The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership: Frontline Relationship with Mike Perkins

Welcome to another episode of the Nuts and Bolts of Leadership Podcast! In this episode, Billy and Hali chat with Mike Perkins, the mastermind behind Frontline Develop and founder of Frontline HR Solutions. Get ready for a deep dive into the world of developing well-rounded leaders across every spectrum of your team and company.
Mike drops a series of leadership nuggets, focusing on leadership killers, relationship builders, and training centers. Discover how to pinpoint leadership killers and target your most impactful leaders – frontline workers and direct supervisors. Understand how some employees can get caught in the leadership pit, and recognize the pivotal role immediate supervisors play in leadership and employee success. Building relationships is crucial for leadership success, and encouragement is a powerhouse leadership skill. Learn how to invest in leadership training centers and embrace virtual training, especially in the leadership coaching space.
As we delve into the episode, Mike discusses some key concepts in leadership: one, bad leaders lead to bad results, and two, rules without relationships are meaningless.

Whether you are leading a team or aspiring to, there is something for everyone in this episode. Let’s listen in and coach up for another great episode – enjoy!


Looking For More Leadership Nuggets? 

Discover the books and leaders mentioned in this episode: The Busy Leader’s Handbook and Rewiring Excellence: Hardwired to Rewired by Quint Studer

The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership Podcast

What does it mean to be a leader? Why does learning about leadership matter? How can we become servant leaders? The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership Podcast drills into the foundations of leadership for both the emerging and established leader. Billy Duren and Hali Gibson bring in dynamic leaders each week to discuss what being a lifelong learner and people developer really looks like. Join us as we bring you proven leaders who want to serve you with their story, as well as teaching us how to grow as leaders. We will be mining for the nuggets of wisdom from these dynamic leaders from throughout the country.

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This Podcast is edited by our friends at Deep Fried Studios.

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