Meet your facilitator
Sarah L. Sladek is the founder and CEO of XYZ University, one of the first generation-focused companies. Sladek specializes in helping organizations stay relevant to, and engage the participation of, Generations X, Y and Z. She is the author of four books, including Knowing Y: Engage the Next Generation Now (2014), which offers advice on how to engage Generation Y and delves into the economic shifts that have impacted their value systems and differentiated their communication, buying and engagement behaviors.
Sladek is a sought-after keynote speaker and consultant, advising industry leaders worldwide on talent initiatives. Her expertise has been prominently featured in international media, including Forbes, Fast Company and National Public Radio. Sladek founded RockStars@Work Conference, the first business conference addressing the talent gap, drawing companies such as DreamWorks Animation, Fortune, Best Buy and Cargill.