BKD CPAs and Advisors has been recognized as a Silver LearningElite organization by chief learning officer (CLO) publication at the 2021 LearningElite Gala, held virtually on April 28. This is BKD’s seventh time being recognized for the accolade since 2014.
The firm ranked 32 among 59 finalists selected for “creating and implementing exemplary workforce development practices”.
CLO’s LearningElite award recognizes organizations after peer review and comprehensive data analysis.
Each organization is scored in five performance areas: learning strategy, leadership commitment, learning execution, learning impact and business performance results.
Chief marketing officer Greg Cole said: “BKD takes its role of being an industry-leading learning organization very seriously. Our mission statement, business needs and culture of Unmatched Client Service® are tied to everything we do, including our professional development programs,” said. “This honor reflects the exemplary effort of our team and their dedication to continuous learning.”
The resource portfolio of BKD’s Learning and Development department addresses the organization’s “diverse” learning needs.
The firm applies technology-related best practices to develop, deliver and curate industry training, events and resources. Its educational programs are designed to equip their professionals with the tools they need to better serve clients and deliver on their culture of Unmatched Client Service.