The Way We Work Series
The Way We Work
Creating A Powerful Organization: Supercharging Your Talent Strategy Through DE&I
with Chaka Booker
Join Chaka Booker, managing director of The Broad Center and author, to learn specific practices that will leverage the complexities of identity and decision-making and improve how you manage your most important investment - your people.
Friday, December 4, 2020
Complimentary Virtual Event
Registration is required
Managing Director at The Broad Center
Chaka Booker is a managing director for The Broad Center. The center, founded by billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad, is a national organization focused on leadership development. In his role, Chaka has crisscrossed the country identifying and developing talent and has interviewed nearly three thousand professionals from every industry. He is on the board of directors for Renaissance Learning and is the author of two books; Mastering The Hire: 12 Strategies to Improve Your Odds of Finding the Best Hire and The Empowered Candidate: The Power You Have to Land the Job You Deserve. He has degrees in economics and psychology from UCLA and an MBA from Stanford University.
About The Way We Work Series:
The Way We Work is a series that examines the future of work and the implications for the business community and individuals in a time of changing demographics, growing technology, and increasing globalization. Created in partnership with Antenna, a Minneapolis-based marketing consultancy, and the Carlson School of Management, The Way We Work brings together thought leaders, companies, and individual workers for dynamic dialogue around relevant topics. Learn more at www.waywework.com.
Brendon Schrader is the Founder/CEO of Antenna, a Minneapolis-based company that is changing the way people work by providing best-in-class marketers on demand. He is also the Founder/Publisher of Indypendently.com, a content and media platform for independent workers. Brendon’s insights on independent consulting, the gig economy, the changing nature of work have been highlighted in Inc. magazine, Forbes, Fast Company, and the Huffington Post. He holds an MBA from the Carlson School of Management, and an MEd from the University of Minnesota’s College of Education and Human Development.
The Way We Work is presented in partnership by the Carlson School of Management and Antenna
Antenna is a leader in bringing top marketing professionals to corporations and nonprofits for project-based consulting, interim leadership, and staff augmentation engagements. With headquarters in Minneapolis, Antenna draws from its private community of experienced marketers to provide clients with on-demand resources—both individuals and teams. Antenna’s vision is to fundamentally change the way marketing teams get work done by helping clients balance the flexibility and expertise required by today’s modern marketing organization.
Questions? Contact Carlson School Alumni Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-625-1556.
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