About the Founder – Bio


Margaret H. Greenberg, MAPP, PCC, CPCC

Margaret H. Greenberg is the coauthor of the business book Profit from the Positive:  Proven Leadership Strategies to Boost Productivity and Transform Your Business (McGraw-Hill, 2013), and a sought after executive coach by Fortune 500 companies.  In 1997, after a fifteen year career in corporate Human Resources, she founded The Greenberg Group, a consulting firm dedicated to coaching business leaders and their teams to achieve more than they ever thought possible. A pioneer in the field of positive psychology, Greenberg also designs and leads workshops, webinars, and conferences for business audiences and is an expert on creating strengths-based organizations. Some of her clients include Aetna, Allied World, Hanover Insurance Group, Hospital of Central CT, ING, MassMutual, SNL Financial, The MITRE Corporation, Unum, Visa International, Yankee Energy, and Zurich Financial Services.  One of Margaret’s specialties is bringing tools from the new field of positive psychology to boost productivity in the workplace.  Her talks at Google, VMware, and other companies have been met with enthusiastic response. Greenberg’s research, “Optimistic Managers and Their Impact on Team Productivity and Employee Engagement”, has been featured in the popular Gallup Management Journal. She is also the “Positive Business” columnist for Live Happy Magazine, and a regular business contributor for www.PositivePsychologyNews.com.   Margaret has also been been featured in the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Forbes Online, Entrepreneur Magazine, Executive Travel Magazine, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, The Economic Times, Canada’s Globe and Mail, InPower Women, CEO Blog, and Talent Management Magazine among other publications. Margaret & Senia - Mark Twain House Book Event

She holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Hartford, a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) from the University of Pennsylvania, and is recognized by the International Coach Federation as a professional certified coach. Greenberg lives in Connecticut with her husband and two dogs. They have two grown daughters. For more information, visit Greenberg’s website at www.TheGreenbergGroup.org and her book website at www.ProfitFromThePositive.com.

The Greenberg Group is a certified National Women’s Business Enterprise.