Why IBM Gives Top Employees a Month to Do Service Abroad
Harvard Business Review
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
So far, IBMers have completed over 1,000 projects. The IBM Corporate Service Corps is an example of how IBM is incorporating service into leadership development as a result of the success of another IBM program, IBM’s On Demand Community , which was launched in 2003 as an online marketplace to connect nonprofits with employees and retirees, as well as a portal offering resources to nonprofits of all kinds. Diane Statkus, an IBM project manager in Boston, echoes Ruiz’s sentiments.