Life at AT&T

by Life at AT&T

Life at AT&T
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 25
  • Last: 8 Feb 2018
A behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to be an AT&T employee.

Episodes (25)

  • #25 - The Ethical Hacker
    #25 - The Ethical Hacker
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    Published: 8 Feb 2018 Duration: 08:04
    Sean Pohl lives on the web. But it’s not the web many of us ever want to frequent. Sean spends time on the “dark web.” This is the area of cyberspace where you’ll find dangerous people – that seek to steal and sell credit card numbers, medi... Read more →
    Sean Pohl lives on the web. But it’s not the web many of us ever want to frequent. Sean spends time on the “dark web.” This is the area of cyberspace where you’ll find dangerous people – that seek to steal and sell credit card numbers, medi... Read more →

  • #24 - Where We're Going and Where We've Been
    #24 - Where We're Going and Where We've Been
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    Published: 7 Feb 2018 Duration: 05:11
    Over the past two years, you have heard some compelling stories from the Life@AT&T podcast. From unique employee profiles to emotional hero stories, our podcast has shed light on the people that make AT&T a great place to work. And as our b... Read more →
    Over the past two years, you have heard some compelling stories from the Life@AT&T podcast. From unique employee profiles to emotional hero stories, our podcast has shed light on the people that make AT&T a great place to work. And as our b... Read more →

  • #23 - Taylor Swift & The Power of Partnership
    #23 - Taylor Swift & The Power of Partnership
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    Published: 30 Jan 2018 Duration: 11:30
    Taylor Swift is, by very definition, a game changer. Her multi-genre style, the creativity in her lyrics and the special relationship she has with her fans have all transformed the music industry. Swift’s most dedicated fans (also known as ... Read more →
    Taylor Swift is, by very definition, a game changer. Her multi-genre style, the creativity in her lyrics and the special relationship she has with her fans have all transformed the music industry. Swift’s most dedicated fans (also known as ... Read more →

  • #22 - Whitacre Award winners: Emotional stories in their own words
    #22 - Whitacre Award winners: Emotional stories in their own words
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    Published: 26 Dec 2017 Duration: 08:31
    Winning the Whitacre Award, AT&T’s highest award, is an emotional experience – this year, perhaps more so than ever. This year, we honored 32 Whitacre Award winners. That’s the largest number of winners we’ve ever had. These winners went ... Read more →
    Winning the Whitacre Award, AT&T’s highest award, is an emotional experience – this year, perhaps more so than ever. This year, we honored 32 Whitacre Award winners. That’s the largest number of winners we’ve ever had. These winners went ... Read more →

  • #21 - Life at AT&T -- Hurricane Maria: First-hand from the frontlines
    #21 - Life at AT&T -- Hurricane Maria: First-hand from the frontlines
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    Published: 19 Dec 2017 Duration: 15:47
    Three months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, our teams are making progress reconnecting our network there. The ability to bring connectivity back to Puerto Rico is a credit to the commitment and hard work of hundreds of emp... Read more →
    Three months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, our teams are making progress reconnecting our network there. The ability to bring connectivity back to Puerto Rico is a credit to the commitment and hard work of hundreds of emp... Read more →

  • #20 - Hurricane Irma: Preparing and responding with compassion
    #20 - Hurricane Irma: Preparing and responding with compassion
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    Published: 8 Dec 2017 Duration: 16:29
    As the fury of Hurricane Irma churned toward Florida, Cristy Swink and Robert Suarez faced the task of not only protecting our network, but our people from a direct hit. Cristy Swink, VP and General Manager – Florida and Robert Suarez, Dire... Read more →
    As the fury of Hurricane Irma churned toward Florida, Cristy Swink and Robert Suarez faced the task of not only protecting our network, but our people from a direct hit. Cristy Swink, VP and General Manager – Florida and Robert Suarez, Dire... Read more →

  • Customer-focused. Customer First.
    Customer-focused. Customer First.
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    Published: 6 Oct 2017 Duration: 08:31
    In this episode of the "Life at AT&T" podcast, we focus on what it really means to be customer-focused. From the language we use, to the relationships we forge, to the solutions we provide – what does it mean to be fully committed to Our Pr... Read more →
    In this episode of the "Life at AT&T" podcast, we focus on what it really means to be customer-focused. From the language we use, to the relationships we forge, to the solutions we provide – what does it mean to be fully committed to Our Pr... Read more →

  • #18 All day, every day
    #18 All day, every day
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    Published: 24 Jul 2017 Duration: 09:44
    The best entertainment and communications experiences in the world are created on the best network. It’s as simple as that. So, if our network goes down, the key is constant monitoring and quick restoration. That’s why we have employees who... Read more →
    The best entertainment and communications experiences in the world are created on the best network. It’s as simple as that. So, if our network goes down, the key is constant monitoring and quick restoration. That’s why we have employees who... Read more →

  • #17 Pivot
    #17 Pivot
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    Published: 19 Jun 2017 Duration: 08:26
    Kara Reeves thinks of her job like a unicorn. A few years ago, she didn’t even think it existed. And when she found out about it, she didn’t think it could possibly be as good as it is. Kara works on the WorkSmart team in Technology Develop... Read more →
    Kara Reeves thinks of her job like a unicorn. A few years ago, she didn’t even think it existed. And when she found out about it, she didn’t think it could possibly be as good as it is. Kara works on the WorkSmart team in Technology Develop... Read more →

  • #16 American Standoff
    #16 American Standoff
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    Published: 3 May 2017 Duration: 11:48
    “Our family members are not terrorists,” said Susie Hammond, in an interview with two of our producers of original content. The producers are Josh Turnbow and Robert Dvoran. The original content is “American Standoff,” which premieres May... Read more →
    “Our family members are not terrorists,” said Susie Hammond, in an interview with two of our producers of original content. The producers are Josh Turnbow and Robert Dvoran. The original content is “American Standoff,” which premieres May... Read more →

  • #15 Day of Service
    #15 Day of Service
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    Published: 3 Apr 2017 Duration: 08:45
    On a cool September Saturday morning in Dallas, hundreds of employees and their family members gathered at a local hotel to give back. They came to package meals for Stop Hunger Now, a non-profit with the goal of ending world hunger. It was... Read more →
    On a cool September Saturday morning in Dallas, hundreds of employees and their family members gathered at a local hotel to give back. They came to package meals for Stop Hunger Now, a non-profit with the goal of ending world hunger. It was... Read more →

  • #14 Thank you for calling AT&T
    #14 Thank you for calling AT&T
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    Published: 19 Mar 2017 Duration: 07:32
    #14 Thank you for calling AT&T by Life at AT&T
    #14 Thank you for calling AT&T by Life at AT&T

  • #13 Ready for some football?
    #13 Ready for some football?
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    Published: 20 Feb 2017 Duration: 07:27
    If you go to some place or event labeled as “AT&T,” our Corporate Sponsorship team had a hand in making that name happen. On this month’s episode of the Life at AT&T podcast, I got special access to AT&T Stadium to talk to Deborah Buentello... Read more →
    If you go to some place or event labeled as “AT&T,” our Corporate Sponsorship team had a hand in making that name happen. On this month’s episode of the Life at AT&T podcast, I got special access to AT&T Stadium to talk to Deborah Buentello... Read more →

  • #12 Testing Lab
    #12 Testing Lab
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    Published: 16 Jan 2017 Duration: 08:51
    It starts with a dish farm and ends with a satellite signal to your home. On the latest Life at AT&T podcast, I took a tour of our DIRECTV set-top box testing lab. That’s one of the locations where hundreds of AT&T employees work hard to ma... Read more →
    It starts with a dish farm and ends with a satellite signal to your home. On the latest Life at AT&T podcast, I took a tour of our DIRECTV set-top box testing lab. That’s one of the locations where hundreds of AT&T employees work hard to ma... Read more →

  • #11 99% Reliable
    #11 99% Reliable
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    Published: 12 Dec 2016 Duration: 10:00
    We deliver 99% worry-free signal reliability with our premium, satellite-based DIRECTV service. That means customers are getting a TV service they can depend on. So, how can we guarantee that? I recently stopped by one of our broadcast cen... Read more →
    We deliver 99% worry-free signal reliability with our premium, satellite-based DIRECTV service. That means customers are getting a TV service they can depend on. So, how can we guarantee that? I recently stopped by one of our broadcast cen... Read more →

  • #10 DIRECTV NOW
    #10 DIRECTV NOW
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    Published: 7 Nov 2016 Duration: 09:39
    DIRECTV NOW is our new over-the-top streaming entertainment product, and it will soon be out in the market. Simply put, customers will be able to use DIRECTV NOW to watch live and on-demand content on many of their devices – TV, smartphone,... Read more →
    DIRECTV NOW is our new over-the-top streaming entertainment product, and it will soon be out in the market. Simply put, customers will be able to use DIRECTV NOW to watch live and on-demand content on many of their devices – TV, smartphone,... Read more →

  • #9 Vice Presidents
    #9 Vice Presidents
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    Published: 17 Oct 2016 Duration: 11:04
    It’s election time in America! It’s time to pick our nation’s top leaders. Don’t worry, I haven’t decided to take a turn and start talking politics. Instead, I’m using the election as a timely hook to talk to some of our leaders. Some of ou... Read more →
    It’s election time in America! It’s time to pick our nation’s top leaders. Don’t worry, I haven’t decided to take a turn and start talking politics. Instead, I’m using the election as a timely hook to talk to some of our leaders. Some of ou... Read more →

  • #8 Scrambled
    #8 Scrambled
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    Published: 19 Sep 2016 Duration: 08:46
    Since it’s back-to-school time, for this month’s Life at AT&T podcast, I’m taking you inside a classroom. Listeners will get to experience a boot camp for new hires in the Technology Development Program (TDP). Follow along as Logan Klein fr... Read more →
    Since it’s back-to-school time, for this month’s Life at AT&T podcast, I’m taking you inside a classroom. Listeners will get to experience a boot camp for new hires in the Technology Development Program (TDP). Follow along as Logan Klein fr... Read more →

  • #7 One Year Later
    #7 One Year Later
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    Published: 15 Aug 2016 Duration: 08:37
    It’s been a full year since AT&T acquired DIRECTV. Since then, we’ve added 1 million new satellite subscribers and 10,000s employees. One of those employees who came over is Jorge Hernandez. He’s an installation technician who does install... Read more →
    It’s been a full year since AT&T acquired DIRECTV. Since then, we’ve added 1 million new satellite subscribers and 10,000s employees. One of those employees who came over is Jorge Hernandez. He’s an installation technician who does install... Read more →

  • #6 Trusted Expert
    #6 Trusted Expert
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    Published: 18 Jul 2016 Duration: 10:07
    We have more than 3.5 million business customers. So, it goes without saying that our sellers have a very important job. Adrian Johnson is one of those sellers. She’s a Client Solutions Executive 2 in Small Business Solutions. She represent... Read more →
    We have more than 3.5 million business customers. So, it goes without saying that our sellers have a very important job. Adrian Johnson is one of those sellers. She’s a Client Solutions Executive 2 in Small Business Solutions. She represent... Read more →

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