Tuesday, June 15, 2021

WOrkplace Innovator

Ep. 161: The Gamification of Workforce Training & Employee Experience in the Future of Work with Sam Caucci of 1Huddle

Sam Caucci is Founder & CEO at 1Huddle which is a workforce training platform getting people ready to work using quick-burst games. Mike Petrusky asks Sam how he and his team are leading the charge to help organizations, across the globe, better prepare their people for the future of work. They discuss how gamification can help with employee training and upskilling as companies struggle to prepare for what comes next in the workplace. Mike and Sam explore the challenges workplace leaders face with a workforce that is changing rapidly, and they discuss how we must find better ways to deploy training that helps onboard employees faster and up-skills them more effectively while also meeting their new expectations for employee experience in the future workplace. Connect with Sam on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/samcaucci/ Learn more about 1Huddle: https://1huddle.co/ Read the blog “Why I Predict Working from Home Isn’t the Future of Work”: https://1huddle.co/why-i-predict-working-from-home-isnt-the-future-of-work/ Listen to the “Bring It In” Podcast: https://1huddle.co/podcast/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

Ep. 160: Five Predictions for Workplace 2040 with Mathew Xavier of KGO

Mathew Xavier is Director of Innovation and Change at KGO where he works as a strategic consulting partner managing real estate & organizational change for clients. In April 2021, Mike Petrusky hosted a live webinar broadcast called “Five Predictions for Workplace 2040” where Mathew shared the processes and strategies that KGO uses with client engagements. Mike and Mathew explored what's trending in the workplace as organizations plan for the future, including new priorities for business leaders, using data and analytics to deliver value across the organization and how the hybrid workplace and technology automation will impact the employee experience in both the near and long term. Connect with Mathew on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mathew-xavier-19761b4/ Watch the full webinar video with Mathew and Mike: https://www.iofficecorp.com/webinar-five-predictions-workplace 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. 159: Workforce Profiles, Real Estate Portfolios and Dynamic Workplace Strategies with Anthony Parzanese of Red Hat

Anthony A. Parzanese is Director of Global Real Estate Portfolio Strategy at Red Hat where he oversees the team responsible for Real Estate Portfolio Management and Strategy Development, Real Estate Capital Planning and Real Estate Enterprise Change Management Program. Mike Petrusky asks Anthony about the future of work and how his experiences working with a forward-looking organization have helped build a culture of flexible work where great employee experience is a priority. Mike and Anthony share stories of their New Jersey roots and offer some inspiration through music and quotes as they seek to encourage workplace leaders for whatever may come the rest of this year and into 2022. Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyparzanese/ Learn more about Red Hat: https://www.redhat.com/en Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ Share your thoughts with Mike via email: podcast@iOFFICECORP.com  

Ep. 158: Flexible Working Strategies, Workplace Culture and the Evolving Role of FM in Employee Experience with Peter Baumann of SAP

Peter Baumann is Head of Workplace and Projects in the Global Real Estate & Facilities department at SAP where he facilitates alignment of global project standards with local and regional plans. Mike Petrusky asks Peter about SAP’s long history of developing flexible working strategies and how this experience has prepared them for the transition happening in today’s pandemic world. They discuss the importance of partnering across departments, understanding priorities, and how corporate culture can drive success when there is no one size fits all solution. Peter and Mike offer inspiration and practical advice for workplace leaders in 2021. Connect with Peter on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/peterbaumann1978/ Connect with Mike on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepetrusky/ Discover free resources and explore past interviews at: https://www.workplaceinnovator.com/ 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.