 - 04 November, 2015 (Chicago, IL)

11th Annual Organization Design and Diagnostics Conference
10 - 11 December, 2015 (New York, NY)

Publications

The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View
July 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

Economic activity among major emerging markets continues to slow, with downside risks to outweigh upside in the second half of 2015.

The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Europe Edition
July 2015 | Key Business Issues

CEOs in Europe appear more focused on the highly volatile macro political and economic global risk environment than are CEOs in other parts of the world.

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Webcasts

Book Discussion: Diversity Managers: Angels of Mercy or Barbarians at the Gate
16 July, 2015 | Special Webcast
Shelton Goode will guide human resource professionals in locating the strengths and weaknesses of their organization’s diversity strategies, while helping them discover best practices to better meet specific business goals.

Strengthening Manufacturing Competitiveness
27 July, 2015 | KnowlEdge Series®

Where is manufacturing productivity the highest, and how can you become more competitive in the sector? Join us for an interactive discussion on our newest productivity research, and discover productivity-enhancing practices for your business. CPE credit

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