Lynda Gratton is Professor of Management Practice at London Business School and is the founder of the Hot Spots Movement. She has written six books and numerous academic articles and is considered one of the world's authorities on people in organisations.
She has been ranked by The Times as one of the top 20 Business Thinkers in the world today and by The Financial Times selected her as the business thinker most likely to make a real difference over the next decade. She was also in the top two of the Human Resources Magazine's "HR Top 100: Most Influential" poll and actively advises companies across the world.
In November 2010 in New York, Lynda was elected a fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources.
`A compendium of modern management and social science theories ... the novelty of Gratton's book is her synthesis of so many contemporary ideas about the changes to our working lives' Financial Times, Book of the Year
`Uses historical context brilliantly to put the megatrends ... into perspective ... simply brilliant. Inspirational and provocative' HR Magazine
`Sensible, informative and wise' Eastern Daily Press
`This book helped me think about the future from a people perspective as no other book has' People Management