Category: Workology

Hosted by Jessica Miller-Merrill.

Ep 230 – Accessibility, Training and Job Creation

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO The topic of job creation might not be one you are thinking of now, but it is one that you should be considering as we look planning and working towards rebuilding our companies. We are presented with a very unique opportunity as we […]

Episode 227 – Anxiety Reduction Meditation for HR Leaders

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO This is a special episode of the Workology Podcast. More than 86% of Americans are stressed right now with the pandemic and coronavirus and 53% of companies are now offering more mental health services including EAP and other tele-health benefits and counseling. I […]

Ep 226 – Creating VR Workplace Training Programs for People with Disabilities

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO One of my favorite emerging trends right now is the topic of virtual reality and it’s application and use for the workplace specifically in the areas of employee training, development and learning. This year Walmart is expected to train more than 1 million […]

Ep 225 – How to Support Employees with Autoimmune Disease

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO As we’ve responded to the COVID-19 crisis, safety precautions, remote working logistics, managing furloughs and layoffs, and protecting essential workers has been top of mind for HR leaders for the past two months. As we enter six weeks of stay at home and […]

Ep 224 – Eliminating Algorithmic Bias in Hiring and Employment

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO This Workology Podcast is sponsored by Workology. The business case for artificial intelligence in HR and your workplace is growing by leaps and bounds every single day. Employers and HR leaders have real concerns about bias hiring when using AI which is commonly […]

Ep 223 – Making the Virtual Workplace Accessible

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO With so many offices transitioning to remote work and all the technology that helps power that, it’s easy to get overwhelmed or be unsure where to start when it comes to the virtual accessible workplace. I wanted to get you up to speed […]

Ep 222 – Protecting People with Disabilities Against Discrimination with AI in Employment

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO As the adoption of artificial intelligence in our workplaces increases so do conversations around AI and discrimination. Probably the best-known case study is from Amazon who developed its own AI candidate matching tool for technical positions. The company abandoned this tech after determining […]

Ep 221 – How to Build Trust Like a Spy But For Work

CLICK MP3 LINK BELOW TO STREAM AUDIO If you’ve ever wished you could improve your interviewing and screening skills by becoming a human lie detector, you’re going to love today’s guest. Episode 221: How to Build Trust Like a Spy But For Work with Robin Dreeke (@rdreeke)   Robin Dreeke […]