Mike Robbins

Author, Thought Leader, Speaker


Mike Robbins is the author of five books including Bring Your Whole Self to Work, and his latest, We’re All in This Together
He’s a thought-leader, executive coach, and sought-after speaker who works with Fortune 500 companies, high growth start-ups, pro sports organizations, government agencies, and top performing teams of all kinds.
Some of his clients include Google, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Enterprise, Salesforce, Schwab, LinkedIn, Gap, the IRS, Genentech, eBay, the NBA, Cisco, the Houston Astros, Airbnb, the U.S. Marine Corps, and many others.
He and his work have been featured in the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and the Wall Street Journal, as well as on ABC News and NPR.  He’s a regular contributor to Forbes, hosts a weekly podcast called We’re All in This Together, and his books have been translated into fifteen different languages.
Prior to his current work, Mike was drafted out of high school by the New York Yankees, but chose instead to play baseball at Stanford University, where he pitched in the College World Series.  He then played baseball professionally in the Kansas City Royals organization, before an injury ended his career.
He worked for tech two start-ups in the 90s, before starting his consulting company in 2001.  He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, Michelle, and their two teenage daughters.

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You are a purpose-driver
Wednesday, April 17
2:40 pm - 3:30 pm CT
Bring Your Whole Self to Work
Breakout Session
For us to truly succeed, especially in today’s diverse and ever-changing business world, we must be More details willing to bring our whole selves to the work that we do. And, for the teams and organizations that we lead or are a part of to thrive it’s essential to create an environment where people feel safe enough to bring all of who they are to work, as well. When we operate with courage, trust, and vulnerability, we’re able to unlock innovation, connection, and performance at the highest level for ourselves and those around us.

Speaker, author and teamwork expert, Mike Robbins, returns to the Workhuman Live breakout stage to show us how to put down the mask and live in our authenticity on and offline. In this session, he will teach us how to build more authentic relationships, exemplify the power of appreciation, demonstrate ways to enhance emotional intelligence, encourage ourselves and others to operate with a growth mindset, and challenge us to collaborate in more strategic and genuine ways. Hide details
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