Robin Dreeke: Spycraft and the Leadership Code of Trust

If you’re curious to hear what spycraft, leadership, and building strong relationships have in common, keep listening. Author, speaker and former FBI agent Robin Dreeke used to recruit spies for a living so he knows how to create a relationship and build trust with all kinds of people! Today Robin and I talk about how to shift the focus from yourself to others, the 6 signs to predicting behavior and inspiring trust, and how to avoid manipulation in sales or leadership by understanding also the crucial difference between convincing someone and inspiring someone. Stay tuned for a refreshing take on understanding human behavior and how that understanding can lead to rich relationships and phenomenal success.

Key Takeaways:

  • Shift the focus from yourself and validate without judging. Validation doesn’t mean you agree, it means you seek to understand.
  • Transparency is the key to ensure there is no manipulation or expectation of reciprocity. That’s great leadership
  • Always take full accountability for your actions first when things go sideways.
  • Don’t allow yourself to be collateral damage for other people’s insecurities.

You cannot have a great conversation where someone is going to be inspired to share information with you unless they trust you.  —  Robin Dreeke

About Robin Dreeke: Robin Dreeke is a best-selling author, professional speaker, trainer, facilitator, and retired FBI Special Agent and Chief of the Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program. Robin has taken his life’s work of recruiting spies and broken down the art of leadership, communication, and relationship building into Five Steps to TRUST and Six Signs of who you can TRUST. Since 2010, Robin has been working with large corporations as well as small companies in every aspect of their business. Whether it is newly promoted leaders, executives, sales teams, or customer relations, Robin has crafted his People Formula for quick results and maximum success.

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