Spencer Johnson Biography

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"If what I believe and do today is positive, I help create a better tomorrow!" - Spencer Johnson

The more important your cheese is to you, the more you want to hold on to it.

About Spencer Johnson M.D.
Spencer Johnson, M.D., is one of the world's most respected thinkers and beloved authors. His eleven international bestselling books include the #1 titles: Who Moved My Cheese?® An Amazing Way to Deal with Change, the most widely read book on change, and The One Minute Manager®, the world's most popular management method for more than two decades, coauthored with Kenneth Blanchard. Dr. Johnson is often referred to as "the best there is at taking complex subjects and presenting simple solutions that work." He received a B.A. degree in Psychology from the University of Southern California and an M.D. degree from the Royal College of Surgeons, and completed medical clerkships at the Mayo Clinic and the Harvard Medical School. He has served as Leadership Fellow at the Harvard Business School, and is currently Advisor to the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. His work has captured the attention of major media, including The Associated Press, the BBC, CNN, Fortune, the New York Times, the Today show, Time magazine, USA Today, and United Press International. More than forty-six million copies of Spencer Johnson's books are in print worldwide in more than forty-seven languages. Dr. Johnson's newest book, The Present, was a #1 New York Times Business Best-seller, and #1 book of the year in 2004 in South Korea with over 500,000 copies of the Korean edition in print. The New York Times Book Review, in a 2005 article on Chinese publishing, reports that Spencer Johnson's book Who Moved My Cheese? has become China's all time bestselling translated work with official sales of over two million copies to date. In Japan, Who Moved My Cheese? has sold over 4,500,000 copies to...
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