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  Nov 29
If you have attended any of my High Performance Leadership programs, you will know this powerful story of self-leadership and #forgiveness. Congratulations to Azim Khamisa, who showed extraordinary leadership in forming a bond and forgiving Tony. Amazing! https://t.co/ZwGwWvq9rf

George Kohlrieser ‏@gkohlrieser  Nov 27
My friend and colleague @DanielGolemanEI has some excellent advice how to boost your emotional intelligence. https://t.co/IUHdjw0LcI