Category Archives for Biographies

Mark Twain, Author of the “Great American Novel”

One of the most prolific and beloved authors of all time, Mark Twain was an astute observer of the world around him with an uncanny ability to make light of even some of the darkest realities. Born Samuel

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Ken Blanchard, Co-author of the One Minute Manager

Management expert, acclaimed American author, and founder of The Ken Blanchard Companies, Ken Blanchard has written and co-authored more than 30 books including the international bestseller The One Minute

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Seth Godin, Thought Leader and Best Selling Author

Acclaimed speaker, blogger, and author of 18 books, many of which have been international bestsellers, Seth Godin is a globally recognized thought leader on multiple topics and the founder of both Yoyodyne

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Daniel Pink, Best Selling Author of Drive

Author of five books and host of the National Geographic Channel Program Crowd Control, Daniel Pink is an American entrepreneur and TV personality. Born in raised in a suburb of Columbus, Ohio, Pink would

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Simon Sinek, Author of “Start with Why”

Designer of the powerful concepts “The Golden Circle” and “Start with Why,” Simon Sinek rose to fame with his TEDx Talk titled “How Great Leaders Inspire Action,” which has become the third

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Andrew Carnegie and His “Gospel of Wealth”

Renowned leader of the steel expansion of the 19th century, philanthropist, and businessman, Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist with an inspirational rags to riches tale. Born in Scotland

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Stephen Covey, Author of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Stephen Covey was an esteemed author, respected professor, and founder of the Covey Leadership Center (now FranklinCovey) most well known for his international bestseller, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective

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Albert Einstein on Perspectives

A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. Common sense is the collection

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Jim Rohn, America’s Foremost Business Philosopher

Considered by many to be America’s foremost business philosopher, Jim Rohn was an American entrepreneur, author, and motivational speaker whose “rags to riches” tale inspired thousands. Born in Yakima,

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Colin Powell: Key Quotes from the 65th U.S. Secretary of State

Esteemed statesman and retired four-star general, Colin Powell was the first African American to serve as U.S. Secretary of State. Powell was born in Harlem, NY in 1935 to Jamaican Immigrant parents. He

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