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We're All in This Together

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On We're All In This Together, leadership, teamwork, and company culture expert Mike Robbins shares his wisdom and insight, and also interviews interesting and influential business leaders, thought leaders, and change makers. Over the past 20 years, Mike has partnered with people, leaders, and teams within top organizations like Google, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Schwab, the NBA, Genentech, eBay, the Oakland A's, and many others. He gets real about his own experience and with his guests, so that you can learn the truth behind his and their stories, how they've overcome challenges, and specifics tips about leadership, teamwork, culture, and life. These conversations are designed to give you practical ideas, insights, and techniques to enhance your success, impact, and the performance of your team. For more information on Mike Robbins and his work, visit www.Mike-Robbins.com

On We're All In This Together, leadership, teamwork, and company culture expert Mike Robbins shares his wisdom and insight, and also interviews interesting and influential business leaders, thought leaders, and change makers. Over the past 20 years, Mike has partnered with people, leaders, and teams within top organizations like Google, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Schwab, the NBA, Genentech, eBay, the Oakland A's, and many others. He gets real about his own experience and with his guests, so that you can learn the truth behind his and their stories, how they've overcome challenges, and specifics tips about leadership, teamwork, culture, and life. These conversations are designed to give you practical ideas, insights, and techniques to enhance your success, impact, and the performance of your team. For more information on Mike Robbins and his work, visit www.Mike-Robbins.com

Location:

Novato, CA

Description:

On We're All In This Together, leadership, teamwork, and company culture expert Mike Robbins shares his wisdom and insight, and also interviews interesting and influential business leaders, thought leaders, and change makers. Over the past 20 years, Mike has partnered with people, leaders, and teams within top organizations like Google, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Schwab, the NBA, Genentech, eBay, the Oakland A's, and many others. He gets real about his own experience and with his guests, so that you can learn the truth behind his and their stories, how they've overcome challenges, and specifics tips about leadership, teamwork, culture, and life. These conversations are designed to give you practical ideas, insights, and techniques to enhance your success, impact, and the performance of your team. For more information on Mike Robbins and his work, visit www.Mike-Robbins.com

Language:

English

Contact:

(415) 234-6251


Episodes

Why Embracing All of Our Emotions is Essential to Our Well-Being

1/27/2021
Many of us find ourselves on an intense emotional roller coaster these days for a number of understandable reasons. As challenging as it is for us to navigate the physical and practical realities of our work and our life right now, dealing with the intense fluxuations of our mental and emotional state, and that of those around us, might be even more difficult. On this episode, I talk about the importance of embracing all of our emotions, even and especially our grief, and some specific...

Duration:00:34:07

A New Day in America - Finding Common Ground in These Divisive Times

1/20/2021
As President Biden takes office, he is focused on unity, coming together, and finding common ground, especially in the midst of this incredibly challenging time. Doing this is much easier said than done for a number of reasons. On today’s show, I interviewed author, speaker, and Army veteran, Robert “Bo” Brabo. Bo worked as the Chief of HR Operations for the White House Communications Agency and as a Presidential Communications Officer for George W. Bush and also for Barack Obama. Bo and...

Duration:00:54:06

Truth and Accountability

1/13/2021
We’re at a dangerous moment in the history of our country. And while I’m praying for peace, healing, and unity, I believe that truth and accountability must come first. The lies, misinformation, and double standards that have gotten us to this perilous place in our society need to be challenged and changed. On this episode, I talk about the importance of truth and accountability as it relates to what’s going on in our nation right now, and also how essential these things are to the health...

Duration:00:32:49

Darkness Cannot Drive Out Darkness...Only Light Can Do That

1/7/2021
I felt so sad, angry, and scared watching the violence take place on Capitol Hill in Washington DC yesterday. I recorded a special episode of the podcast to address this, and share some thoughts and insights about how we navigate through these challenging times, find common ground with one another, and create the kind of change that is required at this pivotal moment. Resources: We’re All in This Together (new book), by Mike Robbins Mike Robbins Website Mike Robbins Blog Mike Robbins...

Duration:00:19:31

The Power of Creation

1/6/2021
While the calendar has turned from 2020 to 2021, we still find ourselves in difficult and uncertain times. We do have the opportunity to tap into the power of creation as we start this new year. On this episode, I talk about how important and powerful it can be to create this new year with intention. I also provide a specific process and series of questions we can answer as we set our goals for 2021. Conscious creation is essential and can help us both manifest what we truly want and...

Duration:00:29:08

The Power of Completion

12/30/2020
What a challenging, bizarre, and painful year this has been in our country and our world. As 2020 comes to a close, it is easy to just say “good riddance” and hope for brighter days ahead. However, as difficult as this year has been for us collectively, and for many of us personally, it’s important for us to acknowledge all that has happened, as well as our growth and the fact that we made it through. On this episode, I reflect on this unprecedented year. I also provide a specific...

Duration:00:32:04

Mental and Emotional Well-Being

12/22/2020
Things continue to be challenging these days with all that is going on in our country and our world, and as we make our way through the holidays. Just about everyone I know and work with, myself included, is struggling right now mentally and emotionally. On this episode, I share some specific tips and techniques for how we can enhance our mental and emotional well-being, especially when we’re feeling tired and weary. Resources: We’re All in This Together (new book), by Mike Robbins Mike...

Duration:00:36:49

Embracing Paradox

12/9/2020
For us to be able to effectively navigate the challenges of life, it’s essential for us to embrace paradox. Things can be messy and complicated, and the solutions we seek aren’t usually clear cut. Our ability to hang out in ambiguity, see things from multiple perspectives, and understand the paradoxical nature of life are fundamental to our success and that of those around us. On this episode of the podcast, we delve into the importance of paradox and balance, especially given all that is...

Duration:00:28:50

Why Having Compassion for Yourself and Others is So Important Right Now

12/3/2020
With things being as challenging as they are right now, many of us are struggling for a number of different reasons. As we continue to navigate this difficult time and do what we can to support those around us, it’s really important to operate with compassion. On this episode, we discuss specific ways to embrace compassion and practice forgiveness - both with ourselves and with others. These things aren’t always easy, especially these days, but they’re essential for our own self-care and...

Duration:00:30:22

It’s Okay to Not Be Okay...Embracing Gratitude When Things Are Hard

11/24/2020
Things are hard right now for me, just about everyone I know, and the vast majority of us. Although Thanksgiving is this week here in the US and we’re entering the holiday season, it’s challenging for many of us to get into a festive mood with the coronavirus spiking, and all of the ramifications that entails. On this episode, I talk about the importance of embracing where we are, giving ourselves permission to not be okay right now, and having compassion for ourselves and others during...

Duration:00:29:58

You’re Entitled to Your Own Opinions, But Not Your Own Facts

11/17/2020
The late Senator from New York, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, famously said, “You’re entitled to your own opinions, but not your own facts.” These words are as true and important as ever right now. On this episode, I share my thoughts on the Presidential election results, and more broadly, on the importance of truth in our relationships, our teams, our society, and in life in general. For us to come together and create positive change, we have to be dealing with the same set of...

Duration:00:31:42

How We Can Come Together

11/9/2020
Now that the election is over, it’s important for us to focus on the hard work of coming together. What has been reinforced in recent days, weeks, and months is how divided we are as a nation. This division doesn’t serve us and is incredibly detrimental to so many aspects of life and society. On this episode, I share my reflections on where we are right now and offer some specific ideas of what we can do personally to create more unity and togetherness in our families, teams, communities,...

Duration:00:31:06

Are We Really All in This Together?

11/5/2020
This has been an extraordinary week here in the United States with an unprecedented Presidential election. And, while at the time of recording and posting this episode the final results of the election are not in, what has been reinforced by how it is playing out, is that we’re a deeply divided nation. On this episode, I share my thoughts about the election, where we are, and how we move forward on the other side of this. Resources: We’re All in This Together (new book), by Mike...

Duration:00:32:15

The Importance of Fairness

10/28/2020
I’ve been thinking about fairness a lot recently. We’re less than a week away from the election here in the United States and while I have both strong opinions and deep concerns about the outcome, what’s most important to me is that everyone who wants to vote is able to do so...and that all of the votes are counted fairly. On this episode, I talk about the election, the recent Supreme Court confirmation, and the World Series, all in the context of fairness. And, we discuss how essential...

Duration:00:29:51

Navigating The Election with Authenticity

10/21/2020
We’re less than two weeks away from the election here in the United States, and it’s hard not to be aware of the intensity and importance of it. For a number of reasons, I’ve been feeling scared - anxious to see how it all plays out and nervous about the outcome. On this episode, I talk about my personal feelings about the election and also about some of the challenges we face in our relationships with people who may be voting for a different candidate than we are. I offer some ideas for...

Duration:00:30:13

The Challenge and Importance of Empathy Right Now

10/14/2020
With so much going on these days, many of us are feeling stressed, weary, and burned out. What most of us need, as much as almost anything right now, is empathy. However, given all that is going on, there seems to be an understandable empathy deficit within many teams, families, and relationships. On this episode, I talk about why empathy is both so important during this difficult time and why it is also incredibly challenging. Additionally, we discuss some specific things you can do to...

Duration:00:30:36

You’re Not Crazy, This is Crazy

10/7/2020
Things have been and continue to be crazy right now in our country and our world...and they seem to be getting crazier by the day. In the midst of all that is going on, it is completely understandable to feel overwhelmed, outraged, and crazy ourselves. However, it’s important to remember that we’re not crazy, we’re just living in crazy times. On this episode, I talk about some of the ridiculous and upsetting events of the past few weeks and how we can stay engaged in all that is...

Duration:00:26:10

Moment By Moment

9/30/2020
Things continue to be incredibly intense in our country and our world these days. At times, like last night as I watched the first Presidential debate, I find myself feeling sad, angry, and scared - wondering how we’re going to make our way through this dark period. At the same time, I’m often reminded of how strong and resilient we are as human beings. The only place we can find peace and tap into our power is in the present moment. As challenging as this can be in general, and...

Duration:00:30:03

Turn Your Outrage Into Action

9/25/2020
If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably been feeling outraged in recent days, weeks, and months, with all of the traumatizing things happening in our country and our world. While this outrage is understandable and normal right now, it’s also volatile. Instead of either avoiding our outrage or using it in damaging ways, we have the opportunity to turn it into positive action. I imagine you’re probably also feeling exhausted, as am I. However, if we’re willing to dig deep, step up, and...

Duration:00:31:20

The Impact of RBG and Staying Mindful in Challenging Times with Susan B. Katz

9/22/2020
The country and the world lost a significant and legendary leader this past Friday with the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (RBG). My guest today, Susan B. Katz, knows a lot about RBG. She’s the author of the bestselling book, The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Biography Book for Young Readers, which came out in March. Susan is an award-winning children’s book author and a friend. Her forthcoming book, Meditation Station, teaches kids about the power and importance...

Duration:00:48:59