Kevin Oakes

Kevin Oakes is the CEO of the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) and is a frequent author and international keynote speaker on topics such as organizational culture, talent management, leadership, innovation, metrics and strategic learning in organizations.

HR leaders, it’s time to exert more influence on AI strategy

As organizations build AI readiness and strategy plans, HR should play a central role, particularly when it comes to upskilling employees.

How diversity backlash is affecting DEI efforts in the workplace

A recent survey by i4cp and 'Human Resource Executive' shows employer support for DEI remains robust, despite growing public criticism.

What are the perils of political postures?

From Patagonia's new politically driven campaign to Goodyear's MAGA hat dustup, employers are seeing polarizing attitudes, writes i4cp CEO Kevin Oakes.

The 3 A’s of Organizational Agility

Internal disruption, led by HR, can help companies cultivate external success.