Articles in Executive Thought Leadership

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…
Secret to Succeeding in the 21st Century? Lifelong Learning – Avaya Blog

The Secret to Succeeding in the 21st Century? Lifelong Learning

  • Faye Tylee
  • October 4, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • One of the most delightful movies I’ve seen that also offers a strong commentary on self-improvement is Groundhog Day. It’s about a weatherman played by…
Avaya’s Month of Giving—Part of the Case to Make Humanity Great Again

Avaya’s Month of Giving—Supporting Humanity at its best

  • Sara Broadbent
  • October 1, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • My colleague Becky Carr recently wrote a timely and relevant blog about the importance of purpose-driven marketing. In it, she talked about the many reasons…
Avaya 2018 Month of Giving: Giving Back Makes a Company Stronger

Avaya 2018 Month of Giving: Giving Back Makes a Company Stronger

  • Becky Carr
  • September 24, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • When you go on a job interview, you—as the candidate—are interviewing the company as much as the company is interviewing you. My decision to join…
Purpose-Driven Marketing: A Social Conscious Does a Company Good

Purpose-Driven Marketing: A Social Conscience Does a Company Good

  • Becky Carr
  • September 17, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • My children are millennials and the way they are growing up is much different from the way I did. Take for example the amount of…
Avaya at GITEX—Giving Businesses a Decisive Edge in the Digital Economy

Avaya at GITEX—Giving Businesses a Decisive Edge in the Digital Economy

  • Nidal Abou-Ltaif
  • September 10, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • October is coming, and with it―the 38th GITEX Technology Week. Imagine: in 1981, its first year, the fastest modes of communication between companies were the…
What a Rubik’s Cube Can Teach Us About Employee Engagement – Avaya Blog

What a Rubik’s Cube Can Teach Us About Employee Engagement

  • Faye Tylee
  • August 30, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • I love analogies. They’re a powerful tool when it comes to teaching and learning. Case in point: my daughter and I were watching The Pursuit…
Avaya Tees Off at Baltusrol Golf Club to Support Charity & Month of Giving

Avaya Tees Off at Baltusrol Golf Club to Support Charity & Month of Giving

  • Andy Steen
  • August 17, 2018 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • The first annual Avaya Charity Golf Tournament is heading to the fairway on August 20, 2018. Golf pros, amateurs, caddies, and tournament sponsors will gather…