Amazon.com | media > books | January - 2018
The company did so by focusing on the "return on learning": how Accenture's investments in learning and knowledge management could be planned and managed to deliver measurable business advantage. The Accenture veterans who tell this story take readers deep inside Accenture's operations and decision making, so other professionals and companies can benefit from these experiences in using training to achieve high performance. Kurt Olson, John Ceisel, Andrew White, Tad Waddington, Thomas Barfield, Samir Desai, and Craig Mindrum are all with Accenture. Donald Vanthournout is chief learning officer at Accenture. A compelling case."-Jim Pawlak, Biz Books From one of the world's best-known corporations comes this in-depth, inside story of how Accenture revitalized its fabled corporate training organization in the midst of worldwide economic downturn and major marketplace change. Within a few short years, Accenture reinvented its training and development capabilities through effective planning and governance, strong leadership, groundbreaking ROI methods, operational rigor, and the application of advanced technologies, as well as what the company's learning team dubbed "phenomenal learning." The result: better learning programs with measurably greater business impact at less cost. Like most corporations at the turn of the millennium, Accenture was dealing with business, economic, and operational changes that were profoundly affecting its internationally renowned internal training program, which shapes and supports the work of its more than 126,000 employees in 48 countries.
Amazon.com | furniture > other furniture > tables | January - 2018
It features a top that folds from a horizontal to vertical position with a simple lift of a lever for storage against a wall when not in use. This commercial grade furniture has a coated wooden top with a powder-coated steel base and a plastic lever mechanism underneath the tabletop, all finished off with plastic non-marking feet. This table is also available in a taller height. Assembly is required. Features: Contemporary event table Wood tabletop Powder-coated steel base Foldable top for easy storage Plastic lever mechanism for folding the top Non-marking feet Dimensions: 26.75L x 26.75W x 29H