The Corporate University Handbook

Designing, Managing, and Growing a Successful Program

The Corporate University Handbook

Author: Mark Allen
Pub Date: June 2002
Print Edition: $24.95
Print ISBN: 9780814420270
Page Count: 256
Format: Paper or Softback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814426647

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Table of Contents

"Introduction: What Is a Corporate University and Why Should an Organization Have One?

Part 1: Designing a Corporate University

1. Creating a Corporate University: Diary of a Launch

Mike Morrison, Ph. D., Dean, University of Toyota

2. Running a Corporate University Like a Business: A Financial Model

Jim Moore, consultant and former director, SunU, Sun Microsystems

3. Corporate University Structures That Reflect Organizational Cultures

Karen Barley, Vice President, Corporate University Enterprise

4. The Corporate University as a Strategic Lever: Moving Beyond Promises to Real Bottom-Line Impact

Tom McCarty, Director of Consulting, Motorola University

5. Strategic Partnerships for Corporate Universities

Mark Allen, Ph.D.

Part 2: Managing a Corporate University

6. Best Practices in Corporate Universities

Robert Fulmer, Ph.D., Professor of Management, Pepperdine University

7. The Corporate University Training Function

Linda Lewis, Senior VP, Learning and Education, Charles Schwab

8. Using Technology to Enhance Learning in Corporate Universities

Brandon Hall, Ph.D., Consultant and President,

9. Measurement in Corporate University Learning Environments:

Is It Gonna Show? Do We Wanna Know?

Laree Kiely, Ph.D., Consultant and former professor, USC

10. Measuring ROI in Corporate Universities:

Death of the Student Day and Birth of Human Capital

Matt Barney, Ph.D., Director, Performance Excellence and Measurement, Motorola University

Part 3: International Perspectives11. Corporate Universities in Europe

Annick Renaud-Coulton, author and consultant, Paris

12. Corporate Universities in Australia and Southeast Asia

Ian E. Dickson, Ph.D., and Lee Watts, Deakin University, Australia

Conclusion: Whither Corporate Universities?

Mark Allen, Ph.D."

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