Corporate Education Group


Charles River Labs

Situational Overview

  • Charles River Labs is a well-known global research organization that serves thousands of pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic institutions around the world. Charles River has partnered with Corporate Education Group (CEG) since 2015 to deliver a variety of global employee development programs for all levels of the organization.
  • Charles River labs sought to create an inclusive company-wide culture while considering cultural differences in different operating regions (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific).
  • Improved integration of workforce resulting from the many acquisitions made over the past several years was a clear objective.
  • Very limited experience with only a light strategy regarding a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) approach; basically, starting with a blank slate.

CEG Solution

  • Content: CEG’s Tackling Bias and Creating Inclusion Learning Journey content and structure aligned well with the client expectations.
  • Client Centric: Collaborating with client, CEG tailored its Learning Journey to align with client values and evolving DEI Strategy.
  • Responsiveness: CEG nimbly met client’s aggressive timeframe requirements to roll out a program at the executive level.
  • Global Expertise: CEG provided instructors from global locations to deliver content in different languages.


  • Global enterprise program delivered in three languages: English, French and Chinese
  • Program: (3) two-hour sessions delivered over three consecutive weeks
    • Tailored to client’s values and aligned with its DEI strategy
  • Audience Year 1:
    • 70 Executive Leaders
    • 400 People Leaders and Business Leaders
  • Audience Year 2:
    • 400 People Leaders and Business Leaders
  • Audience Year 3:
    • 400 People Leaders and Business Leaders
  • High level of leadership, stakeholder, and participant satisfaction.

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