REACH Interview Series: Tom Kolditz

Tom Kolditz had quite a few things to say about leadership! Currently, the founding Director of the Ann and John Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University, Tom is a retired Brigadier General, who led the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership at West Point for 12 years and was also Director of the Leadership Development Program at the Yale School of Management. And if that isn’t enough, among his many national and international accomplishments, Tom also happens to be an expert skydiver who served 10 years as the senior instructor for the West Point Sport Parachute Team.

Related Posts

How to Change the Subject (and Avoid Heartburn) at the Holiday Dinner Table

How to Change the Subject (and Avoid Heartburn) at the Holiday Dinner Table

It’s been several weeks now since the election, and no matter which side of the aisle you’re on, you’re probably exhausted from all the election coverage, the social media blitz, and the uncomfortable situations you may have been in with colleagues, friends, and, especially, family who, to your frustration and perhaps disbelief, supported the other side!

Read More

How to Give Advice That Has a Real Impact

How to Give Advice That Has a Real Impact

Several years ago I received advice from well-intentioned colleagues that unbeknownst to them, made me sick to my stomach.

Read More

The 1 Thing You Need to Be An Effective Global Leader, According to Carlos Ghosn

The 1 Thing You Need to Be An Effective Global Leader, According to Carlos Ghosn

Many of us have lived, worked, or studied abroad, and if you haven’t, you’ve certainly read one of the many articles describing cultural differences.

Read More

5 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Creative

5 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Creative

Most of us want to be creative – and probably much more creative than we are right now.

Read More