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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

Finding the Courage to Lead with Vulnerability with Laila Tarraf

4/13/2021
It’s almost always scary and uncomfortable to be vulnerable, yet vulnerability is necessary for us to learn, grow, connect, lead, and succeed personally and professionally. My guest on this episode, Laila Tarraf, knows all about the importance of this paradox. She was the Chief People Officer at Peet’s Coffee and Tea, and over the span of five years lost her husband, her father, and her mother, all while raising her young daughter and leading a cultural transformation for the company. In...

Duration:00:50:42

Spirituality, Allyship, and Well-Being with Cherie Healey

4/6/2021
When we bring our whole selves to work (and to life), so much becomes available for us and those around us. However, these things are easier said than done, especially right now. On this episode, I talk to my new friend Cherie Healey about the importance of spirituality, allyship, and well-being. Cherie is a coach, workshop facilitator, and speaker who is passionate about helping leaders unlock their potential and see what’s possible. Resources: We’re All in This Together (book), by...

Duration:01:09:01

Embracing the Unknown and Unlocking Your Hidden Genius with Victoria Labalme

3/30/2021
Risk and uncertainty are parts of life, especially these days. Whether we’re focused on a business idea, a creative endeavor, parenting, an important project, a big life decision, leadership, or any number of other things, our success and fulfillment often hinges upon an ability to embrace the unknown. For a number of reasons, doing this can be incredibly challenging. On this episode, I talk to my friend Victoria Labalme about the importance of leaning into uncertainty. Her remarkable...

Duration:00:53:26

Leadership, Curiosity, and Authenticity with Dheeraj Pandey

3/23/2021
Leadership is always important and challenging, especially in the times we find ourselves in right now. On this episode, I had a chance to talk to a great leader and one of my favorite people, Dheeraj Pandey. Dheeraj co-founded Nutanix in 2009 and was their CEO for over 11 years. He’s currently on the board of Adobe and has had an incredibly successful career as an engineer, a leader, an entrepreneur, and as a co-founder and CEO of a rapidly-growing start-up that he took public in 2016. ...

Duration:00:49:20

Don’t Spike the Ball Before You Get to the Endzone

3/16/2021
The concept of not “spiking the ball before we get to the endzone” is being referenced a lot these days given where things are with the pandemic. While we’re all tired, weary, and ready for this to be over - it’s important for us to stay focused and safe as we make our way through. This concept is also important and relevant with how we approach our goals and our dreams - both personally and collectively. If we spike the ball too early because we think we’re already there or we’re simply...

Duration:00:23:05

We Can Do This

3/9/2021
It’s been about a year since the pandemic took over the world and changed life and work as we know it. And while there does seem to be a light at the end of the tunnel, things continue to be incredibly challenging and many of us are feeling understandably weary. On this episode we talk about some specific things we can do to address our weariness and effectively navigate the coming days, weeks, and months as we make our way through this difficult time. We have more than this...

Duration:00:23:16

The Truth Will Set You Free

3/2/2021
When we’re struggling, one of the hardest but most important things we can do is tell the truth about it. Even though this is vulnerable, having the courage to be authentic liberates us, gives other people permission to do the same, and often allows us to gain both perspective and support. On this episode, we talk about the power of telling the truth, even and especially when things are challenging or scary, as is the case for many of us these days. Although we each have different...

Duration:00:20:29

Leading Consciously at Work and in the World with Carley Hauck

2/25/2021
Conscious leadership is so important, especially right now. On this episode, I talk to my friend and colleague Carley Hauck about her brand new book, Shine: Ignite Your Inner Game to Lead Consciously at Work and in the World. Carley is a leadership expert who works with top conscious businesses and teaches at both Stanford and UC Berkeley. In this conversation we discuss how inner transformation leads to outer transformation, as well as the importance of creating a more inclusive and...

Duration:01:05:53

It’s Okay to Make Mistakes

2/23/2021
I’m not a huge fan of making mistakes. However, mistakes are a part of life, business, relationships, leadership, parenting, and being human. Trying to avoid making mistakes or judging ourselves and others harshly when they happen, are detrimental to our success and well-being. On this episode, we explore our relationship to mistakes and talk about how we can be more compassionate, forgiving, and kind when things don’t go the way we want them to go. Resources: We’re All in This Together...

Duration:00:33:10

We’re All in The Same Storm...But in Different Boats

2/11/2021
We all have different family situations, but just about everyone I know and work with these days is struggling at home to some degree. From isolation, to disappointment, to illness, to worry, to irritation, to depression, to financial concerns, to grief, and more, this has been and continues to be an incredibly challenging time for our relationships and our lives. On this episode, we discuss some of the hardest aspects of navigating the pandemic in our families. We also talk about some...

Duration:00:30:48

Why and How to Ask for Help

2/3/2021
Asking for help is challenging for most of us, for a variety of reasons. With everything going on these days and many of us feeling understandably depleted, it’s even more difficult to request the support that we need. However, being able to ask for help is so important right now, not only for our own well-being, but for the health and success of our relationships, families, and teams. On this episode, I talk about why support is so essential and offer some specific tips for how to...

Duration:00:32:59

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