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.

Robert Waterman - ToolsHero

Robert Waterman

Robert Waterman Jr. (1936) is an author and expert in best management practices. He also is known of his co-development of the 7S Framework by McKinsey. Biography Robert Waterman Robert Waterman obtained his MBA from Stanford...
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Jeffrey Rayport

Jeffrey Rayport is a consultant, author and founder/chairman of Marketspace LLC, a strategic consultancy firm that has leading companies as customers. Marketspace helps customers reinvent their customer relationship management. He is also founder of...
Henry Mintzberg - ToolsHero

Henry Mintzberg

Henry Mintzberg, OC, OQ, FRSC (1939) is an internationally renowned academic, author and researcher. He is currently professor of Management Studies at the Desautels Faculty of Management of McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada....
Arthur D. Little - ToolsHero

Arthur D. Little

Arthur D. Little (1863 - 1935) was a pioneer and free thinker who focused on opportunities rather than difficulties. He was also founder of the worldwide consulting company Arthur D. Little and creator of...
Kenichi ohmae - ToolsHero

Kenichi Ohmae

Kenichi Ohmae (1943) is a business- and corporate strategist in heart and soul. Kenichi Ohmae has also developed the 3C busines model and he is known worldwide as Mister Strategy. Biography Kenichi Ohmae Kenichi Ohmae holds a...
Philippe Haspeslagh - ToolsHero

Philippe Haspeslagh

Philippe Haspeslagh is Professor of Business Policy at INSEAD. He is also the co-founder of the acquisition integration approach model with David Jemison Biography Philippe Haspeslagh Philippe Haspeslagh obtained an MBA and a DBA from Harvard...
David Jemison - ToolsHero

David Jemison

David Jemison is Associate Professor of Management & Finance and the director of an MBA programme at the McCombs School of Business in Austin. His area of expertise is strategic management. Furthermore, David Jemison is...
John Henderson - ToolsHero

John Henderson

John Henderson is a researcher, consultant and professor in the field of Management Information Systems. John Henderson and his colleague N. Venkatraman are especially known for their creation of the Risk 3 model for...
Clayton Alderfer - ToolsHero

Clayton Alderfer

Clayton Alderfer ABPP (1940) is an American psychologist, speaker, writer, entrepreneur, consultant and scholar. Clayton Alderfer has become famous with his ERG Theory. The starting point for the development of this theory is Maslow’s...
Richard Pascale - ToolsHero

Richard Pascale

Richard Pascale (1938) is a leading business consultant worldwide, author and a respected lecturer / professor. Richard Pascale owes his fame to his contribution to the 7S framework when he was working at McKinsey...