Innovation Expert Erica Dhawan Announced as Staffing World 2024 Keynote Speaker

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Largest U.S. Gathering of Staffing Professionals Takes Place Oct. 22-24 in Nashville

The American Staffing Association is excited to announce that Erica Dhawan, an internationally recognized authority on 21st-century innovation, collaboration, and teamwork, will be a keynote speaker at the 2024 Staffing World convention and expo.

This premier event for staffing professionals will take place Oct. 22–24 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN.

Dhawan, celebrated by Thinkers50 as the “Oprah of management thinkers,” has worked with top global brands such as Cisco, Coca-Cola, Nike, Chase, FedEx, and Mercedes-Benz. She is also the author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller Get Big Things Done: The Power of Connectional Intelligence.

At Staffing World, Dhawan will deliver a transformative keynote session on innovative leadership, effective communication with diverse audiences, and practical strategies for boosting organizational efficiency.

“Erica Dhawan’s unique insights on connectional intelligence and leadership strategies will help anyone looking to drive success in their organization,” says Richard Wahlquist, chief executive officer of the American Staffing Association. “Erica’s keynote will include innovative strategies to unlock the collective power of teams, build a culture of trust across any distance, and create authentic engagement to drive exponential growth.”

Key highlights of Dhawan’s keynote session:

  • Innovative ways to lead, inspire, and communicate through uncertainty
  • Practical strategies to enhance service speed and quality
  • Techniques for increasing subject matter expertise and information sharing
  • Methods to reduce organizational dysfunction and delays

The 2024 Staffing World convention and expo will also feature keynote speaker Peter Diamandis, founder and executive chair of  the XPRIZE Foundation, making this event an unparalleled opportunity for staffing professionals to gain cutting-edge insights and network with industry leaders.

Registration for Staffing World 2024 is now open. Don’t miss the chance to be part of the largest gathering of staffing professionals in the U.S. and learn from experts like Dhawan and Diamandis. Visit to register and for more information.

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About the American Staffing Association
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