Russell Bishop, Creator of Insight Seminars

A recognized expert in personal and organization transformation, Russell has helped thousands of individuals around the world discover more about who they truly are and how to create the life they want rather than the one they may have settled for. His seminars, coaching, and consulting expertise offer individuals and organizations a new approach to integrating personal and spiritual values into their personal and professional lives.

An early pioneer in large group personal transformation, Russell created the predecessor to Insight Seminars in 1978, one of the largest and most successful personal transformation programs in the world, with well over one million graduates in 34 countries.

In addition to his best-selling book, Workarounds That Work: How to Overcome Anything That Stands in Your Way at Work, he is the author of hundreds of articles on the power of choice and awareness. Russell worked closely with Arianna Huffington to create several well-being sites for the Huffington Post including Healthy Living and GPS for the Soul.

Russell has lectured on productivity for the executive MBA programs at UCLA, University of Texas and Washington University in St. Louis. He previously served on the Board of Directors for The University of Santa Monica and was a charter member of the Advisory Board for the Points of Light Foundation.