Mary Kay Europe won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Bronze award for excellence in the category of Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for External Training.
Brandon Hall Group, one of the most well-known and established research organizations in the performance improvement industry, honored the beauty company’s new, innovative Link & Learn™ global sales education system.
Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants in nine European markets are among the first to experience the robust learning curriculum designed to amplify educational support for the independent sales force and increase their business success. The innovative e-learning platform connects Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants to a learning community based on content, accessibility and localization.
“Mary Kay fosters a culture of innovation and we are honored to receive the 2018 Brandon Hall Group Bronze award for the hard work put into the launch of our Link & Learn™ technology,” said Beth Lopez, vice president of Global Sales Education for Mary Kay and vice president of Sales and Marketing for Mary Kay Inc.’s European Region. “Reaction and engagement to the new sales education system has been overwhelmingly positive and we will continue to work with our Mary Kay markets to roll out this innovative, award-winning platform to help continue our mission of enriching women’s lives around the world.”
Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology recognize organizations that have successfully deployed programs, strategies, modalities, processes, systems and tools that have achieved measurable results. Entries for the awards are based upon criteria including breakthrough innovation, unique differentiators and value proposition. A panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts alongside Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives evaluated the entries. The award winners will be honored at the Human Capital Management Excellence Conference hosted by Brandon Hall in West Palm Beach Florida in January.
“We’re proud to honor the innovators. As human capital management continues to evolve, the creativity of the award winners is breathtaking,” said Rachel Cooke, chief operating officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the Awards Program. “Organizations of all sizes showed that creativity and technology can create new and better work experiences.”