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Our Authors
Gunjan Bagla

Gunjan Bagla is the founder and principal of Amritt Ventures in Los Angeles, which advises major Western companies on doing business in India and China. He received his undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology and his MBA from Southern Illinois University. Bagla speaks frequently on the topic of global sourcing and marketing.
Duncan Bannatyne

Duncan Bannatyne is the former stoker in the Navy who built up his own business empire and is now worth £320 million and is a star of the TV series Dragons' Den. His first book, Anyone Can Do It, was a Sunday Times bestseller in hardback and paperback.
Duncan Bannatyne

Duncan is one of Britian's most recognisable entrepreneurs, as well as being a philanthropist and best-selling author. His business interests include health clubs, hotels, media, TV, stage schools, property and transport. Duncan is a UNICEF ambassador and has an OBE for his charity work. According to The Sunday Times Rich List 2011, Duncan is worth an estimated £430 million.
Barry Barnes

Barry Barnes is a professor at Nova Southeastern University in Florida
Harry Beckwith

Harry Beckworth is the founder of Beckwith Advertising and Marketing and a frequent guest lecturer for many national corporations including ABC and BellSouth Corporation. He is joined on this book by his wife Christine who is a professional speaker and experienced sales rep.
Harry Beckwith

Harry Beckworth is the founder of Beckwith Advertising and Marketing and a frequent guest lecturer for many national corporations including ABC and BellSouth Corporation. He is joined on this book by his wife Christine who is a professional speaker and experienced sales rep.
Jordan Belfort

Jordan Belfort was born in Queens, New York. He hustled ices to put himself through college, showing early entrepreneurial flair. His first business sent him bankrupt at twenty-four so he went down to Wall St with $100 in his pocket and ended up building one of the largest brokerages in America - the now infamous Stratton Oakmont. A hard partying lifestyle ended in crash and burn. Ultimately indicted by the federal government, Belfort served twenty-two months in prison, and time in rehab. He's now a highly successful motivational speaker.His story has been made into a Golden Globe-winning and Academy Award-nominated film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese.He is currently living in Los Angeles.
Shlomo Benartzi

SHLOMO BENARTZI is a professor and co-chair of the Behavioral Decision-Making Group at UCLA's Anderson School of Management. He is the author of Save More Tomorrow and Thinking Smarter and has extensive experience applying behavioural economic insights in the real world, having increased the saving rates of millions of Americans through his work with Richard Thaler (author of Nudge) on Save More Tomorrow, and has advised many government agencies and businesses.
Jeff Benedict

Jeff Benedict is considered one of America's top investigative journalists. His interests and books have ranged from exposes on the NFL and the NBA to massive corruption with Indian-owned casinos in Connecticut. His work has been published in the New York and LA Times
Robert L. Bloch

Robert L. Bloch is the program officer of the H&R Block Foundation, and treasurer and director of the Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation. His father, Henry Bloch, co-founded H&R Block in 1955. Bloch lives in Kansas, United States.
Nicholas Boothman

Nicholas Boothman is a licensed Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming. He lectures and conducts seminars throughout North American and Europe.
Tim Bouquet

Tim Bouquet is a journalist, writer, editor, broadcaster and traveller. He contributes to leading titles including the Telegraph Magazine and The Times Magazine. Byron Ousey was at the heart of the Mittal v. Arcelor battle, advising the government of Luxembourg, where Arcelor was based.
William Bridges

William Bridges, PhD, was an internationally known speaker, consultant, and the author of ten books. He was known for his expertise in the "human side" of organizational change and made his career guiding individuals and organizations through transition. The professional seminars that he launched in 1988 now have certified thousands of managers, trainers, and consultants to conduct Transition Management programs worldwide.
Nolan Bushnell

Nolan Bushnell is a technology pioneer, entrepreneur and engineer. Often cited as the father of the video-game industry, he is best known as the founder of Atari Corporation.
Jock Busuttil

Jock Busuttil is a product consultant, speaker and writer. He has spent more than a decade working as a product manager for technology companies ranging in size from startups to multinationals, including Zeus Technology, Iron Mountain and Experian. In 2012, He founded Product People (productpeo.pl), a product management consultancy. Jock routinely instructs classes at General Assembly on product management, and mentors startups, entrepreneurs and product professionals. He holds a MA in classics from the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, is the author of the blog I Manage Products (imanageproducts.co.uk) and regularly contributes articles to mindtheproduct.com.
Lindsey Byrne

Lindsey Byrne is a qualified management accountant (ACMA) with more than 20 years post qualification experience in finance, commercial and strategy roles in a wide range of industries. She's also a successful business trainer who provides a range of coaching services on all aspects of finance.
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