June 6, 2016
Alexandria, Va. — National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), an organization dedicated to increasing the number of black graduates and professionals in engineering, has developed a partnership with MindEdge, an online learning and development platform. The partnership enables NSBE members to receive discounts on tuition for online courses, on topics such as Project Management, Six Sigma, Lean, and Sustainable Management. MindEdge provides a variety of leadership, management, communication and educational solutions for organizations, to help them meet their objectives.
“NSBE is a firm supporter of development. And by bringing the MindEdge opportunity to our members, they are able to continuously grow and improve their knowledge base, which will positively impact their professional performance,” said NSBE National Chair Matthew Nelson.
MindEdge is a component of the integrated talent development suite NSBE has created, in support of the professional and technical development of its membership. MindEdge courses are open to professional and collegiate members of NSBE.
“This is an amazing opportunity for our members to continue to grow outside of their engineering degree,” said NSBE Professionals National Chair Richard White. “Our vision in this partnership is that we are leveraging this technology tool for the benefit of our professional members and our highly successful community of professional engineers.”
Founded in 1975, the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is one of the largest student-governed organizations based in the United States. With more than 31,000 members and more than 300 chapters in the U.S. and abroad, NSBE supports and promotes the aspirations of collegiate and pre-collegiate students and technical professionals in engineering and technology. NSBE’s mission is “to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.” For more information, visit www.nsbe.org.
MindEdge, a learning company based in Waltham, Mass., provides leadership, management, communication and educational solutions for organizations to help them meet their objectives.The company was founded by Harvard and MIT educators in 1998 and has served more than half a million learners. To learn more about MindEdge, go to www.mindedge.com.
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