ABOUT George Kohlrieser

George Kohlrieser is an internationally recognized expert on leadership, award-winning bestselling author, consultant, media commentator and motivational speaker. In his role as Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behavior at IMD business school in Switzerland he draws on 40 years of experience as a psychologist and veteran hostage negotiator. He is acclaimed for introducing the hostage metaphor to leadership development.

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George Kohlrieser ‏@gkohlrieser  Feb 19
What an amazing five days on last week’s High Performance Leadership (HPL) program. The following image captured the learning from one of the days. I am deeply grateful to the 57 participants and 9 coaches who took part and played a role in so many profound breakthroughs. https://t.co/fqJxH6llUS

George Kohlrieser ‏@gkohlrieser  Feb 14
If you want to reach extraordinary performance, come join me in California from July 1-6 in California for the Leading at the Edge program with @esalen. https://t.co/42HX8ms6j0