Nebraska Authors

Marcus Buckingham

Born 1966 (ENGLAND)

British motivational speaker and author, Buckingham worked closely with Donald O. Clifton of Selection Research, Inc. in Lincoln, Nebraska before going on to create his own business and become a well-known author of motivational books.

Places Lived

New York, NY
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Business; Managers; Gallup Organization


Degrees in Social and Political Science, 1987, Pembroke College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, ENGLAND


Workplace Consultant, Selection Research Inc. and Gallup
Business Owner
Motivational Speaker

Places Worked

Selection Research Incorporated, Lincoln, NE
Gallup Organization, Senior Vice President and Consultant
The Marcus Buckingham Company


Gallup Organization


First, Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently. with Curt Coffman, 1999.
Now, Discover Your Strengths. with Donald Clifton, 2001.
The One Thing You Need to Know: About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success. 2005.
Go Put Your Strengths to Work: 6 Powerful Steps to Achieve Outstanding Performance. 2007.
The Truth About You. 2008.
Find Your Strongest Life : What the Happiest and Most Successful Women do Differently. 2009.
Stand Out. 2011.
Standout 2.0 : Assess Your Strengths, Find Your Edge, Win at Work. 2015.

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