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Midwest ACE Webinar: Remote Work Best Practices and Hiring Perspectives

Jan. 31, 2019

Midwest ACE Webinar

Remote Work Best Practices
& Hiring Perspectives

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST / 10:00 - 11:00 am CST

Description: Remote Work is changing the way employers attract, hire, and develop professionals nationwide. Learn from a panelist of remote work influencers what impact of location independent work has on business and communities, what hard and soft skills virtual employers are looking for in workers, and what universities can do to prepare tomorrow's workforce for the future of business.

Speakers:

Tammy Bjelland

Tammy Bjelland is the founder and CEO of Workplaceless, an elearning company that provides remote work training to workers, leaders, and organizations. After 15 years of working in higher education, edtech, publishing, and corporate training, she founded Workplaceless in 2017 to provide learning and development resources specifically designed for remote professionals.

Laurel Farrer

Laurel Farrer is a Distributed Operations Consultant that collaborates with the world's top remote-friendly companies to strengthen virtual communication, streamline digital processes, and develop long-distance management strategies. She also writes about remote work for several online publications and education platforms, and advises US governments, business conferences, and industry associations on how to share remote work resources with their audiences to stimulate economic growth.

Jeffrey Moss

Jeffrey Moss is the Founder and CEO of Parker Dewey LLC, a company focused on addressing the challenges associated with college-to-career transitions through Micro-Internships.

Jeffrey previously served as Chief of Enterprise Growth at Educational Testing Service (ETS) where his efforts focused on the use of assessment to drive equity in education and employment. Jeffrey spent much of his career as a venture capital investor with Summit Partners, Sterling Partners, and Susquehanna Growth Equity, supporting technology-enabled organizations in the education, business services, and software sectors. Some of his investments include Connections Education (acquired by Pearson), Ashworth College, Progressus Therapy (acquired by Invo HealthCare), Fleetcor (NYSE: FLT), ProClarity (acquired by Microsoft), Avectra (acquired by Abila), and The SAVO Group.

Jeffrey currently serves on the Indiana University Kelley School of Business Alumni Board and the Purdue University College of Liberal Arts Dean's Advisory Council. Jeffrey's other Board responsibilities have included: Chairman of the Board of Workstream (Nasdaq: WSTM), a software provider for human resources departments; OneGoal, a non-profit focused on college accessibility and persistence; the Chicago American Marketing Association; and the Illinois Venture Capital Association.

The webinar is open to both Midwest ACE members and non-members.
Members are complimentary, non-members are $30.

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