New program helps advance professional mobility and attract and retain talent critical to executing Kohl’s strategy to become the most trusted retailer for the active and relaxed lifestyle
Today, Kohl’s announced a new associate benefits program that will cover 100% of tuition, books, and other related costs as part of its debt-free education program. The program, powered by Guild Education, the nation’s leading education and development platform, is introduced as part of Kohl’s efforts to provide its associates with comprehensive benefits that help advance career mobility and attract and retain the talent essential to execute Kohl’s strategy to become the most trusted retailer. for the active and relaxed lifestyle.
Starting in early spring, all eligible Kohl associates will be able to enroll in one of Kohl’s 120+ fully funded programs where associates can earn certificates, associates, and bachelor’s degrees in areas such as business, technology, data analytics and supply chain, plus course offerings for high school graduation, college preparation, English and more. Kohl’s will also cover other related expenses such as books and mandatory fees to help offset other continuing education costs. The Program Catalog, which will be available through a curated selection of Learning Partners, has been designed with Guild Education to help Associates achieve their educational and career goals without facing financial barriers.
“We know that Kohl’s is filled with incredibly smart and talented people who have the abilities to make a meaningful impact in a variety of areas of our business, but may not have the formal education or training to make the leap into one. other department, or raise With the introduction of Kohl’s new education benefits program, we strive to remove barriers that might have prevented their continuing education and give them the opportunity to learn new skills, do advancing their careers and creating a better life for their future, ”said Marc Chini, Director of Human Resources at Kohl. “This program is also essential to Kohl’s focus on creating a learning culture. A culture that enables education, growth and opportunities for our associates. Because when our associates grow and continue to advance in their careers, we as an organization are successful too.
Kohl’s associates continue to be a driving force in the company’s strategy to become the trusted retailer of choice for the active and relaxed lifestyle. The introduction of Kohl’s educational benefits program is another way the company invests in the talents of associates so they can continue to come up with new ideas and solutions that move the business forward.
Stay tuned for more information on rolling out the Kohl Education Benefits Program and other benefits at careers.kohls.com.