Three Simple Ways to Find Focus

By Dana Phillips. In leadership, focus is an important skill to develop. I have watched amazing leaders lose their momentum, miss goals, and end up [...]

Use Brainstorming to Get Creative

By Dana Phillips. I spent fifteen minutes with a terrific group of leaders last month brainstorming how they can expand their customer base. In a [...]

Five Ways to Handle Interruptions

When we work at home, we are sure of this: there will always be interruptions. Lately, I know that I have frustrated my business partner who [...]

Breathe, Just Breathe

By Neil Phillips. Let’s face it; the world turned sideways in the last few weeks.  You are not sure what happened, how it’s important to [...]

The New Normal (for Now)

By Neil Phillips. Welcome to the new normal (for now) during the coronavirus crisis.  “Business as usual” is not the case.  You, your team, and [...]

You First! Getting Your Team To Listen

By Neil Phillips. We were coaching a leadership group recently, and the central topic was about getting their teams to be better listeners.  You might call [...]

Helping Your Team Become Better Listeners

By Neil Phillips. I was coaching a leadership group recently, and the central topic was about getting their teams to be better listeners.  You might [...]

Change Your Habits in 2020

By Neil Phillips. If you are like most of us, you made a resolution or two to start the New Year.  If you were like [...]

You Need to Take a Break

In Stephen Covey’s Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, the very last one is called the “Principles of Balanced Self-Renewal.”  More commonly, it is known [...]