The Edcomm Group's Banker's Academy Invited to Teach at Burgan Bank in Kuwait

New York, NY, December 12, 2007 --( The Edcomm Group’s Banker’s Academy has been invited to teach an in-house training course for Burgan Bank in Kuwait this month. Edcomm’s president, Dr. Linda Eagle, will be teaching a course on Operations to an audience of Burgan Bank professionals.

Kuwait is one of the main member states of the Islamic Financial Services Council, which was founded in 2002. Banks within Kuwait must rise to meet the challenge to reconcile their dual roles as business facilitators and financial institutions. The courses provided by Edcomm’s Banker’s Academy will serve to help establish that delicate balance for bankers within the country of Kuwait.

Managing Banking Operations for Productivity and Quality is a hands-on, highly participatory training program that uses applied financial services examples to emphasize the "hard skills" of managing operations, such as Scheduling, Forecasting, Capacity Planning, Functional Job Design, Production Standards, Change Management, Risk Management, Work Flow, Process Improvement, Strategic Planning and Service Quality. The course provides managers and supervisors with the skills to manage their workload using tools, techniques and strategies for attaining increased productivity and quality. These serve as a mechanism to succeed in an environment of ever-evolving technology, sophisticated markets, reorganization and realignment, and new products and services.

For more information about programs like this, or to find out how The Edcomm Group can customize any training program, log onto or call 888-433-2666.

Burgan Bank S. A. K. is the youngest commercial bank in the State of Kuwait. It now ranks among the top Kuwaiti Banks. Founded as a public shareholding company in 1977, Burgan Bank now offers a full range of banking services for both the retail and commercial markets and is active both domestically and internationally. Burgan Bank presents an unstinted commitment to establishing a service-oriented, technology-driven, state-of-the-art private Bank within Kuwait.

The Edcomm Group is a 20-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm's Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).

The Edcomm Group ( ( is headquartered in New York City with an Advanced Design Center located in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania.

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Linda Eagle