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Blended Learning Prepares Leaders Around the World

Blended learning prepares leaders around the world
CLIENT:Xerox Holdings Corporation
LOCATION:Headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut
SIZE:27,000 employees

Client Profile & Challenge

Start with the imperative to develop next-generation leaders, add the pressure to do it efficiently, and then kick it up a notch by mixing employees from 16 countries into the same experience. Our partnership with Xerox Corporation has taken this complex challenge and turned it into a recipe for success.

The Xerox Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) is a 5-month program that blends face-to-face sessions, virtual learning platforms, online assessments, personal executive coaching, and internal mentoring. Originally developed for Xerox’s North American operations, ELP got its start when Xerox challenged us to create a program that would prepare a pool of up-and-coming employees for leadership roles. Xerox also sought to develop more people, more efficiently by using leading-edge learning technology.


  • Identify the skill set and experiences needed for effective leadership in the digital economy;
  • Build a pool of leaders who are equipped to manage complex problems;
  • Prepare employees for participating in cross-functional, cross-cultural, and geographically dispersed teams; and
  • Overcome time zone differences and language barriers to prepare a new generation of leaders.

Solution & Results

  • ELP projects are helping reduce costs, improve quality, and deliver better service;
  • Participants gain an appreciation for the complexity and diversity of the organization; and
  • Improved communication and teamwork skills translate to meaningful leader development.

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A high-quality leadership development program can have lasting positive impacts on your organization’s ability to perform and grow. Give your leaders the training they need to move your business into the future with custom leadership solutions tailored to your needs.


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