Meet Anna Papalia

Founder & CEO of Shift, HR on Retainer

Creator of Shift Profile, a revolutionary interview style assessment that

teaches hiring managers and job seekers to interview better. 

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Recognized by the very best

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See Anna in action

"Inspirational and engaging."

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CEO, Keynote & Consultant

 

A personal development keynote speaker. Her inspiring talks teach empowerment and confidence through actionable tips and stories from her career on both sides of the interview table. Her thought leadership is sought after, she has personally taught over 5,000 clients and conducted hundreds of corporate training sessions.

Upcoming events

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Philly SHRM Symposium

Anna will be speaking on the Pre-Conference Panel at the Philly SHRM Symposium on March 30th.

Temple University

January 16-29 Anna Papalia will be teaching Juniors and Seniors how to interview using the Shift Profile. This is a closed event.

Some previous talks and suggested topics

Format & topics

From keynote speeches, breakout session and customized training Anna Papalia will motivate, inform and engage an audience.

Interviewing

Anna specializes in teaching clients to interview better. 

Self-Development

Inspirational keynotes and workshops. 

How to tell your story

Inspirational keynotes and workshops. 

Professional Development

Inspirational keynotes and workshops. 

Some previous talks and suggested topics

Personal Brand, how do others see me?

Position Yourself for Success

 

 

Interview Skills 101

What to do and What NOT to do as a Summer Intern

 

 

5 Keys of Success

10 Rules to Survive Working in a Cubicle

 

 

"A passionate thought leader."

Anna talks with Marty Moss Coane on Radio Times about Breaking Bad Habits

What the audience has to say

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Jen Kegerise

Head of Univeristy Recruiting & Talent Pipeline Programs, Lincoln Financial

"Anna is an indispensable professional development subject matter expert for talent at Lincoln Finacial Group. Her workshops on "How to survive working in a cubicle," How to self-promote" and "10 Ways to Position yourself for success" are APPLICABLE, ACTIONABLE & ENGAGING. Workshop participants give her top ranking among speakers and line up to ask her questions after every session."

Featured Articles

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