Not all post-Trump election confidence surges are created equal. While the Conference Board's consumer confidence index reading surged to its highest level since 2000 on Tuesday, there are some groups that have seen their confidenceShow More Summary
It appears we can now add "consumer confidence" to fake news trash heap. Roughly at the same time as the allegedly apolitical Conference Board reported the highest consumer confidence print in 17 years... ... not to mention the mostShow More Summary
With conferences and meetings in full swing, many associations and MLSs are sending staff and board members, however it is difficult to have everybody attend, every conference. The answer is simple, join us for the WAVes of Change. Don’t...Show More Summary
The latest Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index was released this morning based on data collected through March 16. The headline number of 125.6 was a sharp increase from the final reading of 116.1 for February, an upward revision...
The Conference Board said that consumer confidence rose again, with sentiment now at its highest level since December 2000. The Consumer Confidence Index increased from 116.1 in February to 125.6...
It's been a non-stop week for me. On Monday I was at UFT Exec. Board, Tuesday our school had School Leadership Team, Wednesday was the UFT Delegate Assembly, and last night was a parent-teacher conference. On TOP of all that, I actually had to show up to work each and every day. Show More Summary
Uber offered up a rare conference call for the news media Tuesday with just a few hours notice, led by three highly placed women at the company. [ more › ]
Bad news seems to be following Uber Technologies Inc. around like a lovelorn puppy these days, but on Tuesday Uber’s female board members turned towards the growing angry mob of Uber critics to try and calm things down. In a conference...Show More Summary
Weeks after numerous issues have plagued Uber, the company’s board sees no immediate changes to take place at the top of its organization. During a conference call with the media on Tuesday, Uber board member Arianna Huffington expressed support for Travis Kalanick to remain at the helm of the on-demand ride sharing service. Questions have […]
The Society for Linguistic Anthropology is pleased to announce that plans are well under way for our first Spring Conference, March 8-10, in Philadelphia at the University of Pennsylvania Anthropology Museum. The SLA board would like to ask SLA members to fill out a very brief (one question) survey as to whether you think you […]
Donald Trump is known for calling CNN "fake news," and now Arianna Huffington has joined the party. The Uber board member criticized the cable news network during an Uber conference call on Tuesday over what she called a misleadingShow More Summary
Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, I serve on the Board of Directors of a large Singapore-based company that’s in the gold and silver business. And, last night during our quarterly conference call, the management team gave...Show More Summary
Larry Scott will remain as commissioner of the Pac-12 for quite some time after league officials extended his contract through June 2022. The conference’s board of directors made the move, citing a number of achievements the league has seen since Scott’s hiring in 2009. “During Larry’s tenure,...
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The Conference Board said that consumer confidence rose again, with sentiment now at its highest level since July 2001. The Consumer Confidence Index increased from 111.6 in January to 114.8...
U.S. consumer confidence rose to the highest level in more than 15 years, good news for the economy. The Conference Board says its consumer confidence index rose to 114.8 in … Click to Continue »
Continuing the trend of 'soft' survey data strong performance and expectation beats, The Conference Board's Consumer Confidence surged above the highest analyst's expectation to 114.8 - the best print since July 2001. Consumers’ assessment of current conditions held relatively steady in February. Show More Summary
The Conference Board's consumer confidence index is expected to have slipped to 111.0 in February, down from 111.8 in January. The reading topped out at a post-recession high of 113.7 in December on the back of a surge in expectations following Donald Trump's election victory. The data will cross the wires at 10 a.m. Show More Summary
Nokia is back in the phone game, and this time it's got Android on board.
Thomas Welsh scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and fifth-ranked UCLA dominated the offensive boards to beat No. 4 Arizona, 77-72, in a Pac-12 Conference showdown Saturday night. The Bruins (26-3, 13-3) snapped Arizona's 21-game home court winning streak and dropped the Wildcats (26-4,...