Having started five successful companies and consulted to leadership teams around the world, Russell has become a recognized expert in personal and organization transformation, helping individuals and companies create unparalleled success.
One of the early pioneers in the field of large group personal development, he created Insight Seminars in 1978 where he continues to serve on the Board of Trustees. To date, well over one million people in 34 countries have graduated from Insight.
In 2000, Russell started Bishop & Bishop, a business consulting firm specializing in performance acceleration helping companies implement business strategies and achieve dynamic performance improvement.
His clients include Fortune 500 companies in aerospace, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, information technology, telecommunications and energy. He has extensive international experience working in England, France, Germany, Spain, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Hong Kong, as well as all across North and South America.
In addition to his consulting practice, Russell serves as Editorial Director for the Huffington Post's GPS for the Soul. His weekly blog is read by tens of thousands of readers and focuses on improving the quality of life on every level.
Russell received a Master's degree in Educational Psychology from the University of California at Davis and currently resides in Santa Barbara, California. Russell is an avid golfer and amateur chef.
“Russell possesses an uncommon ability to inspire clarity and provoke transformational change in individuals and organizations.”
— David Allen, Chairman, Bestselling author of “Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity”