Dr. Gleb Tsipursky
CEOCompany: Disaster Avoidance Experts
Role: Podcast Presenter / Session Presenter
2019 Conference Session:
Crossing the Great Divides: What to Do When the Culture Wars Enter the Workplace
Post: Podcast Ep. 7 – Solving Tribalism in the Workplace Through Emotional and Social Intelligence
2019 Conference Session: Student Success Factors and the Race Gap (S2-J)
2020 Conference Session: Including Cognitive Diversity: A Missing Link in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (SEM-A)
2021 Conference Session: No Guilt, No Shame: The Science and Practice of Empowering People with Privilege to Be Active DEI Allies in the Workplace (S2-E)
An internationally-renowned thought leader known as “The Disaster Avoidance Expert,” Dr. Gleb Tsipursky is on a mission to protect leaders from dangerous judgment errors known as cognitive biases, which devastate bottom lines and bring down high-flying careers. His expertise and passion are in developing the most effective and profitable decision-making strategies, based on cutting-edge behavioral economics and cognitive neuroscience, to empower leaders to avoid business disasters and maximize their bottom lines. Learn more at https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/glebtsipursky/
The best-selling author of several books, Gleb is best known for his national bestseller, “Never Go with Your Gut: How Pioneering Leaders Make the Best Decisions and Avoid Business Disasters” (Career Press, 2019), the first book to focus on cognitive biases in business leadership and reveal how leaders can overcome dangerous judgment errors effectively. He also wrote “The Blindspots Between Us: How to Overcome Unconscious Cognitive Bias and Build Better Relationships” (New Harbinger, April 2020), the first book to focus on cognitive biases in professional and personal relationships. His new book is “Resilience: Adapt and Plan for the New Abnormal of the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic” (Changemakers Books, 2020). It helps organizations and individuals navigate the major disruption of the pandemic and succeed in the post-pandemic world. Get more information at https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/author-page/
His cutting-edge thought leadership was featured in more than 550 articles he published and over 450 interviews he gave to popular venues that include Fast Company, Entrepreneur, CBS News, Time, Scientific American, Psychology Today, The Conversation, Business Insider, Government Executive, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Inc. Magazine, and many others. See them at https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/media/
Gleb’s expertise comes from over 20 years of consulting, coaching, speaking, and training for businesses and nonprofits. He serves as the CEO of the boutique consulting, coaching, and training firm Disaster Avoidance Experts, which uses a proprietary methodology based on groundbreaking research to help leaders and organizations maximize their bottom lines by addressing potential threats, seizing unexpected opportunities, and resolving persistent personnel problems. His clients include Aflac, Fifth Third Bank, Honda, International Coaches Federation, Ohio Hospitals Association, National Association of Women Business Owners, The Society for Human Resource Management, Wells Fargo, World Wildlife Fund, Xerox, and more than a hundred others to achieve outstanding client results. Learn more at https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/about.
His expertise also comes from his teaching background and research as a behavioral economist and cognitive neuroscientist studying the psychology of decision-making in business and other contexts. He spent over 15 years in academia, including seven years as a professor at the Ohio State University and, before that, a fellow at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. His dozens of peer-reviewed academic publications have appeared in many well-respected scholarly journals.
A highly in-demand international speaker, Gleb has over two decades of professional speaking experience across North America, Europe, and Australia. He gets top marks from audiences for his highly facilitative, interactive, and humor-filled speaking style and the way he thoroughly customizes speeches for diverse audiences. Learn more about his speaking and see videos at https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/speaking/
Dr. Tsipursky earned his PhD in the history of behavioral science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2011, his MA at Harvard University in 2004, and his BA at New York University in 2002. He lives in and travels from Columbus, Ohio. In his free time, he enjoys tennis, hiking and playing with his two cats and, most importantly, he makes sure to spend abundant quality time with his wife to avoid disasters in his personal life.
Learn more about him at https://DisasterAvoidanceExperts.com/GlebTsipursky, contact him at Gleb@DisasterAvoidanceExperts.com, and follow him on Instagram @dr_gleb_tsipursky and Twitter @gleb_tsipursky. Most importantly, help yourself to avoid disasters and maximize success, and get a free copy of the “Assessment on Dangerous Judgment Errors in the Workplace” by signing up for his free Wise Decision Maker Course at https://DisasterAvoidanceExperts.com/Subscribe.