Dr. Anna Tavis, Ph.D. is the academic director at Columbia University and founder at Global Plus Lab. an advisory firm working with companies on strategic HR transformation initiatives. Dr. Tavis is on the Faculty at NYU and is an Executive Director and Lead Professor at Latin American Business School. She leads Innovation Radar Network with the Executive Networks and is an Academic advisor to Imperative, a human capital start up that focuses on promoting purpose at work. Dr. Tavis has had an extensive global career in business, academia and consulting and is the former executive editor of People + Strategy Journal, a quarterly publication of HR People + Strategy.