Listen to “#20 – Making Corporate Values Human: A Conversation with Marsha Ershaghi Hames” on Spreaker.

In this episode of the Breaking the Fever podcast, we speak with Marsha Ershaghi Hames about how COVID-19 has shaped, and continues to shape, the way corporate leaders respond to challenges not only to their business models but also how they are evolving their dialogue with their own workforces in a new era of employee activism.

We discuss:

  • Supply chain changes
  • Good leadership over a remote workforce
  • The adaptability of leadership
  • Activating robust DEI efforts amid the pandemic
  • Who gets to shape an organization’s moral narrative?
  • The promise of younger employees to shape better conversations
  • The future of corporate governance

Marsha Ershaghi Hames is a partner at Tapestry Networks, a stakeholder strategy firm that designs a variety of collaborative meetings, for senior leaders in a given industry, in order to help advance positive economic and societal outcomes. Hames leads Tapestry’s corporate governance practice, offering advice on issues related to culture transformation, board leadership, and stakeholder engagement. She also serves as an expert fellow on USC’s Neely Center for Ethical Leadership and Decision Making.