2021 Executive Development Conference insights

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EFMD’s 2021 Executive Development Conference ‘Reboot, Revitalise and Reimagine’ was again a great success with, at peaks, over 100 professionals from business schools, alternative providers and corporates participating. The conference provided intriguing insights to further develop the most effective methods in developing our human capital. With insights from three exciting and energising keynote sessions in…

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Insights on the CLIP framework series so far

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How do you ensure that your Corporate Learning Function (CLF) is actively contributing to the strategy and business priorities of your organisation? How does its governance ensure the mandate, support and involvement of the business to successfully deliver? How does the CLF understand and segment its market? How does it meaningfully involve the business and…

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Insights from the Corporate Advisory Seminar on Agile Learning

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EFMD’s Special Interest Groups (SIG) are highly focused problem-driven learning groups that allow members of corporate learning organisations to mobilise the collective intelligence of the Learning & Development community to build solutions to common challenges. Over the past 18 months, EFMD, in partnership with London Business School, has led an Agile Learning SIG to explore…

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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

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“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?

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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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