August Turak

Entrepreneur and Author
Entrepreneur and Author


August Turak is a successful entrepreneur, corporate executive, award winning writer, and author of Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks: One CEO's Quest for Meaning and Authenticity (Columbia Business School Publishing; July 2013). He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Selling Magazine, the New York Times, and Business Week, and is a popular leadership contributor at Forbes.


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August Turak's Contributions
  • The Power of Trust

    My experience with the Trappist monks of Mepkin Abbey holds some valuable lessons on how to get and maintain trust.