|PETER KOESTENBAUM, Ph.D., founder and Chairman of PiB and the Koestenbaum Institute, brings leadership philosophy to business people globally. Koestenbaum's Leadership Diamond® is a complete program of leadership awareness.
KOESTENBAUM, Ph.D., founder and Chairman of PiB and the Koestenbaum Institute,
brings leadership philosophy to business people globally. Koestenbaum's
Leadership Diamond® is a complete program of leadership awareness. The
Leadership Diamond® focuses on the power of depth, which leads to emphasizing
the power of free will, the ubiquitous presence of polarity and paradox,
analyzing the structure of courage, and the critical importance of understanding
systems and strategy. This leadership philosophy leverages the power of negative
experiences for clues to breakthroughs. Koestenbaum talks about the development
of the leadership mind as the key for achieving business results.
Peter Koestenbaum¹s education was in physics, music, and above all philosophy,
having earned degrees from Stanford (physics and philosophy), Harvard
(philosophy), and Boston University (philosophy) -- (B.A., M.A., and Ph.D.
respectively), but also attending the University of California (Berkeley, in
music and philosophy).
He taught for 34 years in the Philosophy Department of San Jose State
University, in California, having received the Statewide Outstanding Professor
Award. While a professor of philosophy, Peter Koestenbaum spent 25 years working
with psychologists and psychiatrists, in seminars, lectures, and books,
exploring the relationship between psychiatry and the healing potential of
His business books, available for sale in are Leadership: The Inner Side of
Greatness (also, in Spanish, Swedish, French), The Heart of Business (also in
French) and Freedom and Accountability at Work: Applying Philosophic Insight to
the Real World. Some of his philosophic books are The Vitality of Death, The New
Image of the Person, Managing Anxiety, Choosing to Love and Is There an Answer