Reimagining the Workplace

The workplace is in the midst of a seismic evolution. Delve into the most significant factors driving the new era of work, including biases, reskilling, COVID-19, and much more.

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Released November 2021

12 minutes

Today we are speaking with Mita Mallick, Head of Inclusion, Equity and Impact at Carta. During Advancing Diversity Week with MediaVillage, we caught up with Mita and had a chance to discuss the importance of Building Inclusive leaders. Join us on this journey as we dive into steps toward and barriers to inclusive leadership.

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The workplace is in the midst of a seismic evolution. Delve into the most significant factors driving the new era of work, including biases, reskilling, COVID-19, and much more.

Released October 2021

12 minutes

After 18 months of living amid a global pandemic, organizations everywhere are starting to return their employees to the office. As a result of this, people are re-evaluating their relationships to their jobs, work schedules, commutes and their desired workplace culture. Tune in.

Released August 2021

11 minutes

What are some viable ways for companies to integrate reskilling into their employee development, and what’s the impetus for them to do so? As a solution, mid-career training, coupled with managerial practices that offer a clear path to promotion and unbiased hiring, will have a great impact.

Released July 2021

10 minutes

Many innovative workplace policies have emerged as a result of COVID-19 and the impact the global pandemic has had on the world. Explore some ways companies are stepping up for their employees, and advice from our panelists on how to lead your workplace into the future.

Released June 2021

10 minutes

In the workplace, there’s a certain kind of slight that shows up in different ways: an interrupted conversation, a backhanded compliment; an ignorant assumption based on stereotypes; the continued mispronunciation of a name. It’s called a microaggression. In this Guide, we’ll focus on microaggressions, how to flag them, and why it’s time to talk about them.

Released June 2021

9 minutes

It’s a taboo topic that many of us still feel we cannot talk about. Yet, the majority of us have experienced it at one point or another. Are you wondering what tactics to use when these feelings arise? How can managers watch out for signs of imposter syndrome within their teams? Or, what can we do to best support employees and colleagues who may be experiencing it? Listen in as we explore what imposter syndrome is and how to deal with it.

Released July 2021

12 minutes

Many companies have issued statements that some or all of their employees will return to work under a hybrid model, only coming into the office a few days a week. Other companies have decided that they will switch to a fully remote model. We created this guide to help you navigate dialogue and communication.

Released November 2020

7 minutes

Society’s understanding of the impact of COVID continues to change. What we know is that like many things, it is redefining culture and challenging long-held beliefs. COVID has put many things under the microscope. Here at The FQ, we are immersed in staying close to the changing trends. Join us as we take a deeper look at the impacts of COVID on the workplace through The FQ lens.

Released November 2020

6 minutes

We all have unconscious biases. Our brains take in more information than they can process, so we rely on mental shortcuts to simplify the world around us. In other words, we rely on stereotypes. These stereotypes can create barriers that affect how people work together, as well as impact the opportunities someone is given.

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This special series is part of an initiative IBM launched with The Female Quotient called “Call for Code: Path to Building Solutions.” Tune in.

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