Staffing World: Three Powerful Keynote Presenters

Make sure you hear from these impressive subject matter experts on timely topics, including the new future of work, digital transformation, and impactful leadership. You will have the opportunity to ask questions during the keynote presentations and engage in a lively Q&A immediately following each presentation.

Heather E. McGowan

Future of work strategist Heather McGowan helps startup companies and Fortune 500s meet the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution—the rapid advancement of technology tools into the domain of human knowledge work. Her think tank, called Work to Learn, promotes a vision of future work driven by continuous education and adaptation. McGowan, a well-known and respected source of statistical analysis and workforce projections, will open this year’s first-ever virtual Staffing World. She will address what could be a new future of work, one deeply affected by a pandemic, and she’ll examine the implications for the staffing industry.

Erik Qualman

Digital leadership and transformation visionary Erik Qualman says his work includes technology choices and solutions—but at its core, it’s about people. Qualman helps business leaders and their companies succeed and grow by embracing and harnessing the power of a digital world, a world that continues to be fueled by relationships and connections. Come October, he will deliver a high-energy keynote presentation during Staffing World. He’ll bring that energetic and enthusiastic approach as he discusses digital leadership and transformation in the context of the staffing industry’s current and future challenges and opportunities.

Carla Harris

In addition to serving as vice chairman of global wealth management and senior client adviser at Morgan Stanley, Carla Harris is a leading keynote presenter on motivation, success, and exceeding expectations. In her current role at Morgan Stanley, she is responsible for increasing client connectivity and penetration to enhance revenue generation across the firm. The recipient of numerous professional awards, Harris was appointed by President Barack Obama to chair the National Women’s Business Council in 2013. She is the author of two best-selling books, Strategize to Win and Expect to Win. Her Staffing World keynote will address “Impactful Leadership: Currency, Change, and Creating a Powerful Presence.” Gain valuable understanding of the power of perceptions in the workplace and the key relationships you must have in place to ensure your success, as well as the importance of authenticity and the role it plays in powerful leadership.