Karen Lachtanski

Karen Lachtanski

Guest Writer
Global Corporate Communications Director

About Karen Lachtanski

Karen Lachtanski is a PR and marketing professional who provides tech companies guidance and results in the area of public relations, media relations, analyst relations, content marketing and internal communications. Currently she is a remote worker for Y Soft.

More From Karen Lachtanski

Technology

Our Fixation on STEM Is Leaving a Lot of Real World Problems Unaddressed

Why is it easier to hire a programmer than a plumber? And why are techies paid so much when their kids' teachers are paid so little?
Innovation Now

Automation Is Expected to Create Jobs but Only You Can Make Sure You Get One

Prepare now to join the digital workforce before the arrival of the robotic overlords.
Remote Workforce

The Secret to Retaining Productive Remote Workers Is Remembering They Are People

Employers must embrace remote workers by understanding their needs.
Remote Workers

5 Ways to Work Remotely Without Being Overlooked

Use the phone and take every opportunity you get to meet in person.
Workplace trends

Top Workplace Issues for 2018 and How to Overcome Them

Workplace transformation affects how we work and impacts employees of all ages.
Remote Workers

7 Tips for How to Stay Healthy and Sane as a Freelance, Remote Worker

Collaboration tools and a home office that (faintly) resembles a corporate one are important parts of the mix.
Communications

How to Bridge the Communications Gender Gap -- From Both Sides

When differences crop up between newbies and workplace vets, this can lead to a disconnect in the office. Here's how to gracefully resolve them.
Email

Beware the Promise to 'Fix' Email

The complaints have intensified. But check out these solutions for the omnipresent and still enduring form of electronic communication.
Email

It's All About Nuance. How to Convey and Discern Email Tone.

Emotional cues are hard to express via digital communication. What's a modern-day communicator to do?
Innovation Now

Match the Right Communication Type to the Occasion

Select the correct method by weighing the task at hand, the recipient, a message's urgency and the potential risk of a misunderstanding.
Innovation Now

Unleash the Full Power of the Email Auto-Reply

Tap this shortcut's messaging potential. In concise prose, you can convey a lot about why people choose to do business with you.
Innovation Now

Achieve a Leaner Inbox With These 3 Fit Tips

Shed those extra email 'pounds' using the advice of two productivity experts.