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Eliminating Animosity and Drama in the Workplace (The FRONT #15)

by Mike Phillips

No one likes drama. Especially at work! Eliminating Animosity and Drama in Your Workplace As a leader, you cannot accept the drama, gossip, and animosity that sometimes brews in a place of business. It’s inevitable, no matter how much you would like everything in harmony. Drama happens. People may talk behind others backs (gossip), judge […]

Leadership Accountability (The FRONT #14)

by Mike Phillips

Leadership Accountability – GET SOME! The definition of accountability is the state of being accountable or an obligation or willingness to accept responsibility. Is this you? Are you completing tasks with the same diligence that you assign to your staff? Are you performing the duties necessary to lead and get out in front? Do you […]

The Leadership Ripple Effect (The FRONT #13)

by Mike Phillips

The Leadership Ripple Effect is just like throwing a stone into a pond. Whether you are positive or negative, the leadership ripple hits the shore. It produces a powerful force and distributes either the positivity or negativity along the shore. You must understand that as a leader, mentor, and manager, your attitude, energy, and emotions […]

Make IMPACT today!

by Mike Phillips

Make IMPACT on others, lead them today! My ride to work today. A bit of Saturday inspiration hit me. So I figured I would share it. This is all about LEADERSHIP. If you are a manager, keep doing the things that got you into management in the first place. So often, once people get the promotion, […]

People Will Accomplish More (The FRONT #5)

by Mike Phillips

It’s no secret, people will accomplish more when they are told they can! That’s really one of the secret ingredients in success. A great coach or mentor simply telling you that you can do it. By no means, do I mean or imply that someone is saying that an individual “can’t” accomplish something. But, when you have […]

You Don’t Have To Be First (The FRONT #4)

by Mike Phillips

You don’t have to be first… but you do have to be good (or AWESOME!) While you don’t necessarily have to be the first person to do something in business. You don’t even have to execute on a particular idea, product or endorsement before anyone else. You do have to be good at the product, […]

Three Hard Fast Rules On Leadership (The FRONT #1)

by Mike Phillips

Three Hard Fast Rules On Leadership. When it comes to leadership, there are fundamentals. I jump right into it in the video below. Here are three key (and fundamental in my opinion) rules on leadership. Know the job and content better than the people doing the task for you. AND – you have to be […]

How much can you handle?

by Mike Phillips

How do you handle the hand-offs and multi-tasking in your every day environment? In the Olympics, the team that wins at any relay is not always the fastest — it’s the team that handles the hand-offs and changeovers between teammates the most effectively.   The same thing is true of your job. The tasks could […]

Data Diet, Versus Going With Your Gut.

by Mike Phillips

Yes, data is a staple of our daily diet, but sometimes you just have to go with your gut. Data is essential. Data lets us incrementally change and improve on just about any task or really, just about anything. The amount of social media consumption in our daily lives – it’s almost insane. It is […]

7 Things Influential Leaders Do

by Mike Phillips

People of influence, influential people, those in leadership roles, at their best, have the ability to effectively gain agreement from others. We all want to be more convincing: to persuade others and we want to influence business leaders on how a project or task will generate a return on investment for their company. Many people seek […]