Triple Crown Leadership

Triple Crown Leadership
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Building a better brand of leadership.


Seeking a better way to lead? Here you will find advanced leadership practices for building “excellent, ethical, and enduring” organizations: the triple crown of leadership. We invite you to help us build a better brand of leadership. Implement our five advanced leadership practices in your organization. You’ll see the results with the engagement of your colleagues and on your bottom line. Join us in creating a better brand of leadership.

-Bob and Gregg Vanourek

Who are we?

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Bob Vanourek is a five-time CEO with decades of experience leading NYSE companies, including ethical and financial turnarounds, and has been named one of the Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior.

Gregg Vanourek is an entrepreneurial thought leader, speaker, and author. He has co-authored three books and has been a leader in market-leading startups and other ventures. He conducts speaking engagements and learning and development programs worldwide, and teaches at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, and Stockholm Business School.

Bob and Gregg are co-authors of Triple Crown Leadership: Building Excellent, Ethical, and Enduring Organizations (a winner of the 2013 International Book Awards, business: general). Bob and Gregg are each available as keynote speakers and leadership workshop facilitators. They share actionable tools and new insights about leadership, team-building, values, culture, and engagement for top corporations, startups, associations, non-profits, and other organizations worldwide.

Triple Crown Leadership draws upon their interviews with leaders in 61 organizations in 11 countries, including Google, Zappos, Mayo Clinic, eBay, KIPP, Ashoka, and more. Stephen R. Covey, Stephen M. R. Covey, Bill George, Dan Pink, Barry Posner, and others have endorsed the book. Bob and Gregg’s writing has been featured in/by Fast Company, American Management Association, Center for Creative Leadership, Association for Talent Development, and more.


News Alert: Leading publisher Motivational Press will publish Bob Vanourek’s next book in the Spring of 2016. Titled Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse, this unique book cites over 60 poems and prose passages with leadership messages and practical applications from Bob. For details (press release) click here.

Proud to be listed in Trust Across America‘s 1st anniversary edition of their Trust Magazine.

Most Popular Blogs:

* The 3 Questions Asked of Every Leader

* The Glorification of Busy

* 10 Leadership Myths and Half-Truths

* Your Ego Is Not Your Amigo

* Ethical Decision-Making: Simple Tests

* Your Leadership Mindset

* Culture: The Entrepreneur’s Blind Spot

* Values and Culture Key to Success (Zappos)

* A Vision of Great Leadership (Xerox)

* What Makes Mayo Clinic Great

Featured Videos:

Bob Vanourek RMAC Leadership Jam

Recent Blogs:

* Helping People Soar

* A Leadership Lightning Bolt

* Why Do You Want to Lead?

* Escaping the Stressors of Leadership

A Triple Crown Winner at Last

* The Problem with Tired Leaders


Triple Crown Leadership is a winner of the 2013 International Book Awards (“business: general”). Bob Vanourek was named one of the Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior in 2013, 2014, and 2015 by Trust Across America .

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Connect with Us:

We invite you to connect with us and join us in the quest to build a better brand of leadership.

Visit our Speaking Page to learn how to hire Bob Vanourek or Gregg Vanourek as a speaker at your next conference or leadership training event. Bob and Gregg can provide a one-hour leadership keynote, a half- or full-day leadership workshop, a multi-day leadership retreat, and more. If you are looking for an outstanding guest speaker for hire, a motivational speaker for hire, or a business speaker for hire, we hope you will consider Bob Vanourek and Gregg Vanourek.

Other Great Sites We Recommend:

Trust Across America – Trust Around the World

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