#1 New York Times best-selling author Tom Rath co-wrote the international bestseller How Full Is Your Bucket? He is also the author of Vital Friends: The People You Can't Afford to Live Without and StrengthsFinder 2.0 which, based on the assessment that has helped millions around the world to discover their strengths, is a Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestseller. His latest book, Strengths-Based Leadership, is a best seller also. Rath has been with The Gallup Organization for 13 years and currently leads Gallup's workplace and leadership consulting worldwide. He also serves on the board of VHL.org, an organization dedicated to cancer research and patient support. Rath earned degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Pennsylvania.
John Farrell is a singer, songwriter, author, and storyteller who has made presentations at more than one thousand schools across the world. His books include It's Just a Game and Stargazer's Alphabet, both published by Boyds Mills Press. A promoter of peace, literacy, and the natural world, Mr. Farrell founded Bridges of Peace, an international organization advocating understanding through writing and the arts. He and his wife have five children and live in Hillsdale, New York.