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Change | Leadership | Management | Motivation
Barry Wishner is a "Business Agitator" who spurs people to take action and challenge all their previously held assumptions. An advisor and confidant to successful business leaders, he provides observations on what makes them tick.
Mr. Wishner has been called the down-to-earth business speaker who takes complex ideas and distills them into everyday language. Audiences have praised him with quotes like "Barry has the passion of Tom Peters and the content of Jim Collins."
Barry Wishner has conducted personal, in-depth interviews with more than 2000 high-powered business leaders, and entrepreneurs and in the process he has identified "The DNA of The World's Most Successful Leaders and What Uncommon Leaders Do Differently."
Mr. Wishner has been a maverick in the business world, a cutting edge entrepreneur who likes nothing better than creating and running unique companies. He decided to pursue the American Dream and started his own business, ProFormance, a management-consulting firm with over $50 million in revenues.
Barry Wishner's speaking career began as childhood performances on NBC doing juggling and magic with his father, the original "Magic Clown," and Shari Lewis & Lamb Chop.
A newsmaker who is often featured in USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and CNN Financial News, Barry Wishner's forthcoming book, DONE! The Only Business Principle That Matters, is scheduled for release in 2008.