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Saturday, March 9 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Your Desk Job Makes You Fat, Sick & Dead

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With the technology to support mobile workstyles and a remote workforce, why are any of us still caught in the quagmire of the daily commute to our deadly desks, and will we ever see the day where big business decides to kill the office instead of its workers? The answer is YES! And it’s already happening. A revolution in remote work is afoot (startups take note!) In this session we’ll look at the facts about “workshifting” and remote workers and why it's the healthy choice for your business and humanity.
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Jon Froda

Dir of Brand StrategyPodio (Citrix)As Co-founder and Director of Brand Strategy for Citrix Podio, Jon Froda is a global leader in driving organizational change through the adoption of cutting edge collaboration tools. A former career musician turned entrepreneur, Jon spent years researching... Read More →
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Richard Leyland

CEO & FounderWorksnugRichard Leyland is an entrepreneur, writer and commentator on workplace technology trends. Richard has written for the BBC, PwC, Nokia, Toshiba and others, focusing on the impact of technology on how we live and work. Richard is the founder of WorkSnug, a global... Read More →
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Kate Lister

PresGlobal Workplace Analytics/Telework Research NetworkWe consult with public and private sector employers and communities to help them both understand and communicate the business case for alternative workplace/workforce strategies such as telework, flexible work, hoteling, etc... Read More →
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Cali Williams Yost

CEO & FounderWork+Life Fit IncCali Williams Yost has been pioneering ways to manage work and life in the new economy for nearly two decades. As a consultant, speaker, and CEO and founder of the Flex+Strategy Group/Work+Life Fit--and one of Mashable’s Top 14 Career Experts on Twitter—she's... Read More →

Saturday March 9, 2013 3:30pm - 4:30pm CST
Courtyard Marriott, Rio Grande Ballroom

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