An instigator on how to thrive in the future of work, Sally Thornton founded Forshay in 2011 to connect the Bay Area’s most innovative companies with exceptional talent. Also a recent speaker in two TEDx talks, Sally Thornton is a frequent keynote speaker on the future of work, women in leadership, the science of work/life blend, and talent recruitment and engagement strategies. She has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, KQED radio, NBC11 News, ABC7 News, among numerous other media publications. 

By watching « The Future of Work » previously-live webinar led by Sally Thornton, you can expect to become equipped with deeper insights surrounding:

  • The Science of Work, and how to redesign the future of work by leveraging research from Stanford and other leading research institutions. 
  • How to optimize the multi-generational workforce given that creativity and innovation in business require multiple perspectives. There will be particular attention given to Millennials, as well as how to harness the diversity and inclusion strategies that will continue to grow in importance for businesses. 
  • How businesses can harness the benefits of well-educated, professionals who prefer modular, project-based work.

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The TEC Canada Deeper Insights webinar series will equip you with the tools to strategically approach complex issues and uncertainty with confidence. Hosted by industry experts – that have a commendable business background – each webinar is focused on accelerating your ability to grow strategically and overcome hurdles faster. In addition to expert thought leadership, all webinars feature a Q&A session. This is your opportunity to gain insight from industry leaders and implement real solutions. 

Sally Thornton
Sally ThorntonCEO & Founder of Forshay, Keynote Speaker, and Advisor to Companies Who Make Work Better
An instigator on how to thrive in the future of work, Sally founded Forshay in 2011 to connect the Bay Area’s most innovative companies with exceptional talent. Forshay was awarded #290 on the Inc. 5000 « Fastest-Growing Private Companies »? list for 2015. Prior to founding Forshay, Sally co-founded and was CEO of « talent on demand » firm Flexperience. Under her leadership, Flexperience grew into a nationally acclaimed firm, and was awarded “Top 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies” in 2010 by the San Francisco Business Times.

A recent speaker in two TEDx talks, Sally is a frequent keynote speaker on the future of work, women in leadership, the science of work/life blend, and talent recruitment and engagement strategies. Sally has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, KQED radio, NBC11 News, ABC7 News, among numerous other media publications.

Sally co-founded WorkLab in 2015, a design thinking community of action committed to making work better, based on her work with Stanford’s « Redesigning and Redefining Work »? project. She is committed to prototyping new workplace strategies and systems that align with the lives of today’s workforce so companies can better harness talent for mutual success. Sally lectures regularly at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business as well as UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. She serves on the Advisory Council of Stanford’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research, the educational partner of LeanIn.org.

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