Business X factors
Business X factors
Mar 10, 2022
Empathy Is the Magic With Jon Lin, EVP and General Manager, Data Center Services & President, Americas (Interim) at Equinix
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Magic often connotes supernatural powers. In the case of Equinix, magic is an outward manifestation of its work to connect the world that is then internalized into the culture of the company. Equinix’s magic may be super but it is certainly grounded in a positivistic, human value. On this episode, Jon Lin, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Data Center Services & President, Americas at Equinix, reveals Equinix’s most powerful magical quality.

Tune in to learn:

  • What does it look like to work at Verizon at the beginning of the tech boom? (4:45)
  • How can you move from a result-oriented mindset to a servant-leadership mindset? (8:00)
  • How does interconnection change the game for clients? (09:00)
  • What does an egalitarian approach to internet access look like? (10:55)
  • How do you maintain a healthy corporate culture? (12:00)
  • What is “the Magic of Equinix”? (13:45)
  • How can a company address mental health? (15:00)
  • What does empathy look like on a global scale? (17:00)

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