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Best-selling author and global researcher Marcus Buckingham, is widely recognized as the leading expert on Talent at work. A renowned thought leader on unlocking strengths, increasing performance and pioneering the future of how people work, Marcus addresses over 300,000 people around the globe each year - captivating audiences with insights, research, and humor that inspire people (and often entire organizations) to build stronger teams and create happier workplaces.

For an industry grappling with finding, hiring, and retaining employees, Marcus’s demonstrates that a strengths-based, data-driven approach is the answer to these prevalent issues. He will powerfully demonstrate the correlation between strengths-driven, engaged employees and turnover rates, profits, and productivity. Watch as he challenges the entrenched preconceptions about achievement, and gets to the core of what really drives success.

As Co-Head of the ADP Research Institute® following ADP’s acquisition of The Marcus Buckingham Company®, he extends his vision and research on what makes people, teams, leaders and businesses perform best. He translates his discoveries into compelling stories, methodologies, and innovative solutions that largely define the future of talent in the workplace.