Empowering Economic Development in Our Communities

In each country and community we serve, we are dedicated to promoting economic sustainability through job creation, skill enhancement and language proficiency.

Across all our economic sustainability initiatives, we work closely with local governments, educational institutions and community leaders worldwide to ensure opportunities for growth.

Empowering Economic Development in Our Communities

Economic Sustainability Programs Around the World

Economic Facts

In 2019, SYKES entered a partnership with Intuit to launch Prosperity Hubs in three SYKES North America locations. Through this program, we have been able to upskill and develop our employees, resulting in almost 70 full-time promotions during the past two years.

Economic Program Spotlight

SYKES Academy

SYKES Academy

Serving thousands of students in Latin America, the Philippines, Egypt and Romania, SYKES Academy is a nonprofit language learning academy that also connects graduates with job opportunities at SYKES.

SYKES Excel

SYKES Excel

SYKES’ Exceptional Circle of Learners (Excel) is an on-the-job internship program that allows college students to apply to SYKES based on their current courses at local educational institutions.

SYKES Tech Academy

SYKES Tech Academy

Providing technical education to students and existing SYKES employees, SYKES Tech Academy was designed to develop specialists in qualified networks that serve local markets.

Economic Facts

SYKES Academy has assisted in improving English language skills for more than 7,000 Costa Rican citizens, allowing them to work for any multinational company operating in the country.

Prosperity Hub in Hazard, KY

Discover how SYKES partnered with Intuit to launch Prosperity Hubs, which provide full-time jobs, vocational training and educational resources to communities in need.

Economic Facts

As a result of the SYKES Excel Program, SYKES Philippines locations are seeing consistent application rates — averaging 87% acceptance — and generating more than 200 interns who work in all areas of the business.

SYKES Tech Academy

SYKES Tech Academy

Learn more about the value SYKES Tech Academy provides to top technology companies.

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