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Adam Grant is an associate professor at the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania).

He holds university degrees in organizational psychology from the University of Michigan and Harvard University. His research focuses on work motivation, job design, and prosocial cooperative and helping behaviors. Adam Grant has been named one of the best business school professors under the age of 40 and has received the “Excellence in Teaching” Award for his teaching at Wharton.

He has been acknowledged as one of the HR’s most influential international thinkers and BusinessWeek’s favorite professors. Additionally, Adam Grant holds the impressive #2 rank in the 2023 Thinkers50 global list.

He is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 5 books that have sold millions of copies and been translated into 45 languages: Think Again, Give and Take, Originals, Option B, andPower Moves. His books have been named among the year’s best by Amazon, Apple, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal.

His award-winning articles have been published in leading management and psychology publications. He has worked as trainer and consultant for a range of prestigious clients, such as Google, Yahoo! and Time-Warner Cable.