Ann Herrmann-Nehdi is CEO of Herrmann International, the originators and trailblazers of Whole Brain® Thinking and the Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument® (HBDI®). She applies the principles of Whole Brain® Thinking to her varied responsibilities, including global leadership, strategic consulting, ongoing research, learning design and speaking engagements.
Ann’s personal goal is to promote a better understanding of how people, teams and organizations think and become more effective so they can get better individual and business results through the application of the Whole Brain® Thinking System. Her thought-provoking TEDx Talks, The One Thing You Need to Know About Your Brain That Will Change Your Life and Think Like Your Future Depends On It, Because it Does, have influencing the way people approach their work and their lives and continues to capture the attention of thousands of viewers across the globe.
The co-author of The Whole Brain Business Book (2nd Ed., McGraw-Hill), Ann is currently at work on her next book, a field guide for applying what we know about the brain and thinking to increase everyday agility. A thought leader in her field, she has written for and been interviewed by such media outlets as Business News Daily, CIO, Chief Executive Magazine, Chief Learning Officer Magazine, HR Executive Magazine, Inc., Investor’s Business Daily, Management Today, T+D Magazine, Training Journal, Training Magazine and O, The Oprah Magazine, in addition to contributing to dozens of books in the learning and leadership field.