Social Psychologist; Associate Professor; Best-Selling Author, Presence,
Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Public Health
Named one of “50 women who are changing the world” by Business Insider, best-selling author Amy Cuddy reveals game-changing techniques to tackle life’s biggest challenges with confidence and perform at your best.
An associate professor at the prestigious and competitive Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Public Health, and the best-selling author of Presence, social psychologist Amy Cuddy is fascinated with power dynamics. Specifically, Cuddy has focused her research on nonverbal expressions of power and dominance, and the impact these behaviors have not only on others, but also on ourselves. Sharing her revolutionary research and profound stories of individual growth, Cuddy teaches techniques to liberate yourself from fear in the face of challenge and pressure, and approach even the most dreadful situations with confidence to perform at your best.
Cuddy has garnered widespread acclaim, including being called a “game changer” by TIME magazine. Her TED talk has been streamed over 38 million times, is the second-most-viewed TED talk of all time and was chosen by Mashable as one of “15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life.” Additionally, Cuddy was named one of the “50 women who are changing the world” by Business Insider, and in 2014 was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. Her research has been covered in The New York Times, Financial Times, Wired, Fast Company, The Economist, The Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal and on TODAY, CNN and many other news outlets.