German enterprises wish to tighten their ties with universities

The 2013/04/09 at 08:01
Providing higher education with 2 billion euros in support every year, German enterprises wish to intens...

Youth employment in Europe: Austrian, German and Luxembourg CCIs hold the keys

The 2012/12/28 at 07:58
Inspiring Europe in the fight against youth unemployment: this is the task to which Austria, German and ...

16th French CCI Summer School: 19-29 years, the challenges of a generation

The 2012/08/29 at 08:52
Today marks the start, in Versailles, of the 16th Université d’Été (Summer School) of the French CCIs on the theme “19-29 years, the challenges of a generation”. From school benches to the working world, the...

Aid for young Spanish SME heads

The 2012/07/16 at 09:00
For a number of years, Spanish Chambers of Commerce have been joining forces with an association to capitalise on advice of senior citizens.

CNED training possibilities for expatriates and all their family members

The 2012/06/12 at 07:00
The CNED is well-known in France for the training possibilities it offers to young French people overseas, but few expatriates are aware of just how wide establishment’s offer extends, going as far as meetin...

Germany suffering from a shortage of apprentices

The 2012/04/05 at 06:10
The German apprenticeship model is tottering, imperilled by demographic shrinkage and a changing educati...

Professional training in Germany: interview with Friedrich Hubert Esser, President of the Federal Institute of Professional Training

The 2012/04/05 at 05:55
“Steering young people from secondary school onwards”, he explains.

Transport and logistics: focus on Ifrac Formation

The 2012/03/30 at 12:49
Set up in 1997, IFRAC Formation is an organism specialised in training for the transport and logistics sector. From financing searches to the driving of vehicles, every need is carefully analysed to bring th...

German industry threatened by a shortage of engineers

The 2012/03/22 at 06:50
In Germany, 80,000 to 100,000 engineering positions remain unfilled, while universities are struggling to keep students in this domain. The shortage threatens the future of "Made in Germany".

Do you speak German?

The 2012/01/27 at 08:00
More and more young graduates from Spain, Greece and Portugal are taking up German. Their aim: to settle in Germany, Europe’s new Eldorado for employment.

Psychosocial risks: focus on Éléas

The 2011/12/28 at 10:55
A forerunner in the management of emergency situations and psychosocial risks, the company Eléas has capitalised on its savoir-faire for major companies for the last ten years. Today, it offers SMEs an econo...

The United Kingdom giving a nudge to apprenticeship

The 2011/11/23 at 06:34
At a time when youth employment is on the rise on the other side of the Channel, the British government ...

In Quimper, a new regional training institute specialised in renewable energy

The 2011/10/28 at 05:30
In Quimper (French department of Finistère), an institute opening in June 2011 offering technical traini...

The Swedish company EF Education: "the potential for development in France is significant"

The 2011/10/12 at 16:00
EF Education offers language lessons to professionals. Lessons that can be adapted to the pupil’s job ty...

The AIRIA group continues its policy of investments in human and material means

The 2011/07/06 at 14:41
As a frontline subcontractor of major plane constructors, the Airia group has savoir-faire allowing it t...

Certification: the certified engineer

The 2011/05/30 at 13:15
In a context where engineering degrees are not internationally recognised, certification stands out as a...

HEC Paris: from Jouy-en-Josas to Doha …

The 2011/05/30 at 09:12
Voted the world’s leading business school by The Financial Times for the fifth consecutive year, HEC Par...

ESL-Séjours Linguistiques pushes up the level

The 2011/05/27 at 14:16
This organism offers lessons for learning or improving language skills in twenty languages for students,...

OPCA: tailor-made vocational training

The 2011/04/29 at 14:29
Agefos PME supports businesses in the implementation and management of their training plans. With the in...

Taxe d’apprentissage: a disturbing reform

The 2011/03/29 at 09:20
Presented on 1 March by French President Nicolas Sarkozy, this reform is expected to be translated by a ...

Training: the regional dynamic is already underway

The 2011/03/29 at 09:04
In terms of training, CCIs already work on a regional scale, chiefly due to the role of Regional Council...

Booster Academy: 100% sales-oriented coaching

The 2011/03/01 at 15:28
Set up in 2008 by a sales enthusiast, Booster Academy offers innovative intensive sales-training sessions. An effective programme adapted to the rhythm of each candidate to ensure the “boosting” of skills.

University of Strasbourg - Reinventing continuing education

The 2011/01/04 at 13:17
Following the merger of its three universities, Strasbourg became, in 2009, France’s largest multidiscip...

Education - A wealth of differences

The 2011/01/04 at 13:11
Located in Paris, the École Active Bilingue allows pupils from all horizons to learn a number of languag...

Atos Origin Formation - Varied and innovative professional training

The 2010/12/01 at 13:50
Specialising in IT services, Atos Origin has a training centre aimed at serving businesses with 350 cour...

Business school - A new campus for the EDHEC Lille

The 2010/10/29 at 08:54
Inaugurated on 8 October, the new campus of the EDHEC Lille sets out to be the group’s admiralty ship. O...

Acadomia - Uncovering potential

The 2010/10/29 at 08:46
France’s number one in school tutoring and private tuition, Acadomia has not swayed from its original go...

Translation, interpreting, training - Turning foreign languages into an asset

The 2010/10/05 at 10:30
With its vast network of specialists, the Elan Langues group meets various linguistic needs, from traini...

Training - Engineering in sync with its era

The 2010/10/05 at 09:46
In the universe of engineering schools, ENIM stands out from the rest thanks to a rich and pragmatic off...

Centre Paul Roubier - Delving into industrial property rights

The 2010/10/05 at 09:24
Since 1970, the Centre Paul Roubier, situated in Lyon, has been offering continuing education programmes...

CEGEP of Sainte-Foy - All-purpose training

The 2010/09/02 at 14:36
For forty years now, the CEGEP of Sainte-Foy, Québec, a higher education establishment, has been trainin...

CEGEP of Sept-Îles - Training programmes adapted to the job pool

The 2010/09/02 at 14:31
The Quebecois public education system includes an original type of establishment, the CEGEP, a prelimina...

Collège Sainte-Anne de Lachine - Training tomorrow’s leaders

The 2010/09/02 at 14:25
Close to the centre of Montreal in Québec, the impressive Collège Sainte-Anne de Lachine is busily prepa...

CEGEP of Jonquière - Objective excellence

The 2010/09/02 at 14:20
Unanimously recognised for the quality of its technical training programmes and pre-university teaching,...

African and francophone Chambers: professionalising the CPCCAF network

The 2010/09/02 at 09:25
It has been a studious summer for the Conférence Permanente des Chambres Consulaires Africaines et Franc...

Collège Mérici in Quebec: alongside students

The 2010/05/03 at 14:19
This year, the Collège Mérici is celebrating its 80th birthday in Quebec. An occasion to review its high...

CEGEP de La Pocatière: a passport to the business world

The 2010/05/03 at 14:13
The CEGEP de La Pocatière offers initial and continuing education courses in vocational and technical do...

Engineering school: HEI stands out

The 2010/02/26 at 09:48
A generalist engineering course, strong partnerships with businesses, international development: these a...

Making games creation accessible to all

The 2010/02/25 at 16:52
Upmarket real-time 3D engines produced by video games studios - the strategic technology for creating ga...

Nicer software

The 2010/02/25 at 16:48
Aware of the difficulty of making a software weighed down by technical rigour less intimidating, editors...

Games for learning

The 2010/02/25 at 16:45
“To make a good serious game for human resources, it is necessary to define the target clearly: training...

Video game expert Ludovic Noël : "The Serious game market is in full flight"

The 2010/02/25 at 16:39
The serious game was born at the start of the 21st century. Ten years down the track, serious games have...

Welcome to Renault Academy

The 2010/02/25 at 16:05
To add a zing to its distance learning programme, Renault Academy ordered a tailor-made serious game fro...

A serious game for IT project managers

The 2010/02/25 at 15:45
Gregor Petri is EMEA Product Marketing Advisor for CA, a world leader in business software. In December ...

Serious games: from entertainment to serious games

The 2010/02/25 at 15:41
An heir to the entertainment world, the serious game is affirming its own unique characteristics, in par...

Serious game: no laughing matter

The 2010/02/25 at 15:08
A resource for almost all international companies, “serious games” are in the process of becoming the fa...

Laurent Wauquiez, French Secretary of State for Employment: "work-study apprenticeships is an ideal path to integration"

The 2010/02/25 at 09:54
Laurent Wauquiez is Secretary of State for Employment attached to the French Minister for the Economy, a...

Hotel and catering: training for a good start

The 2010/02/01 at 09:59
The CEFPPA, located in the suburbs of Strasbourg in eastern France, is registering a growing number of e...

ESSC Angers: a century of business

The 2009/11/30 at 11:54
The École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers (ESSCA) is celebrating its 100 year anniversary....

HEC Montreal widens its horizons

The 2009/11/30 at 11:47
Providing an education inspired by the European tradition in a North American setting,HEC Montreal is re...

Markus Pichler, EU Gateway Programme graduate: "The programme responded to our objectives"

The 2009/11/30 at 10:05
Markus Pichler, former participant in the EU Gateway Programme’s Building Technologies Business mission ...

European Union Gateway Programme: Japan and Korea

The 2009/11/30 at 09:59
Japanese and Korean economic dynamism is attracting European businesses. The EU Gateway Programme provid...

Arnaud Dupont, participant in the ETP Korea Programme: “A unique experience”

The 2009/11/30 at 09:55
Arnaud Dupont, 29, former participant in the Korea Executive Training Programme, November 2007-October 2...

ETP Japan and ETP Korea: objective Asia

The 2009/11/30 at 09:47
The Korea and Japan Executive Training Programmes (ETP) aim to provide a solid cultural and linguistic f...

Julius Daujotas, METP graduate: “The best way to succeed in China”

The 2009/11/30 at 09:42
Julius Daujotas, 32, graduate of the China programme run by the METP (Managers Exchange and Training Pro...

Managers Exchange and Training Programme: objective China

The 2009/11/30 at 09:33
The European Commission is funding a major training programme in China with a view to helping executives...

Ralf Wallau, participant in the WCM Programme - “The Japanese example gave me new ideas”

The 2009/11/30 at 09:28
Ralf Wallau, 45, former participant in the WCM (World Class Manufacturing, June-July 2009) ProgrammeFunc...

Didier Landaud, participant in the HRTP Programme: “A true immersion in Japanese life”

The 2009/11/30 at 09:21
Didier Landaud, 57, former participant in the HRTP (Human Resources Training Programme, Autumn 2004)Func...

Industrial cooperation: Objective Japan

The 2009/11/30 at 08:49
The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation helps European businesses wishing to develop their commer...

European CCIs impart a taste for China

The 2009/11/26 at 13:17
The “Understanding China” programme aims to increase the presence of European SMEs in China through the ...

European Chambers of Commerce: Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

The 2009/11/26 at 13:05
The European programme Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs, officially launched in 2009 by the European Comm...

ESC Toulouse: school for Managers

The 2009/10/29 at 11:41
With its broad, transversal offer based on specialised chairs and partners for excellence, the ESC Toulo...

University of Geneva: Swiss pioneer

The 2009/10/29 at 11:36
The Swiss academic universe seems to have enthusiastically converted to continuing education. The Univer...

Euromed Management Maroc: a business school in Marrakech

The 2009/10/29 at 11:32
Young people in Morocco have something to be happy about. At least, young people from well off families ...

Nice-Sophia Antipolis University and IUT-companies: a winning partnership

The 2009/10/28 at 14:33
France’s third biggest Technological University with 2,800 students and 10 faculties, Nice-Côte d’Azur i...

Nice Campus: investing in its future

The 2009/10/28 at 14:17
Since 1991, the Nice campus has been the spearhead of the EDHEC Group’s internationalisation initiative,...

Collège du Léman: a multicultural school of choice

The 2009/10/08 at 13:25
Pupils at the entirely bilingual Collège du Léman in Geneva represent 120 different nationalities and ra...

Academic failure: a second chance

The 2009/09/07 at 14:38
Helping young people with serious academic difficulties and finding partner companies to recruit them: t...

Limoges engineering school: a fast-growing school

The 2009/09/07 at 12:37
Within the space of twenty years, the engineering school attached to the University of Limoges has reach...

Engineering school in Saint-Étienne: playing the international card

The 2009/09/07 at 12:26
The École Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Saint-Étienne, ENISE, trains engineers in civil and mechanical engin...

Computer engineers: Clermont-Ferrand stands out

The 2009/09/07 at 12:19
The Institut Supérieur d’Informatique de Modélisation et de leurs Applications (ISIMA),an institute spec...

State IT engineering school: the future of IT

The 2009/09/07 at 11:57
ENSIIE trains highly qualified IT engineers with an emphasis on change and innovation. Intent on develop...

École Polytechnique de Montréal: Quebecois engineering

The 2009/09/04 at 13:52
One hundred and twenty-six years of existence, tens of thousands of engineers trained, a reputation for ...

Higher education: a focus on atomics

The 2009/09/04 at 13:47
Attached to the Commissariat aux Énergies Atomiques (CEA or French Atomic Energy Commission), the higher...

Skills: tips for lifelong learning in Lyon 1

The 2009/06/29 at 13:51
For over thirty-five years now, the Service de la Formation Continue et de l’Alternance (Service for Con...

Engineering school: a passport to enterprise

The 2009/06/04 at 12:51
Ranked amongst the top engineering schools with integrated preparatory training, the École Supérieure d’...

Higher Education: the Franco-German model

The 2009/06/04 at 12:41
Crisis or no crisis, the need for company managers who can speak several languages has not ceased to inc...

Alexia de Monterno: "The genetic code of Sciences Po is different from that in business schools"

The 2009/05/06 at 13:05
Recognised for the excellence of its undergraduate degrees, the prestigious institution Sciences Po has ...

Euromed Management: exploit your talent

The 2009/03/31 at 10:17
In Marseilles, at the heart of the Mediterranean region, Euromed Management offers all those seeking to ...

ESIGELEC: How to become an engineer

The 2009/03/31 at 10:08
Founded over a century ago, the École Supérieure d’Ingénieurs en Génie Électrique (ESIGELEC) is an elect...

Cultural diversity: backing education

The 2009/03/31 at 08:34
In the province of Ontario, in Canada, a Diversity Office exists within the Public Service.

Skills: pampering your career

The 2009/03/03 at 10:19
The CNF-CE (National Training Centre-Business Consultancy) offers a wide range of personalised training ...

The European Commission launches an Erasmus programme for young entrepreneurs

The 2009/02/27 at 09:06
The European Commission launches an Erasmus programme for young entrepreneurs aimed at Europeans wishing...

Brittany’s universities want to speak as one

The 2009/02/16 at 12:03
French university lecturer-researchers are angry. They refuse to silently accept the decree proposed by ...

University of Paris Ouest Nanterre-La Défense: the university partner for companies

The 2009/02/02 at 11:35
By developing a real business plan, CREFOP has redefined its vocational training offer and furthered its...

Jeffrey Gitomer: "When economic times are volatile or diminished, by proportion training should increase"

The 2009/01/05 at 15:28
Jeffrey Gitomer is the author of The Little Red Book of Selling, published by Pearson. President of U.S....

IAE Paris: management without borders

The 2009/01/05 at 13:57
Created in 1956, the Institut d’Administration des Entreprises (IAE) de Paris has committed to an intern...

Supélec: career accelerator

The 2009/01/05 at 13:49
Supélec is a major French tertiary institution or grande école in the domain of energy and information s...

CSP Formation: serious about clients with serious talent

The 2008/09/29 at 10:42
With almost forty years of experience, CSP Formation is one of the major training institutions in France...

Hélice Group: quality-guaranteed IT training

The 2008/09/29 at 10:28
The Hélice Group is an IT services company with 25 years’ experience. Its training centre is an integral...

AFNOR (the French Standards Association): certified copy

The 2008/09/01 at 14:25
In a context where international exchanges are intensifying, as well as the pursuit of competitiveness a...

DBM: developing human capital

The 2008/09/01 at 12:10
An international company present in 85 countries and with 230 agencies, DBM is specialised in the manage...

ESSEC Management Education: Educating executives

The 2008/09/01 at 12:02
The Essec group, which celebrated its centenary this year, started to offer executive training programme...

Speedlingua: matter of frequency

The 2008/09/01 at 11:04
When beginning to learn a language, pronunciation is not the least of the difficulties to overcome. Than...

Intuitive assimilation: tested method

The 2008/05/05 at 12:46
Offering linguistic and cultural immersion courses, Assimil has available an exceptionally wide range of...

Promoting vocational training for migrants

The 2008/05/05 at 12:46
The Liaison Committee for promoting and improving the integration of migrants (CLP) groups around 80 bod...

New cycle of Executive Training Programme focusing on Japan and Korea

The 2008/04/02 at 11:18
How can European companies handle global expansion when their business reach often extends no further th...

ESC Clermont: managers go back to school

The 2008/03/03 at 22:23
Alongside 1,200 undergraduates, some onehundred senior managers choose to attend the ESC Clermont Gradua...

Information systems: new software is anxiety-free

The 2008/02/01 at 14:36
Whether in an SME or a large group, any innovation in information systems can create anxiety, all the mo...

Education: an American University in Paris

The 2007/11/02 at 15:10
For the last 45 years, the American University of Paris has been producing graduates with an internation...

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