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  • Spreading Versatile Leadership through the Nordics

    Rob spent the week with Scandinavian distribution partners, LEAD – enter next level, in a series of keynote addresses, workshops, and strategic meetings throughout the Nordics, including events in Copenhagen, Bjerringbro, Århus, Ålborg, and Oslo. The team wrapped up a jam-packed week with great fun at the Northside Rock Festival in Ådalen. After an LVI […] More

  • Using Personality to Develop Versatile Leaders

    Rob and his good friend, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, CEO, Hogan Assessment Systems, delivered an interactive workshop on how to use personality assessments to help managers become more well-rounded and versatile leaders at the Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology’s annual conference in Anaheim, CA. Download Workshop Slides Summary Developing Versatile Leaders for Complex Times: A Personality-based Approach Presented at the 2016 Society for […] More

  • Teaching the leadership mindset, improving Boards in Australia

    Rob was invited to Australia to teach “The Leadership Mindset,” the first module in a six-month program delivered in partnership with pwc and the Melbourne School of Business for growing finance managers into the CFOs of tomorrow. See more about the Ascent program here. pwc also had Rob out to Perth to address an association of external Board directors […] More

  • Kaiser named Editor, Consulting Psychology Journal

    Rob took over as the editor of the Consulting Psychology Journal (CPJ) on January 1, 2014. CPJ is a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal that publishes research, case studies, and conceptual articles that advance the practice of providing psychologically-based services to improve organizations and the people who populate them. It strives to be the home of evidence-based […] More

  • Fear Your Strengths, the 33 Voices Interview

    Rob Kaiser and Bob Kaplan discussed the dark side of a focus on strengths with Moe Abdou of 33 Voices. Moe, a big proponent of the strengths movement, encouraged entrepreneurs to heed Rob and Bob’s advice about the rest they need to know about strengths. Listen to the interview

  • Strengths, an Unseen Enemy? The CCL Interview

    Rob Kaiser and Bob Kaplan break down the big ideas in in their new book for the world’s leading leadership training and development institution. The authors explain how the way leaders relate to their strengths can create blind spots that limit their versatility. Read the interview

  • New book; Fear Your Strengths

    Bob Kaplan and Rob Kaiser’s latest book explains to executives how to prevent turning strengths into weaknesses through overuse and become a versatile leader. More

  • Kaiser & Hogan win Article of the Year

    Rob Kaiser and Robert Hogan’s paper, “How to (and How not to) Assess the Integrity of Managers,” won the Elliott Jaques Memorial Publication Award for article of the year in Consulting Psychology Journal. More


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