2022 Megatrends: Three Global Trends Impacting Your Business


Presenters: Karina Monesson and Jarik Conrad, UKG

View live: January 18, 2022, 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT (available for on-demand viewing through May 2022)

Program length: 60 minutes

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As today’s business leaders continue to adjust to regulations, innovations, and dramatically altered employee expectations, it’s clear that future-facing initiatives and strategic solutions are foundational to navigating a complex talent landscape and maximizing workforce potential. In this program, you'll hear what UKG has identified as the most significant workforce trends. You'll get industry-leading research and insights to help your organization proactively implement strategic, meaningful change.

Learning objectives:

  • Explore the growing prevalence and influence of the “grey-collar” workforce, and how employers can combat talent shortages and workplace inequity
  • Learn to cultivate outcomes-based leadership, positively influencing trust, transparency, and productivity in the process
  • Discover the crucial role of agency and agility to keep pace with compliance complexities

About the Presenters:
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Karina Monesson
is Senior Manager of UKG's HCM Research and Advisory, leading thought leadership research strategy. She partners closely with business leaders to help them maximize the value of their technology investments. A former journalist and market researcher, Monesson speaks regularly with conference and customer audiences about HCM trends and best practices and her work has been featured in Forbes, SHRM, HR Dive, HR Executive, HR Daily Advisor and Human Resources Today. She serves on the Research Board for the Equity at Work Council and the Board of Directors for Conquer Addiction, and she is passionate about leveraging research, data and technology to improve peoples’ lives and drive systemic change.

Jarik Conrad, Ed.D., SHRM-SCP, SPHR, is Vice President of the Human Insights and HCM Advisory team at UKG. Conrad also serves as the Executive Director of the UKG-sponsored Equity at Work Council (EWC), an interdisciplinary group of experts and practitioners dedicated to providing you with evidence-based strategies to eliminate workplaces inequities. Immediately prior to joining UKG, he led The Conrad Consulting Group, where he served as an executive coach, keynote speaker, and management consultant. He has held human resources leadership roles in the private, public, and non-profit sectors. He has also been a research collaborator with the Mayo Clinic and an adjunct professor at Jacksonville University.

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SHRM Certification has approved this webcast for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification. A program code will be provided at the end of the webcast. The program also meets recertification credit standards set by the HR Certification Institute and other HR certifying bodies, but candidates must manually enter their activity into their records.

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