Redefining Employee Loyalty Through Alumni Programs

Employee Loyalty-The Alumni Advantage

According to an article by Senior Writer Susan Milligan in the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) online magazine, alumni networks are changing the way we look at employee loyalty. Susan writes about the trend of companies establishing alumni networks of former employees and the value that these hold. Gone are the days of a …

A Purpose Mindset In The Workplace: How Microsoft Built Employee Happiness Around A Culture Of Giving

Purpose Mindset-The Alumni Advantage

In early November, Microsoft alumnus, Akhtar Badshah, released his latest book, The Purpose Mindset: How Microsoft Inspires Employees and Alumni to Change the World.  An expert in philanthropy and a former Senior Director of Microsoft Citizenship and Public Affairs, Badshah offers great insight into how Microsoft has cultivated a culture, both internally and externally, of …

Managing The Business Impact Potential Of Your Alumni Network

Alumni Management-The Alumni Advantage

In an article published on LinkedIn, Director of SAP Alumni Relations Dr. Christian Mencke discusses how to approach alumni management in a way that consciously develops the size, trust, and diversity of the network to maximize its business impact. The SAP Alumni network is one of the most successful in the world. According to recent …

Does Your Employee Experience Account For Alumni Too?

Does Your Employee Experience Account For Alumni-The Alumni Advantage

In an article published in Forbes, brand-building expert Denise Lee Yohn takes a look at how alumni networks form an important part of the employee experience. At a time when we know that 64% of employees feel they do not have a strong work culture and that actively disengaged employees cost the U.S. between $450 …

What Should Your Alumni Program Priorities Focus Be?

Alumni Program Priorities-The Alumni Advantage

An article published on the HR Daily Advisor platform references several experts in the field of corporate alumni platforms who all weighed in on the matter of alumni program priorities. This includes business journalist Paula Santonocito, co-founder of EnterpriseAlumni James Sinclair, author Reid Hoffman, and talent management expert Josh Bersin.  Their collective concern is that …

The Role Of Alumni Groups In Supporting Women In Leadership

Women in Leadership-The Alumni Advantage

In an article for the American Management Association platform, professional speaker, author, and consultant Katy Tynan discusses women in leadership and career development for the next generation of female leaders. Working at the intersection of people and technology, Katy supports CIOs, CMOs, and HR officers to optimize the customer experience through a highly engaged, inclusive …