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  • About the Author: Amy Lui Abel, Ph.D.

    Amy Lui Abel is Managing Director of Human Capital at The Conference Board. She leads research efforts focusing on human capital analytics, leadership development, labor markets, strategic workforce p…

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24 Sep. 2018 | Comments (0)
Artificial Intelligence: The Key Unifier Between the CIO and CHRO
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).

15 Nov. 2016 | Comments (0)
Helping Leaders Transition to the New World of Work with Coaching
At each step of the leadership journey, the preparation for successfully making the transition is critical to a positive experience certainly for the leader but also for the organization he or she leads. Transitions are not only the visible shifts from one role to another but, when well executed, leaders are prepared, reflective and are poised to be effective quickly in the new role.

21 Oct. 2015 | Comments (0)
It Takes a People Ecosystem to Future-Skill Your Workforce
Creating sustainable talent pools is critical for bridging talent shortage gaps and increasing productivity in the long run. Future-Skilling Your Workforce, new research published by The Conference Board, examines emerging workplace trends that are reshaping corporate talent and learning strategies.

11 Jun. 2012 | Comments (0)
Why Can’t Managers Trust Their Employees to Telework?
The rise of the teleworker has allowed for increased flexibility, and many teleworkers cite such advantages as improved performance and better productivity with fewer distractions. However, managerial acceptance remains one of the significant barriers to successful implementation.

04 Jun. 2012 | Comments (0)
The Rise of the Teleworker: End of Corporate Office Space?
The nature of work is changing…and in so many different ways. With advancements in technologies, work can occur in an office, at home, or traveling through an airport.

13 Apr. 2012 | Comments (2)
Leadership Development Can Be Measured!
A compelling story is building for talent management professionals to understand—leadership development can be measured.

28 Mar. 2012 | Comments (0)
Employee Engagement: Have We Pushed Employees Too Far?
Many companies are struggling to assess engagement in a meaningful way, and at the same time, the trend of using employee engagement as one measure of organizational “success” is increasing.

07 Mar. 2012 | Comments (0)
Are You Thinking About Deploying Internal Coaches Within Your Organization?
Is your organization deploying internal coaches? Executive coaching has been recognized as a powerful tool to support the development of leaders, resulting in an increased use of coaching as an employee development method.