Tessa G. Misiaszek, PhD, MPH is an instructor with Harvard Professional Development Programs, and a Professor at Hult International Business School. Dr. Misiaszek completed her PhD at Simmons University in Boston and has taught with the Simmons School of Business since 2011. She also holds a Master of Public Health and a Bachelor of Science degree in Resource Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Dr. Misiaszek brings extensive experience developing human capital strategies to improve business communications. Dr. Misiaszek previously served as CEO of Empathetics, Inc. – a company that developed empathic communications training for healthcare professionals, as well as a Principal Consultant with Korn Ferry International Company. Dr. Misiaszek is co-founder of the Happy At Work Podcast and co-authored a book with Matt Johnson, PhD titled Branding that Means Business (Economist Books, Fall 2022).