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Data and trends about ownership structures, institutional investment and activism, capital funding, M&A’s, IPO’s, venture capital and other issues that can make or break your bottom line.
A range of materials on best practices and recommendations for performing your fiduciary duties, as well as the oversight of business integrity and strategy execution.
The latest research and peer discussions to help you manage market segmentation, brand development, customer satisfaction, social media and investor relations at the highest level.
Insights on how to align your corporate fundraising and grantmaking with your business strategy through the pursuit of relevant social causes and engagement of local communities.
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Tools and methods to identify, assess, and respond to the interrelated business risks you may be facing, along with insights to turn at least some into opportunities.
Benchmarking data and research on the environmental and social practices you are now expected to address – including emissions, water consumption, labor standards, health & safety, and human rights practices.
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Leveraging Employee Engagement Data to Drive Business Impact
13 August, 2014 (New York, NY)
The Change Management Conference
26 - 27 June, 2014 (New York, NY)
CEO Succession Practices: 2014 Edition
April 2014 | Research ReportThe rate of CEO succession in calendar year 2013 was 8.4 percent, down from 10.9 percent in 2012 and below the average succession rate of 10.8 percent for the period 2000–2013.
Corporate Governance Practices in US Initial Public Offerings
April 2014 | Director Notes
A review of the largest US initial public offerings shows that newly public companies have a great deal of latitude in designing their governance structures, at least at the time of their IPO.
Managing the Audit Tender
30 April, 2014 | Special Webcast
In the Netherlands, companies are now required to change auditors every eight years and mandatory rotation is being considered at the EU level.
The Hershey Company: Leveraging Talent to Drive Global Growth
28 April, 2014 | Conference KeyNotesWith a shift in business strategy to grow outside of their traditional markets, hear how The Hershey Company committed to make talent a central part of how they would achieve continued success.