Articles & News


Read the latest news and and articles regarding Lee and his book, Leading with Honor -


1/30/2017 - Podcast Interview (ChaosCast Radio)

Interview with Lee Ellis, 5-Year Vietnam POW, Consultant on Leadership


01/09/2017 - Blog Article (Christian Leadership Alliance CLA)

Three Strategic Tips for Living in the Balance of Leadership Paradox

1/6/2017 - Radio Interview (Chris Fabry Live)

Lee Ellis Talks Leadership and Engaging with Honor

12/16/2016 - Magazine Article (

5 Surefire Ways to Inspire Others More Deeply and Powerfully Next Year


12/9/2016 - Book Review (ReaderViews)

Book Review - Engage with Honor


12/5/2016 - Podcast Interview (Knowledge for Men)

Lee Ellis: How to Build a Culture of Courageous Accountability


11/23/2016 - Magazine Article (Dasein News Brazil)

Building a Winning Culture Through Honorable Leadership


11/22/2016 - Podcast Interview (Kathy & Mo)

What My Experience as a Vietnam POW Gave Me


11/18/2016 - Magazine Article (Forbes)

4 Leadership Lessons From 1,955 Days As A POW

11/18/2016 - Award Announcement (Best Book Awards)

Engage with Honor Book: Finalist - Business: Management & Leadership Category

Engage with Honor Book: Finalist - Best Cover Design: Non-Fiction

Announcement Link

11/11/2016 - Podcast Interview (Marietta Stories)

Georgia Farm Boy to War Hero, Lee Ellis


11/8/2016 - Radio Interview (Political Storm)

John Interviews Lee Ellis on the Presidential Election

11/7/2016 - Web Article (Money for Lunch)

Six Obstacles to Healthy Team Accountability

11/7/2016 - Web Article (Hitched Magazine)

7 Codes to Creating a Strong, Healthy Happy Relationship


11/2/2016 - Web Article (HR Daily Advisor)

Make Accountability a Normal Part of Your Business Success Plan


11/1/2016 - Newsletter Article (Smart Supervisions)

Courageous Accountability: Developing Millennials for the Future


10/4/2016 - Web Article ( Excellence Essentials)

Restoring a Culture of Honor: Leaders Must Go First in Today's Workforce


10/2/2016 - Blog Article (Chicago Woman)

7 Ways to Restore Honor in Today's Election Cycle


9/30/2016 - Industry Magazine (Dasein News)

Get Inspired - Leadership Questions with Lee Ellis


9/30/2016 - Blog Article (Christian Leadership Alliance)

How Faith-Filled Leaders Can Take a Courageous Stand in Today's Culture


9/28/2016 - Print Interview (Dasein News Brazil)

Q&A with Lee Ellis on Current Leadership Issues (Portuguese)


9/26/2016 - Podcast Interview (Bob Brooks Prudent Money)

What Makes a Good Leader? Prudent Money Show

9/26/2016 - Magazine Article (Home Business)

7 Ways to Restore Honor in Today's Election Cycle


9/25/2016 - Editorial News Article (The Augusta Chronicle)

A Call to Courage: POWs Survival is an Instructional Tale of Character and Commitment


9/22/2016 - Radio Interview (KID Radio)

Lee Ellis Discusses Cultural Issues in Accountability


9/21/2016 - News Article (The Augusta Chronicle)

Retired Air Force Col. Lee Ellis was the featured speaker at the Society of Human Resources Management's Georgia State Council Conference.

9/20/2016 - Web Article (HBR Canada)

Is Accountability a Modern Problem?


9/18/2016 - Keynote Video Clip (Truth at Work)

America's Best Hope Conference - Col Lee Ellis


9/15/2016 - Web Article (AlleyWatch)

Overlooking Accountability Can Trip Up Your Startup


9/14/2016 - News Article (The Journal Gazette)

Leaders Should Set Standard for Integrity, Professor Says


9/13/2016 - Radio Interview (Intrepid.Media)

Col. Lee Ellis - Are You an Honorable Businessperson?


9/9/2016 - Web Article (Elite Daily)

4 Toxic Habits That Are Ruining Your Relationship


9/7/2016 - Web Article (Multibriefs)

Making Use of Your Business-Building Advantage


9/7/2016 - Magazine Article (Forbes Online)

Has Accountability Died In Our Culture? Reviving It, Courageously


8/27/2016 - Book Review (Small Business Trends)

"Engage with Honor" Takes Leadership Lessons from Unlikely Experience


8/25/2016 - Radio Interview (New Life FM)

Col Lee Ellis Talks about Life and Leadership Accountability


8/25/2016 - Magazine Article (Networking Times)

Courageous Accountability - How to Develop Millennial Leaders


8/22/2016 - Magazine Article (Entrepreneur Magazine)

The 9C's of Entrepreneurial Success


8/22/2016 - Podcast Interview (Ready for Takeoff Podcast)

Vietnam F-4 POW Colonel Lee Ellis


8/8/2016 - Magazine Article (The CEO Magazine)

Two Strategies for Avoid the Downward Trend in Honorable Leadership


7/26/2016 - Blog Article (IT Business Edge)

Further Insights from a Former POW Turned Business Advisor


7/19/2016 - Blog Article (IT Business Edge)

Courageous Leadership: Advice from a Former Prisoner of War


7/8/2016 - News Article (The Journal Gazette)

Retired Colonel Saw Leadership Through POW Experiences


7/4/2016 - Print and Online Article (HR Excellence Essentials)

Courageous Accountability: Developing Millennials for the Future

6/30/2016 - Print Interview (TownHall)

The Importance of Honor, Acccountability: Lessons from a Former Vietnam POW


6/15/2016 - Magazine Article (Dasein News, Brazil)

The Critical Balance Between Leadership Strategy and Execution


6/2/2016 - News Article (Aztec 21)

Lee Ellis in his Forthcoming Book, "Engage With Honor"


5/23/2016 - Endorsement Mention (PR Newswire)

New Leadership Book Uncovers "Why Leaders Fail"


4/4/2016 - Blog Series (115th Fighter Wing Official Blog)

News Article - Mother and USAF Public Affairs Leader Creates ‘Leading with Honor’ Blog Training Series

Leadership Series - Serving with Honor


3/17/0016 - TV Interview (WBIR NBC Affiliate)

RetroWeekend Welcomes Col Lee Ellis


2/22/2016 - News Article (FrongPage Mag)

Black Patriot Down: Fred Cherry Defied Communist Torture and Leftist Stereotypes


2/18/2016 - Presentation Infographic (SlideShare)

Find and Balance Your Leadership Tilt to Achieve Your Goals


2/16/2016 - Podcast Interview (The Nixon Foundation)

Col Ellis on Leadership and Captivity as a POW


2/1/2016 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

How to Integrate Intuition Skills Into Day-to-Day Leadership


1/21/2016 - Blog Articles (Truax Live - 115th Fighter Wing Blog)

Serving with Honor - Leadership Series


1/16/2016 - Magazine Article (Dasein News, Brazil)

The Risk and Rewards of Telling the Truth in Leadership 


1/8/2016 - Radio Interview (Discover Your Talent)

Lee Ellis Interview - How Did You Start Using Your Talents


12/28/2015 - Web Article (Christian Leadership Alliance)

The Value of Accountability


12/10/2015 - Podcast Interview (Discover Your Talent, Do What You Love)

Interview with Lee Ellis - Aligning People, Passion, and Purpose


12/1/2015 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Stick to Telling Truth Even When It's Difficult

11/21/2015 - Article and Interview (Air Force Public Affairs)

Video Interview with "Veterans in Blue" Series - Lee Shares His Story

10/13/2015 - News Article (The Nucleus)

Former Pilot, POW to Give Motivational Speech


10/7/2015 - Web Article ( - HR)

How to clarify leadership potential and growth through natural behavior


9/30/2015 - Web Article ( - HR)

Results or Relationship minded? How to balance your leadership priorities


9/23/2015 - Web Article ( - HR)

Leadership development: A Q&A with Lee Ellis


9/17/2015 - Web Article (Gathering of Eagles Foundation)

Col Lee Ellis Receives Gathering of Eagles Honor/Award


9/15/2015 - Magazine Article (Dasein News, Brazil)

Four Techniques to Avoid an Unhealthy Business Culture and Reputation

8/31/2015 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Effective Leadership Hinging on Learning to Listen, Engage 


8/13/2015 - TV Interview (Fox and Friends)

Former POW Slams Writer Who Claims Flag is Racist


7/22/2015 - Web Article (Air Force Link)

POW Visits Pentagon Tribute Section, Reminisces About Hard Times


7/20/2015 - TV Interview (CNN News with Brooke Baldwin)

Former POW Lee Ellis Responds to Trump's Comments Regarding McCain



7/14/2015 - Blog Talk Interview (World Positive Thinkers Radio)

Fighter Pilot Talks About Leadership


6/5/2015 - News Article and Video Interview (Montgomery Advertiser)

Eagles: Pilots, Prisoners, and Peacekeepers


6/1/2015 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

To Survive Tough Times, It Takes Going Deep and Going Long 


5/30/2015 - Magazine Article (Dasein News, Brazil)

Three Leadership Steps to Restoring Healthy Accountability in Your Culture


4/9/2015 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Follow These Leadership Steps, and See Positive Results


3/3/2015 - News Article (U.S. Air Force)

Vietnam War Veterans Honored During Ceremony at AF Memorial

3/2/2015 - TV Interview (Air Force Times)

Operation Rolling Thunder Remembered - 50 Years Later


2/1/2015 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

With a Succession Process, You're Better Prepared for Future Growth


2/1/2015 - Industry Article (Dasein News)

The Contrast of Faith vs Reality - Balancing Your Leadership Vision for the New Year


1/7/2015 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Overcoming Leadership Barriers in 2015: Three Lessons from Unbroken


1/6/2015 - News Article (Omaha World-Herald)

Ex-Vietnam War POW, In a Visit to Nebraska, Reflects on the Leaders Who Helped Him Survive


12/29/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Healing the Toxic Leader


12/16/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Christmas in the POW Camps and Clarifying Your Culture


12/13/2014 - TV Interview (Fox and Friends)

Former Vietnam POW Talks CIA Interrogation Report


11/10/2014 - Magazine Article (Speaker Magazine)

Cracking the Emotional Shell of Your Audience: Courageous Vietnam POW Leaders Show the Way

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Online Access Version (Page 16) - Click Here


11/6/2014 - Newsletter Article (Dasein News) - Page 5

Working with Dysfunctional Dominant Personalities: How to Identify the Symptoms and Patterns


11/5/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Team Cohesion: Three Leadership Steps to Better Camaraderie


11/4/2014 - Web Article (Southeastern Tourism Society)

Listening to Your Leadership Gut--Refine Your Intuition Skills


11/1/2014 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Low Emotional Intelligence? Here are Four Effective Ways to Boost Your EQ


10/20/2014 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Authentic Leadership - Three Foundational Elements for Knowing Yourself


10/17/2014 - News Article (U.S. News & World Report)

Georgia's On Their Minds - The Peach State Senate Campaign is tight as a drum and could head to a January Run-off


10/10/2014 - TV Interview (KMBC 9, Kansas City MO)

Ramos Recruits: Son Tay Raiders Reunion


10/6/2014 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and the Political Season: How All Leaders Can Discern Deceit and Restore Truth


10/3/2014 - News Article (The Palatka Daily News)

Former Prisoner of War Knows How to Handle Tough Times


10/2/2014 - News Article (KCTV 5, Kansas City MO)

Veterans of the Son Tay Raid to Reunite in KC


10/2/2014 - News Article (The Kansas City Star)

Veterans of the Son Tay Raid to Reunite in KC


10/2/2014 - News Article (The Republic, Indiana)

Vietnam Vets who Took Part in the Failed Raid to Free Prisoners of War Reunite in Kansas City


10/2/2014 - News Article (White County News)

Former Prisoner of War Knows How to Handle Tough Times


9/25/2014 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Succession Planning: Avoiding Costly Mistakes


9/22/2014 - Newspaper Article (Florida Times-Union)

Former POW Uses Principles Learned Imprisoned to Help Other Develop Leadership Skills


9/18/2014 - Radio Interview (KWCK Country Morning Show, Searcy AR)

Lee Ellis Talks Leadership at Harding University


9/16/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Assessing Leadership Potential in Yourself and Others


9/10/2014 - Advertisement/Announcement (CheckPoints Magazine)

Lee Ellis Congratulates the US Air Force Academy on 60 Year of Service (Page 9)


9/9/2014 - News Article (Daily Citizen, Searcy AR)

Ellis to Kick Off Distinguished Lecture Series


9/3/2014 - TV Interview (Fox 5 D.C.)

Analysis on Leadership: Will the U.S. Fight ISIS in Syria/Iraq?


9/1/2014 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

How to Balance Your Leadership Priorities and Get People to Follow


8/25/2014 - Web Article/Interview (Z Politics)

Former POW Lee Ellis Comments on the GAO Report on Bowe Bergdahl


8/15/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership, Lying, and Breaking the Honor Code


8/12/2014 - News Article (Stars and Stripes)

Exclusive: Vietnam POW Returns to the Hanoi Hilton in Search of Closure


8/7/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Emotional Intelligence


7/29/2014 - Web Article (Leadership Advisors)

Mission or Poeple: How to Strike the Best Balance in Your Leadership


7/27/2014 - News Interview (News 13, Orlando)

Price of War is Even Higher for POWs


7/15/2014 - TV Interview (Arise America)

Bowe Bergdahal Back on Duty with Lee Ellis


7/15/2014 - Radio Interview (WIND AM 630 Chicago)

Lee Discusses Bowe Bergdahl's Return and Reintegration

7/4/2014 - OpEd Article (San Diego Union)

Using Truth to Lead with Honor


6/30/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Freeing the Captives - How to Confront Your Personal Leadership Barriers


6/29/2014 - News Article (WTOC Channel 11, Savannah GA)

Former Vietnam POW Speaks on Leadership in Savannah


6/25/2014 - Podcast Interview (Vietnam Veteran News)

Lee Ellis - Former POW Gives Leadership Advice

6/24/2014 - Radio Interview (WTKS AM1290 - Savannah GA)

Leadership Then and Now: A Conversation with Lee Ellis


6/24/2014 - News Article (Savannah Morning News)

Former Vietnam War POW Talks Leadership in Savannah


6/9/2014 - News Article (Investors Business Daily)

Robinson Risner Rose to Torturous Challenge as POW


6/2/2014 - TV Interview (CBS This Morning)

Ex-POW on the Challenge of Coming Home After Captivity


6/1/2014 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

The VA Debacle, and Four Steps to Help All Leaders Focus on the Right Goals


5/28/2014 - News Article/Radio Interview (Federal News Radio)

Courageous Leadership Inspires Former POW to Overcome Fear, Lead Others


5/22/2014 - Book Review (TwoTen Magazine)

Quarterly Review: Leading with Honor


5/20/2014 - Web Article (HR Hero)

8 Leadership Lessons from a Former POW


5/9/2014 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Identifying the Four D's in Dysfunctional Leaders


5/7/2014 - Web Interview (The Parnassus Group)

Interview with Lee Ellis - Author and Patriot


5/2/2014 - Radio Interview (The Martha Zoller Show)

Leading with Honor, Leadership, and Benghazi


4/27/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

4 Superhero Ways to Show Courage in Leadership


4/25/2014 - News Interview (WHKY-TV 14, Hickory NC)

Leading with Honor - Lee Ellis Interview


4/22/2014 - News Article (Montgomery Advertiser)

Former POW Shares Story at Maxwell AFB


4/16/2014 - News Article (SPAR Point Group)

What's the Game-Changer at SPAR International 2014?


4/16/2014 - News Artcle (Hickory Record)

Leadership Series Continues at LRC - Lee Ellis


4/9/2014 - Blog Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Four Superhero Ways to Show Courage in Leadership


4/7/2014 - News Article (Sheppard AFB News)

Ellis, Former POW to Speak at Sheppard Wingman Day


4/7/2014 - Blog Article/Infographic (Linked2Leadership)

Leadership Freedom Checklist - Where Are You on the Journey?


4/1/2014 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Developing Next Generation Leaders is a Critical Step to Future Success


3/30/2014 - Newspaper Article (Sunday Times, Singapore)

POWs 5 1/2 Years in Hanoi Hell

POWs 5 1/2 Years in Hanoi Hell (Asia One Link)


3/17/2014 - OpEd Article (San Antonio Express-News)

Return to Vietnam Evokes Anger, Gratitude


3/17/2014 - Web Article (SPAR Point Group)

Leading with Honor--Do You Have What It Takes?


3/5/2014 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Leadership Intuition


3/3/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

The Epiphany to Growth and Prosperity: 3 Ways to Lead Higher


2/28/2014 - News Article (Frontpage Mag)

Lessons on the Left from the Hanoi Hilton


2/18/2014 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Adams & Jefferson Leadership Traits


2/16/2014 - TV Interview (C-SPAN Q&A with Brian Lamb)

Lee Ellis Talks About Leadership and His Vietnam POW Experience


2/6/2014 - News Article (Clarion Ledger)

Leading with Honor: Vietnam Vet Talks About Experiences as a POW


2/3/2014 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Adams and Jefferson Leadership Traits: Which One Was the Better Leader?


2/2/2014 - Webcast (C-Span 3)

Surviving the Vietnam War


1/19/2014 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership, Soaring, and Embracing the Power of Belief


1/15/2014 - Blog Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Pay It Forward


1/1/2014 - Survey Results (FreedomStar Media)

2013 State of Leadership Survey - Results


12/23/2013 - Radio Interview (Bill Bennett's Morning in America)

What Leaders in America Need the Most, and A Story of Christmas Past


12/20/2013 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

The Paradox and Faith vs. Reality: What's Your Leadership Vision for the New Year?


12/20/2013 - News Article (Thunder Roads Magazine)

Woodring Wall of Honor Dedication Veteran's Weekend


12/11/2013 - News Article (KOLR TV10 News)

Vietnam POW Joins Us on Daybreak Thursday


12/8/2013 - News Article (KRZK-FM 106.3)

'Teach-In' Featuring POW at College of the Ozarks


12/5/2013 - News Article (

CofO "Teach-In" to Feature Former POW


12/4/2013 - News Article (Springfield News Leader)

Vietnam POW to Speak at College of the Ozarks

12/3/2013 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Courageous Accountability


11/15/2013 -Delaware County News Network

Nation Stops to Observe and Honor Those Who Served on Veterans Day


11/11/2013 - TV News Report (KFOR Channel 4, OK)

Enid Dedicated Vietnam Memorial Wall on Veterans Day


11/11/2013 - News Article (ABC Channel 8, Tulsa OK)

Veterans Day: Events and Ceremonies


11/11/2013 - News Article (News on 6, Oklahoma)

Veterans Day: Events and Ceremonies Around Nation


11/11/2013 - News Article (Fox 23, OK)

Veterans Day Ceremonies Scheduled in Oklahoma


11/11/2013 - News Article (KRMG News Talk Radio)

Former POW Speaks at Veterans Day Event


11/11/2013 - News Article ( 

Veterans Day Ceremonies Scheduled in Oklahoma


11/11/2013 - News Article (KSWO Channel 7, OK)

Former POW Dedicates Veterans Memorial in Enid


11/11/2013 - News Article (Oklahoma News 9)

Veterans Day in Oklahoma


11/11/2013 - News Article (AP News)

Former POW Speaks at Veterans Day Event


11/11/2013 - News Article (KOSU Radio)

Woodring Wall of Honor's Retirement and Dedication Ceremony


11/11/2013 - Industry Article (Dasein News)

What Does a War Hero Have to Teach Businessmen?


11/10/2013 - TV News Report (KFOR Channel 4, OK)

Enid Dedicating Vietnam Memorial Wall on Veterans Day


11/10/2013 - News Article (Enid News)

Remebering: Ceremonies today and Monday Honor Veterans


11/6/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

3 Ways Older Leaders Can Renew Their Value


11/6/2013 - News Article (KFOR Channel 4, OK)

Enid Hosts Special Veterans Day Dedication Featuring Col. Lee Ellis


11/5/2013 - Interview Article (Encontro)

Fear Knocks Leaders: An Interview with Lee Ellis


11/5/2013 - Web Article (

Leadership Lessons from an American Prisoner of War


11/4/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

3 Ways that Older Leaders Can Renew Their Value


10/30/0013 - Magazine Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Checking Your Organizational Pulse: Four Healthy Ways to Improve Business Reputation and Results


10/30/2013 - News Article (L.A. Times)

J. Robinson Risner dies at 88; leader of Hanoi Hilton prisoners


10/26/2013 - News Article (Enid News)

Dedication: "There Will Be a Lot of Wet Eyes on November 11th"


10/1/2013 - Magazine Article (Speaker Magazine)

Free Your Mind Beyond Your Circumstances


9/27/2013 - News Article (Paraiba, Brazil)

Lee Ellis Lecture to Brazilian Business Executives


9/27/2013 - OpEd Article (The Hill)

Americans Clamor for Presidential Leadership with Syria


9/26/2013 - Book Review (Blog de Jamildo, Brazil)

We Need Leaders Who Are Committed to Lead with Honor

Link - English Translation


9/24/2013 - Magazine Article (Exame Magazine, Brazil)

What a War Hero Has to Teach Businessmen


9/12/2013 - News Article (Blog de Jamildo, Brazil)

Lee Ellis' First Visit to Brazil will Speak in Belo Horizonte and Recife


9/6/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Results vs. Relationships: Finding Your Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


8/29/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

How to Avoid Two Dangerous Trip in Leadership: Listen and Engage


8/30/2013 - Interview Article (Dasein News, Brazil)

Lee Ellis Talks Bravery, Competence, and Trust This September


8/29/2013 - Coaching Article (Smart Business Magazine)

Take These Three Steps to Restore the Practice of Healthy Accountability


8/24/2013 - News Article (Gannett News Leader)

Former POW's Advice to College of the Ozarks Students: Focus


8/23/2013 - News Report (KLOR TV - Branson)

Former POW Share Principles with College Students


8/22/2013 - News Article (The Republic - Columbus, IN)

Former Vietnam POW to Greet New Students at College of the Ozarks


8/20/2013 - Web Article (Dasein Search Consultants)

Take a Risk--Help Someone Else


8/15/2013 - Book Review and Interview (Wounded Warrior After Action Report)

Leading with Honor - Lessons from Vietnam for Today's Warriors (Page 16)


8/7/2013 - Opinion-Editorial Column (The Hill)

Washington Needs a Real Shot of Courage


8/5/2013 - News Article (

Alpharetta Honors 'Old Soldiers' - Annual Parade Draws Crowds


8/1/2013 - Periodical Article (Journal for Quality and Participation)

Understanding Your Leadership Balance (Page 4)


7/31/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

How to Avoid Two Dangerous Traps in Leadership--Listen and Engage


7/18/2013 - Web Article (Blind Dogg Books)

Interview With An American Hero


7/17/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

On Leaders and Accountability - Part 6 in the Series


7/16/2013 - News Article (Enid News and Eagle)

Former POW is Featured Speaker for Upcoming Eagle Awards

7/15/2013 - Web Article (AG Professional)

Leading with Honor--Do You Have What It Takes?


7/9/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leaders and Difficult Decisions: The Syrian Crisis Scenarios?


7/4/2013 - Radio Interview (Global Leaders Radio)

Marketing, Leadership, and Living the Dream! 


7/1/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leaders and Accountability (Part 6): How to Take Action When Expectations Aren't Met


6/12/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

On Leaders and Accountability - Part 6


6/11/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Edward Snowden: Courageous Leader, or Lack of Morals and Accountability


6/6/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leaders and Accountability: Celebrating the Big Payoff


5/24/2013 - News Article (Fox News Channel)

Former Vietnam POWs Commemorate Nixon Dinner 40 Years Ago


5/23/2013 - News Article (Washington Post)

Nixon Presidential Library Hosts Reunion for 200 POWs


5/23/2013 - News Article (Los Angeles Times)

A Reunion of Vietnam POWs


5/23/2013 - News Article (CBS Los Angeles)

Vietnam POWs Gather at Nixon Library for Reunion


5/23/2013 - News Article (Associated Press - AP)

Nixon Library Hosts Reunion for Vietnam POWs


5/16/2013 - Web Article (Corporate Real Estate Group)

Results vs. Relationships: Finding Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


5/14/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leaders: How to Dig Deep and Treasure Your Trials


5/14/2013 - Web Article (Triangle Business Journal)

Vietnam POW Shares Leadership Wisdom with Rex Healthcare


4/25/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

When Businesses Grow But Leaders Don't: Become a Conductor


4/15/2013 - News Article (AfterBurner News)

POW Recalls Hidden Treasures in Lessons Learned

4/8/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Build Trust


4/4/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leaders and Accountability: How Mentoring and Coaching Builds Trust


4/4/2013 - News Article (Springfield News Leader)

Vietnam POW Recounts Struggles, Lessons


3/29/2013 - Historical Footage/Interviews (NBC News)

U.S. Troops, POWs Leave Vietnam - March 29, 1973


3/26/2013 - Interview Article (Leadership Advisors)

Q&A on Leadership with Lee Ellis


3/21/2013 - OpEd Article (The Washington Times)

ELLIS: Returning Home with Honor


3/20/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

When Businesses Grow but Leaders Don't - ERP Orchestration


3/14/2013 - Web Article (OSP Magazine)

You Know You're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?


3/14/2013 - News Article (Yahoo News)

40 Years After Flight to Freedom, McCain Urges Vietnam Reforms


3/13/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Leading with Honor


3/11/2013 - Press Release (ForeWord Reviews)

Leading with Honor - 2012 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards

(Finalist - Business and Economics Category)


3/11/2013 - News Article (Tampa Tribune)

Altman: Former POWs Honed Courage, Leadership at Hanoi Hilton


3/6/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Results Vs. Relationships


3/6/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leaders and Accountability (Part 3): Cheating Scandal at Harvard and Clarifying Expectations


3/1/2013 - News Article (Academy Spirit - Pages 8-9)

Courage in the Face of Adversity


2/27/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Treasure Your Trials


2/25/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

You Know You're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?


2/22/2013 - News Article (USAFA Website)

POW Talks about "Hidden Treasure" During NCLS


2/22/2013 - News Article (Academy Spirit - Page 6)

NCLS Speaker - "There was hidden treasure in the trials of being a POW"


2/14/2013 - Web Article (Manufacturing Practices)

Working with Dysfunctional Dominant Personalities


2/14/2013 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leaders and Accountability (Part 2): Crucial to Life and the Superbowl


2/12/2013 - News Article (U.S. Department of Defense)

Operation Homecoming for Vietnam POWs Marks 40 Years

2/7/2013 - News Article (Hilltop Times)

Power in Perspective for Former POWs


2/7/2013 - West Point Pointer View Magazine

Vietnam POW Speaks to Class of 2014 on Leadership


2/6/2013 - News Article (U.S. Army Website)

Ellis, former Vietnam POW, Addresses West Point Class on Leadership


2/6/2013 - News Article (U.S. Air Force Website)

AF Chief of Staff Releases 2013 Reading List


1/25/2013 - News Article (Deseret News)

Memories Resurface for Vietnam War Heroes at Hanoi Hilton Exhibit


1/25/2013 - TV Interview (KSL TV - Salt Lake City, UT)

Former POWs Recall Experience in Vietnam at 'Hanoi Hilton'


1/21/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leaders: How to Fight and Win in the New Year (Part 1)


1/15/2013 - Practical Article (Journey for Quality and Participation - Jan 2013)

Understanding Your Leadership Balance


1/2/2013 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership and Accountability: Notes from the Cliff


12/25/2012 - Op-Ed Article (Washington Examiner)

Christmas in the Hanoi Hilton


12/21/2012 - Print Article (HFMA Georgia Scroll)

Results vs. Relationships (page 20)


12/21/2012 - Web Article (The North Carolina Engineer)

You Know You're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?


12/20/2012 - Web Article (The Virginia Engineer)

You Know You're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?


12/14/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leadership Effectiveness: Living Passion and Persistance in My Work

12/13/2012 - Op-Ed Article (The Daily Caller)

A Deficit of Courage


12/12/2012 - Web Article (OSP Magazine)

Results vs. Relationships: Finding Your Balance on the Relationship Seesaw


12/10/2012 - Book Review and Interview (Outcomes Magazine, CLA)

Leading with Honor - Lee Ellis Shares Leadership Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton


12/3/2012 - Book Review (

Book Review: Leading with Honor


12/2/2012 - News Article (Tampa Bay Times)

Former POW Lee Ellis Book-Signing


11/28/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leaders: How to Fight for Clarity


11/27/2012 - News Article (Access North Georgia)

Vietnam POW, Author to Speak at RMA


11/20/2012 - News Article (Appen Newspaper - North Fulton)

Veteran Shares Stories, Lessons of War


11/2/2012 - News Article (Wall Street Journal MarketWatch)

Former POW, Mighty 8th Media Share International Book Award


11/1/2012 - Book Review (Air and Space Journal)

Leading with Honor: Leadership Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton

10/31/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Working with Dysfunctional Dominant Personalities


10/28/2012 - Print Article (Charlotte Observer Newspaper)


10/25/2012 - Print Article (CountyLine Magazine)

With Courage, You Can Do Anything


10/14/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leadership Deception: Not Taking the Easy Way Out


10/10/2012 - Web Article (Pulse Legal Newsletter)

Finding Your Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


10/8/2012 - Web Article (BubbleLife Grapevine iReporter)

Retired Colonel and Former Prisoner of Vietnam War Speaks to Grapevine Rotary About Leadership


10/1/2012 - Personal Article (Leadership Excellence)

Results/Relationships - Finding the Right Balance (Page 10)


9/26/2012 - Web Article (Exchange Magazine)

Results vs. Relationships - Finding Your Balance on the Relationship Seesaw


9/21/2012 - Print Article (HFMA Georgia Scroll)

In Tough Times, Treasure Your Trials (page 16)


9/14/2012 - Book Summary (USA Book News)

Leading with Honor - Award-Winning Title


9/11/2012 - Web Article (Buckhead View)

BBA to Hear Air Force Vet, POW, Leadership Author


9/6/2012 - Web Article (Promotional Consultant Today)

Results vs. Relationships

9/5/2012 - Web Article (Promotional Consultant Today)

Finding Your Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


9/1/2012 - Magazine Article (OnPatrol Magazine - USO - Fall 2012)

Learning Leadership in Hanoi. To receive a free subscription to ON★PATROL, please email or call 1-877-9ON-PATROL (1-877-966-7287).


8/20/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

On Leadership, Timeless Ideas, and New Packaging


8/20/2012 - Web Article (

What about Your Emotional Intelligence?


8/19/2012 - Web Article (

Two Books Millenials Aren't About to Read (but Should)


8/16/2012 - Web Article (The Organized Executive's Blog)

Results vs. Relationships: Find Your Balance on the Relationship Seesaw


8/13/2012 - Leadership Article (SurgiStrategies for Outpatient Healthcare)

Results vs. Relationships: Finding Your Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


8/12/2012 - Leadership Article (Furniture World)

Results vs Relationships: Finding Your Balance on the Leadership Seesaw


8/08/2012 - Web Announcement (North Hall Middle School)

Lee Ellis Speaks to Faculty at North Hall Middle School


8/1/2012 - Magzine Article (OTC Beauty Magazine)

In Tough Times, Treasure Your Trials (August 2012 Issue, Page 64)


7/27/2012 - Radio News Report (News Talk 1150 WHBY)

Vietnam POW Tells Story at EAA Air Venture


7/24/2012 - Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leadership Challenge: What is the Honorable Leadership Response?


7/14/2012 - News Article (Orange County Business Journal)

Hanoi Hilton to Pacific Club


7/13/2012 - Leadership Web Article (Linked2Leadership)

"On Leadership, Determination, and Consistent Effort"


7/12/2012 - Print and Web Article (OSP Magazine)

"Leading with Honor - Do You Have What It Takes?"


7/12/2012 - Print and Web Article (Wellness Magazine)

"Your Know Your're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?"



7/10/2012 - Personal Article (Performance 360 Magazine)

"Lead with Honor - Do You Have What It Takes?" (Page 20)


07/05/2012 - Personal Article (Leadership Excellence)

"Lead with Honor - Do You Have What It Takes?" (Page 19)


7/4/2012 - Editorial Article (The Washington Times)

The Price and Responsibilities of Liberty: All Americans Have a Mission to Preserve Freedom


7/1/2012 - Magazine Article (Points North Magazine)

Freedom Fighter - Lee Ellis


6/28/2012 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

Leaders: The Price and Responsibilities of Freedom


6/8/2012 - Article (Article Weekly)

In Tough Times, Treasure Your Trials


6/7/2012 - Article (Aquatic Exercise Association)

In Tough Times, Treasure Your Trials


6/3/2012 - Book Review/Summary (Business Book Summaries)

Book Review/Summary - Leading with Honor


6/1/2012 - Book Award Press Release (Indie Excellence Book Awards)

WINNER (Leadership Category) and WINNER (Non-Fiction Book Cover) of the 2012 Indie Excellence Book Awards


5/30/2012 - Blog Article (

Remembering and Honoring Our Soldiers


5/29/2012 - News Article (World Net Daily Commentary)

Look Forward to What is Possible (Exclusive - Ellen Ratner remembers those who gave ultimate sacrifice)


5/29/2012 - Leadership Article (Linked2Leadership)

Memorial Day Reflections for All Leaders


5/28/2012 - News Article/Speech (The White House Website)

Remarks by the President at the Commemoration Ceremony of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War


5/26/2012 - News Article (NACD Directorship Magazine)

From Battlefield to Boardroom: The POW


5/26/2012 - News Article (The Charlotte Observer)

Leadership Lesson from Vietnam Still Ring True, Veteran Says


5/23/2012 - Book Award Press Release (International Book Awards)

WINNER (Business/Management Category) and FINALIST (Non-Fiction Book Cover) of the 2012 International Book Awards


5/21/2012 - Book Review (U.S. Naval Academy)

Book Review - Leading with Honor


5/17/2012 - Book Review (The VVA Veteran)

Book Review: Leader with Honor


5/11/2012 - News Article (Human Events)

Courage Lacking in U.S. Foreign Leadership


5/9/2012 - News Article (The Washington Times)

Hanoi Hilton Reunion


05/08/2012 - News Feature/Interview (ABC Washington D.C. Affiliate)

Hanoi Hilton Prisoners of War Share Survival Stories


5/8/2012 - Leadership Article (Insurance & Financial Advisor)

4 Strategies for Success Through Developing Emotional Intelligence


5/8/2012 - Leadership Article (The Success Memo)

You Know You're Smart, but What About Your Emotional Intelligence?


5/7/2012 - Event Announcement (The Washington Times)

National Book Launch Announcement


5/7/2012 - Leadership Article (Promotional Consultant Today)

What's Your Emotional Intelligence?

5/6/2012 - Event Announcement (

POWs Celebrate 39 Years of Freedom With Book Launch


5/4/2012 - Blog Article (

Secret Service, John Edwards, Teachers Cheating! What’s Up, Doc?


5/1/2012 Magazine Aricle (Supervision Magazine)

Leading with Honor - Do You Have What It Takes? (Page 6)


5/1/2012 - Newspaper Article (The Gainesville Times)

Vietnam Veteran Talks About Leadership Lessons from War


5/1/2012 - Book Review (

Book Review: Leading with Honor


4/26/2012 - Book Review (ForeWord Reviews)

Book Review - Leading with Honor


4/26/2012 - Book Review (

POW Guide to Great Leaders and Survival


4/26/2012 - Book Review (Hibbing Public Library)

Leading with Honor book review


4/25/2012 - Radio and Print Interview (Catalyst Business Talk Radio)

Leading with Honor - An Interview with Lee Ellis


4/15/2012 - News Feature (Medium and Message - Maria Schnabel)

POW Frees Captives of Their Fears


4/13/2012 - News Article (Investor's Business Daily)

For A Can-Do Attitude, Mimic Military's Top Practices


4/12/2012 - News Article (Loudoun Times)

Powerful Lessons Learned in Captivity: Vietnam POW to Speak on Leadership


4/10/2012 - Print Interview (Write Stuff Newsletter - Michael Dowling)

Author Shares His Exciting Self-Publishing Story


4/9/2012 - News Article (Exchange Magazine)

Leading with Honor: Do You Have What It Takes?


4/5/2012 - Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

4/1/2012 - TV News Article (Fox29 San Antonio)

3/30/2012 - News Article (WOAI TV - San Antonio)

Randolph Air Force Base honors Vietnam War Freedom Flyers


3/28/2012 - News Article (San Antonio Express-News)

Former POW shares insights on leadership


3/26/2012 - Book Review (U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association and Foundation)

USNA Reviews and Recommends Leading with Honor


3/24/2012 - News Article (KTVZ-TV - Central Oregon)

Ex-POW Speaks at Bend 'Yellow Ribbon' Event


3/20/2012 - Web Article (American Management Association)

Leading with Honor--Do You Have What It Takes?


03/14/2012 Newsletter Article (Brevard Business News - PAGE 4)

Ethics and Leadership Lessons Learned from Soldiers in POW Camps


3/12/2012 - News Article (

Former POW to Sign Book at Peach State Bank


3/11/2012 - Op-Ed Article (The Reporter - Vacaville, CA)

Leading with Honor While Under Pressure

3/6/2012 - Leadership Article (Article Weekly)

Leading with Honor: Do You Have What It Takes?


3/5/2012 - Leadership Blog Article (Linked2Leadership)

Two Successful U.S. Presidents--One Common Leadership Challenge


3/3/2012 - News Article (

First lady, Former POW Stress Action and Leadership


3/2/2012 - News Article (U.S. Department of Defense)

Face of Defense: Former POW Shares Reintegration Tips


2/6/2012 - Leading with Honor Book Review

Publisher's Weekly book review of Leading with Honor


1/25/2012 - Blog Article by Lee Ellis

Linked2Leadership Blog


12/9/2011 - Newspaper Article

"Lee Ellis to Sign New Book on Saturday"


5/22/2011 - Web Article (Air Force Reserve Command)

Former POW Offers Insight to Pre-, Post-Deployment Reservists, Families


4/1/2011 - Event Article (CSCCa Conference)

2011 National Conference Speaker