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Episode 11: The Role of the Communicator is Changing, Again

In this episode, host Chris Thornton welcomes Katie Sibley, the Director of Communications and Employee Experience at HPE, to reflect on the acceleration of change in 2020 and how communications within organizations have changed forever. They discuss what leaders at HPE have done to shift their attention to areas of wellness, culture, and Inclusion & Diversity, given the unique set of challenges from the past year. Looking ahead to 2021, Katie emphasizes the importance of agility and innovation for leaders as they continue to reimagine the future of work and what it means for employee engagement.

Chris Thornton is a Senior Principal and member of the global leadership team at Daggerwing Group. In his role, Chris serves as a source of strategic counsel for Senior Executives with client firms, advising them on how to help clients achieve Executive alignment, transform their cultures and equip and enable people managers to lead and embed change. An expert in the people side of change with both client-side and consulting experience, Chris has worked with leading companies including Nestlé, Pfizer, and GE Aviation to do change right and make it stick. He is also an active speaker on business transformation, a driver of innovation in Daggerwing’s breadth of change consulting services, and the host of Daggerwing Group’s podcast, [email protected] Chris and his wife were featured in the New York Times for their love of pie.