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StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Escaping the Global Economy's Holding Pattern

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The Future of Digital Transformation and Innovation unConference

06 - 07 October, 2016 (Brussels, Belgium)

Foster Innovation and Navigate the Digital Economy

StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Quality over Quantity: How Business Can Generate Sustainable Growth in a Slow Global Economy

May 2016 | Key Business Issues

Our outlook for global economic growth remains modest at 2.4 percent in 2016 and 2.7 percent in 2017. While growth rates between mature and emerging markets have rapidly converged, significant variation between regions remains.

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The Conference Board Economics Watch®

12 July, 2016 | Economics Watch

What role can expanding immigrant hiring play in helping businesses plug talent gaps? Foreign-born workers in the US are spread unevenly across occupations and locations. CPE credit available

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The Future of Digital Transformation and Innovation unConference
06 - 07 October, 2016 (Brussels, Belgium)

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StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Quality over Quantity: How Business Can Generate Sustainable Growth in a Slow Global Economy
May 2016 | Key Business Issues

Our outlook for global economic growth remains modest at 2.4 percent in 2016 and 2.7 percent in 2017. While growth rates between mature and emerging markets have rapidly converged, significant variation between regions remains.

The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View
May 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

Sentiment improved somewhat into the second quarter of 2016, but emerging markets’ economic fundamentals are weak and the growth outlook remains fragile.

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6 Things You Need To Know To Successfully Navigate The New Digital Economy
06 July, 2016 | Special Webcast

This webcast will explore the impact of digitization on productivity, growth, and labor markets and offer insights into the challenges and opportunities digitization brings for businesses.

The Conference Board Economics Watch®
12 July, 2016 | Economics Watch

What role can expanding immigrant hiring play in helping businesses plug talent gaps? Foreign-born workers in the US are spread unevenly across occupations and locations. CPE credit available

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