Michael Bungay Stanier
Michael and his company Box of Crayons have worked with organizations around the world to help them do more of the stuff that matters…and less of the other stuff. His speeches are highly practical, interactive, and a good deal of fun. Participants leave focused and committed to do more Great Work…and with an action plan to help them do just that.
Michael’s programs focus on practical coaching skills for time crunched managers. Working with Fortune 1000 organizations and teams around the world, managers and leaders gain “next day ready” skills that help drive engagement, resilience, and innovation.
Prior to founding Box of Crayons, Michael held senior positions in the corporate, agency, and consulting worlds within the UK, the USA, and Canada. He is the author of a number of bestselling books, including Do More Great Work: Stop the Busywork and Start the Work that Matters. He holds a Masters of Philosophy from Oxford University where he was a Rhodes Scholar, as well as Law and Arts degrees with the highest honours from the Australian National University.
Rob Catalano is passionate about helping companies succeed – by leveraging technology to make employees successful. With his unique experience in HR Technology as a founding employee at Achievers, Rob co-founded WorkTango – software that helps give employees a voice and companies actionable insight.
He has recently been named as a 2018 Top Global Employee Engagement Influencer, has had the privilege of speaking in over 30 cities the past three years, and loves the opportunity to connect with passionate HR leaders across the globe.