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Cali Williams Yost (TWEAK IT)
Works at Flex+Strategy Group/Work+Life Fit, Inc.
Attended Columbia Business School
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The last month has been full of exciting events and opportunities, but the real story is what they symbolize collectively: the work+life discussion has gone mainstream (where it belongs). 
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Day#1--Face the Modern Facts About Work and Life (Tweak It "Quick Tips" Video Series)
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Travel expert, writer, Matt Villano offers his best, simple, get-started tips to make you take at least one vacation this summer!  
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I share my thoughts on how everyone's work+life fit goals can get a fair hearing in the workplace in U.S. News. 
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Day #2--Make Your Everyday Choices Intentional (Tweak It "Quick Tip" Video Series) 
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Excited to host a FREE webinar "TWEAK IT: Harness Small Changes for Work-Life Harmony" on Tuesday, June 19th at 1 pm est, sponsored by Citrix! 
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Great advice from author and "distraction" expert Maggie Jackson about how to manage tech distraction and maintain all areas of attention--focus, awareness, executive function.  
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Flexible Work Strategy Expert / Work+Life "Fit" Advocate / Author / Speaker
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  • Flex+Strategy Group/Work+Life Fit, Inc.
    CEO and Founder, 1998 - present
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Flexible Work Strategy Expert / Work+Life "Fit" Advocate / Author / Speaker
Introduction

When the C-Suite wants to make flexible work part of its organization’s business strategy, they call Cali Williams Yost, CEO and Founder of the Flex+Strategy Group/Work+Life Fit,Inc. 

An internationally-recognized consultant, author and keynote speaker, Cali has spent more than fifteen years inspiring hundreds of organizations, such as BDO USA, Pearson, Novo Nordisk, and the United Nations, and tens of thousands of individuals to partner for award-winning flexible work success. 

Hailed by the New York Times as “one of the smartest” and “sophisticated thinkers,” Cali is a former Senior Research Associate at Families and Work Institute, commercial banker and an honors graduate of Columbia Business School. 

She is author of the critically acclaimed Work+Life:Finding the Fit That’s Right for You (Riverhead/Penguin Group, 2005), the first work+life “fit” (not, balance) handbook for individuals. Her new book, TWEAK IT: Make What Matters to You Happen Every Day (Center Street/Hachette) will be released in January, 2013.

Since 2007, Cali has contributed to Fast Company.com, and, every year since 2010, her Work+Life Fit® Blog has been voted one of the Top 100 Websites for Women by Forbes.com.

Her unique, often contrarian perspective on work and life in a modern, hectic world has been featured in numerous national media outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Newsweek, USA Today, NPR and Fox Business News. 

She lives in New Jersey with her husband and two children. Connect with Cali via email and on Twitter @caliyost.

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Named one of "14 Career Experts to Follow on Twitter" in Mashable.com; Work+Life Fit Blog Voted "Top 100 Websites for Women 2010-2012"
Education
  • Columbia Business School
    Management of Organizations, 1993 - 1995
  • Bucknell University
    Economics / English, 1983 - 1987