VLS Presenter Spotlight: David Burkus
Join us on October 28 for a presentation by
David Burkus on Innovative Thinking
This session of the WiM Virtual Learning Series will focus on how innovation is the lifeblood of companies - new products, new services and new solutions to meet customers' needs. It can be difficult to break out of a routine, and think about things in a different way. This virtual event will share different approaches to providing the space for creativity and innovation within yourself and your company.
Get to know David Burkus before the October 28 webinar!
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"One of the most interesting things that has happened in 2020 has been the way that COVID-19 has pushed so many of us to work from home. Back on January 1, most company leaders would have said that working from home and managing remote teams were too cumbersome. However, by August 1, over 50 percent of so-called knowledge workers continue to work from home. And every day, more and more company leaders realize their employees are not going to come back to the office willingly..."
ABOUT DAVID BURKUS
One of the world’s leading business thinkers, David Burkus’ forward-thinking ideas and bestselling books are changing how companies approach innovation, collaboration, and productivity. As a skilled researcher and inspiring communicator, Burkus’ award-winning books have been translated into more than a dozen languages, and his TED Talk has been viewed over 2 million times. By making cutting-edge organizational research accessible and applicable, Burkus pushes audiences to reconsider how they work both individually and in teams and unlocks the methods top performers use to thrive at work and in life. A renowned expert, Burkus’ writings have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, USAToday, Fast Company, and more. He’s been interviewed by NPR, the BBC, CNN, and CBS This Morning. Since 2017, Burkus has been ranked as one of the world’s top business thought leaders by Thinkers50. Read More