Thomas Kolditz

Former Brigadier General Who Served For 34 Years & Executive Director Of The Doerr Institute For New Leaders

How to hire Thomas Kolditz

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Thomas' official speaking topics are listed below.

  • In extremis leadership - leading as if your life depended on it 
  • Measure what matters - innovate with OKRS (objectives and key results) 
  • Hope is not a method - 40 years of leadership takeaways 
  • Leaders developing leaders 
  • Dodging bullets - how to prepare your organisation for the next crisis 
  • Leading by serving - the principles of servant leadership 

"Thomas was a huge hit- everyone enjoyed his speech and I heard from a few folks that his session was their favourite part of Day 1. His talk was impactful, resonated well with our overall leadership theme, and had the perfect blend of humour. Thanks again for your help!" - Google

"General Kolditz is a visionary in the field of leadership training and development." - David, Office of Leadership Development

"You were outstanding, really made us think and your presentation sparked much conversation in the remaining time we had together. Thank you again for inspiring us to think more systematically about leadership development and how we might improve." - The Conference Board

Fellow of the American Psychological Association 

Senior Advisor to the Future of Executive Development Forum 

Author of In Extremis Leadership: Leading as if Your Life Depended on It

Recognised as a Leadership Thought Leader by the Leader to Leader Institute 

Named a Top Leader Development Professional by Leadership Excellence