- Best-selling author Pink Bat & Paper Airplane
- World leader in creative thinking
- Frequent media guest
- The goal of our event was to teach the group how to look at things differently. Michael gave example after example of how to do just this and left us with a critical nugget: ‘Think about how you can make your problem your solution.’
- Jodie McClement - Sr. Communications Manager
- I truly enjoyed Michael and his perspective during our photo session. We discussed some of the things he brought out during his session while looking for the best picture for risk, success, and enthusiasm.
- Mary Eggleston - Administrative Support
- Michael was thought-provoking, insightful, and engaging. His willingness to participate in our sessions during the day after speaking shows his genuine interest and passion for his thinking and philosophy.
- Mark Jirak - Crop Manager | Syngenta Seed Care
- I rarely remember what most speakers say during their talks, but with Michael I can remember almost everything he said. The main reason was it was a story—a personal experience, something we all could relate to.
- David L. Winston - District Sales and Channel Manager, Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.
- Los Angeles County is looking for ways to motivate and energize our workforce to improve accountability and performance. Michael's presentation hit the nail on the head. The concepts of “Circle of Change” and taking risks resonated with the audience.
- Cynthia Banks - Los Angeles County Management Council
- Authentic. Thought-provoking. Energetic. Michael McMillan’s presentation at the HAVI-wise Leadership event gave me several new perspectives and powerful questions that inspired me to NOT play by “the rules,” but create my own.
- Janet Hulet - Director, Navigating Brilliance
- Michael was very proactive and receptive to the scope of our program and the desired message. The entire event went off without a hitch and the positive reviews poured in about Michael. In addition, he stayed after the event to talk with the audience.
- Sarah Patchell - Senior Strategic Sourcing Analyst, HAVI Global Solutions
- Michael tailored his message of seeing solutions, not problems, to meet the challenges we face as elementary school principals. We felt like we were listening to a friend give us the advice we needed to motivate our staffs, our communities and ourselves.
- Jay Nocco - Fairfax Association Of Elementary School Principals- Washington, DC
- Michael was amazing! Relevant, engaging, definitely entertaining and everyone was quoting him the rest of the day. Also, people were competing to get his Pink Bat book after his presentation.
- Debbie Norman, Events Manager - APQC
Michael McMillan travels from Chicago, IL and requires one coach class airfare, meals, hotel (one night), and professional car service in event city.