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GlobalEnglish Demonstrates Learning Excellence Earning Three Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards

September 25, 2018

SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GlobalEnglish’s Business English communication solutions have earned three 2018 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence in Learning Awards, including a Gold and two Silvers.

The Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards recognize excellence in learning and development. GlobalEnglish’s awards for 2018 include:

-- Gold: Best Learning Program Supporting a Change Transformation Business Strategy with Pirelli -- Silver: Best Advance in Creating a Learning Strategy with IBM -- Silver: Best Unique or Innovative Learning and Development Program with Akamai Technologies

“As a global company, removing communication barriers allows us to create a more inclusive work culture,” said Graeme Beardsell, Managing Director, Asia Pacific & Japan at Akamai Technologies.

“GlobalEnglish’s approach to delivering outstanding value through Customer Success Management has been instrumental in helping us shape the way we structure our People Management Strategy,” said Donatella De Vita, Global Head of Learning, Welfare and Engagement at Pirelli.

“Today is a proud moment for the GlobalEnglish team. It is a great tribute to our team members’ efforts to drive value for the organizations, HR development leaders and learners we serve,” said GlobalEnglish CEO Karine Allouche Salanon. “It is also humbling to work with leading companies, such as Akamai Technologies, IBM, and Pirelli, which are innovating and transforming their businesses by investing in their people.”

The award entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation, and overall measurable benefits.

“Excellence Award winners personify innovation that drives business results. Our winners embrace the future and embrace change and the challenges that go with it,” said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. “It is amazing in reviewing these entries how organizations – both large and small – work across functions to make human capital management a valuable asset the enables business success.”

About GlobalEnglish GlobalEnglish is a Business English learning platform based in Silicon Valley whose mission is to promote and share the cultural and economic benefits of Globalization. We’ve helped more than 3 million people join and elevate the Global Business conversation by providing personalized and adaptive online business English training. We serve more than 200 of the Fortune 2000 companies with customers such as Hilton, Deloitte, Whirlpool, and Deutsche Post DHL.

GlobalEnglish has been converting its plethora of learner data and professional language curriculum to build a unique pedagogical method, called Purposeful Learning™. By focusing on learner’s objectives and interests, it uses a combination of artificial intelligence and human teaching to deliver a personalized and adaptive learning path that provides tangible learning progress and creates a habit of success.

About Brandon Hall GroupBrandon Hall Group is a HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition, and HR/Workforce Management. With more than 10,000 clients globally and 20 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results.

CONTACT:Jennifer JohnsonGlobalEnglish PR@globalenglish.comwww.globalenglish.com

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