30 Most Valuable Companies to Watch 2019
Training and educating employees can boost a business organization's overall growth. Addressing the employees skills and strengthening it can play a very important role for an enterprise- not just in terms of revenue, but also in terms of retaining employees. This is exactly what Emergn focuses on- educating and empowering employees so that they can bring about a change from within.
Founded in 2009, Emergn has always sought to create a lasting, positive change from the beginning. With a decade of experience, Emergn has included new capabilities, services, and talent to keep up its exceptional work to global corporations. With Emergn, the ideas are out-of-the-box and approach is inside-out.
The consultants working with Emergn also understand the methodology, strategies, and tools that enterprises wish to adopt. With Emergn, the approach is unique, rather than simply recommending the usual bolt-on solutions. It has resulted in a long-lasting change right from the ground up. “We bring that change to life in innovative products and services that we co-create with our clients,” the Emergn site says. In other words, the team puts it this way: ‘The Emergn Way. It's more than values. It's practical and pragmatic.’
Emergn teaches companies how to transform on their own. The core part of this change is Emergn’s educational program: VFQ- Value, Flow, Quality. Unique in every sense, the VFQ is termed as the only work-based learning approach in the industry to reach a scaled digital transformation. “We commit to their journey as a core partner, because we expect the change to stick,” the company believes.
Transforming thousands of lives
When it comes to the customers, Emergn guides them on the journey to reach the goals and outcomes together. The options, the impact of certain decisions, etc. are explained and advised to them; all the while Emergn stays in constant communication with all the clients. The company takes special note to keep everyone in the communication loop and ensures that the planning remains continuous.
“Delivering an exceptional engagement means that we understand the customer and that our work resonates with how they address their objectives,” explains the founder and CEO- Alex Adamopoulos. “Our customers should expect that we deliver results they can measure and be proud of.”
The strong foundation of the company has led it to an exponential growth and today, Emergn stand with its teams based in the U.S. (Boston), Ukraine (Dnipro), Russia (St Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod), Ireland (Dublin), Latvia (Jelgava, Ventspils, Liepaja, and Riga), and the UK (London). Behind the continuous growth is a strong leadership team, who is committed in Emergn’s values and believes in trust, transparency, authenticity, and empathy.
The leadership team consists of an experienced group of technology experts, educators, and advisors. They understand what the enterprises want to adopt- right from Agile to Scrum to Kanban; they understand that enterprises want to change the way they work. This is why, the leadership team says: “We lean on deep, proven and practical expertise to initiate simple, long-lasting change from the inside out.”
Emergn’s Star Solution: VFQ
Stands for Value, Flow, Quality- VFQ is Emergn’s work-based learning program. It supports enterprises and individual learners who want to adopt modern ways of working so they can deliver better products and services, compete more effectively in the digital economy, or bring new ideas to market.
“People make the biggest difference to business performance”
While the leadership leads and inspires, it’s the people who bring in their talent and passion to help people transform the way they work. For instance, the engineering team from Emergn has more than two decades of experience when it comes to providing tailor-made solutions. This naturally extends to a wide variety of languages and tech platforms.
One can say that the Emergn team is brimming with intelligent and innovative people. As a group of people who sincerely care about the difference they can make for clients, the entire workforce of Emergn’s shapes the world’s largest and most iconic companies. In fact, working at Emergn gives you the power to transform people all over the world, which can affect thousands of lives.
With its offices scattered across the globe, Emergn has built a global team and ensures to stay committed to the communities where they work by offering opportunities to give back to the local community. In each of Emergn’s offices, there is a culture based on confidence, integrity, and trust. “We listen to what our staff say, we involve them in decision making and we follow the same principles of transparency and autonomy that we advise to others to take to heart,” says Alex.
Alex Adamopoulos, Founder and CEO
With more than 30 years of working in consulting and professional services organizations, Alex has been involved mainly with building high performing teams, helping companies expand their global footprint into new markets and a focus on building leaders. His career has been a diverse one having worked for large, publicly traded companies as well as startups, early stage and mid-size organizations, along with working with both venture capital and private equity firms in helping them mature their portfolio companies.
As the CEO and founder of Emergn, Alex’s role is centered on the use of work-based education as a tool to accelerate learning and advanced skills and capabilities inside companies. Much of his life’s work has culminated in Emergn as he influences the way people think about change.
“We are advocates for change and for helping companies manage complexity and deliver exceptional business outcomes.”
“We are Emergn. Our mission is to improve the way people and companies work. Forever.”
“We’re passionate about improving the way people work and are motivated by an ambition to help businesses innovate.”