Leadership and Self-Deception

Through a relatable story about a man facing challenges on the job and in his family, Leadership and Self-Deception exposes the fascinating ways we can blind ourselves to our true motivations and unwittingly sabotage the effectiveness of our own efforts at success and happiness. It then illuminates the counterintuitive ways you can dramatically improve both your results and your relationships.

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“It’s rare to find a business book that is good enough to recommend to your boss, your work team, and your friends. The concepts in this book have transformed both the way I work and the way I live.”

—Robert W. Edwards, Managing Director, Sales, FedEx

“Simple . . . clear . . . powerful. With many years of experience in leadership, organizational development, and training I was surprised to find something strike me with such impact.”

—Janet Steinwedel, President, Leader’s Insight

“After decades of executive leadership in senior management positions, I’ve finally found in Arbinger what I consider to be the best means of improving every measure of success. From boosting the bottom line to increasing personal joy, this book shows the way.”

—Bruce L. Christensen, former President and CEO, PBS


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People leave leaders, not organizations. Equip your leaders to achieve new levels of emotional and situational awareness to reduce the people friction that impedes results.

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It’s time to shift from holding people accountable to developing accountable people. Equip leaders with tools to create a culture of accountability that drives significant and sustained growth. 

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