Carmen O'Shea


Carmen O'Shea

About Carmen O'Shea

Carmen O'Shea is the Senior Vice President of HR Change & Engagement at SAP. She leads a global team supporting major transformation initiatives across the company, focused on change management, employee engagement, and creative marketing and interaction. You can follow Carmen on Twitter.

Everything You Want To Know About Mentoring (Part 2)

19-Oct-2017 | Carmen O'Shea

In my last blog, I covered the how-when-where basics of mentorship. Here I’ll tackle some thornier questions about keeping up the mentoring partnership and about the mentor-sponsor link. And to wrap

Everything You Need To Know About Mentoring

12-Oct-2017 | Carmen O'Shea

Mentoring—both being mentored and mentoring others—has always been an important part of my professional life. Early in my career, I was encouraged to get a mentor. I took that advice—many times

Why I Mentor—And Why You Should, Too

4-Oct-2017 | Carmen O'Shea

I was inspired to write this blog by a mentee of mine, who told me, “It must be so tiring for you to have these intense mentoring discussions.” She couldn’t be more wrong. Mentoring energizes

Three New Employee Experience Requirements For The Digital Age

26-Sep-2017 | Carmen O'Shea

Digitization—all the technologies, processes, tools, and practices that allow a business to adapt its business model and provide a seamless user experience to customers—is the current business buz

leadership, employee engagement

5 Ways To Be A Manager Everyone Wants To Work For

19-Sep-2017 | Carmen O'Shea

I have had the privilege of managing a number of different teams over the course of my career, and I can honestly say that managing people has been the most gratifying, challenging, and thought-provok

How Does a Team Come Together? (Or What I’ve Learned About Engagement From My Team!)

4-Dec-2013 | Carmen O'Shea

I’ll just come out and say it: my team rocks. Yes, of course I’m biased, but it’s true! They are small, but impactful, fiercely loyal, collaborative, and just about the nicest collection of peop

A Celebration Of The Power Of Diversity

9-Oct-2012 | Carmen O'Shea

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) recently hosted an event in NYC to honor Admiral Mike Mullen, recently retired chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff, for his instrumental wo

Why Should You Care About Diversity and Marketing?

26-Jul-2012 | Carmen O'Shea

All of us are multi-faceted, whether apparent or not beneath the layer we reveal at work. You may not know or guess, but I’m an Irish-Latina-American woman, married to a Greek man, with 6 years of m