Corporate Citizenship

Kiwis creating impact around the world

Author: Hayley Sullivan, HR Director, IBM New Zealand In my 15 years of experience working in HR departments in both New Zealand and the UK, across industries ranging from airlines to insurance, I’ve seen and worked on many different corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. However, IBM’s Corporate Services Corps (CSC) programme is unique, leveraging the […]

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Corporate Service Corps in Brisbane finishes with a bang!

Author: Anne McNeill, IBM Corporate Citizenship, Senior Program Manager Since 2008, IBM’s Corporate Service Corps program has sent teams of the company’s most talented employees to provide pro bono counsel to countries in the developing world that are grappling with issues that intersect business, technology, and society. The initiative deploys teams of IBM employees from […]

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Reflection on World Humanitarian Day

Author: Hayley Sullivan, HR Director, IBM New Zealand In my 15 years of experience working in HR departments in both New Zealand and the UK, across industries ranging from airlines to insurance, I’ve seen and worked on many different corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. However, IBM’s Corporate Services Corps (CSC) programme is unique, leveraging the […]

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It’s not easy being green

The making of the FrogID App Most people think that building an app is all about sitting behind a brightly lit screen coding away in air-conditioned comfort in the confines of a towering building with lots of desks and people running around in suits.  Not for some IBMers. “I never thought I would be tramping […]

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An evening with President Barack Obama

Author: Mike T. Smith, Managing Director, New Zealand at IBM This week I had the privilege of attending the invitation-only dinner with President Barack Obama at the Auckland Viaduct Event Centre. Barack spoke for about seventy-five minutes. It was completely captivating, and I thought to share my key takeaways. 1.      Surround yourself with diversity He mentioned […]

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#PressforProgress: Every day is an opportunity to advance equality

Author: Gina Tesla, IBM Citizenship Vice President It’s fair to say that gender parity has become an issue that is now receiving greater attention than ever before. In some places, the conversation focuses on workplace equality for women, while elsewhere the discussion focuses on other spheres of life, such as health, safety, education, economic opportunity, […]

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New Zealand’s Best Workplace winners

Written by: Emma Martin, IBM Talent Management Solutions consultant The experiences and relationships we have at work have a huge bearing on our lives so if you had the choice, who wouldn’t want to work in one of the best workplaces in the country? Earning the title “New Zealand’s Best Workplace” is a great differentiator […]

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Using data to help turn youth suicide statistics around

Written by Stephen Bell, CEO of Youthline New Zealand This post originally appeared in the Citizen IBM blog New Zealand, based in the South Pacific, is a beautiful country – mountains, lakes, bush, birdlife, land of the long white cloud, land of milk and honey. But beneath the breath-taking postcard scenery there is also some […]

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Re-writing the Code for Women

Sadia Karim, Front End Developer, IBM Australia. 24/10/16 What comes to mind when I say ‘coder’? I can’t read minds, but I can probably guess – a guy in dark room, wearing a hoodie to cover his face (for some reason), typing vigorously on a computer as green letters and numbers scramble across a screen. […]

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