Amazon recently unveiled “Upskilling 2025,” an initiative to retrain employees from their corporate offices through fulfillment centers. HR Technologist, a respected publication for HR and L&D professionals, interviewed tech industry leaders to get key takeaways from Amazon’s announcement.
Katalyst, a non-profit in India, is on a mission to empower young women from low-income communities to take on leadership roles in the corporate and government sectors by developing their English language skills. Read about the positive impact on language training engagement after implementing Voxy.
International yogurt manufacturer Chobani recently launched a Voxy English language training program. The program will run for six months and includes fourteen Chobani employees. The Voxy/Chobani collaboration evolved with support from the Workforce Development Institute in New York.
For new immigrants especially, relocating to the U.S with limited language proficiency or an understanding of personal finance is tough. Recognizing a void in language training, Voxy created the English for Personal Financial Literacy course that covers credit cards, banking, fraud, identity theft and more.
With years of experience in linguistics, Voxy’s Chief Education Officer, Dr. Katie Nielson, is able to offer modern approaches to workplace language training. Her recent article, published in Training Magazine, a leading professional and workforce development publication, offers expert advice on “The Do’s and Don’ts of Language Training”.
Trainer Tools, a podcast for Learning and Development professionals, offers insightful information and analysis. Recently, Dr. Katie Nielson was interviewed on the science of workplace language learning and how multinational organizations demonstrated ROI after implementing a Voxy program.
Maine has the oldest median age in the U.S, a growing immigrant population and elevated demand for healthcare. MaineHealth, the largest healthcare provider (and employer) in the region is taking steps now to attract and develop the best talent. Read how MaineHealth and the iEnglish program—powered by Voxy—are helping immigrants pave career pathways.
With our interest in delivering Voxy to new international markets, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) became aware of Voxy’s hard work and encouraged our researching, identifying, and establishing new relationships. Noting our expansion in France, we won the DOC’s Export Achievement Certificate.
Tired of the way English was traditionally taught and not seeing the expected results for employees, Kyocera Spain decided to try Voxy. Working with eCompass, a Voxy Channel Partner in Madrid, Kyocera was able to improve company-wide engagement and performance. In this case study, we share an interview with Arancha Pinay, a head of human resources at Kyocera Spain.
As a former college professor turned education technology executive, Voxy’s Dr. Katie Nielson has expert advice on implementing instructional technology. In her recently published article, “Ed Tech Buyers: Don’t Ask These Four Questions,” Katie explores questions to avoid while offering alternative information to consider.