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Marcus Buckingham
at Bestselling Author, Global Researcher, Founder of the Strengths Revolution


Marcus is the author of two of the best-selling business books of all time, has two of Harvard Business Review’s most circulated, industry changing cover articles, and has been the subject of in-depth profiles in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, Fortune, Fast Company, The Today Show, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. 

After spending two decades studying excellence at the Gallup Organization, and co-creating the Strengthsfinder tool, he built his own company that began as a Coaching + Education firm, and quickly turned into a Human Capital Management Tech company of which he was the CEO. He is known as the world’s most prominent researcher on strengths and leadership at work, and today leads all People + Performance Research as Co-Head of the ADP Research Institute. 

He is the author of nine books, two of which remain in the top business books of all time: First Break All the Rules, and Now Discover Your Strengths. His latest release—Nine Lies About Work: A Freethinking Leader’s Guide to the Real World—takes an in-depth look at the lies that pervade our workplaces and the core truths that will help us change it for the better.

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