Human Capital Partnerships

Human capital partnerships and joint research initiatives

The Institute for Corporate Productivity works with many of the leading human capital organizations to provide research and collaboration on today's most innovation topics.

American Society for Training and Development (ASTD)

American Society for Training & Development (ASTD)

ASTD is the world's largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ASTD's members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in nearly 140 U.S. chapters and 25 Global Networks. ASTD has widened the profession's focus to link learning and performance to individual and organizational results, and is a sought-after voice on critical public policy issues.

i4cp serves as ASTD's research arm, conducting global studies and providing analysis on a variety of subjects. View reports we've done for ASTD.

American Management Association (AMA)

American Management Association (AMA)

American Management Association is a world leader in professional development, advancing the skills of individuals to drive business success.

AMA's approach to improving performance combines experiential learning - "learning through doing" - with opportunities for ongoing professional growth at every step of one's career journey. Organizations worldwide, including the majority of the Fortune 500, turn to AMA as their trusted partner in professional development and draw upon its experience to enhance skills, abilities and knowledge with noticeable results from day one.

i4cp performs research studies for AMA on their behalf, and many of these reports are available for free on their website. AMA is also a part of i4cp's member network.

Center for Effective Organizations (CEO)

Center for Effective Organizations (CEO)

A part of USC Marshall School of Business, the Center for Effective Organizations works with companies to research and develop new knowledge on cutting-edge issues of organization design and effectiveness. CEO was founded with a mission of doing research that is useful to theory and practice, and have developed methodologies to link research to practitioner concerns.

CEO and i4cp conduct joint research, and CEO Sponsor companies have access to i4cp's research and member base. Are you a CEO Sponsor?

Best Buddies International

Best Buddies International

Best Buddies International is a nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for one-to-one friendship, integrated employment and leadership development to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Best Buddies’ programs positively impact nearly 700,000 individuals with and without disabilities worldwide, and their volunteers annually contribute, at no cost to their communities, support services that equate to more than $168 million USD. The strategic partnership between i4cp and Best Buddies will focus on research studies into the opportunities of employment and leadership development for people with IDD as well as an annual i4cp-hosted Best Buddies Friendship Walk at i4cp's annual conference.