Oct 12, 2021

Watch: The Expanded Focus on Employee Experience

By Goldman Sachs Ayco Personal Financial Management

Leaders across Corporate America came together at the 2021 Ayco InnerCircle® conference to share experiences and views on the evolving role employers play in their employees’ lives and society. Goldman Sachs Ayco Personal Financial Management’s Dheepu Nambiar was joined by Chief People Officers (CPOs) Teuila Hanson of LinkedIn and Bryan Smith of Nasdaq to discuss how the CPOs have worked with leadership to foster an empathetic, people-centric approach in their firms—sharing key insights for anyone that manages a team. Click below to learn how these leaders are managing the new normal, increasing employee interest in wellness programs and building a playbook for the future of work to help make quick decisions rooted in their company’s values.


  • LinkedIn and Nasdaq transformed the CHRO role into a Chief People Officer (CPO) role in a conscious shift toward employee advocacy, empathy and an enhanced employee experience
  • How valued employee resource groups helped their people stay connected and supported problem-solving during the pandemic
  • Steps taken to manage a new normal—LinkedIn created a new resources portal for managers battling emotional stress, while Nasdaq provided assistance in setting up home offices
  • Increased employee interest in wellness programs, such as no-meeting days, mental health webinars and meditation sessions
  • Building a playbook for the future of work to help make quick decisions rooted in the company’s values

Watch the discussion here.


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