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Human Capital Publications


  1. 24 Insights from the 2019 Women’s Leadership Conference

    June 2019 | Conference KeyNotes

    To achieve gender equality, companies need to change some of their policies to better support women and families and women need to be willing to take more risks.

  2. Human Capital in Review: Voice from Asia Vol. 3, No. 1, 2019

    June 2019 | Human Capital in Review

    This issue focuses on the latest human capital trends and current state of digital transformation among companies in Asia, as well as diversity and inclusion progress in this region.

  3. Human Capital Center Newsletter (US) - June 2019

    June 2019 | Newsletter

    While progress on gender diversity of corporate directors is being reported, a staggering 20 percent of firms in the Russell 3000 index still have no female representatives on their board

  4. 23 Insights from The 2019 Merger Integration Conference

    May 2019 | Conference KeyNotes

    Mergers continue to be big business. 2018 marked a resurgence in global M&A activity, thanks to a rebound in large and mega deals led by Europe and North America. Whatever the size of the deal, cultural alignment and talent selection are paramount, and planning, patience, and proper pacing will make the difference between a deal that falters and a deal that transforms its partners and the business they create together.

  5. China Labor Market Quarterly Update: Q1 2019

    May 2019 | China Center Publications

    In our Quarterly Labor Market Update, we systematically review available data sources and critically assess their coverage and limitations, to outline an accurate picture of key labor market trends in China – both short- and long-term.

  6. Human Capital in Review: Voice from Europe: Focus on Global Mobility

    May 2019 | Human Capital in Review

    International assignments accelerate business growth and leadership development but are becoming more complex to manage. This compilation of thought leadership articles analyses the new trends that global mobility teams must consider. 

  7. Conference Board Societal Report 2018

    May 2019 | Publication

    This report summarizes our work as thought leaders for member organizations and the broader business community in several important areas, including sustainability, corporate philanthropy, social responsibility, education, diversity and inclusion, and sustainable capitalism, among others.

  8. C-Suite Challenge 2019: The Future-Ready Organization: Switzerland

    May 2019 | Key Business Issues

    For our C-Suite executives in Switzerland, threats to global trade systems stands as the top external concern, a headache for 45 percent of respondents. 

  9. 25 Insights from the 2019 Leadership Development Conference

    May 2019 | Conference KeyNotes

    Companies need to change their cultures and redefine the role of leaders to withstand uncertainty, disruption, and innovation. They also need leaders with a growth mindset.

  10. 23 Insights from The 2019 Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances Conference

    May 2019 | Conference KeyNotes

    Joint ventures, whatever their size or makeup, require common elements for success: strong foundations, trusting relationships, built-in metrics, and the flexibility to react to evolving business conditions.