Marshall Goldsmith


Dr. Marshall Goldsmith is a world authority in helping successful leaders get even better – by achieving positive, lasting change in behavior: for themselves, their people and their teams.

Marshall Goldsmith is the best-selling author of over two dozen books including: What Got You Here Won’t Get You There In Sales, MOJO – a New York Times and Wall Street Journal top ten best-seller, and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There, a New York Times best-seller, Wall Street Journal #1 business book and winner of the Harold Longman award for “Best Business Book of the Year.” It has been translated into 23 languages and is a listed best seller in six different countries.

Marshall Goldsmith helps to improve as a leader and provides the tools and dynamics to turn a well-functioning management team into a high-performance team, where all the members have improved individually, and considerably added to team performance.

At the prestigious 2011 Thinkers50 Conference (sponsored by Harvard Business Review) in London, Marshall Goldsmith was recognized as the “Most Influential Leadership Thinker in the World.” Along with being named the “#1 Leadership Thinker,” Marshall was listed as the “#7 Greatest Business Thinker in the World.”

Dr. Goldsmith’s Ph.D. is from UCLA. He teaches Executive Education at Dartmouth’s Tuck School and frequently speaks at leading business schools. Marshall Goldsmith is a Fellow in the National Academy of Human Resources (America’s top HR honor) and his work has been recognized by almost every professional organization in his field. In 2006 Alliant International University honored Dr. Goldsmith by naming their schools of business and organizational studies – the Marshall Goldsmith School of Management.

Marshall Goldsmith is one of a select few advisors who have been asked to work with over 100 major CEOs and their management teams. He also served as a member of the Board of the Peter Drucker Foundation for ten years. Marshall Goldsmith has been a volunteer teacher for US Army Generals, Navy Admirals, Girl Scout executives, International and American Red Cross leaders – where he was a National Volunteer of the Year.

The American Management Association named Marshall Goldsmith as one of “50 great thinkers and leaders who have influenced the field of management over the past 80 years.” Major business press acknowledgments include: BusinessWeek – “Most influential practitioners in the history of leadership development”, The Times (UK) – “50 greatest living business thinkers”, Wall Street Journal – “Top ten executive educators”, Forbes – “Five most-respected executive coaches”, Leadership Excellence – “Top five thinkers on leadership”, Economic Times (India) – “Five Rajgurus of America”, Economist (UK) – “Most credible executive advisors in the new era of business” and Fast Company – “America’s preeminent executive coach.”