David Sturt

David Sturt is an executive vice president of the O.C. Tanner Institute and author of The New York Times best-selling book Great Work: How to Make a Difference People Love. His career began in market research, where he studied and analyzed the effects of people being recognized for great work. In the two decades since, he has researched and developed several multimillion-dollar services that engage employees, inspire above and beyond contribution, and reward outstanding results in organizations around the world.

Articles by David Sturt

5 Leadership Lessons From Ex-Cons

How Mimi Silbert turns around the lives of the most hardened criminals

May 5, 2016

Know the 5-Year Job Itch? You Can Fight It

There are roughly 65 million Gen Xers in the American workforce—don’t let them get lost in the shuffle. Here’s how to hold on to the good ones.

June 12, 2015

4 Mistakes That Sometimes Help Your Career

Plus, the one mistake successful people will always regret

May 29, 2015