May 22, 2020
Mike Robbins is the
author of five books, including his brand new title,
We’re All in this
Together: Creating a team culture of high performance, trust, and
For the past 20 years, he’s been a sought-after speaker and
consultant who delivers keynotes and seminars for some of the top
organizations in the world.
His clients include Google, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Genentech,
ebay, Harvard University, Gap, Linkedin, the Oakland A’s, and many
He and his work have been featured in the New York Times and the
Harvard Business Review, as well as on NPR and ABC news. He’s
a regular contributor to Forbes, hosts his own podcast (called
we’re all in this together), and his books have been translated
into 15 different languages.
His purpose is to show up authentically, trust myself and life,
and love myself with compassion…and remind other people to do these
important things as well.
To learn more about Mike, please go to his website: https://mike-robbins.com/
what you will hear on this podcast:
- drafted by the New York Yankees right out of high school and
didn’t sign because he went to Stanford, played ball there and was
then drafted again by the Kansas City Royals
- thinking one way and suddenly seeing the world differently
- the pivot point of getting injured and what that would have
looked like had he not gone to Stanford
- the experience of going to a high level university; the
relationships made there and the connections that come from
- what confronted him once he got into Stanford?
- how he moved from the place of I don’t belong here to fitting
- the imposter syndrome experience he experienced
- the role of vulnerability in the experience of connection
- depression, the family curse and reaching out for help
- being different and still learning how to play the game and the
challenge of how to be yourself in doing this.
- what it is about us that makes playing the game so important
that we forget to be ourselves
- the dialogue of the child, the adolescent and the adult
- what he noticed at Stanford
- what is the current injury in his life that is keeping him from
going where he wants to go now?
- the benefit and challenge of the story we create
- what would all the pieces of his story be saying to him now if
he would only listen
- putting together the internal aspects of our life and bringing
it all together
- the experience of watching his dad die
- the time we spend worrying
- the most basic connection we have and how society teaches us to
block it out
- what does he really want to say to people in his book “we are
all in this together”.
- playing ball and being on a team and the magic of that
- what creates team?
- the inner guidance he received around the title of his
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