Employees are the lifeblood of any successful organization and in today’s competitive business environment, more companies are competing for top talent. So, how do you recruit and retain talent? Investing in professional development opportunities is key.

That’s why Towson University Continuing and Professional Studies has just launched a new service for business and corporate professionals—corporate training partnerships. Designed for companies looking to recruit or retain talent, our corporate training partnership can help provide the kinds of training that associates want. But don’t take our word for it. According to a recent Gallop poll, job seekers across generations say that training opportunities are extremely important to them.

According to a recent Gallop poll, job seekers across generations say that training opportunities are extremely important to them.

Top five reasons to make Towson University your corporate training partner

1. Two complimentary, on-site training sessions in high demand topics

All Towson University corporate partners receive two complimentary, one-hour training sessions annually. Topics represent some of our most requested training modules, including conflict resolution, communication styles, DiSC overview, time management, coaching, emotional intelligence (EQ), generations at work, and Six Sigma overview (white belt). This is a great opportunity to dig into a topic without making an up-front investment.

2. Save 20% on online and in-class certification prep courses

As a corporate training partner, you will save a significant amount on our in-class and online certification prep courses. Our courses align with the academic mission of Towson University and focus on business and management, information technology, and the health professions. These popular and sought after courses will upskill employees regardless of industry. View our growing portfolio of courses.

3. Exclusive access to online fundamentals courses

If your organization is committed to providing professional development to your teams, consider our online fundamentals courses. This curated series of professional development courses are available exclusively to our corporate training partners and are designed to provide PD experiences in a short period of time. Most span multiple industries, although some are very specific. Corporate training partners save 10% on all online fundamentals courses.

4. Private recruiting events with TU alumni 

Are you looking for highly qualified associates to join your organization? We have many program alumni that may be considering new opportunities. One of the perks of being a corporate training partner is the ability to schedule private recruiting events with our students.

5. A dedicated team and expert trainers

Towson University has earned a national reputation for academic excellence and student success. Our dedicated team provides extensive market expertise and are here to help you meet your training needs—from registration through course completion and reporting tools. Our trainers are industry experts who are driven to provide the best learning experience possible.

Whether your goal is recruitment, retention, or building competitive advantages, becoming a corporate training partner can help you meet and exceed them.