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From hero to zero—when leaders turn bad (2013)

Manfred Kets de Vries

Why are so many leaders self-destructive? How is it possible that all people, leaders included, seem normal until you know them? In this TedX presentation, Manfred Kets de Vries speaks about bad leadership.

 

TEDxAmsterdam, 2013

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