About the author
Gini Graham Scott Ph.D.
<p>GINI GRAHAM SCOTT, Ph.D., J.D., is a nationally known writer, consultant, speaker, and seminar leader, specializing in business and work relationships, professional and personal development, social trends, and popular culture. She has published over 50 books with major publishers. She has worked with dozens of clients on memoirs, self-help, popular business books, and film scripts. Writing samples are at www.ginigrahamscott.com and www.changemakerspublishingandwriting.com. She is a Huffington Post regular columnist, commenting on social trends, business, and everyday life at www.huffingtonpost.com/gini-graham-scott.</p><p>She is the founder of Changemakers Publishing, featuring books on work, business, psychology, social trends, and self-help. It has published over 50 print, e-books, and audiobooks. She has licensed several dozen books for foreign sales, including the UK, Russia, Korea, Spain, and Japan.</p><p>She has received national media exposure for her books, including appearances on <em>Good Morning America, Oprah, </em>and<em> CNN</em>. She has been the producer and host of a talk show series, <em>Changemakers</em>, featuring interviews on social trends. </p><p> Her books on business relationships and professional development include:</p><p> <em>Self-Publishing Secrets </em>(Changemakers Publishing)</p><p> <em>Turn Your Dreams into Reality</em> (Llewellyn)</p><p> <em>Resolving Conflict </em>(Changemakers Publishing)</p><p><em>A Survival Guide for Working with Bad Bosses</em> (AMACOM)</p><p><em>A Survival Guide for Working with Humans </em>(AMACOM)</p><p><em>Credit Card Fraud</em> <em>with Jen Grondahl Lee</em> (Rowman)</p><p><em>Lies and Liars: How and Why Sociopaths Lie </em>(Skyhorse Publishing)</p><p>Scott is also active in a number of community and business groups, including the Lafayette, Pleasant Hill, and Danville Chambers of Commerce. She does workshops and seminars on the topics of her books.</p><p>She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and her J.D. from the University of San Francisco Law School. She has received several MAs at Cal State University, East Bay.</p>