Industry Luminaries, Thinkers and Innovators Bring Evidence-Based Perspectives on the Future of Work
SAN FRANCISCO — September 13, 2018 — BetterUp, the first digital platform to bring personalized development through one-to-one coaching for employees at all levels of a company, today announced a power-packed lineup of luminaries to explore human potential and the future of the workplace at its annual SHIFT conference.
SHIFT, to be held Oct. 22-24 in Philadelphia at the stunning Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, will bring together world-renown psychologists, academics and thought leaders to discuss groundbreaking research and ways for all organizations to unleash the potential of their workers, gain a competitive edge and invest in people to enable full individual and organizational transformation.
“Best in class organizations today recognize that talent is their biggest competitive leverage point and are looking for evidence-based approaches designed to develop employees to their greatest potential,” said Alexi Robichaux, BetterUp CEO and Co-founder. “We are thrilled to bring together this elite group of thought leaders and luminaries with operators and practitioners from the largest companies and share groundbreaking research behind the science of Human Capital Transformation.”
BetterUp strives to better understand the inner lives of workers to inform coaching interventions that help workers flourish as people and professionals. BetterUp uses a unique evidence-based approach based on research conducted in partnership with some of the world’s most foremost psychologists and researchers. BetterUp created the first-of-its-kind behavioral research lab, BetterUp Labs, to bring together business, academia and science to crack the code on what drives workers to bring their best and whole selves to work. Robichaux will deliver a keynote on BetterUp’s vision for the future of workers and workplaces as well as unveil several new product innovations. Additional SHIFT keynotes and breakout sessions will include:
To view the full SHIFT conference agenda and register to attend, please go to SHIFT 2018
Founded in 2013, BetterUp is a mobile-based leadership development platform used by Fortune 500 companies. With a holistic, science-backed methodology, BetterUp develops new behaviors and mindsets that enable high performance amid constant and accelerating change. Through on-demand, virtual coaching sessions, users practice and reinforce new behaviors and skills. Individual growth is measured and tracked. With a diverse range of customers, including LinkedIn, Genentech and Logitech, BetterUp inspires employees to build the skills to thrive personally and professionally. To learn more, visit www.betterup.co