New-York & Paris, April 1 st , 2015
Cegos, a worldwide leader in training and development, and Big Think, a knowledge forum which features interviews, multimedia presentations and discussions from a range of fields, sign a partnership agreement. Big Think will propose bundles mixing Cegos’ modules with their videos across the United States.
With this partnership, the Big Think followers and the Cegos customers will have access to bundles focusing on Management and Leadership or centered on Personal and Professional Development, all composed of modules designed by Cegos and videos made by Big Think. Some topics covered in the modules include: management styles, effective decision making, the relational skills of the manager, handling stress, controlling your emotions and many more.
Victoria R.M. Brown, CEO of Big Think, explains:
‘Cegos is a pre-eminent training company. In partnering with them, we will provide our audiences with the opportunity for the best possible professional development.’
Pascal Debordes, head of Cegos International’s partner network, adds:
‘Big Think is one of the most innovative video solutions. Their reputation is as strong as their Catalogue. We are very excited to partner with them and to watch the further development of this alliance in the coming years’.
Big Think is a video-centric online learning platform, where over 2000+ experts explore the big ideas and core skills that define knowledge in the 21st century. Created for an astute and engaged audience, Big Think’s 12,000+ exclusive videos are short, sharp and elegantly filmed and go beyond the lecture to provide expert knowledge and actionable insights. Big Think’s videos have been viewed more than 100 million times.
Cegos trains 250,000 people all around the world every year, in open or in-house courses. The Group has a comprehensive product range that extends from off-the-shelf courses to tailored solutions. Its ‘multi-dimensional’ approach draws on all the currently-available learning formats. Alone or in partnership with universities and top educational facilities, the Group also offers 103 certificate or diploma courses.