Back to School: P-TECH Voices from Around the World on Why It Matters

Written by Joel Mangan | September 11, 2019 | P-TECH

It’s back to school season but parents, students, and teachers are not the only ones thinking about education – it’s on the mind of industry leaders, too. For nearly the last decade, a labor market characterized by a growing mismatch between skills and jobs has heightened concerns about the continuous widening of the skills gap. ...read more


P-TECH Aims to Make Irish Workforce More Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive

Written by Darryl Dowdall | August 21, 2019 | P-TECH

As a P-TECH industry partner working at Irish Life & Canada Life in Dublin’s north east inner city, we’re working to integrate innovative and emerging technologies in our business –with support from local community talent to make our workforce more diverse, equitable, and inclusive. And after last week in New York City at the first ...read more


When Profit and Purpose Intersect

Written by Guillermo Miranda | August 19, 2019 | Corporate Responsibility

Can businesses pursue both profit and social purpose? It’s a question that I get often, and the answer may be found in Fortune’s latest Change the World issue, which lists companies that do well by doing good.   It’s not trivial; there is a crisis of confidence in the tech sector’s ethics. People want to work for purpose-driven businesses. So, my answer is always the ...read more


Environmental leadership: commitment, performance, and trust

Written by Wayne Balta | August 9, 2019 | Environment

IBM has been committed to environmental leadership for decades. Our environmental programs extend back over 50 years. Our first formal corporate policy statement regarding the environment was issued in 1971. IBM has sustained its commitment regardless of economic cycles, changes in business and technology, and even changes in the topic’s popularity. The reason is simple. ...read more


Be open and change the world

Written by DeLisa Alexander and Guillermo Miranda | July 9, 2019 | Corporate Responsibility

It’s official. Red Hat is a key part of IBM’s future. Together, our two companies will bring greater business value and fuel open source collaboration for our clients. The business opportunities are significant, and so are the possibilities for delivering social impact. As leaders in corporate social responsibility, we are united in the belief that ...read more


Introducing the New Good Tech IBM Blog

Written by Samantha Davis | June 27, 2019 | Corporate Responsibility

Introducing the new IBM Corporate Social Responsibility blog, Good Tech IBM Blog. Why Good Tech IBM, you ask? Because it is at the center of our values. We make advancements in technologies, like artificial intelligence and cloud, that are changing the world for good. Social impact is built into our business. We apply our technology ...read more


Trust and responsibility. Earned and practiced daily.

Written by Guillermo Miranda | June 27, 2019 | Corporate Responsibility

Corporate responsibility is smart business.  Each day at IBM we demonstrate leadership and accountability on critical areas such as environmental conservation, employee well being, skills and education, corporate governance, research and development, as well as the ethical development and use of technology.  These are among the most complex issues of our day, and they cannot ...read more


Missing Types: An invitation to give blood

Written by Rebecca Curzon | June 11, 2019 | Disaster Resiliency

Fewer and fewer people are donating blood in the United States each year. Only 3 out of 100 people in the United States donate blood, yet every two seconds someone needs it. Summertime is tough as donations drop off. This is why – for the second consecutive year – IBM is joining the American Red ...read more


Call for Code Hackathon on May 4th

Written by Jamie Lawrence | April 29, 2019 | Corporate Responsibility, Disaster Resiliency, Environment

Join us on May 4th to build resiliency against wildfires in Fremont, CA. We invite all available developers, engineers, and designers, as well as representatives of organizations supporting disaster preparedness and relief to participate in our Call for Code Hackathon on May 4th in Fremont, CA. IBM has long built a culture of innovation and ...read more