New Programme for Quality Assurance Professionals

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EFMD Global Network (GN) is adding a new flagship offering to its growing portfolio of professional development programmes, the QUALITY ASSURANCE ACADEMY. The inaugural edition will take place between November 2019 and January 2020 with the face-to-face workshop segment hosted by Corvinus Business School on December 11-13 in Budapest, Hungary. The QUALITY ASSURANCE ACADEMY is…

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METRO Corporate Learning Organization accredited by CLIP

We are proud to announce that METRO Corporate Learning Organization (METRO CLO) recently received the EFMD Corporate Learning Improvement Process (CLIP) accreditation. CLIP is a one-of-a-kind accreditation run by EFMD. It focuses on identifying the key factors that determine quality in the design and functioning of corporate learning organisations. The process aims at triggering continuous…

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2019 Executive Development Conference

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You are warmly invited to register online for the 2019 EFMD Executive Development Conference hosted by IESE Business School, University of Navarra in partnership with Grupo Santander on 11-13 November 2019 in Barcelona (Spain). The 2019 conference theme is: Transforming the Practice of Learning: Leveraging Partnerships The need for learning is evolving. What was once a need at a moment in time is…

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Importance Of Synchronous Elements In Fully Online Courses

Importance Of Synchronous Elements In Fully Online Courses

By Divyaanshu Makkar, Co-Founder Connect2Teach Most institutions today are moving towards developing online courses that are 100% asynchronous (pre-recorded, self-paced) given its scalability. While the debate of asynchronous vs synchronous courses has been going for a while, we believe that even the best asynchronous courses have synchronous elements. If chosen strategically, synchronous elements can help…

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Three in four companies plan to hire MBAs in 2019

The results of the Corporate Recruiters Survey 2019 reflect the trends in the broader economy, including the plans of companies to grow and expand and reveal the optimistic hiring projections for specialised master’s graduates. More than 1,200 employers worldwide responded to the 2019 Corporate Recruiters Survey, ran by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) together…

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Learn to love uncertainty to grow the MBA of the future

Tomorrow's MBA

Andrew Crisp draws out key findings from the 2019 Tomorrow’s MBA report For those in the MBA marketplace, learning to love uncertainty has become something of a requirement and is a focus of the newly released Tomorrow’s MBA report from CarringtonCrisp and EFMD. Stories of the MBAs demise abound, but are wide of the mark,…

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Measuring impact of TalTech School of Business and Governance

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The considerable contribution to its country, Estonia, was proved by the TalTech School of Business and Governance, who recently completed the Business School Impact System (BSIS). The Business School Impact System (BSIS) scheme is designed to determine the extent of a school’s impact upon its local environment – the city, region and country in which…

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Sprott School of Business completed BSIS

BSIS Sprott School of Business

The Sprott School of Business completed a process of identification of its tangible and intangible benefits that the Schools brings to its impact zone and we extend our congratulations! The unique Business School Impact System (BSIS) scheme is designed to determine the extent of a school’s impact upon its local environment – the city or…

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Why is no one talking about employability in online education?

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By Priyanka Agarwal and Aditi Tripathy   75% of students taking courses online do it for career progression or career change according to a 2018 report by The Online College Student. Studyportals.com reported that short courses providing professional education are growing at twice the rate that traditional degree courses are growing at. Yet, no one…

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2019 Excellence in Practice Gold Award Winners

EFMD is delighted to announce the 2019 EFMD Excellence in Practice Gold Award Winners. Since 2007, The EFMD Excellence in Practice (EiP) Awards recognise outstanding and impactful client-supplier partnerships in the domains of Leadership, Professional, Talent and Organisational Development. The 2019 Gold Award Winners in the following five categories are: Organisational Development Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) & IMD…

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