Michael Beer on his latest book, Fit to Compete
December 11 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join Harvard Business School professor, Michael Beer, as he sits down with The Conference Board VP of US Councils and former VP of HR, Russell Morris, to explain why organizational silence has become the killer of many organizations. Discover a time-tested innovative process that has been used by hundreds of corporations for holding these honest conversations, critical to the future success of your business.
Mike Mister on his new book, How to Lead Smart People: Leadership for Professionals
October 10 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
In this podcast, Mike talks core and soft leadership skills and offers advice on how to look after yourself as a team leader, how to build resilience in tough situations, but also how to develop creativity and extend your skill base so that you are constantly learning.
Nick Morgan on How to Connect with People in a Virtual World
July 18 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join communication expert Nick Morgan as he discusses his new book, Can You Hear Me?: How to Connect with People in a Virtual World, which outlines five big problems with virtual communication and offers entrepreneurs, business professionals, and managers a clear path forward for helping us connect better with others in a more virtual world.
June 11 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join Ron Williams, former chairman, president and CEO of Aetna Inc., as he sits down with Dr. Rebecca Ray, Executive Vice President of Human Capital at The Conference Board, to discuss his recent book, Learning to Lead: The Journey to Leading Yourself, Leading Others, and Leading an Organization, which helps future business leaders develop the professional management qualities needed to deliver personal, interpersonal, and organizational success.
John Gaddis discusses leadership lessons and his book, On Grand Strategy
March 22 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join John Lewis Gaddis as he discusses his latest book, On Grand Strategy, which explores the art of leadership by focusing on the lessons learned from great historical leaders spanning from Herodotus to Franklin Roosevelt.
In the Shadow of Thanksgiving
November 20 | Robin Erickson, Ph.D., Principal Researcher, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
As we think about Thanksgiving and being thankful for all that we have in our lives, what are you doing to engender a spirit of generosity among your coworkers? How can you make someone’s day by doing something unexpected, out of the ordinary? How can we make kindness the ordinary? Do Good. Be Kind.
Artificial Intelligence: The Key Unifier Between the CIO and CHRO
September 24 | Amy Lui Abel, PhD, Vice President, Human Capital Research, The Conference Board | Lyle Yorks, Distinguished Principal Research Fellow, Human Capital, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
Current debates regarding the future of AI often center around its impact on front-line workers and business operations. But companies should place more priority on the role AI will have on the C-Suite. Both now and even more so down the road, the implications of AI will warrant unprecedented collaboration between two key roles: the Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO) and Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Q&A with Amanda MacArthur: Leadership Development with Social Impact
July 21 | Alex Parkinson, Communications Institute Co-Leader, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
PYXERA Global helps companies send employees on skills-based assignments with nonprofit and government partners. PYXERA Global’s VP of Global Pro Bono and Engagement, Amanda MacArthur, answered my questions regarding the benefits such programs bring, and trends the industry is seeing.