Michael Hyatt
Michael Hyatt
  • Social Media Leader and Innovator
  • Author of "Platform"
  • One of Forbes Top 50 Social Media Influencers


Michael Hyatt has spent his career in book publishing. As a publisher, former literary agent, New York Times bestselling author, and popular blogger, he has a unique perspective on the rapidly changing world of content creation and delivery.

Michael is the former Chairman & CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers, the largest faith-based publisher in the world and now part of HarperCollins. He began his career at Word Publishing while a senior at Baylor University. In the 30 years since then, he has worked in nearly every facet of book publishing.

He is also an expert in the field of social media. His newest book, Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World, is a New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestseller. His blog, MichaelHyatt.com, is ranked by Google in the top one-half percent of all blogs with more than 300,000 unique visitors a month. His podcast, This Is Your Life, is consistently in the top ten in the Business category on iTunes and downloaded by more than 100,000 people a month. He has more than 150,000 followers on Twitter.

While Michael...


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Video: What Will They Say When You Are Dead
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Studio Interview with Shawn Hanks
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Studio Interview with Brian Lord
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Video: Backstage with Seth Godin
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Creating Your Personal Life Plan
Few people have a plan for their life. Most are passive spectators, watching their life unfold, one...
In today’s hyper-noisy world, it is hard to get anyone’s attention. You need a platform to be seen...
How to Go Further, Faster
Now you can speed up the process, avoid the common mistakes, and keep from reinventing the wheel...
How to Shave 10 Hours Off Your Work Week
Almost everyone I know complains about how much they are working. In this presentation, I explain...

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What a breath of fresh air. Michael Hyatt is the extremely rare combination of a business professional who has a heart for the success of his audience. He possesses the ability to communicate practical steps in an entertaining and memorable way.

Scott Humphrey, Shaw Flooring Network

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