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Amy Langer discusses founding Salo and the evolution of hybrid work on the By All Means podcast

Amy LangerSalo’s co-founder and co-owner, Amy Langer, talks about her career, Salo’s beginnings, and the future of hybrid work in a new episode of the By All Means podcast.

Throughout the podcast, Amy talks about the principles she and John Folkestad (Salo’s other co-founder and co-owner) established when they founded Salo, including:

  • Giving professionals flexible career options (long before hybrid work was a trend)
  • Prioritizing relationships before transactions (even if it meant losing a deal)
  • Focusing on the employee’s needs

She also talks about the future of hybrid and flexible work and why it’s important.

Listen to the episode.

About the podcast

The By All Means podcast is produced by Twin Cities Business Monthly. It tells the stories behind beloved Minnesota brands.

About Salo

Salo creates meaningful experiences for our clients and consultants throughout the United States. When we connect an expert in finance, accounting, or HR with an organization, we propel both forward. Together they realize bold ideas, tackle tough challenges, and make an impact—leading to successful business outcomes and fulfilling careers. Our team has received numerous national awards and recognition for culture and leadership.

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Salo is now part of Korn Ferry

Salo connects senior finance, accounting, and HR professionals with organizations that need their expertise. Joining Korn Ferry’s Interim Executive & Professional practice enables us to continue our twofold, people-focused approach: connecting people with meaningful careers where they can make a positive impact and offering innovative and customized business solutions for clients looking to tackle big challenges. Together with Korn Ferry, we are committed to putting people first, to build a world that works better together.

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Explore meaningful careers

Salo specializes in connecting finance, accounting, and HR experts with meaningful work. We know that being empowered to pursue work that matters means endless career possibilities. Therefore, we find roles tailored to your interests and goals, whether you want to advance your career, mentor and lead teams, innovate and collaborate with new partners, or work with clients of all sizes across industries. Find out how we can be your career partners.

Looking for a meaningful career? Learn more here.

Solve business needs

Combining Korn Ferry’s global reach with Salo’s customized client approach means we’re able to deliver world-class service to organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Because our people have functional backgrounds in finance, accounting, and HR, we have a holistic understanding of your business needs and challenges. Our pool of executive and professional talent is uniquely motivated to do the best work they can. No matter your business talent need, we are your trusted partner.

Looking for interim talent? Learn more here.