We help organizations unlock the full potential in their people and develop values-based, high-performing leaders, teams and cultures.  And we help individuals approach their highest potential by pursuing self-mastery and maximizing their impact in life and leadership. 

We do this by providing workshops, coaching, online courses and change management guidance in Personal Leadership.  Personal Leadership is the universal science behind maximizing our Outer Impact through Inner Mastery pursued by all great leaders through history.  Our work is based on Prof. Hitendra Wadhwa’s widely acclaimed research and teaching at Columbia Business School.  

Begin (or continue!) your Personal Leadership journey by signing up for one of our upcoming online courses today.

The 3 Domains of Personal Leadership

Science of Self

Science of People

Science of Strategy

IPL Stats

  • 500,000+ managers now have IPL's online Executive Education courses available through their organizations.
  • 10,000+ professionals have learned Personal Leadership principles through our workshops, keynotes and onsite classes.
  • 4,000+ professionals have taken one or more of IPL’s online Executive Education courses
  • 92% of participants in our online courses complete the program and earn a Columbia-IPL Certificate. 
  • 90% of participants in IPL’s open-enrollment online courses are committed to taking another Columbia-IPL program in the future. 
  • 86% of participants in IPL’s blended (online + physical) programs say they prefer this format over a purely physical class experience. 
  • 81% of participants in IPL's online Executive Education Programs rate their learning experience an 8, 9 or 10 (on a 1-10 scale).
  • 40% of participants in our open-enrollment online courses are CXOs, VPs or Directors.   
  • 1,000+ videos, each 3-5 min long, organized in 75+ modules, are included in IPL's online training catalog.
  • 24 Master Classes on different personal leadership topics are available to you through IPL.
  • 3 Leadership Domains are the focus of IPL's curriculum: Science of Self, Science of People & Science of Strategy.
  • 1 Purpose drives everything we do at IPL: to enable everyone we serve come closer to their highest potential in life and leadership.


IPL in the Media

IPL in the Media


Read Psychology Today's article about Prof. Wadhwa and the principles of IPL. Read more...

IPL in Russian

IPL in Russian

Personal Leadership (online) Course now available in Russian

Learn more about our online courses in Russian.

Featured Course

Featured Course

Maximize Your Personal Impact in Times of Change

This week's spotlight is on our Leading Change course.  Read course description