April 17, 2021
The LVI 360: How to Build a Better Mousetrap
360 instruments are practically a commodity, indistinguishable variations on a 30 year-old theme. Here’s how to build one that really is different—and better.
February 8, 2020
Integrating Personality Assessment and 360 Feedback to Develop Leaders
A workshop on the art and science of combining these different types of assessments to enhance self-awareness and guide behavior change.
February 7, 2020
The Rest You Need to Know about Strengths-based Development for Leaders
A conference presentation revealing the hidden dangers in the advice to “play to your strengths”—and tips for how to do strengths work right.
October 29, 2019
Why Are There So Few Women at the Top?
Rob gave a keynote speech at a leadership conference in Denmark about an overlooked way to get more women into leaders.
June 18, 2016
Versatile Leadership in 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.
April 12, 2016
Using Personality to Develop Versatile Leaders
Rob and Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic 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.
February 3, 2016
Rethinking the Leadership Gender Agenda
This provocative session at the Society for Consulting Psychology’s annual conference challenged popular views and offered fresh thinking about how to help more talented women advance into senior leadership.
April 22, 2015
Latest insights presented at SIOP conference
Rob presented new studies on an alarming lack of accountability in today's leadership culture and a hidden factor contributing to the lack of women in senior leadership roles.
January 9, 2015
Improving Boards of Directors in Australia
A candid conversation about how Boards can really make a difference to company performance.
September 8, 2013
Versatile Leadership: The Polish Dilemma
With Poland's remarkable economic success, why change a command-and-control style that still seems to be working?
April 12, 2013
Why is the Leadership Industry Failing?
In the last 20 years, spending on leadership has doubled but the supply and quality of leadership talent has declined. This conference session explores why the leadership industry is failing--and what to do about it.
March 21, 2013
Mastering the Opposing Forces of Leadership (Milan)
At the Business Flexibility Workshop in Milan hosted by The European House (Ambrosetti) Rob guided over 100 Italian business leaders to an expanded mindset and greater versatility.
February 7, 2013
What’s Wrong with How Executives Get Hired?
There is saying, "be careful what you wish for," and it applies to the high-stakes business of choosing executive leadership.
April 27, 2012
Using the Hogan Tools to Develop Leaders
Guidelines, data, and examples for using personality assessment to develop leaders.
February 29, 2012
The Rest of the Story on Strengths-based Development for Leaders
A debate on the merits and misconceptions in applying a focus on strengths to develop leaders
December 9, 2011
From Chimpanzees to Communists to Capitalists
The success of post-Communist Poland offers an object lesson in the eternal laws of leadership.