Marcus Buckingham's books have sold more than four million copies. His training and development firm, TMBC (TMBC.com), helps managers and organizations access the untapped potential of their people's strengths. Prior to launching TMBC, he spent nearly two decades at the Gallup Organization. He has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Fortune, and Fast Company and has worked with companies such as Facebook, Kohl's, Hilton, Microsoft, Chick-fil-A, and The Walt Disney Company. Dr. Courtney McCashland partnered with Marcus Buckingham to design, develop, and validate the original StandOut strengths assessment. She currently serves as CEO of Strengths Research, LLC.
2016 Axiom Business Book Gold Award in CAREER "If you loved the original StandOut, you owe it to yourself to read StandOut 2.0, Buckingham's update to the first, bestselling edition that critics called 'revolutionary.'" -- TD magazine (Association for Talent Development) "...a good read." -- Supply Management magazine