General IR/HR Podcasts



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Bright Future Podcast 

Produced by the Conference Board of Canada 

“In this series, The Conference Board of Canada brings you the connections that make us stronger as individuals, as organizations, and as a country. Hear from senior-level executives from our biggest institutions and leaders from Canada and around the world. For us, leader isn’t a title, it’s a way of acting in the world. You’ll hear leaders who are working to create a bright future.” - Conference Board of Canada 

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Leadership Perspectives Podcast 

Produced by the Conference Board of Canada 

“Get closer to our work with The Conference Board of Canada’s Leadership Perspectives series. Each episode, we sit down with senior Conference Board leaders and researchers to discuss issues that affect Canadians. Topics include economics, education, sustainability, HR, and Indigenous and Northern perspectives.” - Conference Board of Canada 

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Brookings Cafeteria Podcast 

Hosted by Fred Dews, Produced by the Brookings Institution 

“The Brookings Cafeteria is a podcast about ideas and the experts who have them, hosted by Fred Dews. In 2015, it was recognized as the Best News & Politics podcast by the Academy of Podcasters Awards.” - Brookings Institution 

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CEO Perspectives 

Hosted by Steve Odland, Produced by the Conference Board US 

“Welcome to CEO Perspectives, a new podcast series by The Conference Board. Hosted by our President & CEO, Steve Odland, this twice-monthly conversation will take an objective, data-driven look at a range of business topics aimed at executives. Listeners will come away with what The Conference Board does best: insights for what’s ahead™.” - Conference Board US 

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Cold Call 

Hosted by Brian Kenny, Produced by the Harvard Business Review 

“Cold Call distills Harvard Business School's legendary case studies into podcast form. Hosted by Brian Kenny, the podcast airs every two weeks and features Harvard Business School faculty discussing cases they've written and the lessons they impart.” - Harvard Business Review 

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The McKinsey Podcast 

Produced by The McKinsey Institue 

“Welcome to The McKinsey Podcast, a business and management podcast featuring conversations with leading experts. The series features topics ranging from leadership and change management to digital, analytics and deep-dives into specific regions and industries.” - McKinsey Institute 

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The State of Working America Podcast 

Produced by the Economic Policy Institute 

“The State of Working America Podcast is part of EPI's effort to raise workers' voices to ensure they are heard in the economic policy debate. Core topics include workers' rights, inequality, race, gender, labor markets, education and immigration, but we're interested in all things related to social justice.” - EPI 

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Agenda Dialogues 

Hosted by Børge Brende, Produced by the World Economic Forum 

“Leaders and experts around the world convene to discuss some of the world's most pressing challenges. A panel discussion hosted by World Economic Forum President Børge Brende.” - WEForum 

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