Leadership

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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 […]

On Leadership

by Mike Phillips

Leadership is both a research area for many and a defined and practical skill. It is the ability of a person to guide other individuals, teams, or entire organizations (or more). To be a leader, or lead, you MUST be in front forging a path!  You mostly will go down the untraveled path. Being bold in […]

Dealing With Crisis – Just Good Advice

by Mike Phillips

I am a Colorado Springs resident.  It is really amazing how this entire community, the surrounding communities and all people in general are pulling together to help one another.  The citizens of Colorado Springs, people in the community, are becoming local heroes by offering up their homes to friends, pets and strangers.  Most of all the police […]

Champions always WIN – DO NOT acknowledge failure!

by Mike Phillips

When you attack any goal there are always two options, right?  Success or failure.  I would like to challenge that statement.  Champions… winners… they always produce an outcome that ends in success!  It may not always be the outcome that they expected, it’s an outcome none the less, therefore they SUCCEEDED in producing an outcome.  […]

Six Things To Take Action On Right Now

by Mike Phillips

This applies to everyone, from sales people to management, right on up to CEO’s and owners in organizations. Everyone wants some magical answer to have their business take off and grow beyond their wildest dreams.  In reality, most sales organizations have everything right in front of them to build and grow their business. Many of […]

The Success Formula

by Mike Phillips

It’s a bold statement – you’ll just have to tune in to find out.  First of all, there are three easy things that can help take you to the next level.  Two of these are a refresher that I discuss regularly on my program; the third may surprise you.  See you there, for… The Success […]

Happy Employees Creates Happy Customers

by Mike Phillips

A few months back I talked about how “Performance Trumps Product Every Time” – so one of the big questions is then, how do we get our employees bought into that same belief system to produce the performance. I’ll give you several ways to improve your overall employee experience which translates to your teams customer […]

Three Rules For Great Managers

by Mike Phillips