John Coleman

Writer, Speaker, and Consultant.


John Coleman is a writer, speaker, and consultant whose work has appeared outlets including Forbes, Businessweek, and the Harvard Business Review. His second book, Passion & Purpose: Stories from the Best and Brightest Young Business Leaders (Harvard Business Review Press, 2011), has been featured in the Washington Post, the Financial Times, the Los Angeles Times, Fast Company, the Stanford Social Innovation Review, The New York Times, and numerous other publications. He blogs for HBR at, where he focuses largely on next generation leadership issues.