Gleb Tsipursky

[ Outstanding Leadership Through Social Intelligence ]

Known as the Disaster Avoidance Expert, Dr. Gleb Tsipursky has over 20 years of experience empowering leaders and organisations to avoid business disasters by addressing potential threats, maximising unexpected opportunities, and resolving persistent personnel problems. He serves as the CEO of the boutique consulting and training firm Disaster Avoidance Experts, whose clients range from Fortune 500 companies to mid-size businesses and nonprofits. Tsipursky wrote the national bestseller on avoiding disasters in business and other life areas, “The Truth Seeker’s Handbook: A Science-Based Guide,” has a new book forthcoming in November 2019 with Career Press, “Never Go With Your Gut: How Pioneering Leaders Make the Best Decisions and Avoid Business Disasters.” Tsipursky’s cutting-edge thought leadership was featured in over 400 articles he wrote and over 350 interviews he gave in venues such as Fast Company, CBS News, Time, Scientific American, Psychology Today, The Conversation, Business Insider, Government Executive, Inc. Magazine, and CNBC. Tsipursky’s expertise stems from over two decades of consulting, coaching, and speaking experience across North America, Europe, and Australia. He also draws from over 15 years in academia researching and teaching on behavioural economics and neuroscience, including 7 years as a professor at the Ohio State University, where he published dozens of articles in peer-reviewed academic publications. He lives in Columbus, OH, and to avoid disaster in his personal life makes sure to spend ample time with his wife.


Outstanding Leadership Through Social Intelligence

You probably heard advice for leaders in office management and other fields to go with their guts, stick to their guns, and be confident. Unfortunately, behavioural economics studies show that following these typical pieces of advice and many similar ones often leads to disastrous consequences for leaders, since our gut reactions and intuitions are a poor fit for leadership contexts. Groundbreaking research on best leadership practices forms the basis for this presentation, which busts leadership myths and offers clear take-aways to facilitate your leadership success as an office professional.





[ Releated Sessions ]

All Sessions by Gleb Tsipursky

Day 3
Outstanding Leadership Through Social Intelligence 9:00