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Succeeding in the Global Workplace

Thursday, December 07, 2017

1pm – 2pm EST (60 minutes)

Summary

Every day, more organizations are capitalizing on the benefits of having employees work from home or remote locations. As a recruitment strategy, talent can be hired from anywhere and the teams should be allowed to work remotely to save the cost of operating in a physical location. Many startup organizations have teams in place that have never worked together in co-located offices. Leader are now expected to manage productivity, build culture, retain staff, increase loyalty, and ensure high quality results across distance with the increasing “virtualization” of the workplace.

But the question remains, Are the managers and supervisors up to the challenge? Join thought leader Bill Jensen on Dec 7th as he shares insights on the best practices by global organizations to succeed in the workplace.

Agenda

» Best practices adopted by organizations transitioning to a global workplace
» How to meet the needs of virtual team members
» How to avoid the pitfalls of mediocre or unskilled leaders
» Learning modalities that can support training of these remote workforces
» Q&A with the speaker


Featured Speaker:

Bill Jensen
    Bill Jensen


Speaker Bio:

Bill Jensen is an internationally acclaimed thought leader, IBM Futurist, and best-selling author. Bill has been helping global powerhouses like American Express, Bank of America, and GE simplify work, making it easier to do great work. Mr. Jensen is the author of Future Strong: How to Work Unleashed, Lead Boldly, and Live Life Your Way, a best-seller where he maps the future of work and reveals the five personal choices that determine our relationship with the future.