Art Markman on his new book, Bring Your Brain to Work
October 28 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
Join The Conference Board Senior Vice President of HR, Jennifer Tarlow, as she interviews author, Dr. Art Markman, Annabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor at the University of Illinois and Executive Director of the IC2 Institute, on his new book which examines three essential elements of a successful career – getting a job, excelling at work, and finding your next position – and expertly illustrates how cognitive science, especially psychology, sheds fascinating and useful light on each of th
Consumers think it's a good time to spend - Q3 update on consumer confidence in Europe
October 17 | Indications Podcast | Comments (0)
In this podcast, Ilaria Maselli (Senior Economist) and Margaret Murphy (Manager Webcast Programme) deep dive into the quarter 3 results for Europe of The Global Consumer Confidence Index by The Conference Board and Nielsen. They also discuss specific countries of interest, as well as preferences and concerns of European consumers.
Mike Mister on his new book, How to Lead Smart People: Leadership for Professionals
October 10 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
In this podcast, Mike talks core and soft leadership skills and offers advice on how to look after yourself as a team leader, how to build resilience in tough situations, but also how to develop creativity and extend your skill base so that you are constantly learning.
Esther Stanhope on her new book, Goodbye Glossophobia
October 09 | Off the Shelf Podcast | Comments (0)
In this podcast, Esther shares tips to stand in the spotlight and speak confidently in front of audiences, from meetings and pitches to conferences and job interviews.
Global Consumer Confidence: Despite Rising Anxieties, Consumers Remain Steadfast (Q3 2019)
October 07 | Indications Podcast | Comments (0)
The discrepancy between how CEOs view economic prospects (gradually worse) and how consumers continue to feel economically (positive overall) has never been bigger. Which markets have gained and lost confidence the most since the previous quarter? What consumer concern has grown the most? What can we expect for the road ahead? Find out in this conversation featuring The Conference Board’s Chief Economist, Bart van Ark, and Denise Dahlhoff, Senior Researcher focused on consumer topics.
How Procter & Gamble makes Sustainability part of its Strategy, Brands and Balance Sheet with Virginie Helias, Chief Sustainability Officer.
October 07 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
This interview talks about both, how Virginie Helias as a Marketing Leader discovered Sustainability to be a positive business driver and how she helped the P&G corporation to embrace it as such, formulate a mission and operationalize it. An undertaking she illustrates with many examples and which is still ‘work-in-progress’ across the company and the industry.
Building Sustainable Brands: A Packaging and Operational Approach with Tom Szaky
September 26 | Influencers Podcast | Comments (0)
The ever-more environmentally conscious consumer is on the lookout for companies and brands that produce sustainable products through low-impact operations. Since 2001, TerraCycle has led the way by recycling hard-to-recycle materials and turning them into new products. But can a company inject a sustainability mindset beyond its own operations? Marketing Institute Leader JP Kuehlwein talks to TerraCycle Founder and CEO Tom Szaky about how to build a sustainable brand.
Western Union Foundation: Opportunity Beyond Borders
September 24 | ESG News and Views Podcast | Comments (0)
Elizabeth Roscoe, Global Head, Corporate Brand & Purpose and Executive Director, Western Union Foundation, discusses the foundation’s new goal to invest $15 million within three years, with a focus on empowering displaced and marginalized youth to succeed in today’s technology driven global economy.
Strengthening the American Workforce: Women in Computing and Technology Careers
September 20 | Sustaining Capitalism Podcast | Comments (0)
Despite its importance to US economic competitiveness, women continue to be an underrepresented force in technology. Lucy Sanders, CEO and Co-founder of the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), and Paula Stern, Founder and President of The Stern Group, discuss NCWIT’s efforts to “revolutionize the face of technology” by increasing girls' and women's participation throughout the tech ecosystem, from education to industry.
Higher Expectations: How Organizations Engage with Social Change Issues
September 20 | Insights Podcast | Comments (0)
Social change issues should matter to organizations because they matter to their employees and customers, both of whom affect overall profitability. Join Robin Erickson, PhD, and Amanda Popiela as they discuss their latest research report focused on how organizations approach social change and the choices they have when they decide to do so. They will also share the findings of an online survey with over 500 respondents and interviews with 10 executives at global organizations.