Members of the 2020 Workplace Network met for two days last week in one of the new smart classrooms at McDonald’s Hamburger University, designed by Steelcase. After hearing about McDonald’s 50 years of talent development and learning, members got an inside look at how McDonald’s develops talent for its global staff and restaurant managers.
“If we are going to go anywhere, we’ve got to have talent.
And I am going to put my money in talent.”
– RAY KROC, FOUNDER OF MCDONALD’S
Following the tour of Hamburger University and a sharing of some of McDonald’s learning programs, participants generated their ideas about what “learning in the future” might look like. The following Wordle captures some of the concepts shared in that conversation:
What words do you use to describe learning in the future?