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.

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Napoleon Hill biography - ToolsHero

Napoleon Hill

Napoleon Hill (1883 - 1970) was a famous American author and big influencer on the key to success and personal achievement. Most people know Napoleon Hill from his best sellers the law of success...
Robert Kiyosaki - ToolsHero

Robert Kiyosaki

Robert Kiyosaki (1947) is an American self-made businessman, investor, author and motivational speaker. Robert Kiyosaki is also the founder of the Cash flow board, a management tool that help people organize their personal finance. Robert...
Dale Carnegie - ToolsHero

Dale Carnegie

Dale Carnegie (1888 - 1955) was an great American writer, lecturer and the developer of famous courses in effectiveness, communication and interpersonal skills. He is mostly know for his famous best-seller How to Win...
Alexander Osterwalder - ToolsHero

Alexander Osterwalder

Alexander Osterwalder (1974) is a famous Swiss business scientist, entrepreneur, author and strategy consultant. Most of the people know him from his work on business modelling. He is also the founder of the Business...
David McClelland - ToolsHero

David McClelland

David McClelland (1917 - 1998) was an American psychologist, academician and scientist. He became famous with his work on motivation Need Theory. Next to that, based on his achievements (research, development and many scientific...
Frederick Taylor - ToolsHero

Frederick Winslow Taylor

Frederick Taylor (Frederick Winslow Taylor; 1856 – 1915) was an American mechanical engineer who was always looking for efficiency improvements within the production industry. Frederick Taylor was one of the first management consultants, intellectual...
Fons Trompenaars - ToolsHero

Fons Trompenaars

Fons Trompenaars is a Dutch consultant, management trainer, motivational speaker. He is also author of many books on the subject of culture and business (including Riding the waves of culture in 1998). He is...
Norbert Wiener - ToolsHero

Norbert Wiener

Norbert Wiener (1894-1964) was an American-Jewish mathematician who became famous for being the founding father of management cybernetics. Norbert Wiener was also an expert in Stochastic processes (probability calculus models) and he made important scientific...
Leonard Schlesinger - ToolsHero

Leonard Schlesinger

Leonard Schlesinger is a management professional and renown author in the field of change management. He is especially known for the Six change approaches, which he developed with John P. Kotter, to minimize resistance...
Curt Reimann - ToolsHero

Curt Reimann

Curt Reimann (1987-1995) was a scientist, professor and former Director of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Biography Curt Reimann Curt Reimann obtained his Bachelor’s degree (BSc.) in chemistry...