Leadership in Challenging Times: Lucinda "Cindy" Baier, President and CEO, Brookdale Senior Living
September 10 | Sustaining Capitalism Podcast | Comments (0)
In an interview with Lori Esposito Murray, president of the Committee of Economic Development of The Conference Board, Lucinda "Cindy" Baier, President and Chief Executive Officer, Brookdale Senior Living Inc. shared how having a mission-driven organization has helped Brookdale navigate the pandemic.
Former Hewlett Packard CEO, Carly Fiorina, on her new book, Find Your Way
July 17 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join Carly Fiorina, Former CEO of Hewlett Packard, as she discusses her new book which draws on her own remarkable journey, and empirical evidence accumulated over four decades in the workplace, to help her readers unleash their career potential.
Leading Teams Through a Crisis
May 05 | Insights Podcast | Comments (0)
Research by The Conference Board has identified 12 behaviors of highly engaging leaders. As we strive to keep employees engaged during the COVID-19 crisis and afterward into the recovery phase, these 12 behaviors are good reminders of how to best lead virtual teams.
Off the Shelf: Ramping Your Brand
May 05 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join The Conference Board Marketing Institute Leader, JP Kuehlwein, as he talks with Dr. James Richardson, Founder of Premium Growth Solutions, about his new book, Ramping Your Brand. Discover a 4-Part approach to thinking smarter about growth as a consumer packaged goods (CPG) entrepreneur.
Off the Shelf: Developing Management Proficiency During COVID-19
April 08 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Strong behavioral competencies are essential for all managers today, especially during times of crisis. Join Deb Cohen as she discusses her latest book which provides managers at any level with a pragmatic, easy-to-follow roadmap to help develop management skills.
Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg on his book, What’s Your Problem?
April 01 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Have you or your colleagues ever worked hard on something, only to find out you were focusing on the wrong problem entirely? Join author Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg as he discusses his new book which offers leaders a simple, three-step method - Frame, Reframe, Move Forward - that anyone can use to start solving the right problems in order to achieve greater business success.
Veronika Hucke on her new book, Fair Leadership
January 22 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Sarah Bond, Council Director for The Diversity&Inclusion in Business Council at The Conference Board, interviews Veronika Hucke on her new book, Fair Leadership. The book is aimed at business leaders who are curious to know how they can lead fairly and inclusively. Grounded in well-researched data and theories, it is a much needed ‘how-to’ guide, full of recognizable challenges, practical examples and top tips for busy executives.
Lindsey Pollak on her book, The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the Multi-Generational Workplace
December 18 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Lindsey Pollak, a leading expert on the multigenerational workplace, speaks with us about her book The Remix and what leaders and organizations can do to move past stereotypes of different age groups and toward working together more effectively. Learn practical insights on the multigenerational workforce on topics such as leadership, communication, and mentoring.
Why Leadership Development Isn’t Developing Leaders
October 04 | Deborah Rowland, People Director, BBC Worldwide | Comments (0)
Too many business leaders today are out of touch with the employees they lead. Edelman estimates that one in three employees doesn’t trust their employer — despite the fact that billions are spent every year on leadership development. Part of the problem: Our primary method of developing leaders is antithetical to the type of leadership we need.
Leader Development: Beyond the Workplace
November 04 | Cindy McCauley, Senior Fellow, Research and Innovation , Center for Creative Leadership | Comments (0)
A recent conversation with colleagues at Taproot Foundation was a welcome opportunity for me to once again explore the leader development opportunities in people’s lives outside the workplace. Experiences as a volunteer, parent, neighbor, traveler, or hobbyist can enhance a wide range of skills, from selling a concept and planning events to resolving conflict and handling ambiguity.