Robert H. Thompson
Robert H. Thompson, author of “The Offsite: A Leadership Challenge Fable”, is a sought-after speaker, executive coach, journalist and thought leader in his field.
Founder of Applied Performance, a leadership communication services company, Robert’s clients have included AT&T, Amgen, Hewlett-Packard, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin, Nike, Qwest, Sony, Sun Microsystems, SVB Financial, The Gap, and Visa to name a few. Robert also is a senior consultant with the Tom Peters Company/UK.
Before founding Applied Performance, Robert created, managed, and sold a successful regional newspaper publishing company as well as a national advertising sales company, which he guided to international prominence through relationships with Proctor and Gamble, General Motors, Bayer and other major corporations.
Along with many other career highlights, Robert also served on the board of advisors for a successful Internet start-up digital media technology company. He assisted the group through their initial public offering.
Over the years, Robert has boiled down reams of leadership and management research into easy to understand, simple, practical steps that create concrete results. Whether you enjoy substance with your motivation or motivation with your substance, Robert offers simple, rock-solid inspirational information you can take back to work, home or play and put into practice immediately.