Category: Workology

Hosted by Jessica Miller-Merrill.

Ep 136 – Future of Work: Workplace Accessibility and Inclusion

According to the Amplify Accessibility Report from Accenture, people with disabilities can potentially add an additional $23 billion to the global economy. Advances in accessibility technology can help make this a reality, enabling more than 88 million of the 160 million people with disabilities to be a part of the […]

Ep 134 – Future of Work: Job Search and Employee Accessibility

It’s important to walk a mile in another person’s shoes. I encourage this often when it comes to understanding the job seeker journey and certainly when talking with employees whether it’s through focus groups, surveys or applying for jobs at your company to understand first hand what the process is […]

Ep 133 – How to Handle Imposter Syndrome in the Workplace

I recently launched a series here on Workology focused on women in the workplace. The feedback from my first blog post was clear. I received many emails, DMs and phone calls sharing their stories and wanting more. A recent study found a third of millennials experience self-doubt at work, with 40% […]

Ep 132 – The Future of Accessible Workplace Technology

If the subject of accessibility isn’t on your radar, it’s time for it to be there. As technology becomes an even more important part of our lives and workplaces, it’s important that tech is accessible to everyone. But it’s not just the technologies and tools that need to be accessible, […]

Ep. 131- Culture Conversations: How to Create and Foster a Company Culture

We’ve talked recently about finding meaning at work with a previous podcast episode with Danny Gutknecht. I wanted to focus not just on meaning but also dive a bit more into company cultures and talk about a number of different organizations with great cultures that I believe we can learn […]

Ep 130 – How to Find Meaning at and in Your Work

This year has drawn me personally to finding meaning as an individual and in my business too. In this fast paced world full of so many things and so little time, I believe a growing number of people are in search of their own meaning whether it’s personally or professionally. […]

Ep 129: Digital Disruption Trends to Watch Out For at Work

The SXSW Interactive Conference is happening later this week. At the conference I’m attending sessions, watching demos and meeting new people and companies that are on the forefront and pulse of new and emerging technology. The conference for me is one of my favorites because it’s not an HR or […]

Ep 128 – Machine Learning’s Role in Workplace Inclusion

The economy is strong and there is an assumption that everyone who wants to find work can be gainfully employed quickly and easily. However, a 2015 study by the Annual Disability Statistics Compendium reported that while employment for people without disabilities is 75.4%, the employment rate for people with disabilities […]