Most companies, including BPOs, have a mission statement that demonstrates its core values, but do its employees know and understand what it stands for? Each month, Qualfon executives and employees across our organization will join hosts Marisol Sanchez and Jeremy Lunnen for a deep dive into how they live the Qualfon mission through mentorship, learning and development, community involvement, and communication.
Episode 26: It’s the Small Things with Alvaro Perezalonso, Sr. Manager of Process Optimization Engineering
On this episode of Mission Qualfon, Alvaro Perezalonso joins Jeremy and Marisol for an honest conversation about the impact Qualfon has had on his life. From meeting his future wife in training to reconnecting with the team when he was diagnosed with cancer, it’s safe to say Alvaro and Qualfon share a beautiful story together. He reminisces about growing up with two artists as parents and how it helped develop his passions for Muay Thai and Six Sigma. Little did he know becoming a man of many talents would lead to him overseeing the Continuous Improvement team today. He further discusses his life experiences, the importance of being supported, and why he values the relationships at Qualfon.
Episode 25: Protecting the Secrets of the Origins of Life with Dr. Hector Arocha, Director of Genesis 4C in Cuatro Ciénegas
On this episode of Mission Qualfon, we celebrate Earth Week with a very special guest, Dr. Hector Arocha, the Director of Genesis. Dr. Hector Arocha joins Marisol and Jeremy to discuss the efforts Qualfon has put forth to help preserve and bring awareness to one of the most important wetlands in the world, Cuatro Ciénegas. Dr. Arocha discusses the mystery that is Cuatro Cienegas and why it been declared a natural protected area since 1994. With over 200 ponds containing more than 77 endemic species and millions of microorganisms, it makes sense why scientists from all over the world, and even members of NASA, have made the trip to investigate one of the hottest biodiversity spots in the world.
Episode 24: Forging a Path for Us to Blossom with Elizabeth Mayes, Senior Vice President of Global Person Office
On this episode of Mission Qualfon, we jump into the Person Office, what we call human resources at Qualfon, universe. Elizabeth Mayes joins Jeremy and Marisol for a riveting conversation surrounding her childhood and the several career paths that lead her to find her sweet spot at Qualfon. She explains how her love for literature left a profound mark on her path to human resources. From living an exquisite life in New York City and working at the MOMA, to traveling the world and even creating her own startup, Elizabeth has just about done it all. Listen to how she landed in the BPO business and the lessons she learned about excellence along the way.
Episode 23: Retiring from the Job, Not the Mission with Doug Gilmour, Director of Global Compensation
Mission Qualfon tackles a bittersweet goodbye with our Director of Global Compensation, Doug Gilmour. On his final day at Qualfon, Doug reminisces about the start of his career and how the journey in hospitality eventually led to him retiring from the world of compensation. He explains the difference between fairness and equity and the importance of practicing dignity and respect with every employee. He dives into his most touching moments at Qualfon with Alfonso Gonzalez, Mike Marrow, Mike Jossi, and Roberto Sanchez Mejorada.
Episode 22: Winning & Losing Spectacularly with a Focus on the Spectacular with Dave Drayton, Chief Sales and Solutions Officer
Season two of Mission Qualfon continues with our Chief Sales and Solutions Officer Dave Drayton. Dave has an honest conversation with Jeremy and Marisol about the seminal moments in his life that activated his passion for sales. He discusses navigating the highs and lows of selling educational books in college, the fulfillment he felt when dedicating himself to missionary work and how it all lead to finding a healthy sales culture within Qualfon. He further discusses the misconception of salespeople being manipulators and how that stereotype doesn’t align with the beliefs of a mission-driven organization, committed to making each person’s life better.
Episode 21: Immersing Ourselves in our Mission with Brandon Ammons, Vice President of Talent Acquisition
Marisol and Jeremy kick off season two of Mission Qualfon with the Vice President of Talent Acquisitions, Brandon Ammons. Brandon speaks on the importance of embodying Qualfon’s mission while also moving quickly and efficiently throughout the recruiting process of N2n. He shares the story of how he got to Qualfon, how his team marched forward during the pandemic and why he believes everything happens for a reason.
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