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Speaking,Training and Consultation

Dr. Kossek gives keynote speeches, webinars, consults on organizational effectiveness and organizational change, and has conducted training sessions, workshops, and collaborative projects with national and international audiences. These include major corporations, women's groups, HR and professional associations, and international and national governments and employers among others.

Selected topics include:

  • Talent Management

  • Managing Flexibility

  • CEO of Me Flexstyle workshops and keynotes

  • Managing work-life and Flexstyles

  • Diversity management and workplace inclusion

  • Managing gender and the glass ceiling

  • Managing Technology for workforce sustainability and engagement

  • Work, Family and Health Organizational Effectiveness

  • HR role in organizational change

  • Managing international HR and the global workforce

  • Strategic HR

Selected Engagements:

  • Keynote, Managing Technology over the Life Course, UK, April British Pyschological Society

  • Panelist, U.S. Office of Inspector General, US Postal Service, 2015 

  • Keynote, University of Cincinatti, 2015

  • Keynote, Women at Bucknell 2015 

  • Keynote, Presidential Address Work and Family Research Network, 2014 

  • Keynote, Inaugural Work and Family Conference,  University of Stockholm, 2014

  • Managing Work-Life Boundaries, Alliance for Work Life Progress, Baltimore,  March, 2013

  • Keynote, British Occupational Health Society Annual Conference,  Chester United Kingdom, January 2012

  • Women in  Business Speaker,  Purdue University campus wide conference, February 2012 

  • Workshop leader Advance grant, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, October, 2012

  • Speaker, Hosted to speak by the German Ministry to the top 1% of women leaders in the country. Germany, October, 2012

  • Keynote,  Work-Life-Competencies, Lof magazine, Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 2012

  • Keynote,  Work Life and Organizational Change: What Managers Need to Know: and Women's Surgeon's Breakfast, Cardiovascular  Surgeon Society,  Minneapolis, June , 2012

  • Workshop leader, College and University Work Life Professionals, Ann Arbor, Michigan  May 2012

  • Presented at the Work Force Resiliency Programs Workshop, Washington, DC, November 2011

  • Member of National Academies Institute of Medicine Panel on Organizational culture and stress and leadership to help Department of homeland Security, Washington, DC, November 2011

  • Speaker at SHRM and Families and Work Institute National Conference, Washington, DC, November 2011

  • Speaker, Strategic Think Tank on Workforce equality for men and women, Paris, France, November 2011

  • Keynote, Indiana University's Diversity Office, Bloomington, Indiana, November 2011

  • Keynote, British Psychological Society, Occupational Health Work-life consulting Group, London, UK, May 2011

  • Keynote, Work-life Cross-national Conversations, Paris France, May 2011

  • Keynote Speaker - DOP Work-Life Balance One Day Event, London, England, June 2011- View Program

  • Keynote, International conference on work and family, Barcelona, Spain, July, 2011

  • Keynote, Work-Life well-being,  Feminist Psychologists, American Psychological Association, San Antonio  Texas, 2011  

  • Participant in SHRM Executive Roundtable on Workforce Flexibility; Washington, D.C., September 2010 - View Report

  • Keynote Speaker: National Dialogue on Workplace Flexibility: Manufacturing Industry, Chicago, Illinois (April 2010)

  • CEO of Me: Managing Work-Life Flexibility, Women's Workshop, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio,  2010