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Edward Jones Recognized for Outstanding Training Program

ST. LOUIS, March 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — For the 22ndn/a consecutive year, Edward Jones was recognized as a top training company, having been named to the 2022 Training APEX Awards, which recognizes organizations that provide the best training and associate development.

The company ranked 24th overall on this prestigious list, previously called the Training Top 100.

“We are a learning organization that aims to ‘learn it all’ not ‘know it all’. We are very committed to finding innovative ways to help our associates reach their full potential – from formal education to work experiences. social learning, mentoring and coaching,” said Christine Johnson, Edward Jones Director of Human Resources and Director of Transformation. “Nurturing associates’ potential empowers associates to become fully engaged in the important work we do for our clients and empowers each of our more than 50,000 associates to contribute to our purpose: to partner for positive impact to improve the well-being of our customers and colleagues. , and together, improve our communities and our society.”

The company’s innovative approach to training includes hands-on experiences such as the “Sherlock Jones Path to Deeper Relationships” program, which was co-created by learning professionals working with branch teams across Edward Jones. New branch administrators uncover clues from hypothetical customer data, providing a learning environment to hone their skills to serve customers in depth, an essential business metric. Learners report that the program also improves teamwork and communication skills.

The company rankings for the Training APEX award were announced on February 28 at an awards gala during the Training 2022 conference and exhibition in Orlando, Florida.

On Edward Jones
Edward Jonesa Fortune 500 company headquartered in Saint Louisprovides financial services in the United States and, through its subsidiary, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm’s business, from the investments offered by its financial advisors to the location of branches, caters to individual and corporate investors. The firm’s nearly 19,000 financial advisors serve more than 7 million clients with a total of $1.8 trillion in assets under custody. To visit edwardjones.com or the recruitment site at careers.edwardjones.com. SIPC member.

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