Lars Schmidt – Future proofing your HR /People Team for the new world of work

January 19, 2023
Webinar Event

The Speaker Bio

Lars Schmidt is the Founder of Amplify, a firm that helps companies and HR leaders navigate the new world of work through HR executive search and the Amplify Academy HR practitioner and leadership development program. Lars spent over 20 years in the industry, building a range of leading global companies. 

He’s the author of Redefining HR, a book Adam Grant reviewed that “has the potential to transform the future of HR,” detailing modern people practices and approaches. He also covers modern people practices and the new world of work for Fast Company and the Redefining Work podcast, where he interviews industry-shaping Chief People Officers from Microsoft, Coca-Cola, The Lego Group, EA, and other leading businesses.

Lars’s work has been featured in Fast Company, CNN, NPR, Wall Street Journal, Mashable, Time, Forbes, Washington Post, TechCo, and many other publications. He keynotes and emcees conferences worldwide on topics spanning HR transformation, learning & development, recruiting, employer brand, and talent innovation. He was named a Top 100 Influencer by HR Examiner and included in The Huffington Post’s Top 100 Most Social HR Experts on Twitter, named a top 50 recruiting influencer by LinkedIn, and is the recipient of NPR’s 1st internal innovation award. Lars is based in Virginia, USA.


Future Proofing your People Team in the New World of Work

HR leaders today are under immense pressure to deliver results for the business, navigate new social and business climates, and build adaptable people programs built for these dynamic times. You’re asked to do more with less while carrying the heavy burdens of the past several years – and so are your teams.
In this webinar, led by the Author of Redefining HR and Fast Company contributor Lars Schmidt, you’ll learn how to support continuous learning, development, and growth within your people teams. These include how to build and develop three components fundamental to success in the new world of work – learning agility, network equity, and growth mindset. You’ll leave inspired and armed with a new set of tools required to fuel the career growth engines across your people teams.

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Lars Schmidt – Future proofing your HR /People Team for the new world of work