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  Jun 17
It is #FathersDay in the US & other countries in the world. I would like to wish all fathers a very special day and remind you about your role as a secure base for your children. You play an important role by caring for your kids and daring them to achieve high performance. https://t.co/GPUp0jmyNu

George Kohlrieser ‏@gkohlrieser  Jun 15
HR has never been more important in being a unifier, protector & inspirer. HR helps hold the energy & well-being of employees which makes them more effective in dealing with outside and inside forces. This was a point I made @TheHRCongress virtual summit. https://t.co/vHRj9mK7wq