Shortlisted for the Thinkers50 2019 Talent Award and adjunct professor at the Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria, in Canada, Dan Pontefract is the author of The Purpose Effect: Building Meaning Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization (2016); and Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization (2013). He has presented at multiple TED events and writes for Forbes, the Harvard Business Review and the Huffington Post.
He is chief envisioning officer at the Canadian telecommunications company TELUS, where he advises leaders and organizations on the future of work, including employee engagement, leadership development, collaborative behaviours, organizational purpose, digital transformation and corporate culture. His third book is called Open to Think (Figure.1 Publishing).
More: danpontefract.com; @dpontefract