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US biofuels: A tale of two conferences

Only 23 miles of State Highway 121 separates Fort Worth, where the National Biodiesel Board held its annual conference in January, and Grapevine, where the National Ethanol Conference set up shop last week. But the two industries couldn’t be further apart when it comes to their perspectives for the immediate future. Officials at the ethanol […]

20+ professional events in PR, marketing and entertainment

The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find leading conferences in your industry, whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five events that can help move your career forward. Show More Summary

Richmond Fed Tumbles To 11-Month Low As Consumer Confidence Slumps Most In 16 Months

Despite this morning's US Services PMI rise, US macro data is running at a 90% miss rate in February and Richmond Fed's tumble from 6 to 0 (11mo lows) along with The Conference Board's Consumer Confidence dropping the most since Oct 2013 merely confirm this trend. Show More Summary

Conference Board Leading Economic Index: Growth Moderates

The Latest Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for January is now available. The index rose 0.2 percent but December was revised downward from 0.5 percent to 0.4 percent and November from...

30+ professional events in advertising and social media

The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find leading conferences in your industry, whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five events that can help move your career forward. Show More Summary

15+ professional events in mobile, development and design

The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find leading conferences in your industry, whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five events that can help move your career forward. Show More Summary

Maui Energy Conference to Examine Consumer View of Energy Utilities

Hawai‘i is seeing a dramatic shift to renewable energy resources driven by electric bills that cost roughly double the national average. On March 25 to 27, the County of Maui in partnership with Maui Economic Development Board will hold...Show More Summary

U.S. Consumer Confidence Highest Since 2007

U.S. consumers turned exceedingly upbeat about the economy at the start of 2015. increasing the Conference Board's consumer confidence index to 102.9. That's the highest the index has been since August 2007. "Consumers are thrilled to start 2015," wrote economist Bricklin Dwyer of BNP Paribas in a research note. Show More Summary

Conference Board: Consumer Confidence at Highest Level Since August 2007

Consumer confidence rose to its highest level since August 2007, just a few months before the start of the GreatRead the Rest...

Only One Of Today's Flood Of Economic Reports Really Matters (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

The market is freaking out over the slew of negative economic data this morning, but let's be real: that great consumer confidence report is the only one that actually matters. In January, The Conference Board's consumer confidence index surged to 102.9 from 93.1 a month ago, way above expectations for a reading of 95.5. Show More Summary

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE IS RED HOT

The consumer is confident. The Conference Board's consumer confidence index surged to 102.9 in January from 93.1 a month ago. This was much stronger than the 95.5 expected by economist. Click Here For Live Updates » Join the conversation about this story »

94% of Leading Economic Indicators Showing Positive Growth for the U.S.

There are many opinions and forecasts on this matter, but the best way to objectively answer this question is by closely tracking a wide range of leading economic indicators (LEIs). Take, for example, the Conference Board’s Leading Economic Index, which often provides...

America Should Reconsider Its Cozy Relationship With Saudi Arabia

On the way back from carving up the world at the Yalta conference in 1945, Franklin Roosevelt made an unexpected stop. On board the USS Quincy, moored in Egypt's Great Bitter Lake, the president held a long meeting with Ibn Saud, the...Show More Summary

Tweets & Notes from a Patient Safety Conference

Today and tomorrow, I’m attending the “Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit” in Irvine, California, as part of my role as a board member for the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation, I’m taking notes via Twitter and I will post some below. The conference hashtag is #PSTSS. I’ll  update this post occasionally over the next few days. […]

Alberta's oil woes: typical downturn or end of an era?

The hits just keep on coming for Alberta. Falling oil prices could now send the province into a recession this year, according to the latest forecast from the Conference Board of Canada. Despite the protestations of Premier Jim Prentice,...Show More Summary

Super Bowl 2015: Highlighting Latest Vegas Odds and Updated Predictions

With three of the four teams playing on Championship Game Weekend representing top-two seeds in their respective conferences, action on Super Bowl XLIX bets is looking to be pretty even across the board. There's the assumed favorite,...Show More Summary

San Diego Chargers' Initial 2015 Round-by-Round Draft Big Board

The draft philosophy of Tom Telesco hasn't changed in the two years since he was first appointed as the San Diego Chargers general manager. He mentioned it twice during a press conference before his first draft in 2013—"we let the board...Show More Summary

The Conference Board Merges with the Committee for Economic Development

The Conference Board and the Committee for Economic Development announced Wednesday that they have merged.

No Need To Worry About Scheduling Board Conference Calls Around Rajat Gupta’s Time At The Prison Phone

John Roberts & co. may yet spring Rajat Gupta from the hoosegow, but even if it does, it won’t let him start collecting board checks again. The U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Rajat Gupta, the former Goldman Sachs Group Inc....Show More Summary

Voxx sensor tech tethers you via Bluetooth to your car's baby seat

Children aren't usually the focus of the CES technology conference, but during a private presentation held by Voxx in Las Vegas last week, company CEO Tom Malone introduced a potentially life-saving car accessory Baby on Board is the...Show More Summary

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