Kristen Hadeed imagines a world in which all organizations have cultures that empower people to keep climbing toward the best version of themselves everyday. As the young leader of Student Maid, a successful cleaning company that hires only students, Kristen has fostered a unique perspective on leadership, organizational culture and engaging the next generation. Her optimistic, energetic and insightful keynotes and workshops unleash potential in others to exceed their wildest expectations. She is an expert in developing and teaching practical, ready-made tools that inspire people to take action. Over the last seven years, Kristen has challenged the millennial status quo. From her first leadership disaster, which resulted in three-quarters of her workforce quitting on the spot, to handing over day-to-day operations to a leadership team comprised of millennials, Kristen has learned what it takes to create a work environment that brings out the best in people. Student Maid, has grown into a company that has employed hundreds of people and is known for its industry-leading retention rate and its culture of trust, accountability and empowerment. Many of the hundreds of students who have worked with Student Maid have gone on to run their own businesses and receive highly sought-after positions in companies around the world. Today, Kristen helps organizations across the world make a lasting, meaningful impact on people by creating environments in which they thrive. She has worked with organizations in a variety of industries including healthcare, education, retail, real estate, non-profit, hospitality, aviation and consumer products. Kristen and Student Maid have been featured in news outlets including PBS, FOX and Forbes. Her first TED Talk has received more than two million hits on YouTube.