Reinvention in the Age of the Millennial

On December 10, 2014, IBM and clients convened in New York City for “Reinvention in the Age of the Millennial,” a gathering of technology, media, and industry visionaries to discuss how to engage this soon-to-be trillion dollar market. According to Gartner, by 2025, up to 75 percent of the global workforce will be Millennials. And companies are racing to try to meet this demographic shift.Read more

Excellence Is Never an Accident: Building a Smarter Workforce [IBM Social Business post]

Every summer I work with my neighbors gearing up for our neighborhood charity event BCC Rally for the Cure benefiting the Susan G Komen foundation. My neighborhood started this 10 years ago with one event – a women’s golf outing – and now it spans seven major events over the course of a week. As the BCC Rally expanded so did our need for great workers. We needed workers who could be brought on board and trained quickly to assistRead more

IBM Executive Interview, Diane Gherson [Biz Leader Latte]

“Seek out a variety of experiences that push your comfort zone. Prove to yourself that you are capable.” – Diane Gherson, IBM Sr VP, Human Resources Leslieanne John, P-TECH student and IBM CAI intern, is conducting a series of executive interview posts exploring topics such as the technical skills necessary for business today and preparing students for the future.  She’ll also be looking into technical skills gaps and how technology integrates with education.  Her second interview was with Diane Gherson,Read more