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Michael Abrashoff

  • Award-Winning Naval Commander
  • Leadership and Teamwork Expert
  • Acclaimed Author and Trainer

Mike Abrashoff is at the center of one of the most remarkable modern day stories of organizational transformation. At the age of 36, the Navy selected Mike to become Commander of USS Benfold. At the time he was the most junior commanding officer in the Pacific Fleet - on a ship that was plagued by low morale, high turnover and abysmal performance evaluations. Few thought that ... VIEW MORE

Speaker Media

Becoming The Best Ship in the U S Navy
The Power of Servant Leadership
Staying Safe in Tough Times
How a Small Business Applied Mike's Ideas
Speech Topics
  • It's Your Ship - Achieving Breakthrough Performance

    When Mike Abrashoff took command of the USS Benfold, morale was low, turnover was high and the ship’s performance ... View More


    Sometimes in our professional lives we believe we are in a battle to beat an adversary or a competitor when in ... View More


    Dive deep into the Leadership Roadmap with a half or full-day program. The 2-hour Take Action session most often ... View More

  • It's Our Ship - Putting the Leadership Roadmap to Work

    For organizations that want to get serious about improving performance, this presentation delivers examples of ... View More

Text Reviews
  • Mike Abrashoff's story regarding the transformation of USS Benfold was well received and appreciated by our event participants. These are challenging times for many and his perspective on leading during difficult times is timely and thought-provoking.
  • California Bankers Association
  • Mike was a great fit for our program and we are getting overwhelmingly positive ratings on our post-summit survey. Thank you!
  • Executive Director - Meetings & Events, Marshberry
  • Mike did an amazing job and was much appreciated. Thank you!
  • Marketwired - Vice President, Human Resources
South Florida
Keynote $28,500.00
Michael Abrashoff travels from Miami, FL and requires Plus Hotel Accommodations (Junior Suite Preferred)

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