I will fall on a sword if I ever write this about myself:
"Taylor and LaBarre, who spent almost two years focused on the travel, research, interviewing,and writing of this book, are uniquely qualified to take readers to the front lines of the future of business. They are influential thinkers, authors, and speakers whose past work has shaped how executives make strategy, build companies, and reflect on the meaning of success."
This is from their ChangeThis "manifesto for mavericks." BTW, the ChangeThis blog does not accept comments, nor does the manifesto.