Inspiring insight from the world's top coach...Goldsmith left me tingling from the journey of reflection I'd been taken on. ― Bruce Daisley, author of The Joy of Work
My life changed for the better when I started working with Marshall Goldsmith. Since then, all of my significant decisions have been influenced by his wisdom, compassion, and commitment. In his 100 Coaches community, we all encourage each other to move toward fulfilment and away from regret. As you read this wonderful book, The Earned Life, try to hear Marshall's voice. Know you can face the challenges ahead and start anew. I hear this soundtrack every day as I go out, with humility and passion, to earn my life once again. ― Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, 2012-2019
The essence of Marshall Goldsmith's coaching is in his dedication to his purpose, which is to help each and every one of his clients, including me, find happiness and fulfillment - and to be even better for themselves and the people they lead. And now, he's broadening the scope beyond his clients to everyone who reads this book. What a gift from him to us - to help us become the people that we want to be and to live a fulfilled life with no regrets. Thank you, Marshall - The Earned Life rocks! ― Alan Mulally, former CEO, Ford
Through his wonderful coaching and friendship, Marshall has no doubt helped me to become both a better leader and a happier person. Perhaps the most profound impact he has had on me is helping me to learn to embrace feedback - to learn how I am seen, then practice feedforward - to make positive change. In The Earned Life, the world's most admired coach shares some of his most valuable and impactful insights into creating a happy and fulfilling life. ― Hubert Joly, former CEO, Best Bay
The Earned Life is a great addition to Marshall's body of work. The advice in this book can help you keep on achieving and, at the same time, do a better job of finding peace and happiness in the process. ― Amy Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management, Harvard Business School
I've had the incredible honor of being a member of Marshall's distinguished community of leaders. His ability to illuminate the humanity in each of us is truly extraordinary. He gets to the core of any matter, personal or professional, and fosters an affirming and productive environment. The vulnerability of members in our community leaves us motivated and inspired. ― Sarah Hirshland, CEO, USA Olympic and Paralympic Committee
About the Author
Marshall Goldsmith is the world's no.1 executive coach and has worked with CEOs for over 150 companies. He teaches executive education at Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business, is a founding partner of the Marshall Goldsmith Group, and was named the world's most influential business thinker on the Thinkers50 list. He is the New York Times bestselling author of numerous books, some co-authored with literary agent Mark Reiter, including Triggers, MOJO and What Got You Here Won't Get You There. Goldsmith's books have been translated into 28 languages.