During this conversation, Tamar discusses how to create and implement an overall learning strategy for your company, how the pandemic will impact education and training in the future, and the common traits of successful organizations.
Tamar Elkeles, Ph.D. is an experienced Chief Learning Officer, Chief Human Resources Officer, and thought leader in the Talent, Learning, Organization Development, and Human Capital field. She is a seasoned wireless technology executive with extensive knowledge of the high tech industry and has had unique experiences with entrepreneurs and high tech executives in both start-ups and large enterprises. She has managed global growth and led international teams, and has an extensive background in implementing best-in-class practices for technology companies.
Tamar is currently Chief Human Resources Officer at XCOM Labs, a wireless technology company propelling the next mobile revolution and has been featured in numerous publications including CLO Magazine, Training Magazine, T&D Magazine, Fast Company, and HR Executive Magazine, for her leadership and contributions to the profession. She is the author of 4 books: "Forward Focused Learning: Inside Award Winning Organizations," “The Chief Learning Officer,” "Measuring the Success of Learning Through Technology," and "The Chief Talent Officer." She was named Chief Learning Officer of the Year in 2010 and in 2015. Under her leadership, Qualcomm was named Learning & Development Organization of the Year.