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Corporate Alumni

A Successful Company Alumni Program Requires Giving Without Expecting To Receive

As the saying goes, give and ye shall receive. Adam Grant, Wharton’s highest rated professor and author of Givers and Takers, uses profound research to explain how to succeed. Be a giver, contribute to others without […]

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Alumni Engagement Requires Innovation

One of the first conversations we have with potential customers is that we typically shy away from bespoke implementations, custom widgets or acting on “we really need x functionality” … and instead we talk about […]

Corporate Alumni

Alumni Directory: The Evolution To Platform

An Alumni Directory is how many organizations started keeping tabs of their ex-employees, however as the Alumni market has matured and the needs of the Alumni are better understood, many organizations are seeking to move […]

Corporate Alumni

What Does Corporate Alumni Platform Mean?

When we talk about a Corporate Alumni Platform for the Large Enterprise, we often talk about “fully integrated”, the requirement for the enterprise that the Alumni Platform works as part of the ecosystem, not as a […]

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McKinsey Alumni: Core Values

What is McKinsey Alumni? McKinsey’s Alumni Center helps their global network of alumni remain engaged with one another, and with the firm. Why The McKinsey Alumni Network Is Crucial To Its Success: As individual job […]

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Alumni Management: The Value Of Former Employees

According to consensus, global annual spend on enterprise applications for Human Capital Management is set to experience double-digit % growth to more than $75bn by the end of the decade. The sector is growing so […]

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Can Alumni Networks Affect Stock Performance?

The US stock market has hovered around a record high of late. Share prices were advancing steadily until British voters decided in a referendum on June 23 to leave the European Union. Although polls showed a close […]

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Triple Bottom Line Reporting and the 3P’s

What is triple bottom line reporting? The accounting concept was developed by John Elkington to change the way businesses, non profits and governments measure sustainability and the performance of projects or policies. It expands the traditional reporting framework that […]

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Alumni Association: A Talent Pool To Be Embraced

Why Start An Alumni Association? The rise in Alumni Associations, comes as companies are starting to understand that treating former employees like alumni rather than deserters makes for good business: You never know where your […]

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Alumni As A Contingent Workforce

What Is A Contingent Workforce? Contingent workers are people who are not on the company payroll but provide services to an organization, such as contractors, consultants, temps and advisers. Why Should Companies Use Alumni As […]