You need strong partners to create a big stir. On this page we present you with our most important partners with whom we have been collaborating successfully for years.
The leading Swiss business magazine covers all facets of business life: company research, short-term economic analyses, investment services and advice on reasonable spending. In total, the magazine has a circulation of approximately 40,000 copies.
Hotelplan has been offering top-quality seaside holidays and attractive package deals since 1935. Hotelplan also offers individually customised trips at up-to-date prices via its travel agencies and on its dynamic website.
Boa Lingua is travel partner of myclimate - the Climate Protection Partnership. The international initiative with Swiss origins belongs to the world’s leading promoters of voluntary carbon offsetting measures and facilitates innovative solutions in climate protection.
The Reka non-profit organisation has evolved to become a modern company. Thanks to its credibility and respectability, Reka has gained the public's confidence, making it now one of Switzerland's leading tourism organisations.
Spotlight Verlag in Munich publishes six language magazines in five languages. You can subscribe to these magazines at a discounted rate via Boa Lingua. The magazines, audio CDs and exercise books combine practical language training with fascinating insights into the respective language area in a fun way.
TRANSLATION-PROBST Ltd. translates, writes copy and interprets in more than 30 languages and in over 20 specialist areas. It is the only translation company to be recognised by the Swiss Confederation and already has a client base of around 2,000 companies.
ALTO (Association of Language Travel Organizations) is a consulting and discussion forum for language travel agents, language schools and associations. They provide a global platform promoting networking, exchange of ideas and strategic development. Boa Lingua is a member of ALTO.
This alumni association is the association of graduates from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW). Associations of former students at the Zurich School of Engineering, the Zurich School of Management and Law and the Zurich School for Translation and Interpretation founded this association in 2003 together with the Students’ Association of the Zurich University Winterthur (VSZHW).
Boa Lingua is an official agent of English UK, which is one of the world’s leading associations of more than 450 organizations representing the interests of the English language school industry since 2004.
FH SCHWEIZ (Swiss Association of Graduates)
FH SCHWEIZ is the Swiss interdisciplinary association of graduates of universities of applied sciences and includes over 48,000 members in 36 regional sections and 4 national professional associations.
hotelleriesuisse Graubünden (hsgr) represents the interests of the classified as well as nationally and internationally oriented hotels in Graubünden. The organization has almost 400 members representing 80 per cent of the rooms on offer in the canton.
Since 2003, the Swiss Association for Personnel Management has been operating under the new name «HR Swiss - Swiss Association for Human Resources Management». The twelve member bodies of the HR Swiss umbrella organization are solely regional and specialist associations representing approximately 4,000 training and human resources experts.
IALC - INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LANGUAGE CENTRES
The International Association of Language Centres (IALC) was founded in 1983 with the aim of accrediting and representing private, independent language schools that teach the official language(s) of their country. At present, there are 86 IALC schools in 21 countries worldwide offering language training in English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish for all needs, interests and ages.
ICEF - INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS FOR EDUCATION AND FAIRS
Since 1991, ICEF connects vocational training institutions, education service providers and agencies to one worldwide network with the aim to satisfy and surpass the growing expectations on the students’ part. The members meet at international workshops, exchange experiences and establish new or strengthen existing relationships.
For graduates of higher professional schools, ODEC provides the opportunity to participate actively in shaping education policy and economic life. ODEC is both representative body and competent association of graduates of schools for higher professional education.
As a Swiss specialist association for procurement management, we provide our clients with qualified information and training offers and maintain a branching network both in economy and in science.
Boa Lingua is an official Agent of the Quality English network. Only renowned and independently managed language school agencies with proven quality standards are registered with Quality English.
The Swiss Bank Employees Association (SBPV) represents and promotes social, economic, legal and occupational interests of salaried employees working in the Swiss financial sector and commits towards maintaining solidarity. The focus is on safe workplaces and fair working conditions.
Touring Club Schweiz (TCS) is the largest mobility club in Switzerland representing the interests of more than 1.6 million members. TCS is active in terms of road traffic safety, organizes driver training and provides roadside assistance in the event of breakdowns.
SKO - SCHWEIZER KADER ORGANISATION
The Swiss Managers Organisation (SMO) is the most important cross-industry association of executives and managers with more than 11,000 members.
ZGP (Zurich Society for Personnel Management)
Zürcher Gesellschaft für Personal-Management (ZGP) is the largest specialist society for human resources managers in Switzerland. Lectures, seminars and conferences organized by ZGP provide a comprehensive platform for exchanging knowledge, expertise and views between their members and interested executives.
The Zug Chamber of Economy represents the political-economic interests of their members in the canton of Zug and, to some extent, also at federal level. When voting on issues affecting entrepreneurial interests, the chamber practices professional lobbying.
ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies. The company enables utility and industry customers to improve their performance and reduce environmental impact at the same time.
Alstom is a global leader in the construction and manufacturing of plants and products for power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure, and sets standards for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies.
The Axpo Group reliably produces, trades and sells energy. With more than 100 years’ experience in sustainable energy production and provision, it supplies more than 3 million people and thousands of companies in Switzerland, and over 30 European countries.
The Bossard Group is a group of companies acting worldwide. Around 1,500 employees are engaged in the global procurement and sale of every type of connecting and fastening element. Bossard also provides engineering and logistical services associated with these products.
ifage is a private, state-recognized non-profit organization in Geneva specializing in adult education. Their objective is to promote both education and professional development of adults. ifage offers courses in the areas of languages, business and management, computer and office skills, industry and construction as well as and visual design.
The Julius Bär Group is the leading private banking group in Switzerland exclusively aimed at the needs of demanding private clients, family offices and external property administrators from all over the world.
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is the world's leading provider of HR solutions. Kelly® offers an extensive range of outsourcing solutions (Kelly Outsourcing Consulting Group) and HR consulting as well as temporary, try & hire and permanent/management staffing services. Kelly Services has more than 40 branches and specialist departments in Switzerland, representing the fields of science, finance, health, IT & engineering, food & agriculture, building & construction, contact/call centres, industry & technology, commercial occupations, logistics & transport, and the watch industry.
For more than 100 years Raiffeisen banks have been present in over 1,000 locations throughout the country. The cooperative bank group operates the largest branch network in Switzerland.
Whether in Switzerland or abroad, the SBB brand stands for the “at home en route” promise to their clients. This orientation toward clients thrives in SBB through courtesy and comfort and is demonstrated daily with cleanliness as well as punctuality and reliability of their service.
Swiss Post is the largest operator of postal services in Switzerland. It delivers letters and parcels, transports passengers and acts as a finance provider. It is Switzerland’s second largest employer.
The main activities of the Regional Company Siemens Switzerland focus on the Energy, Healthcare and Industry sectors. Siemens has operations all over Switzerland and is one of the biggest employers of the country.
The international UBS bank, headquartered in Zurich and Basel, has offices in more than 50 countries. UBS’s financial services range from wealth and asset management via investment banking up to retail and corporate banking services.
With more than 16,000 clients, EB Zurich is the largest Swiss institution for continuing education financed by public funds. For more than 35 years, the cantonal vocational school has been focussing on the further education of professionals from all industry sectors and occupational levels.
ibW Höhere Fachhochschule Südostschweiz
From Arabic to Swiss German - 12 differnt language in total can be learned at ibW Höhere Fachschule Südostschweiz. For all languages basic courses are offered. In addition, there is an opportunity to acquire internationally recognized language diplomas in the most common languages.
Migros Club School is the largest institution for continuing education in Switzerland and offers courses or seminars at 50 locations to half a million people per annum. More than 600 courses are currently available.
SIB - SCHWEIZERISCHES INSTITUT FÜR BETRIEBSÖKONOMIE
Since 1963, the Swiss Institute of Business Administration (SIB) has been the preferred address for leadership and business administration training and qualification. The institute’s approach is practice-oriented and focuses on challenging educational objectives as a basis for sustainable professional success.
The Adult Education Centre Bern (Volkshochschule Bern) offers special services in various disciplines, such as Science, Culture, Language, Health and Movement. Offers are intended for the general public, for organizations and companies. The abbreviation vhsbe stands for education accessible to as many people as possible in both the city and the region of Bern.