Mike Lipkin is president of Environics/Lipkin, a global research and motivation company based in Toronto. He is also an international strategic coach, facilitator, and catalyst for high performance.
Mike combines his learning from talking to a million people in forty-three countries with the insights from the Environics Social Values research to offer clients the best of all worlds: a powerful blend of ideas and principles that help them achieve remarkable results.
Mike was raised in South Africa and graduated from the University of Johannesburg with a Bachelor of Commerce.
He began his career with Colgate Palmolive as a brand manager. Mike then migrated to the advertising industry where he held senior account management positions at both Grey Advertising and Ogilvy & Mather.
He founded Environics/Lipkin in 2001. He has written nine bestselling books on personal leadership and effectiveness. He is renowned for his ability to blend humor with content that inspires people into action.
Dancing with Disruption
With great opportunity comes great uncertainty. Whatever sector you’re in, the possibilities are hugely exciting. The new technologies are creating massive breakthroughs. If you love massive change, you’re going to love the future. If you don’t, you’re going to love irrelevance even less. Disruption cannot be avoided. There is no safe space. Either you’re the disruptor or the disruptee. You’re either doing the disrupting or you’re being disrupted. In this moonshot presentation, Mike will coach you on how to adapt, navigate and pivot in a way that inspires, delights and thrills others. He will reveal the seven secrets to thriving on massive change so the most desirable people want to work only with you: Mike illustrates each secret through people and companies that have changed the rules of the game, created new markets and radically redefined the future.