And MANY MORE to be announced!
Shawn Boyer is the Founder and CEO of goHappy! Prior to goHappy, Shawn founded and was CEO of Snagajob, the nation’s largest marketplace for hourly workers and employers, from 2000-13 and then Chairman of the Board through 2015. Shawn directed Snagajob’s rapid growth from an idea to a marketplace that now has over 80 million members and over 500,000 employer locations. Snagajob was named to Fortune Magazine’s Great Place to Work® Best Small & Medium Workplaces list for eight straight years (including five Top-10 finishes and a #1 ranking in 2011) and was a Deloitte Technology Fast 500 company for five consecutive years. In 2008, he was named the National Small Business Person of the Year and received public recognition from President George W. Bush.
Chester Elton has spent two decades helping some of the world’s most successful businesses engage their employees to execute on strategy, vision, and values. He has been called the “apostle of appreciation” by Canada’s Globe andMail, “creative and refreshing‚” by the New York Times, and a “must read for modern managers” by CNN. Elton is co-author of multiple award-winning New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling leadership books including All In, The Carrot Principle, The Best Team Wins, and Anxiety at Work. His books have been translated in more than 30 languages and have sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide. Elton is often quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Fast Company and the New York Times. He has appeared on NBC’s Today, CNN, ABC, MSNBC, National Public Radio and CBS’s 60Minutes.
Dave is an HR management professional with over 20 years of experience in recruitment, HR, employment branding/marketing, and team leadership with global, corporate and educational organizations. From opening a new campus of Johnson & Wales University, to building a national recruiting team at Chipotle, helping CAVA scale from 125 employees to over 8000, and now helping Organic Krush with their east coast expansion, Dave recognizes the value of partnering with senior leadership to create a thriving people culture and sense of community with a clear vision consistent with corporate goals and brand strategies.
Engaging your frontline is more critical than ever. The goHappy Summit is THE invite-only destination event to help you elevate your frontline!
Gone are the days of break room pinned notes. And while daily huddles are great, the majority of the other shifts misses out on the message. Join us to learn from industry experts, and your peers, on how and what kind of communication frontline workers want from their employers.
Satisfied and engaged employees can boost company profits by 21%. Since frontline staff are the people who interact with customers, investing in their well-being leads to better customer service and happier customers. Join us to learn how you can implement strategies to ensure your staff is engaged which directly correlates to less callouts and and lower turnover.
Frontlines workers essentially kept the world turning during the pandemic — think retail & restaurant staff, healthcare and hospitality workers, and manufacturing. And now, what frontline workers crave more than anything is a consistent connection to the rest of the company, a focus on well-being, and improved culture. Learn from industry experts how you can maintain your culture while still scaling your business.
Does engagement correlate to turnover? Is it a leading indicator of a risk of churn? Can you effectively measure the impact engagement has on your bottom line? Let us help you uncover those metrics and more. Data science around engagement isn't a myth, it's a reality you'll learn more about at the Summit!
Kingsmill Resort is the perfect location to not only engage and learn, but it also gives you the ability to unplug and recharge. Kingsmill offers an unparalleled range of accommodations, a stunning James River setting, two must-play championship golf courses and a boundless range of recreational activities and leisure pursuits—including tennis—right on the grounds, Kingsmill is a relaxing, fun, and memorable luxury waterfront escape. Join us for a incredible & epic experience!
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