The difference between good and great leaders

What is Intelligent Disobedience?

What isIntelligent Disobedience?

Obeying all of the rules rarely generates breakthrough performance because it does not generate new approaches. Breaking the rules randomly does not work either. This is where intelligent disobedience comes in; knowing when and how to break, bend or invent new rules to get better outcomes is my passion. Espousing a higher form of ethics, intelligent disobedience seeks to surface hidden truth, and produce actions that are of higher integrity, to yield superior results.

Available March 2018The Intelligent Disobedience Book

My perspective on leadership changed in a hotel lobby in San Jose, California. I was alone, waiting for the elevator to whisk me to my room after an unusually long workday. A gentleman with a seeing eye guide dog walked up and joined the wait. That was when something extraordinary happened...