Together we will create a SMART Workplace!

We are current thought leaders who research, coach, facilitate, and consult with clients purposefully leveraging the 21st century digital workplace that makes available a global, distributed workforce. We work across the organization to introduce cultural and operational changes needed to become a high-performance, flexible, mobile workplace.

Our philosophy is to help you identify and learn the right skills, instead of forcing people through an inflexible process. We start where you are and work with training and performance management processes already in place when we can. Our approach builds collective action for shared success.

Meet Our Team

Trina Hoefling
Tranformational Change Agent

Organization development and transformational change consultant, graduate school professor and master teacher, strategic facilitator, leadership coach and virtual team collaboration expert. Author of Working Virtually: Managing People and Organizations for Virtual Success, 2nd Edition release Fall 2016, Chapter author, The Hand book of High Performance Virtual Teams, “The Three-Fold Path: Building Trust in a Virtual Team” and many published business articles. Trina is a virtual team and leadership expert, course developer, and online learning engagement facilitator.

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Kathy Kacher
Workforce Solutions Expert

President of Career/Life Alliance Services with over twenty-five years consulting on workforce transformation. Co-author of the National Workplace Flexibility Study, author of several articles and frequently requested speaker. Works with organizations to close the gap between strategy and execution, work effectively in a matrix organization and lead and collaborate in a virtual environment. Kathy is an organizational expert, content developer and workshop facilitator.

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Charlie Grantham
Futurist and Author

Army vet, college professor, corporate futurist and trusted source of knowledge. Besides the PhD, authored seven books related to the future of work, in demand on the speaker circuit and award winning author of several technical articles. At The Smart Workplace Charlie is a curator all things related to Self Leadership and organization assessment.

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