Dr. Richard Farson, local author of Will All the Marriage Experts Please Leave the Room and Will All the Parenting Experts Please Leave the Room, was at Warwick's on Thursday, June 17th at 7:30pm to discuss and sign his books. For more information on Dr. Farson and his books, please visit the website of the Western Behavioral Sciences Institue (WBSI): www.wbsi.org/farson
Dr. Richard Farson, psychologist, author, lecturer, and educator, is president of the Western Behavioral Sciences Institute (WBSI), an independent, nonprofit organization he helped found in La Jolla, California, devoted to research, education and advanced study in human affairs. Among his current responsibilities, he heads WBSI's pioneering International Leadership Forum (ILF), an Internet-based think tank composed entirely of highly influential leaders from business, government, academia, science, journalism, literature and the arts, addressing the great policy issues of our time.
Dr. Farson is the author of several books including the recently published The Power of Design: A Force for Transforming Everything, as well as Management of the Absurd: Paradoxes in Leadership, the critically acclaimed bestseller now in twelve languages, and with co-author Ralph Keyes, Whoever Makes the Most Mistakes Wins: The Paradox of Innovation. An article based on this book won the McKinsey award for the best Harvard Business Review article published in 2002, the one "most likely to have a major influence on managers worldwide."