Rediscovering the physical workspace

Rediscovering the physical workspace Martin Moehrle EFMD

When taking stock of the large unplanned working from home experiment that the pandemic has forced us to engage in, one has to say that it worked much better than we all thought. Both, from a technology as well as a from productivity point of view. A lot has to do with the pandemic being…

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The future of corporate learning facilities

Several members approached EFMD Global for insights into what other companies would do with their dedicated learning facilities during the pandemic and what plans they would have for the time thereafter. Consequently, we ran a quick survey among the EFMD corporate network. 49 respondents shared their views. In summary: There is a large variation in…

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EFMD’s Executive Development Conference for the first time fully online

EFMD Executive Development Conference 2020

“This was brilliantly organised. Certainly, one of the best and most user-friendly virtual conference environments.” We are happy for the very positive feedback from almost 100 participants at this year’s Executive Development Conference. And we learned a lot on our path to preparing an engaging online conference, with four particular lessons to share: Optimising user-friendliness…

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Is remote working here to stay?


EFMD conducted the fourth call on corporate learning in times of a pandemic, this time raising the question ‘is remote working here to stay?’. The Zoom call was well received by members from Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Martin Moehrle, EFMD’s Director of Corporate Services, shared the results of a survey asking the call…

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Corporate learning in the time of a pandemic

In response to the current crisis, EFMD set up a series of Zoom calls for its corporate members to discuss the challenges and opportunities brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. Save the date for our third call on the topic of “Corporate learning in times of a pandemic 3” on 28 May 11:00 – 12:00…

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Corporate learning during a crisis 2

Our second videoconference on 30 April gathered about 40 members from the EFMD corporate network to learn and discuss ‘how to adapt the learning portfolio to a materially changed context’. It followed our first call on 23 March that focused on ‘how to keep the workforce engaged and productive under remote working conditions’, and will…

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Agile Learning in a Pandemic

Notes from the EFMD Agile Learning SIG community call on 31 March 2020 As organisations across Asia and Europe started grappling with the effects of COVID-19, EFMD and  PA Consulting organised a special community call with the Special Interest Group (SIG) on Agile Learning on the topic of agile learning in a pandemic. Nine learning and…

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Corporate learning during a crisis

EFMD invited its corporate members to participate in a Zoom call on 23 March on the topic of corporate learning during the pandemic. Over fifty learning & development professionals joined the call from 14 countries to discuss the following issues: How to keep the organisation’s workforce engaged and productive, and maintain their capacity to work…

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Global Case Competition  Harvard 2020

    Global Case Competition  Harvard 2020 A call to all students, Are you interested in M&A and Private Equity? Then look no further than the “Global Case Competition at Harvard” (GCCH). The “GCCH” is one of the most prestigious and largest finance case competitions world wide, in which your team will solve a case…

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