"We strive to provide relevant knowledge at the point of need and at the speed of business, to allow individuals to make the right decisions, improve their professional success and better their company’s competitiveness."
Aventura, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2012
getAbstract Inc., a leading online media company in the area of compressed knowledge – its world-record library offers more than 8,000 business book summaries for corporations, educators and highly motivated individuals – is pleased to congratulate the companies presented with the LearningElite Award at this year’s Spring CLO Symposium, which took place April 2, 2012. Out of the top 10 recipients honored, seven are clients of getAbstract.
“This award brings together the best in business learning and development innovation – and we’re pleased to have seven of the top 10 award winners sharing the best practice of compressed business knowledge through getAbstract,” said Michel Koopman, CEO of getAbstract Inc. “We strive to provide relevant knowledge at the point of need and at the speed of business, to allow individuals to make the right decisions, improve their professional success and better their company’s competitiveness.”
The top 10 LearningElite Award winners include:
o General Mills
o Defense Acquisition University
o McDonald’s Corp.
o Farmers Insurance Group
o InterContinental Hotels Group
o Procter & Gamble
Chief Learning Officer magazine's LearningElite program honors the best organizations for learning and development. This robust peer-reviewed ranking and benchmarking program recognizes those organizations that employ exemplary workforce development strategies that deliver significant business results. Developed under the guidance of a group of chief learning officers and senior learning and development practitioners, the LearningElite program utilizes best practices in evaluation to rank the best organizations based upon their impact, size and industries served.
The aim of the LearningElite is to:
- Identify and recognize industry leaders.
- Promote recognition of the critical role that learning and development plays in organizational success.
- Support organizations in achieving best-in-class levels of performance.
- Identify and share best practices, principles and strategies for learning and development.
- Provide powerful benchmarking data for world-class learning and development.
Founded in 1999, getAbstract is a leading online media company. Nearly 10 million users internationally subscribe to its on-demand compressed knowledge. Its solutions include a library of more than 8,000 business book summaries, available in text and audio format on any platform. 20% of Fortune 500 companies use getAbstract to help their employees become leaders and to drive business performance. For more information, please visit http://www.getabstract.com.