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Business Savvy

Knowledgeable about how businesses operate; continually scans the environment for changing conditions and to understand competitors; applies best practices and proven management techniques to drive revenues and results.

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Highlights

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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Economics Watch

October 10, 2018

Tight labor markets have been a key element driving the strong US economic environment. This program examines the slow growth of non-traditional work arrangements and opportunities to increase such growth using labor market platforms. CPE credit available

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The Risk of a UK Recession is Growing

(Global Economy Center Blog, September 2018)

Continued uncertainty over the outcome of Brexit negotiations is not helping. Unemployment in the UK now stands at its lowest level in four decades. Gross domestic product growth at the start of the third quarter of 2018 also shows an economy in decent shape, having grown faster than in the prior two quarters.

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Products & Services

Publications

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Webcasts

  • Window On Oil Prices

    September 26, 2018

    It’s one of those evergreen questions: where will the price of oil go? Join our next Window On episode to learn the many factors which determine where oil prices may go next and how this will impact business. CPE credit available

  • Economics Watch

    October 10, 2018

    Tight labor markets have been a key element driving the strong US economic environment. This program examines the slow growth of non-traditional work arrangements and opportunities to increase such growth using labor market platforms. CPE credit available

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Blogs

  • The Risk of a UK Recession is Growing

    (Global Economy Center Blog, September 2018)

    Continued uncertainty over the outcome of Brexit negotiations is not helping. Unemployment in the UK now stands at its lowest level in four decades. Gross domestic product growth at the start of the third quarter of 2018 also shows an economy in decent shape, having grown faster than in the prior two quarters.
  • CEO Activism in 2018

    (Citizenship and Philanthropy Blog, September 2018)

    Nearly half of Americans believe CEOs can influence the government, although that doesn't necessarily mean the country thinks CEOs should speak out about social issues. Americans are split on whether company leaders should try to use their influence in the public domain, but doing so could benefit the business, since nearly half of the country would be more likely to purchase from a company whose CEO has taken a stance on an issue that they agree with.
  • Companies Quick to Take Action On Hurricane Florence

    (Citizenship and Philanthropy Blog, September 2018)

    Build your community disaster-response strategy around your company’s core competencies. Your company has already developed strengths and knowledge in a specific area. Support a disaster-response strategy that aligns with that expertise to potentially save lives or lighten the burden of a disaster. Case in point: Airbnb is offering free lodging to people fleeing Hurricane Florence in the Carolinas.

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