Engage with Honor


Honor and accountability are linked together as a formula for great leadership. A healthy mindset of accountability can inspire every team and organization to achieve a higher level of performance.

The key is engaging with courage, commitment, and caring concern as opposed to motivation by fear, intimidation, and self-preservation. Engage with Honor shows you how to increase your success & elevate the performance of your team by presenting the Courageous Accountability Model™ for creating a positive accountability culture –

Courageous Accountability Model

Thousands of leaders and teams have used this model to improve how they lead  and work. Here are just a few awards and words of praise:

  • 2017 Award Winner! 11th Annual Indie Excellence Book Awards
  • 2017 Award Winner! Reader Views Reviewers Choice Award
  • 2017 Award Finalist! International Book Awards
  • 2016 Award Finalist! Best Book Awards

“In his book Engage with Honor, Lee provides valuable lessons in leadership learned from the world’s toughest ‘leadership lab’, The Hanoi Hilton. Another great read by my old friend. “

      – Gene Smith, Former Vietnam POW; Past National President and Chairman of the Board, Air Force Association

“Lee Ellis has written a must-read book full of important information for those of us who want to lead and live with character, commitment and honor.…Read this book – and learn from a man who lives and practices its message.”

      – Kathy S. Schwaig PhD, Dean, Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University

“Lee builds on his success in Leading with Honor to give us a framework not only for professional success but lessons for success in life. The impact of applying Lee’s methods is punctuated with Lee’s inspiring stories of how his experiences in captivity can give us all the courage to Engage with Honor.”

      – Michael Bowling, Senior Vice President AT&T/DirecTV LATAM


We offer three options–choose the one that best fits your objectives and goals:


The Book

Leading with Honor

Read the award-winning book, Engage with Honor: Building a Culture of Courageous Accountability, to learn and apply this model.

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Review the Awards and Endorsements

Download your personal copy of the Honor Code mentioned in the book.

Coaching Clips in the Book

Watch Lee’s 10 Coaching Clips that are mentioned in Engage with Honor. For a menu of all 10 clips, click the icon in the top righthand corner of the video screen.

Click the link in the top left corner for all clips, or Watch on our YouTube Channel.


Group Self-Study Program


The Engage with Honor Training Guide provides 10 self-guided lessons that you and your team can study together.

Purchase in the Online Store

Purchase the book and training together and save 30%

Review the support page to use during the study.


Group Online Study Program


Many leaders don’t feel qualified to conduct training, and it’s expensive. The Courageous Accountability Development Course, is an online platform using the latest, real-time collaborative learning technology to ensure the best learning environment possible.

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Request a complimentary course demo