20 Years of Research
Since 1993 RainmakerThinking, Inc. has been a leader in research on management and the workplace. Based on thousands of in-depth interviews, as well as focus groups, polls, and surveys including hundreds of thousands of respondents, our research is the foundation of 19 books, dozens of white papers and thousands of presentations and articles. Our work has also been featured and cited in thousands of news stories around the world.
Fight the Under-Management Epidemic: A Call to Action for CEOs, Business Owners and Senior Leaders
It’s Okay to Be the Boss: How to Be the Manager Your Employees Need
Bringing Out the Best in Young Talent: Managing Generations Y & Z
Generational Shift: Leveraging Generational Diversity in the Workplace
The Rising Star’s Guide to High Performance: How to Manage Yourself, Your Boss, and Sideways
Building New Leaders: Critical Skills for First Time Managers
Free Online Training with Preorder
Bruce’s newest book, The 27 Challenges Managers Face, will hit the shelves in September. Here’s your chance to be one of the first to benefit from this important book and, for each book purchased, receive Bruce’s 59 lesson video training course It’s Okay to Be the Boss for free! (A $59 value). Find out more!
The 27 Challenges Managers Face: Step-by-Step Solutions to (Nearly) All of Your Management Problems is coming out in September! It’s getting closer every day… As you will see from the previews in this newsletter and elsewhere, there are a lot of really concrete management problems and step-by-step solutions to those problems. That’s the essence of the book. Spoiler alert: Challenge after challenge, the best solutions come from systematically applying the fundamentals of management. Please let me know what you think!!
- Founded by Bruce Tulgan in 1993.
- Trained hundreds of thousands of leaders and managers in over 300 organizations from Amex to Walmart and AARP to YMCA.
- Published 19 books in dozens of countries.
- Bruce received the 2009 Golden Gavel awarded by Toastmasters International to just one recipient each year. Past winners include Tony Robbins, Stephen Covey, Marcus Buckingham, Ken Blanchard, Tom Peters, Dinah Shore and Walter Cronkite.
- Located in New Haven, CT