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Mergers & Acquisitions Council
The European Council on Mergers and Acquisitions is designed to help companies plan and implement value creating acquisitions, mergers and divestitures by sharing best practices, ideas and experiences in their M&A related activities.
Health and Safety Council
The council brings together Health & Safety Global Leaders, from different industries and countries and large companies across EMEA, to exchange knowledge, best practices, approaches on effectiveness of their programmes and priorities.
The Engagement Institute Europe
The Engagement Institute provides a forum for leaders and seasoned practitioners to share innovative strategies and practical ideas in order to articulate the impact of human capital investments. Through interaction with cohorts in the US and Europe (and
The Euro Area economy continues to grow, even though growth has been losing steam.(Economics Watch Reports, October 2018)
In a post-GDPR world where data privacy is a growing concern, companies must earn the trust of employees, job applicants, and contingent workers if they want to continue analyzing human capital data to generate business insights.(Key Business Issues, September 2018)
EU Circular Economy Package
November 13, 2018 03:00 PM CET [15:00] (Brussels), 09:00 AM ET [09:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
Join us for this webcast as we look at the concept of circular economy and discuss the opportunities and risks associated with the EU Circular Economy Package. CPE credit available
Customer-Centricity: Developing a Customer-Obsessed Culture
November 20, 2018 03:00 PM CET [15:00] (Brussels), 09:00 AM ET [09:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
Join us for this webcast as guest speaker Stuart Crawford-Browne, a regular judge of the UK Customer Experience Awards, shares his insights on how developing a customer-obsessed culture can help achieve competitive advantage. CPE credit available
Commonsense Corporate Governance Principles 2.0 Launched
Seven CEOs of companies that are members of The Conference Board Governance Center are among 20 who have signed on to the Commonsense Corporate Governance Principles 2.0, which has been endorsed by the Governance Center and the Business Roundtable and will be hosted by the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School. (The Governance Center Blog, October 2018)
Book Discussion: Governance Professors Explain Revolutionary Board Model
The authors of the book “Outsourcing the Board: How Board Service Providers Can Improve Corporate Governance” recently sat down with Governance Center Executive Director Doug Chia to discuss their unique idea for a new corporate board model. A video of that discussion is available on-demand. (The Governance Center Blog, October 2018)
Measuring Success in Making a Difference
Companies need to build a mechanism to gauge consumers’ preferences for causes and integrate that with a measurement framework across all stakeholders of an organization. Sumair Sayani, vice president at Nielsen and Consumer Dynamics co-Center leader, suggests what this model might look like. (Consumer Dynamics Center Blog, October 2018)