Sears Holdings Recognized for Leadership Excellence
SHC was recently named as a recipient of the 2016 Leadership Excellence Award for outstanding achievements in Leadership and Development programs in the areas of education, corporate and individuals. Retail Leadership and Development programs at both Kmart and Sears ranked fourth out of 10 in the nation in the category of “Top Store Management Program.”
The Leadership Awards salute the world’s top leadership practitioners and programs, and highlights their roles in developing their associates. For more than 33 years, Leadership Excellence, now a part of HR.com, has identified and recognized the top leadership organizations and their strategies and solutions in a yearly ranking by appropriate category.
“Our team is honored to have received this award. It is truly a privilege to work with our store leadership teams and help improve the employee value proposition, said Bill Holland, SHC’s director of learning and development. “We are humbled and grateful for the opportunity to equip, enable and empower our store associates.” Congratulations to the Retail Services Learning and Development team for their work and commitment to develop our company’s future leaders!
"Effective leadership development programs and activities are a must in today’s business. Without leadership, all other resources are ineffective, whether you are operating a non-profit, educational institution, government department, small business or a large corporation. Programs and individuals recognized in the Leadership Excellence Awards program have made significant contributions developing leaders," stated Debbie McGrath, CEO of HR.com.