Future proof your workforce for organizational success
The January session of Africa HR Forum – HR Insights Series 2023 presents Lars Schmidt – Founder of Amplify and Amplify Academy, discussing the topic, “Future Proofing Your People Team in the New World of Work’
“The workforce is the greatest asset of any Business and thus as such, it is important to implement and maintain practices to future-proof talent in order to build pro-active, productive and innovative teams that can withstand and overcome challenges, uncertainties and whatever the future holds!” – Yolanda Asumu, Founder, Africa HR Forum
The Speaker for the HR Insights Series January session, Lars Schmidt, will explore this further and will share his valuable insights and experience as he explores the topic “Future Proofing Your People Team in the New World of Work’, which is also the title of his book. The January session of the HR Insights Series will hold on Thursday, 19th January 2023 from 15h to 16h WAT (GMT+1) in English and French.
The organisers of Africa HR Forum are collaborating with globally influential and highly sought-after industry experts and leaders, who are keen to exchange essential knowledge with the African workforce. 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.
The Africa HR Forum- HR Insights Series, which is organized by the Government of Equatorial Guinea and ICUBEFARM and endorsed by the Society for Human Resource Management, is scheduled for every third Thursday of every month. This Series is designed to spark creative thinking, anticipation, and proactive planning amongst HR practitioners, leaders and People Management professionals so that they proactive in anticipating the next required step in their strategic and operational roles. All sessions are held in English and French.
To participate in this month’s HR Insights Series, click on the link below to register: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0uV5fomSQuOYYwaFKtwuUw; For more information about the upcoming HR Insights Series 2023 sessions and other events, visit www.africahrforum.com and for any inquiries, email email@example.com.