Corporate Finance

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.

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Corporate Governance

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.

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Marketing & Communications

The latest research and peer learning resources to help you manage market segmentation, brand development, customer satisfaction, corporate communications, social media and investor relations at the highest level. Our focus reflects a wide perspective at the convergence of corporate communication, new networking technologies, and marketing.

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Philanthropy & Citizenship

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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Quality Management

Guidance in protecting both sales and your reputation through the standards and techniques of quality assurance, performance assessment, compliance management, supplier relationships, and product and service improvement.

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Risk Management

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.

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The Conference Board Initiative on Sustainability™

The Conference Board Initiative on Sustainability™ focuses its research, peer learning and leadership development activities on the practice of sustainability. These efforts produce insights to help executives develop, implement and benchmark programs that improve shareholder value and contribute to a societal mission.



Our focus reflects a wide perspective in which corporate philanthropy, citizenship, and sustainability are converging and provides practitioners with a portfolio of services in the areas of:

 

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Products & Services

Conferences

21st Annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference
06 - 07 June, 2017 (New York, NY)

Social Media & HR Seminars
08 - 09 December, 2016 (New York, NY)

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Publications

The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2016: Asia Regional Report
July 2016 | Key Business Issues

In this year’s survey, CEO respondents in the Asia-Pacific region and India focus on building organizational capability and high-performing cultures around engagement, performance, inclusion, and continual improvement to drive better business results and inspire innovation.

25 Truths about Corporate Communications
June 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

Stakeholders and the public expect companies to play fair and contribute to society. It falls to corporate communications to explain the company’s societal relevance and the value it contributes—beyond financial metrics.

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Webcasts

Board Oversight: A key pillar of sustainability leadership
26 July, 2016 | KnowlEdge Series

Active engagement from the board of directors is a key determinant of sustainability leadership. This webcast examines the business practices that define leadership in corporate sustainability, with a special focus on the role of the board. CPE credit available

Latest Tax Legislation Trends and Their Impact on Corporate Financing Strategy
26 July, 2016 | Special Webcast

In this webcast we will hear from a corporate tax executive at Shell on how his interactions with his treasury counterpart are helping shape the company’s financing strategy. CPE credit available

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Read what philanthropy experts have to say about the most pressing issues affecting corporate giving and social impact.

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Corporate Leadership Benchmarking
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