The Elephant in the Room

Day 2 – November 20 | 11:00 – 12:30

The Elephant in the Room – Understand, Manage and Prevent the Dark Side of Leadership at Work By Adrian Furnham

The idea of leadership failure and derailment has been brushed under the carpet for far too long and only now are statistics appearing on the sheer numbers who fail. However in today’s #metoo era corporate HR leaders must step up and take responsibility for understanding and preventing leadership derailment at work and offer psychological safety for employees.

This highly engaging and eye-opening masterclass will provide the latest psychiatric and clinical perspectives dark side behaviour, including:

· Recognising and coping with over-confident, narcissistic and psychopathic leaders
· Causes of leadership derailment and failure
· Corrupt corporate cultures

This is a fascinating session for anyone who has worked alongside a corporate psychopath, business narcissist or histrionic show-off! The session goes beyond the science to explain how to better understand, manage and prevent dark-side behaviour, as well as presenting advice for reducing derailment potential for yourself, your colleagues and your organisation.

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About Adrian Furnham:

Adrian is currently a Professor of Psychology at Norwegian Business School. He has lectured widely abroad and held scholarships and visiting professorships at numerous schools. He has written over 1000 scientific papers and authored 70 books. Adrian believes work is more fun than fun and considers himself to be a well-adjusted workaholic.

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