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Strategic Thinking

Formulates objectives and priorities, and implements plans consistent with long-term interests of the organization in a global environment. Capitalizes on opportunities and manages risks.

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Highlights

Change is the Only Constant: How to Communicate It and Win

December 11 - 12, 2018 |(New York, NY)

Effective Strategies to Communicate and Sustain Change

The Future of Work: Frontline Challenges in an Era of Digital Transformation

August 2018

Based on the insights of more than 250 C-suite and senior level executives who attended The Future of Work: The Strategic HR Joint Council Meeting in May 2018, this report outlines the future of work and the evolutionary impact digital transformation is having, and will have, on business organizations from the perspective of HR executives.

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Global Leadership Forecast

January 08, 2019

Join this interactive webcast on the topic of Digital-Era Leadership, featuring Amanda Popiela from The Conference Board and Joe Dettmann from EY. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

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Introducing CEO Briefs: Q3 US Consumer Demand and the Outlook for 2019

(Consumer Dynamics Center Blog, November 2018)

Overall spending growth has remained strong and can stay strong in 2019 as long as a strong labor market and consumer confidence remain in place, and policy surprises like dramatic changes to trade policy are kept to a minimum.

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Conferences/Events

Publications

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Webcasts

  • Global Leadership Forecast

    December 11, 2018

    Join this interactive webcast on the topic of Rethinking Leadership Potential: Making the Most of High-Potential Talent, featuring Rebecca Ray from the Conference Board and Evan Sinar from DDI. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

  • Global Leadership Forecast

    January 08, 2019

    Join this interactive webcast on the topic of Digital-Era Leadership, featuring Amanda Popiela from The Conference Board and Joe Dettmann from EY. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

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Blogs

  • Introducing CEO Briefs: Q3 US Consumer Demand and the Outlook for 2019

    (Consumer Dynamics Center Blog, November 2018)

    Overall spending growth has remained strong and can stay strong in 2019 as long as a strong labor market and consumer confidence remain in place, and policy surprises like dramatic changes to trade policy are kept to a minimum.
  • On Governance: 'The future ain’t what it used to be' – at least for board directors

    (The Governance Center Blog, November 2018)

    The recommendations in the NACD’s Blue Ribbon Commission report on board oversight of disruptive risks are relevant and should be considered a “must-read.” Unfortunately, what it doesn’t say as bluntly and strongly as it needs to say it is that the information many boards receive today from senior management isn’t what’s required to meet these new expectations.
  • Are you strategically engaging on the UN SDGs in China yet?

    (Sustainability Center Blog, November 2018)

    For most businesses in China, including foreign firms, directly addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is unchartered territory. Many companies are still in the early stages of their sustainability journey in China, and existing programs often lack strategic intent or deep commitment. We see a tremendous opportunity for foreign firms to exploit areas of Chinese policy and SDG alignment to raise the impact and relevance of their sustainability programs in China.

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