Dr. Mark Goulston is a Speaker, Author, Writer, Coach and Consultant at: Mark Goulston, M.D., Inc. and Alchemy
Companies hire Dr. Goulston to help them turn founders into CEO's, improve the impactfulness of executives and improve communication, cooperation and collaboration when that is critical to their achieving their mission.
Widely regarded as a "people hacker," Dr. Goulston began his career as an interventional psychiatrist focusing on suicide and violence prevention and UCLA professor of psychiatry. He then extended his work to training FBI and police hostage negotiators and then to the corporate and NGOs.
His "people hacking" has now extended to, "hacking genius," and he has been speaking, writing and providing webinars on "Thinking Like Steve Jobs - Discover His 4 Step Formula for Creating 'Gotta Have It!'"
Dr. Goulston is the author of seven books with his book, "Just Listen" Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone, becoming the top book on listening in the world and his first book, Get Out of Your Own Way: Overcoming Self-Defeating Behavior, first published in 1996 being in the top 5 self-help books at Amazon for the last five years. His most recent book, Talking to Crazy: How to Deal with the Irrational and Impossible People in Your Life, was featured as a top Oprah pick and nominated as a finalist in the Audie Awards 2016 (the Oscars of audiobooks).
He writes for Harvard Business Review, Business Insider, Huffington Post, Fast Company and Psychology Today and appears widely in the media including CNN, Wall St. Journal, NY Times, Fortune and Forbes.