Kirkus Reviews praises The Conscience Code

Kirkus Reviews calls The Conscience Code “an inspiring business book” that provides a much-needed “blueprint for ethical behavior in a frequently unethical world.”

Conscience Code featured in TechRepublic

The Conscience Code is a new approach to standing up for your values at work.  This is a problem tech executives face every day.  For details on the problem, check out this link.

Springboard Named “Business Book of the Year” By Top Business Bookseller!

Springboard was awarded the top book prize for 2013 from the nation’s largest business bookseller.  The citation calls it “an incredibly uplifting book” that belongs “on the shelves, and in the hearts and minds, of anyone who wants to be more successful.”…/springboard-g-richard-shell-english


Business Book Experts Name Springboard As Top Personal Development Book

America’s #1 business book website, 800CEOREAD, awarded Springboard its top prize as the best Personal Development book for business readers published in 2013.  Springboard prevailed over a short list that included Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In, Daniel Goleman’s Focus, Adam Grant’s Give and Take, and Shawn Achor’s Before Happiness.



Fast Company on “5 Profound Insights On Success From a Wharton Prof Devoted to Understanding It”

Mark C. Crowley pens a major piece on G. Richard Shell for Fast Company:

“When Wharton Business School professor Richard Shell was faced with a life-threatening illness, he was forced to think about the big picture. What was success to him? Since then, Shell has dedicated his life to helping folks find true meaning in their own lives and work….”

G. Richard Shell on Confidence –

G. Richard Shell, author of SPRINGBOARD, pens the piece, “Do You Have the Right Kind of Confidence,” for

“What does it take to be an entrepreneur? I believe genuine success comes if — and only if — you have the right kind of confidence. And that means you need two forms of it, not just one. I call these Level 1 and Level 2….”

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Penn Gazette on “Shell’s Odyssey”

Penn Gazette‘s latest issue features G. Richard Shell and SPRINGBOARD:

“Wharton professor Richard Shell’s unorthodox new book on success draws on his own wandering path to an academic career – which included jobs house-painting and fundraising in DC, a nasty bout of hepatitis in a Kabul flophouse, and a flirtation with monastic life in Korea – and celebrates the power of uncertainty.”

G. Richard Shell on WHYY’s “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane”

Shell recently discussed his new book, SPRINGBOARD, on WHYY Philadelphia Public Radio’s “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane.”