The Future of Work – Are we there yet?

The 2018 National Employment Solutions Conference will be held at Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, NSW over the 8th – 9th October.

The conference provides the opportunity to be involved through presenting, learning, engaging, networking and collaborating with other professionals within the employment sector.

Joining us at the conference is Dr Libby Sander, Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at Bond University who will present on ‘The Future of Work – Are we there yet?’

Libby Sander

Abstract

We spend a third of our lives at work, and the design of work and the workplace has a significant influence on our performance and well-being. As the landscape of work continues to change rapidly, and organisations compete to attract and retain top talent these issues are increasingly topical. Up to 50% of employees say they cannot focus effectively at work, with the design of the workplace influencing productivity by 20%. How will these changes influence the way organisations operate and what does the future of work look like?

Biography

Dr Libby Sander, PhD, Master HRM, Bachelor of Arts (Japanese), Bachelor of Business, Fellow AIM, is the founder and director of the Future of Work Project, Assistant Professor of Organisational Behaviour at Bond University, founder of Rethink, and past Chair of Goldspaces an urban renewal and cultural development platform. She works globally speaking and advising business. Libby designed the new workplace for ITMS at Charles Darwin University that won the Northern Territory AIA award for Interior Architecture in 2017.

Libby has appeared on ABC TV’s science program Catalyst, and spoken at TEDx . She is regularly featured on radio and in national media, is a feature writer for The Conversation and a contributor at the World Economic Forum. Libby is also a freelance feature writer and published author, and her work has been featured in the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, and on SBS on issues on work, society and future trends in organisations. Libby is the co-author of Work in the 21st Century: How do I Log On? which was published by Emerald in 2017.

For more information on the 2018 National Employment Solutions Conference and to secure your spot, please visit www.employmentsolutions.net.au

 

 

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