61 episodes

Work in Progress is a podcast from WorldatWork that takes on the day’s most pressing workplace issues with a healthy mix of insight, wit and irreverence. Produced and hosted by Tom Alexander and Charles Epstein, Workspan's NSFW columnist.

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    • Business
    • 4.0, 12 Ratings

Work in Progress is a podcast from WorldatWork that takes on the day’s most pressing workplace issues with a healthy mix of insight, wit and irreverence. Produced and hosted by Tom Alexander and Charles Epstein, Workspan's NSFW columnist.

    Versatility, the Antidote to Pandemic Fatigue

    Versatility, the Antidote to Pandemic Fatigue

    We solve pandemic fatigue and talk to multi-threat artist Stephanie Andujar, aka StephA, who’s appeared in Orange is the New Black and Blue Bloods, about her versatile career as an actress singer, dancer, director and producer.

    • 38 min
    Straight Out of Berlin, Belarus and Brooklyn

    Straight Out of Berlin, Belarus and Brooklyn

    A fascinating chat with writer, artist, musician and comedy improviser Braden Bjella, a “dude from Wisconsin” based in Berlin who talks about the challenges of a globe-trotting, “non linear” life/career in the age of COVID-19.

    • 44 min
    Work, Life and All that Jazz

    Work, Life and All that Jazz

    We speak with jazz legend Randy Brecker, who has played with everyone from Blood Sweat and Tears to Stevie Wonder. We discuss how jazz is good training for improvisational business leaders, jazz as a tool of cold war diplomacy, different styles of leadership, and jazz in the age of COVID.

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    • 52 min
    Sign O' the Times

    Sign O' the Times

    Alicia Scott-Wears, WorldatWork’s Director of Total Rewards Content, helps us get over canceling our trip to Minneapolis and tour of Paisley Park by highlighting all the fun events on tap for Total Resilience 2020, WorldatWork’s virtual conference.

    • 38 min
    There's an EAP for That!

    There's an EAP for That!

    We’re joined by the Perry Como of the EAP field, the preternaturally unflappable Greg DeLapp, CEO of the Employee Assistance Professionals Association, who discusses the evolution of EAP, its emergence as a key business continuity asset in today’s transforming business landscape and how EAP is itself transforming to meet the “moment.”

    • 58 min
    Shiny Happy People

    Shiny Happy People

    More than an excuse to reference a solid REM tune, we discuss the business benefits of happiness and how to know it when you see it with Certified Chief Happiness Officer Joanna Brandi, who helps companies improve engagement and positive company culture.

    • 50 min

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