Marcus Buckingham

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Marcus Buckingham

Best Selling Author, Global Researcher, & Strength Revolutionist


Marcus Buckingham is the world’s most prominent researcher on strengths, leadership and high
performance at work. After spending two decades studying excellence at the Gallup Organization
and co-creating the StrengthsFinder tool, he built his own software company focused on helping
team leaders excel. Today he leads the ADP Research Institute’s global studies into people and
performance at work. He 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. His latest book, Love +
Work, reveals the capacity of love to pinpoint a person’s true power, and shows how to turn this
power into contribution, in life and in work.