Wednesday, February 24, 2021

WOrkplace Innovator

Ep. 146: Is this the Workplace’s “Kodak Moment”? Insight into the Future of Work with Kay Sargent of HOK

Kay Sargent is Senior Principal and Director of WorkPlace at HOK where she is a recognized expert on workplace and an award-winning designer who has worked with several Fortune 500 companies to optimize their global real estate portfolios and create innovative work environments. In January 2021, Mike Petrusky hosted a live webinar broadcast called “Is this the Workplace’s ‘Kodak Moment’?” to explore the future of work and discover how facility management and corporate real estate leaders should lead their organizations through these pandemic times. Hear Kay’s honest and eye-opening assessment of where we are as an industry during this audio highlight episode of the show! Connect with Kay on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kay-sargent-53b2431/ Download the full webinar video with Kay and Mike: https://www.iofficecorp.com/webinar-replay-thinking-forward-is-this-the-workplaces-kodak-moment Register for our next webinar featuring author Rex Miller: https://www.iofficecorp.com/live-webinar-return-to-work-a-leaders-guide-to-avoiding-the-mental-health-crisis Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

Ep. 145: Higher Education Perspectives & Next Gen Workplace Leaders with Dean Paul A. Pavlou, Ph.D. of the C. T. Bauer College of Business...

Paul A. Pavlou, Ph.D. is Dean of the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston where he leads a dynamic and vibrant group of faculty and staff, along with a motivated and hard-working student body across graduate, undergraduate, doctoral and executive education programs. Mike Petrusky asks Paul about the lessons learned during the pandemic and how workplace leaders can adapt to changes in the marketplace. They discuss trends in real estate, the impact of technology and how we all must collaborate to address “the digital divide” in the coming decade. Connect with Paul on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-a-pavlou-6003a16/ Learn more about the Bauer College of Business: https://www.bauer.uh.edu/ Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

Ep. 144: Planning for the Future Workplace by Exploring the ROI of Technology Tools (from Future Offices Winter 2021) with Yitsy Montano of UKG

Yitsy Montano is Campus Programs Manager at UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) where she is passionate about process improvement, innovation, and technology related to facility management and the workplace. In January 2021, Mike Petrusky and Yitsy presented a fireside chat during the Future Offices Winter conference to explore the ROI of digital workplace and real estate technology tools. They discussed how workplace leaders can navigate this time of great change by rethinking their facilities, facing the hybrid workplace challenges ahead, balancing people and technology while building a culture that is prepared for the next normal. Connect with Yitsy on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yitsymontano/ Learn more about Future Offices: https://www.iqpc.com/events-nextgenerationoffices/ Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

Ep. 143: IFMA’s World Workplace 2020 Session Highlights – Insights & Inspiration from 5 Facility Management Leaders

In December 2020, Mike Petrusky hosted a live panel discussion for IFMA’s World Workplace 2020 – The Virtual Experience. Listen to these audio highlights about our evolving workplaces, adapting to changes during COVID and leading your organization into the future. Five amazing facility management leaders share their insights and offer inspiration to help you take the lead as a workplace innovator. Connect with our panelists on LinkedIn (in order of appearance): Razia Ferdousi-Meyer - Global Operations & Workplace Services Leader at Ankura https://www.linkedin.com/in/raziameyer/ Lena Thompson, FMP, SFP - Director, Building Operations & OFM at American Psychological Association https://www.linkedin.com/in/lena-thompson-5b05a86/ Darrell Rounds, FMA, C.E.M. - Operations Group Manager at General Motors https://www.linkedin.com/in/darrell-rounds-fma-c-e-m-b1a14312/ Darin Rose, CFM, SFP, GGP, CRFP - Director of Administration & Facilities at Credit Union of Colorado https://www.linkedin.com/in/darinrose1/ Case Runolfson, CFM - Sr. Director, Facilities Management Department at American Institutes for Research https://www.linkedin.com/in/r-case-runolfson-4a720012/ Download the full session video recording: (TO FOLLOW) Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

About the Workplace Innovator

Mike Petrusky is host of the Workplace Innovator Podcast and Director of Events and Growth Marketing at iOFFICE. He joined iOFFICE in March of 2018 with a mission to energize the company’s live events. He is a dynamic speaker, podcaster, and seasoned marketer who has a passion for sharing iOFFICE’s unique brand of thought leadership to CRE & FM leaders in the digital workplace.