of heads of Russian companies believe they do not have enough professional knowledge and skills for career development and professional growth. They would like to receive additional specialized training or education.
At companies that are planning to undergo technological modernization in the near future, top managers are increasingly looking to fill gaps in knowledge (55% of managers). However, often interfering with managers’ plans are not having enough time (22%), inconvenient locations of training centres, or even the lack of relevant training programmes (12%).
These data were obtained in a survey of company heads in six sectors of the economy in 2014, which was conducted as part of the Monitoring of Education Markets and Organizations study by the Higher School of Economics and the Levada Centre. The results will be published in the second half of this year.
As part of the Management session of the XX April International Conference, Carl F. Fey from Aalto University School of Business, Finland, presented his paper on Facilitating Innovation in Companies in Russia: The Role of Organizational Culture. In his talk, Professor Fey spoke about the results of three studies he has been conducting with his team.
of Russian research organizations that transferred the results of their work to companies for implementation helped to create entirely new products, manufacturing processes and services for the global market.