Patrick Lencioni

Patrick Lencioni

Pat is the founder of The Table Group and the author of 10 books which have sold nearly 5 million copies and been translated into more than 30 languages. The Wall Street Journal called him "one of the most in demand speakers in America." He has addressed millions of people at conferences and events around the world over the past 15 years. Pat has written for or been featured in numerous publications including Harvard Business Review, Inc., Fortune, Fast Company, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal and BusinessWeek.

As CEO, Pat spends his time writing books and articles related to leadership and organizational health, speaking to audiences interested in those topics and consulting to CEOs and their teams.

Prior to founding The Table Group, Pat worked at Bain & Company, Oracle Corporation and Sybase. Pat lives in the Bay Area with his wife and four boys.


Pat's Point Of View

Pat shares his point of view through essays on leadership and management. Preview an excerpt from his latest point of view below.

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Drafting Ideal Team Players

Today is the beginning of the NFL Draft, professional football's annual hiring extravaganza. It has become something of an obsession for NFL fans, and even for people who simply enjoy the idea of hiring and strategy. I understand the fascination: teams spend months assessing a finite pool of applicants, measuring their height, weight, speed, vertical jump, hand size (yes, that's measured), a…

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Videos

A sampling of Pat's ideas around organizational health, teamwork, leadership, employee engagement and client service.

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Articles

Articles written by Pat in various publications including Inc., The Wall Street Journal and BusinessWeek.

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Press

Press mentions of Pat, his books and The Table Group.

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