Karie  Willyerd

Karie Willyerd

Karie Willyerd is the Workplace Futurist in the HR line of business for the SAP Cloud. Prior to that she was the cofounder and CEO of Jambok, a video social collaboration platform acquired by SuccessFactors in 2011 and now part of the SAP Jam platform. While Karie was the Chief Learning Officer for Sun Microsystems, she and her team won over 50 awards for learning excellence, including being named by ASTD as the #1 BEST in the world. She is the coauthor of the bestseller, The 2020 Workplace and has written dozens of articles, including a feature in Harvard Business Review on Mentoring Millennials. She blogs for Harvard Business and Forbes, and is an advisor to the business school at Colorado State University and the Center for Effective Organizations at USC. She serves on the board of City Year, Silicon Valley. Karie is co-author of the new book, Stretch: How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace (Wiley, Jan. 2016).