Strategy

EY’s innovation leader explains why all leaders should invest in learning and development — and the strategy the firm is using to upskill its 300,000 employees

Jeff Wong is the global chief innovation leader at Ernst & Young (EY). Wong shared that upskilling and reskilling employees has become more important amid the pandemic. EY employees are encouraged to acquire skills in design thinking and robotics, and a pursue an accredited MBA. This article is part of […]
EY’s innovation leader explains why all leaders should invest in learning and development — and the strategy the firm is using to upskill its 300,000 employees
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Verizon executive says the company’s recent $44 million investment in upskilling is part of its duty to prepare job seekers for the future

Verizon is investing $US44 million in an upskilling program to help Americans unemployed by the coronavirus pandemic, as well as Americans looking for better jobs. People who are Black or Latinx (a gender-neutral alternative to Latino or Latina), unemployed, or without a four-year-degree will be given priority admissions. The upskilling […]
Verizon executive says the company’s recent $44 million investment in upskilling is part of its duty to prepare job seekers for the future
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Citi just invested $100 million in a program that provides training and mentorship to people without college degrees. Here’s how it’s boosting diversity at the firm.

The Citi Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the financial firm, recently announced a $US100 million investment in its Pathways to Progress program, which provides workforce training, career advice, and mentorship opportunities to young people from marginalised backgrounds. Business Insider spoke with one graduate of the program, who went on to […]
Citi just invested $100 million in a program that provides training and mentorship to people without college degrees. Here’s how it’s boosting diversity at the firm.