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Toolsheroes are leading authorities on proven practices. These persons, often called “gurus“, have very influential ideas or theories about various topics like i.e. management, strategy, marketing, quality management, problem solving, etc.

Most toolsheroes are scientists, teachers, coaches, consultants, mentors who have the drive to share their knowledge and to help others achieving their practices.These people become highly respected in management circles because their years of study and the many publications and books that they publish. Most of these toolsheroes also speak in public such as seminars, webinars, on tour University colleges and other type of big events.

On the website of ToolsHero, you will find various toolsheroes such as like Tom Peters, Michael Porter, Alexander Osterwalder and many more. All with their own ideas and career background.

All of them have great topics, famous scientific models and theories. We also try to include quotes, if they we’re available, and their publications and books.

Enjoy and suggestions are always welcome.

Jack Ma - toolshero

Jack Ma

Jack Ma (Ma Yun) is a Chinese entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. He co-founded and is now executive chair of the Alibaba Group. The group is a multinational technology conglomerate.
Mary Parker Follet - toolshero

Mary Parker Follett

Mary Parker Follett was an American sociologist, business consultant, and author of books about democracy, leadership, relationships, and management.
Elon Musk - toolshero

Elon Musk

Elon Musk is a Canadian-American entrepreneur. He is the founder of SpaceX, Tesla, and Zip2, among others. He was also one of the people responsible for the success of PayPal.
Jeff Bezos - toolshero

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos (Jeffrey Preston Bezos) is an American entrepreneur and investor who in 2018 was named the richest man in the world. He is the founder and CEO of Amazon. Biography Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos was...
Alvin Toffler - toolshero

Alvin Toffler

Alvin Toffler (1928 – 2016) was an American author, businessman, and futurologist. He is known for his research on the social effects of modern technologies, and include research on the digital- and communication revolution.
Aristotle - toolshero


Aristotle, born in 384 BCE was a Greek philosopher and scientist. He is considered to be one of the greatest minds from Western history. Aristotle created a scientific method that's used for research. Even...
Charles Handy - toolshero

Charles Handy

Charles Handy (1932-2018) is an Irish author and philosopher, and lecturer specialized in organizational behavior and management. He is internationally known for his contributions to the field of management. His work includes writings of...
Philip Crosby - toolshero

Philip Crosby

Philip Crosby (Philip Bayard Crosby; 18 June 1926 – 18 August 2001) was a businessman and author and is recognized as an influential quality guru. He is best known for the quality management concepts...
John D. Rockefeller Sr. - toolshero

John D. Rockefeller

John D. Rockefeller sr. (1839-1937), was an American industrialist and philanthropist, founder of the very successful Standard Oil Company, and one of the richest men of his day. He used his immense fortune to...
Alan H. Monroe - toolshero

Alan Monroe

Alan Monroe was an American psychologist, author. He is known for the motivated sequence, also known as persuasive speech.



Competency Framework - toolshero

Competency Framework

Brand equity - ToolsHero

Brand Equity


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