Accelerate your business transformation with the #ShiftHappens podcast. Hosts Dux Raymond Sy and Mario Carvajal explores real-life case studies, interviews industry leaders, and highlights the latest trends in the digital workplace. Whether you're a CEO, tech enthusiast, or just curious, tune in to unlock the full potential digital transformation offers. Get inspired to make the shift happen, adapt to shifts around you, and prepare for the future. Don't miss out - join us now!
Ep. 68: The Future of Work in the Age of AI
In this episode, we sit down with Microsoft's Jared Spataro to discuss how artificial intelligence is fundamentally changing the nature of work. Jared shares his insights on implementing responsible AI, redefining roles and responsibilities, and why this moment marks an exciting new era for those of us who have been in tech for a while. Get ready for an eye-opening discussion on how AI will shape the workplace of tomorrow.
Ep. 67: Lessons in Digital Transformation from Johnson Controls
In this episode, we explore how Johnson Controls rapidly adopted Microsoft Teams and built a Digital Champions program during the pandemic, with insights from Nate Beck, Office 365 and Collaboration Enterprise Lead at Johnson Controls, about how strong executive leadership support and cross-functional partnerships were critical to their success.
Ep. 66: Leading with Vulnerability in Today’s Modern Workplace
In this episode, best-selling author Jacob Morgan talks about his new book Leading with Vulnerability and discusses the evolving employer-employee dynamic, the importance of a strong work ethic, and why leaders should pair vulnerability with demonstrations of competence to build trust on their teams. Jacob explains why vulnerability alone can backfire at work, and offers examples of “leading with vulnerability” in areas like owning mistakes, responding to promotion, and sharing personal challenges.
Ep. 65: Embracing Change and AI to Evolve Your Brand Storytelling
In this episode, best-selling author and Microsoft senior storyteller Miri Rodriguez discusses how brands can balance empathy and business growth amid disruption through a purpose-driven, experimental approach. She explains how new technologies like AI should empower human storytelling rather than replace it. The core takeaway is that while tools and strategies must evolve with the times, human creativity and connection remain essential to impactful brand storytelling.
Ep. 64: How to Embrace Technology for Digital Workplace Success
In this episode, we dive into the world of digital workplace transformation with Keshav Puttaswamy, an expert from Microsoft. Discover the exciting possibilities and opportunities AI brings to the workplace, the importance of embracing technology in driving success, and practical steps organizations can take to navigate the changing landscape. Gain insights on the role of communication, collaboration, and stakeholder buy-in in achieving a successful digital transformation journey.
Ep. 63: Having a Digital First Mindset
In this episode, Tanya Hannah, CIO of Aon North America, discusses the importance of embracing a digital-first mindset in today's rapidly evolving business landscape. Tanya delves into topics such as strategy, vision, culture, collaboration, and the role of technology in driving successful digital transformation. Gain valuable insights and practical advice on how organizations can navigate the journey towards digital excellence and stay ahead of the curve.