Craig Dowden

Chief Leadership Officer

Craig Dowden holds a doctorate in psychology with a concentration in business and is a Certified Positive Psychology Coach. Craig partners with leaders and executives from diverse industries and sectors to tackle their most important challenges. In his role as a trusted advisor, he integrates the latest findings in the science of leadership, team, and organizational excellence into his coaching and consulting work.

A Charter Member of ForbesSpeakers, a select group of 20 individuals from around the world, Craig is a dynamic and award-winning presenter who connects with his audiences through his passion and knowledge. Participants have described his presentations as incredibly inspiring, as they come away feeling empowered with strategies they can implement immediately in their day-to-day lives.

His first book, Do Good to Lead Well: The Science and Practice of Positive Leadership, which was published by Forbes, was called “ideal reading for people who want to make a positive impact in their organizations” by bestselling author Daniel Pink. The book was endorsed by top corporate executives and international thought leaders, including best-selling authors and top-rated TED speakers such as Adam Grant and Marshall Goldsmith, as well as over 20 CEOs of leading organizations.

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Craig Dowden Featured on Recruiter.com

Craig Dowden Featured on Recruiter.com

Craig was a featured thought leader on Recruiter.com, an online platform that connects job seekers, recruiters and hiring managers.

ForbesBooks publishes new book by Craig Dowden

ForbesBooks publishes new book by Craig Dowden

Forbes author Craig Dowden announced the launch of his book Do Good To Lead Well: The Science And Practice Of Positive Leadership.

Craig Dowden Featured in Fast Company

Craig Dowden Featured in Fast Company

Craig Dowden was featured in Fast Company’s article, “How to disagree with your family on Thanksgiving and remain civil”, showcasing his expertise on positive psychology.