IBMer Stories

What I’ve Learned in My 10 Years as an IBM Seller

By: Neha Varshney Arora (3 min read)   My tryst with IBM started 10 years ago, when I was a young mother. Overwhelmed with my newfound responsibility and a little apprehensive about joining a new organization, I would not call it an easy decision. But I made a well thought-out career move, surged ahead, and […]

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Women in Consulting: “The Best Advice for Finding a Mentor is Simply to Ask”

On this issue of #WomenInConsulting, we are featuring Monica Logan  – the Digital Strategy & iX, COO & Offerings Lead at IBM Services. She shares her favorite part of working at IBM, her passion and advice on finding a mentor.   Name:  Monica Logan Position/Positions Held at IBM:  Digital Strategy & iX, COO & Offerings […]

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IBM Has Always Been Defined by the IBMer

By: David La Rose (2 min read) I came across an interesting fact the other day: In 1958, the lifespan for a company on the Standard & Poor (S&P) 500 was roughly 61 years. Today, the average is just 18 years, which means that 75% of the S&P 500 will be replaced by 2027. At 107 […]

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30 Years and Counting at IBM

By Simon Davey (3 min read)   You never really start a new role declaring, “Right, this is what I want to do for the next 30 years…” And yet, over three decades in IBM and I am still surviving and thriving. As Linkedin’s #InItTogether campaign states, “Rarely do people love their job strictly for […]

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How the Youth Can Make a Difference: Reflections of an IBM Millennial from the Next Gen Lab

By Jing Sun (7-minute read)   I admit I sometimes have issues with procrastination. But a few weeks have passed and I still cannot give up the thought to share the fantastic experience I had in Singapore. Just a few weeks ago, I was surprised to receive an invitation from IBM Millennial Corps to attend […]

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At IBM, My Ideas Matter

By: Nicholas Della Ratta (4 min read)   In 2018, I was honored to receive an offer to join IBM as part of their Financial Analyst Co-Op program. The program is structured so that students currently in college leave school for a semester and join IBM as a full-time employee for a 6-month tenure where […]

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7 IBMers’ Stories That You Don’t Want to Miss From 2018

2018 is a big year for both IBM and IBMers around the globe – Some found courage while attending an immersive program that carefully designed, some secured an offer after taking an apprenticeship with cybersecurity team, and some rejoined the workforce after a long career break. These stories are fun and really show you how […]

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This Software Developer Shares How IBM’s ‘Returnship’ Program Helped Get Her Career Back

With Jill Burns (4 min read) After a 10-year break from her technical career, Jill Burns joined IBM in March 2018 through the IBM Tech Re-entry Program—an internship program that provided her with the support and resources to reintegrate back into the workplace. Outside of work, she is a member of “Women Who Code” and […]

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