Conner Hammett

‘Your Equipment Will Not Fail You’: Two-Star, Exchange Board Member Emphasizes Authenticity for LGBTQ+ Pride Month

By Conner Hammett / July 1, 2020 /

“When we bring an organization to the intersection of shared values and understanding our differences, that’s when we can be the most powerful.”

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Friyay! Weekly Social Media Giveaways Are A Big Hit with Shoppers

By Conner Hammett / June 30, 2020 /

So far this year, more than 75,000 shoppers have entered Free Friday giveaways—a 55% increase from this time last year.

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ICYMI: This Week on ‘Chief Chat’

By Conner Hammett / June 26, 2020 /

Catch up on this week’s Chief Chats and look ahead to next week’s special guests.

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Exchange BRIDGE Special Emphasis Group

Exchange Leaders Reflect on Juneteenth During Virtual Lunch-and-Learn

By Conner Hammett / June 23, 2020 /

“When you take time to educate people in a way that’s receptive, that doesn’t dilute your message, you will see changes in how they accept you.”

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Associates Spend Two Weeks in Isolation Before Deploying to Contingency Zones

By Conner Hammett / June 19, 2020 /

“We’re just making the best out of it: laughing, joking and telling stories. We’re getting to know each other.”

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Employee Benefits in the Age of COVID-19 – Part Three: Flexible Spending Accounts

By Conner Hammett / June 17, 2020 /

As Americans’ health care needs continue to evolve amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is making guidelines for health care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) a little more flexible.

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Exchange BRIDGE Special Emphasis Group

Associates Can Come Together This Juneteenth by Contributing to Virtual Cookbook

By Conner Hammett / June 16, 2020 /

Through June 18, associates of all cultural backgrounds are invited to submit their best personal and family recipes, which will be compiled into a virtual cookbook in celebration of Juneteenth.

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Exchange BRIDGE Special Emphasis Group

This Juneteenth, BRIDGE Aims to Celebrate, Educate

By Conner Hammett / June 16, 2020 /

“I don’t think we’ve ever been in a place where people are more open to listening and learning. 2020 has been a struggle for many reasons, but it’s also a chance to grow both individually and collectively.”

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Associates Can Celebrate LGBTQ Pride with Virtual Photo Wall

By Conner Hammett / June 15, 2020 /

Through June 22, associates can celebrate National LGBTQ+ Pride Month by uploading a photo of themselves to the Exchange PRIDE portal. The photos will be made available on the portal as part of a video montage at the end of the month.

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Exchange Moves LGBTQ+ Pride Month Events Online

By Conner Hammett / June 15, 2020 /

“Pride is not about a monthlong celebration, but a year of reflection on being present in life and being able to live one’s true self.”

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