Today's Workplace

Today's Workplace

Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon created Today’s Workplace podcast to keep employers current on the latest employment law trends while providing proactive solutions to the everyday issues arising in today’s rapidly changing workplace. From employment law to true human potential, each episode of Today's Workplace aims to dissect and improve the evolving relationship between employers and their employees. Are you prepared for today’s workplace? Subscribe now to stay informed.

Episodes

May 10, 2021 35 min

If you are not integrating diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) into your workplace culture and business strategy then you are missing out on a breadth of benefits!  Learn how to look for the common mistakes employers make and the impact that well-crafted DEI strategy can have in an organization with guests and subject experts, Philip Berry and Michael Payne, on this episode of Today’s Workplace.

Share
Mark as Played

With seven episodes published in season two, hosts Barabra Johnson and Belinda reed Shannon take a moment to look back at the season so far. The focus for Today’s Workplace Season 2 is diversity, equity, and inclusion and the guests so far have given us a lot to unpack. Join our hosts for a look back at the guests and their topics as well as the key learnings from the first seven episodes of season two. We’ll also take a peek forwa...

Share
Mark as Played

The corporate world has had to move quickly to respond to the current demand for social justice sweeping across the country. The entertainment industry is no exception to that. In this episode, Barbara and Belinda take a rare look at the world behind the camera and examine how the industry is handling diversity in the workplace in response to the current movement for social justice. Our guest Sean Joell Johnson, Head of Business &a...

Share
Mark as Played

The entire corporate world is in flux regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion because of the increased demand for social justice and transparency. Independent pressure groups like employees' unions and societies at large are pushing corporate entities to be more transparent, equitable, inclusive, and diverse. Our guests Jon Geier and David Cohen of DCI Consultants discuss the impact of data analytics on DE&I projects and...

Share
Mark as Played

As the workplace continues to evolve and develop new diversity and inclusion programs, it has become increasingly important to understand the LGBTQ experience and the challenges they face. Our guest Rob Falk is a global thought leader on legal and business issues affecting nonprofit organizations. In this episode, Rob helps guide us through the issues facing the LGBTQ community in the workplace and shares the steps employers should...

Share
Mark as Played

The second epidemic impacted our communities last summer, after the murder of George Floyd and the period of social justice and racial reconciliation that followed. Join us as we will discuss the history and evolution of workplace discrimination and DE&I efforts employed by corporations, a year after the Me Too movement and Black Lives Matter protests with our guests Grace Speights and Chai Feldblum on Today’s Workplace. Learn ...

Share
Mark as Played

Covid-19 was the first pandemic, but now a second pandemic had been brewing under the surface, as individuals call for racial inclusion and diversity in the workplace. Join us as we discuss diversity in the law firms and the approaches needed to promote the idea of inclusion and belonging amongst people of color with our guest Don Prophete on Today’s Workplace.

Share
Mark as Played

Many companies now push the concept of diversity but fail to create an inclusive environment. Join us now as we discuss how organizations missed the mark and how they can improve the workplace with our guests Tammy Bennett and JT Wilson on Today’s Workplace.

Share
Mark as Played

George Floyd’s murder and other instances of police brutality last year triggered an outrage that has forced corporate America to examine its role in institutional racism.  Employers are reevaluating their company cultures with a sense of renewed sense of urgency. Join us now as we discuss how HR leaders within two organizations respond to the issues of inequality, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace with our guests Ashley Ri...

Share
Mark as Played
January 25, 2021 17 min

The need for diversity and inclusion is an ongoing issue in the current workplace. Join us for the second season of Today’s Workplace, as we tackle the strategies and approaches that companies can take to deal with this problem.

Share
Mark as Played

For Season Two, Today's Workplace Podcast is very excited to be tackling the issues of workplace diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. Your hosts Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon will be speaking with numerous guests to show the history of these programs, highlighting the challenges and opportunities that employers face, and learning of the stories from the workplace from the people on the front lines every day.

Share
Mark as Played

As the first season of Today’s Workplace comes to a close, our co hosts review the topics and issues discussed in the year 2020. Join us now as we reflect on the numerous subject matters and guests that have made it on the show, with your hosts Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon, and special guest Vinnie Potestivo.

Share
Mark as Played

Companies have been forced to make several adjustments to their work dynamic. This includes how to go about recruiting their workers during COVID. Join us today with our guests Michelle Campbell and Robert Spencer as we discuss the changes within the recruitment spaces and the process of hiring in a Pre-COVID work environment.

Share
Mark as Played

At the beginning of the pandemic, healthcare workers were on the front line when it came to dealing with COVID-19 patients. Join us now as we discuss how HR executives  within healthcare organizations have dealt with  concerns for  employee safety and return to work protocols with our guests Ashley Ridgeway-Washington and Donna Hughes on Today’s Workplace.

Share
Mark as Played
December 21, 2020 40 min

Since early March, safety standards on COVID have been constantly evolving for people in the workplace. Join us today with our guest, Courtney Malveaux as we talk about OSHA standards, cause for citation, and what employers can do to keep up with the changes.

Share
Mark as Played

As the lock down orders are slowly being lifted, companies are now figuring out new ways to implement rules that promote social distancing. Tune in for our discussion with Chrissy Roselle as she shares how companies encourage and work to improve employee relations on Today's Workplace, with hosts Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon. 

Share
Mark as Played

As the workplace slowly starts to open back up, employees will now have to consider the risk of exposure to COVID 19. Join us now as we discuss with our guest Courtney Malveaux how organizations such as OSHA set guidelines to ensure the occupational safety of workers and how employers must take the initiative to maintain safety in the workplace on Today’s Workplace

Share
Mark as Played

What we know about the COVID-19 virus since its appearance in March has changed the way we go about applying safety measures for those in the workplaces and other areas of business. However, COVID-19 cases are still on the rise as the world looks to scientists for the vaccine. Join us today as we discuss the changes, with our guest Dr. H. Westley Clark.

Share
Mark as Played

How does a country effectively fight against a disease that we know little about? Tune in for our discussion with Dr. H. Westley Clark as he provides us with the science and strategies one should use to keep COVID-19 at bay on Today's Workplace, with hosts Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon.  

For more information about Today's Workplace visit us at todaysworkplacepodcast.com

Share
Mark as Played

COVID-19 did the impossible; it stopped the world. Tune in for our discussion with Dr. H. Westley Clark as he provides us with information and perspective on what we know today as COVID-19 on Today's Workplace, with hosts Barbara Johnson and Belinda Reed Shannon. 

 

For more information about Today's Workplace visit us at todaysworkplacepodcast.com  

Share
Mark as Played

Chat About Today's Workplace

Advertise With Us

Popular Podcasts

Crime Junkie
Dateline NBC

Dateline NBC

Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

Stuff You Should Know

Stuff You Should Know

If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

For You

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2021 iHeartMedia, Inc.