June 10 at 4:30 p.m. ET
As the business community charts its path to recovery, CEOs and workers are considering how to safely reopen and what the future of work will look like. Known for his break-the-mold leadership and cutting-edge philanthropy, Salesforce chair and CEO Marc Benioff joined Washington Post Live on Wednesday, June 10 at 4:30 p.m. ET to discuss how COVID-19 has altered the working world as we know it and what disruptions to look for next.
Salesforce CEO Mark Benioff explains critical steps employers will have to take to get workers back to physical office spaces safely during the coronavirus pandemic which include requiring personal protective equipment, manual contact tracing and minimizing building capacities.
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says artificial intelligence will play a significant role in the future of work and will augment many jobs across industries including healthcare.
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Marc Benioff says he believes universal basic income could become a part of our future. He also says that he wishes the U.S. government had sent families ten N95 masks in additional to a stimulus check.
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says he is “outraged and angry” about racial injustice and police brutality in the U.S. and emphasizes corporate and social responsibility during this critical time.
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Marc Benioff
Founder and CEO, Salesforce
Marc Benioff is Chair, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Salesforce and a pioneer of cloud computing. Under Benioff's leadership, Salesforce is the #1 provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software globally. Benioff was named “Innovator of the Decade” by Forbes and is recognized as one of the World’s 25 Greatest Leaders by Fortune and one of the 10 Best-Performing CEOs by Harvard Business Review. For his leadership on equality, Benioff has been honored by GLAAD, the Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative and Variety Magazine with its EmPOWerment Award. A member of the World Economic Forum ("WEF") Board of Trustees, Benioff serves as the inaugural Chair of WEF's Forum Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in San Francisco. Benioff received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, where he is on its Board of Trustees.
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