Articles in Executive Thought Leadership

Stars shine as we Engage customers in Mexico City

Stars shine as we Engage customers in Mexico City

  • Jim Chirico
  • May 28, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Thousands of Avaya customers, partners and associates are getting ready to shine together in Mexico City. This week we celebrate the 14th anniversary of Avaya…

College Grads vs. Employers: Who’s Really Underprepared?

  • Chris McGugan
  • May 22, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Tassels have been turned and the sounds of “Graduation March” have echoed across campuses. A new crop of college grads will soon be planted in…

How the Avaya Global Talent Exchange Program Is Transformative in More Than One Way

  • Michiel Noordermeer
  • April 24, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Why would a father of four pursue admittance to Avaya’s Talent Exchange Program and move away from home and family for six months, to work…

Moving with Markets

  • Jim Chirico
  • April 18, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • The Asia-Pacific region (APAC) is experiencing an immense period of economic and technological change.  And Avaya is moving with the market to ensure that our…

Growing Cultural Intelligence Through Experiences

  • Faye Tylee
  • April 9, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • An open letter to Avaya’s first Talent Exchange participants, In my first blog, I described myself as someone happily consumed by wanderlust. My family believed strongly…

Plastic Water Bottle Caps: Public Enemy Number One

  • Sara Broadbent
  • April 4, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Earth Day 2019 is fast approaching, and its theme, Protect Our Species, got me thinking about how I can personally do more. I’m fortunate to…

Nuance Awards Avaya ‘Top Producing Partner’ Two Years in a Row

  • avayablog
  • March 21, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • At Avaya, we recognize that our partners are integral to providing superior solutions for our customers. As part of our commitment to successful alliances, we…

A Letter to My Daughter During Women’s History Month

  • Chris McGugan
  • March 20, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • To my daughter, When you’re a teenager, you might see this and think: “Dad this is so embarrassing, please stop.” But just like every other…

Striving for Balance on International Women’s Day

  • Shefali Shah
  • March 8, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • March is Women’s History Month – a time to commemorate the extraordinary achievements of the influential women who paved the way for all women today.…
Changing the World, One Desktop at a Time

Changing the World, One Desktop at a Time

  • Becky Carr
  • February 21, 2019 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • You’ve likely heard the name Malala Yousafzai – I blogged about her last year when Avaya announced its Devices for Diversity campaign. Her story impacted…

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…