Kate Lister is a recognized thought leader on workplace and workforce topics including remote/hybrid work, the future of work, workplace strategy, post-pandemic workplace change, wellness and well-being, employee productivity and performance, and more.
As workplace strategy thought-leader, Kate has earned the respect of leading public and private sector professionals around the world
Global Workplace Analytics work is grounded in rigorous research. Its proprietary workplace research database includes over 6,000 case studies, academic papers, and news items on the who, what, when, where, why, and how of work.
Kate Lister is frequently quoted in a wide range of media, has testified before both state and federal congressional groups, is a sought-after speaker and partner for research projects, white papers. articles, and more.
Books by/with Kate Lister
Publisher, John Wiley & Sons
- Undress For Success—The Naked Truth About Making Money from Home
- The Directory of Venture Capital (two editions)
- Finding Money—The Small Business Guide to Financing
Kate has contributed chapters to:
- Work on the Move 2: The Business Case for Wellness & Well-Being (IFMA Foundation, 2016)
- Telework Across the World: U.S. Chapter (Edward Elgar Publishing, est. 2019)
Thought Leadership Research & White Papers
Global Workplace Analytics’ has collaborated on research, white papers with organizations including HOK, Haworth, Knoll, Cushman Wakefield, the International Labor Organization, Workplace Evolutionaries, The International Facilities Management Association, Dropbox, Citrix, Delos Living, OwlLabs, Work Design Magazine, SHRM, and others. Most can be downloaded for free on our white papers page.
Kate and Tom have written hundreds of articles on a wide range of topics for organizations including American Express, Entrepreneur magazine, the Wall Street Journal, the Journal of Banking, and many others.
A wide range of styles:
e-Learning Course Authors
Kate and Tom co-authored an online interactive course called “The Case for Change” to help executives, middle managers, and employees better understand and embrace the need for workplace change. It has been translated in a dozen languages and is being used by organizations across the globe including the U.S. General Services Administration, Deloitte, Zurich Financial, AT&T, and others.
Web Site Development
Tom has built, maintained, and populated more than dozen websites (including this one).
Speeches, Workshops, Webinars
Kate Lister has spoken at industry events for organizations and sponsors including Citrix, Verizon, SXSW, U.S. General Services Administration, U.S. Office of Personnel Management, HackingHR, SaaStr, Compucom, Saltmine, Government Grad School, Henry Stewart Talks, Commute.org, The Treasury Executive Institute, the Society for Human Resource Management, Dropbox, Corporate Real Estate for Executive Women, the Facilities Management Association, Association for Commuter Transportation, Greenbuild, CoreNet, WorldatWork, Verizon, Orange, and many others.
In addition, Kate has delivered private executive briefings and presentations for Okta, Bridgestone, DLA Piper, Sharp Healthcare, Sodexo, FDA, USDA, USAble, and many others.