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Name: DrDoug
Join Date: 01/30/2009
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Doug Hirschhorn, Ph.D.

Dr. Doug Hirschhorn is one of the most influential and sought-after performance coaches and executive trainers in the market today.

As a Peak Performance Coach, Dr. Doug has conducted over 400 workshops at financial institutions, multi-billion dollar hedge funds and corporations across the country. Some of his most popular topics include overcoming fears, focusing under pressure, the psychology of taking risk, managing teams in crises, goal setting, motivation and leadership development.

He is internationally recognized as an industry thought leader, as evidenced by his books, publications and numerous television appearances.

Dr. Doug is the chief executive officer of, a consulting firm specializing in "Peak Performance Coaching." Dr. Doug holds a Ph.D. in Psychology with a specialization in Sport Psychology. He was the catcher and captain of his Division I baseball team. After graduation, Dr. Doug spent several years as a floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade.

Dr. Doug is based in New York City, where he lives with his wife and three children. He is a regular contributor for CNBC and has also appeared on NBC's "Today Show," Vh1's "The Fabulous Life," and currently hosts a weekly video blog for CNBC. Dr. Doug's new book is called 8 Ways to Great: Peak Performance On the Job and In Your Life (Penguin/G.P. Putnam's Sons, January 2010).

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