Are you curious about how employers successfully implement work flexibility? Or are you a job-seeker looking for a career with an employer that understands the value of flex?

On October 30, we hosted a webinar with panelists from flexible companies AppenConvergysPGi, and FlexJobs to learn about how they embrace flex as well as the range of available flexible positions on the job market today.

Watch the complete webinar below, and please share widely!

About Rebecca Martin, Convergys

Rebecca Martin is Sourcing Lead for Convergys‘ Talent Acquisition Team, specializing in sourcing home agents, veterans, and military spouses, as well as brick and mortar locations.  Convergys is a global leader in Customer Management, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Convergys cares for their clients’ customers through traditional call centers and home-based customer service agents.

About Ric Mercuri, Appen

Ric Mercuri is Vice President of Appen‘s Global Human Resources. He received his PhD in Business Administration, Management, and Operations from Kennedy Western University, and he completed his undergraduate education at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Ric leads Appen’s worldwide human resources and recruiting team, and also works to promote Appen’s corporate and work-from-home part-time opportunities.

About Kristin Thomas, FlexJobs

Kristin Thomas is a passionate Flex Work Champion with more than 20 years of diverse experience in human resources. She has spent most of her career focused on talent acquisition and talent management for a wide variety of industries, including Insurance, Software, Dot Com, Hardware, Financial Services, Hospitality, and Nuclear Power. Kristin is also a leader in her community. She founded an organization to improve local parks and playgrounds, and recently started the Malvern Community Arts Project, which has already created three community-funded murals in her small town. As a former Silicon Valley commuter, a mother of four, a community volunteer, and a breast cancer survivor, Kristin has a deep appreciation for flexible work, and is proud to be working as the Director of Employer Outreach for FlexJobs—a company that is centered on the value of such opportunities for both job seekers and employers.

About Blakely Thomas-Aguilar, PGi

Blakely Thomas-Aguilar is a work-life juggler with three (not-so) little ones, a Sci-Fi/Fantasy book-aholic, and PR & Social Media Manager for PGi, the world’s largest provider of collaboration software and services.

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