Gratitude at the Academy Awards—and elsewhere

By Neil Phillips. I love to work with people who show gratitude.  Yesterday, Dana and I did some pro bono training at Parkland Hospital in Dallas.  As we were leaving the room, one of the participants thanked us for coming down to Parkland. She expressed heartfelt gratitude.  As we were leaving the building, one of [...]

Fall in Love Again

By Mary McLoughlin. Your relationship with your direct selling business mirrors a marriage in many ways. You have a passion for your products and your company. You are committed for the long haul. You are emotionally attached to the vision and the people. Just like a marriage, it’s easy to take your eyes off what [...]

By | 2018-01-31T18:00:54+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Goals, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

How Leaders Take the Lead

By Dana Phillips. Leaders are in front of the pack because of what they do.  They take the lead!  Here are three ways that leaders stay at the front. Leaders lead by example!  Your team members will follow your example.  Set the pace for your team by consistently selling and sponsoring.  When you remember that [...]

By | 2018-01-22T13:13:25+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Do You Have Business Goals for the This Year?

By Dana Phillips. The best thing about January is the reminder that the new has come and the old is passed.  Every January I take the opportunity to pause and decide “what are some of the things I want to accomplish this year?” Do yourself a service and carve out a bit of time to [...]

By | 2018-01-17T11:49:28+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Goals|0 Comments

Set a SMART Goal for Your Year

By Dana Phillips. As you look to your accomplishments of 2017, be sure to celebrate your wins! If you haven’t done it, now is the time to set some goals for 2018 to make it your best year ever. First, begin with your dreams.  Stop, close your eyes, it is December 2018.  Now dream of [...]

By | 2018-01-17T11:48:46+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Goals|0 Comments

Do What I Do

By Neil Phillips I have had the opportunity to observe many leaders in business, some are field leaders while others are corporate. When I think back, there are some people who commanded leadership through their person, not their position.  They were authentic leaders.  They understood people. They cast vision.  They built alignment to goals. They [...]

By | 2017-11-29T09:17:57+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Two Non-Squishy Reasons for Gratitude

By Neil Phillips. This is the time of year when you read a lot about finding your sources of gratitude and expressing an attitude of gratitude throughout the season.   After you read 6 or 7 of these, they seem squishy.  Squishy in the way that they have a sense of insincerity or are over ingratiating.  [...]

By | 2017-11-20T18:06:03+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Coaching, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

How to Say No (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. The hardest time management skill is saying “no.”  This most simple time management strategy can feel like the most painful. Do time management issues sometimes seem overwhelming? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  The better you become at it, the more you [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:46:38+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Managing the Overwhelm (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. We all get there, when life just plain gets to be too much. Overwhelm is a response to unresolved negative emotion. Depression is a big one. Grief is another. Do time management issues sometimes seem overwhelming? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  [...]

By | 2017-08-09T16:36:19+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Tame the Paper Tiger (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. In the blink of an eye, paper covers just about every surface in our home. I know it makes me want to roar like a mad tiger! Do time management issues make you want to scream sometimes? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling [...]

By | 2017-08-09T16:13:11+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments