Session: Leveraging Power Skills in The New Hybrid World
The shift to hybrid work meant that the workforce is now more geographically distributed and organizations need to adapt to support the emerging challenges in employee retention and development; and upskilling and reskilling have taken a sense of urgency. Power skills go far beyond the impact of the individual – they are central to defining the organizational culture. This talk is about how technology helps organizations to identify power skills and how an individual’s power skills contribute not just to the success of the individual, but to the success of the organization.
- What are power skills and how to identify them
- Power skills and organizational culture
- Key indicators on how to measure power skills
- Actionable results based on data
Raluca Apostol is co-founder and Chief Product Officer at Nestor, a Y Combinator backed startup. With a Ph.D in machine learning, she leads the research and product development at Nestor. She deeply cares about customer success and makes sure that every employee using the product is becoming better every day. Raluca has over eight years of experience in team management and people development and ten years of experience in the software industry, enterprise software consultancy and her research work was referenced by Intel Corporation and LG Electronics. She is Y Combinator Alumni and, in the past, she co-founded the 'Girls Who Code' Iasi community in Romania.