Articles in Executive Thought Leadership

Innovation Outlook

  • David Chavez
  • February 13, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • At the heart of business transformation is innovation. Studies have found a clear advantage for organizations that are more innovative, resulting in stronger performance in…

Avaya and the International Avaya Users Group Support Charity Organization Kids in a New Groove at Avaya ENGAGE 2019

  • Andy Steen
  • January 23, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • At Avaya, we believe it is our responsibility to make the world a better place and we align with our employees, communities, customers, partners, and suppliers…

Are you ready to experience Avaya ENGAGE 2019?

  • Jim Chirico
  • January 18, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • It’s one of my favorite times of year—as we get ready to host 2,500 customers, partners and industry influencers at Avaya ENGAGE 2019 in Austin,…

I Joined Avaya for the Why

  • Frank Ciccone
  • January 16, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Several years ago, I came across a Ted Talk by Simon Sinek where he spoke about a concept he calls “The Golden Circle.” The Golden…
Avayans Give Back in India

Avayan Team in India Give Back

  • Jason Lionel Quesada
  • December 21, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • In this busy time of deadlines, shopping for holiday gifts, preparing meals and cocktails...we often overlook the real meaning of the holiday season: giving back…
Avayans Give Back

Avayans Give Back

  • Jason Lionel Quesada
  • December 20, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • In this busy time of deadlines, shopping for holiday gifts, preparing meals and cocktails...we often overlook the real meaning of the holiday season: giving back…
‘Tis The Season to Give Back

‘Tis The Season to Give Back

  • Faye Tylee
  • December 19, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • If you’re like me, you’ve recently looked at your calendar and wondered where in the world this year has gone. We’re well into December, and…
Avaya Vantage™ Devices for Diversity

Avaya Devices for Diversity: My Perspective

  • Vandana Brar
  • December 14, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • There are only a few weeks left in Avaya’s Devices for Diversity campaign.  If you are not familiar with this opportunity – Avaya is donating…
Avaya Partner Summit 2019 – our annual meeting that brings the Avaya International community together to plan our next phase of growth.

Technology Can Be Human-Centric

  • Nidal Abou-Ltaif
  • December 3, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • There are many things in life that we cannot put a price on. Among these are health, family, the environment and our wellbeing. For Avaya,…
Flip the Narrative: 3 Ways to Use Your Company’s Legacy to Advantage

3 Ways to Use Your Company’s Legacy to Your Advantage

  • Becky Carr
  • November 19, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • When I tell friends and family about Avaya, I describe it as a marketer’s dream, and I mean that. Coming into a company with a…
A Bold New Avaya

A Bold New Avaya

  • Becky Carr
  • November 12, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • As people, we are sum of the experiences we’ve had. We’re shaped by and forever changed based on the relationships we’ve had, the places we’ve…
Avaya Academy is Building and Celebrating Future Leaders

Avaya Academy is Building and Celebrating Future Leaders

  • Jim Chirico
  • October 19, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Transformation at Avaya is about more than our business model. We are driving a significant cultural transformation that will help us better serve customers and…
The Gender Equality Riddle That Must Become Solvable for All

The Gender Equality Riddle That Must Become Solvable for All

  • Sara Broadbent
  • October 16, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • When I was young, there was a popular 70s sitcom considered groundbreaking at the time called All in the Family. Perhaps one of the most…
Avaya’s Talent Exchange Program: Leading with Cultural Intelligence

Avaya’s Talent Exchange Program: Leading with Cultural Intelligence

  • Faye Tylee
  • October 15, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • One of the most beautiful quotes I’ve read comes from French-born American cellist Yo-Yo Ma, “Our cultural strength has always been derived from our diversity…
Avaya Devices for Diversity: Helping Break Barriers to Girls’ Education

Avaya Devices for Diversity: Helping Break Barriers to Girls’ Education

  • Becky Carr
  • October 5, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • One of the most inspirational stories I’ve read is about a young woman, Malala Yousafzai. Malala is a well-known Pakistani activist for female education and…