Dr. Liz Bywater has been called a one-of-a-kind leadership expert. Working at the intersection of business and psychology, she brings together practical experience (advising top executives across the Fortune 500), advanced education (she’s earned a PhD in Psychology) and a dynamic personal style to inspire, engage and advise her clients.
For over a decade, top global organizations have requested Liz’s help in resolving issues such as creating extraordinary client relationships, increasing market persuasion, increasing innovation and driving productive collaborations in an increasingly complex world.
Liz works with senior leaders at some of the world’s most successful companies: Johnson & Johnson, Nike, Bristol-Myers Squibb, AmerisourceBergen, Thomson Reuters, and more. Drawing upon her expertise in human behavior, Liz advises her clients slow down and put an end to daily fire fighting, freeing up time and energy to lead strategically, drive rapid growth, propel innovation, increase influence, lead their teams through change, and build the organization of the future.
A thought leader in organizational excellence, Liz provides expert commentary for such publications as the Wall Street Journal, NY Times, Fast Company and USA Today. She is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Life Science Leader, where you will can read her monthly column, Dr. Liz Bywater on Leadership. She is also a featured guest on such broadcasts as CBS’s Philadelphia Agenda and Woman of the Week.
Liz earned her PhD in Psychology at the Derner Institute for Advanced Psychological Studies. Her undergraduate degree is from Cornell University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Cum Laude. She has been inducted into the prestigious Million Dollar Consultant Hall of Fame® and is a longstanding member of the American Psychological Association and the Society for the Advancement of Consulting.
Dr. Liz Bywater is also a popular speaker and the author of Slow Down to Speed Up: Lead, Succeed, and Thrive in a 24/7 World.