Bestselling Author, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, The Advantage and The Motive
Patrick Lencioni is founder and president of The Table Group, a firm dedicated to providing organizations with ideas, products and services that improve teamwork, clarity and employee engagement.
Lencioni’s passion for organizations and the people who work in them is reflected in his writing, speaking and executive consulting. He is the author of twelve best-selling books with nearly seven million copies sold. After eighteen years in print, his classic book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, remains a fixture on national best-seller lists. His most recent book, The Motive: Why So Many Leaders Abdicate Their Most Important Responsibilities, was released in February 2020. He is also the host of the popular business podcast, At The Table with Patrick Lencioni. Pat’s latest model, The Six Types of Working Genius, is designed to help people find joy and energy in their work.
The CEO who turned around Continental Airlines, PwC, Burger King, Quiznos and more
Serial turn around CEO. He turned around Continental Airlines, PwC Consulting, Burger King an Quiznos Sub and now Chairman of CCMP Capital. He serves on the board of Home Depot and ADP. Author of Right Away & All At Once: 5 Steps to Transform Your Business and Enrich Your Life
CEO, ITR Economics. Alan is a master forecaster (unprecented 94.7% accuracy) with a knack for seeing around the corner what is likely to happen based on demographic, political and economic trends. Make sure you are prepared for what will come next and use these insights to protect what you’ve built and take advantage of emerging opportunities.
Former Chairman and CEO of General Electric
Jeff Immelt is the former Chairman and CEO of General Electric, which he led for 16 years after Jack Welch. He is now a partner at NEA.
Immelt has been named one of the “World’s Best CEOs” three times by Barron’s. During his tenure as CEO, GE was named “America’s Most Admired Company” by Fortune magazine and one of “The World’s Most Respected Companies” in polls by Barron’s and the Financial Times.
Leading global expert in negotiation strategy and decision-making
For the last two decades as CEO of a boutique advisory firm, Medvec & Associates, Dr. Medvec has advised on mergers and acquisitions, partnerships and significant customer and supplier contracts. She has advised many Fortune 500 companies (including Google, J&J, Microsoft, IBM, Goldman Sachs, Blackrock and McDonalds), as well as smaller, fast-growing organizations.
Dr. Medvec is also a Professor of Management and Organizations at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and the co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Executive Women at Kellogg. She has won the Best of the Best award from YPO multiple times for the value of her presentation.
Sports Illustrated writer and Performance Analyst
This award-winning Sports Illustrated writer and author of the best-selling book What Makes Great Teams Great: How to Build Winning Cultures has interviewed the best athletes and coaches in the world over the past 20 years and identified the 16 things that the best teams and coaches do differently.