As multinational companies have grown globally in the last decade—especially through mergers and acquisitions—Corporate Universities (CUs) have become a strategic tool for developing their talent (ESADE, 2008, 2009, 2010). In this article, which is based on both a literature review and on the actual experience of designing a portfolio of programs and providing training for CUs, the authors summarize the most important aspects of the strategic role of a CU: its organizational structure, its learning model, its operation, and its evaluation indicators.

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Harvard Deusto Business Review
Incae Business School

Ilie, C, Cardoza, G, & Hugas, J. (2015). Corporate Universities: New Challenges, New Opportunities. Harvard Deusto Business Review, 247.