Welcome to Thinkers50
Thinkers50 is the world’s most reliable resource for identifying, ranking, and sharing the leading management ideas of our age. We are based in London, with partners and affiliations around the globe. Our ambition is to provide innovative access to ideas with the power to make the world a better place.
Lifetime Achievement Award
2019 Founders' Award Winner
2019 Hall of Fame Inductees
Thinkers50 2019 - November 18
Fresh, insightful, provocative insights in the complex world of management thinking. Articles, podcasts, blogs, and interviews feature our ranked thinkers, award winners, and others with big ideas to share.
Last week in theVijay Govindarajan Breakthrough Innovation with the Three Box Solution video series we learned a bit more about Three Box thinking through a brief, illustrated history of the high jump. This week VG turns to business model innovation and balancing...
Influence360° founder, best-selling author of Talk Less, Say More and Become the Real Deal and founder of the Dieken Group, Connie Dieken shares her fascinating research on modern day influencers and the three habits highly influential people are masters of today....
My family and I feel very proud to call the U.S. home, but when I first arrived here more than 20 years ago I did not feel a special welcome. After being promised a graduate assistantship and traveling 56 hours to start this school, I arrived tired but also very...
RANKING, AWARDS & RADAR
Every two years, Thinkers50 salutes the leading business and management ideas of our age with our Ranking of Management Thinkers and our awards for distinguished achievement in a number of specific management categories. Our annual Radar list introduces emerging thinkers with the potential to make lasting contributions to management theory and practice.
As part of its mission of identifying, ranking and sharing the very best in management thinking, Thinkers50 offers a variety of services to individuals and organizations.
2011: Thinkers50 introduces Distinguished Achievement Awards, expanding its biennial salute to the leading business and management ideas of our age.
2019: Thinkers50 2019 will be held in London on 18 November 2019, featuring the announcement of the 10th biennial ranking and presentation of the 2019 Distinguished Achievement Awards.