Lynda Gratton


London Business School professor and expert on the future of work

Lynda Gratton is a Professor of Management Practice at London Business School where she directs ‘Human Resource Strategy in Transforming Companies’ – considered the world’s leading program on human resources. Over the last 20 years she has helped companies all over the world to prepare for the future of work, while writing extensively about the interface between people and organisations. Among her eight books are Living Strategy, The Shift, and most recently The 100-Year Life: Living and Working in an Age of Longevity.

Since 2008 Gratton has led the Future of Work Research Consortium, the longest running and most advanced membership group anticipating how work is changing and what organisations must do differently to thrive in the years ahead. She is a Fellow of the World Economic Forum (WEF) and has chaired the WEF Council of Leadership. In 2017, Gratton became an Advisor for GoogleOrg’s initiative to help people prepare for the changing nature of work.

Leading organizational change

  • How leaders successfully generate organizational change and learning in fast-paced and challenging environments
  • Dawn of The 100-year Life: What this means for selection and development and for mentoring and coaching
  • A strategic look at the latest advances in research on collaboration: How to increase, recognize, and reward complex collaboration
  • The impact of a changing world on the future of work: Learning about the skills and behaviors you need to remain competitive