On 11 September, Rector of Voronezh State University, Dmitry Endovitsky, had a working meeting with a delegation from Ward Howell International. The meeting was mainly aimed at discussing the regional project within the framework of the program “The Art of Management: developing regional teams”. The participant discussed the possibilities of the university implementing joint academic programs to train specialists in management.
The main areas of activity of Ward Howell International are: looking for senior executives, corporate management, leadership development, and organization development. The company has its own research centre – the Talent Equity Institute. The company constantly invests in the study of best practices of working with leadership capital, as well as creating innovative models and tools. Talent Equity Institute – the company’s research and development centre – has been functioning since 2008.
At the end of the meeting, the participants agreed to discuss the details of developing joint academic advanced training programmes for Central Federal District officials at VSU.