--John Baldoni, Leadership expert and author of MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership
"This book provides simple tools to not only assess team members, but also guide them to be better contributors. The authors' rich experiences and examples convey the effectiveness of their easy-to-follow methods."
--Connie Tipton, President & CEO, International Dairy Foods Assoc.
"Leaders are consistently asked to do more with less. This book provides a simple, effective construct for more efficiently spending time and energy to get significantly better results. It provides a realistic approach for being a better leader."
--Sean Huffman, President, OhioHealth Neighborhood Care
"Victor Prince's and Mike Figliuolo's real-world experiences fill the pages of Lead Inside the Box and their perspectives will immediately help you lead your team more effectively."
--Paul Smith, author of Lead With a Story
"Lead Inside the Box is a must-read for leaders at any level. The concept of optimally investing your 'leadership capital' to get the best results from your team is a differentiator between good and great leaders. The practical and simple methods in this book will help you make much wiser investments and get better results."
--Jim Hinrichs, CFO, CareFusion
"Finally, a leadership book that cuts through all of the noise. In times when leaders have to do more with less, this book gives you the tools to elevate your people to new levels of success. This book needs to be on every leader's desk!"
--Andrea Procaccino, Chief Learning Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
"I've seen many overly-complicated leadership models in my career. Lead Inside the Box breaks that mold and provides leaders something simple yet practical that they can use every day to improve team performance."
--Mark Naidicz, VP, Human Resources & Employee Relations, AbbVie
"If you want to find new approaches to leading your team, this framework that will enable you to do exactly that. The guidance is practical and can be applied to challenges you face every day. My experience leading teams across the globe tells me that this book would have helped me from the beginning to be a better leader. With all the pressures leaders face, we must find new ways to lead our teams more effectively. This is a great fundamental read for every leader no matter what level you are at."
--Rob Miller, Divisional VP, R&D and Scientific & Medical Affairs, Abbott Nutrition
"I strongly recommend Lead Inside the Box for leaders at all levels. It provides practical and simple guidance for how to better spend your time and energy to get better results from your team while improving your relationship with them at the same time."
--Robert J. Herbold, Chief Operating Officer (retired), Microsoft Corporation
"WOW! Mike Figliuolo does it again. Lead Inside the Box takes a complex topic--prioritizing leadership effort to maximize productivity--and makes it both approachable and manageable. This book provides a strategic matrix and immediate tools to use your 'leadership capital' for maximum team success. What are you waiting for? Buy this book, apply the concepts, and lead smarter."
--Joseph Michelli, customer experience consultant and #1 New York Times best-selling author of Leading the Starbucks Way, The Zappos Experience, and The New Gold Standard
"Refreshingly pragmatic, authors Victor Prince and Mike Figliuolo offer a simple yet powerful everyday framework for more effectively leading people and getting better results."
--Ethan Bernstein, professor of Leadership & Organizational Behavior, Harvard Business School
"Lead Inside the Box is a new, thought-provoking take on the age-old question of how to effectively lead people at work. It combines a clever framework with great stories to drive its points home. I highly recommend it for anyone who leads a team, or who wants to lead a team some day."
--David K. Lenhardt, former president and CEO of PetSmart, Inc.
"Anyone who leads a team owes it to themselves, and their team, to read Lead Inside the Box. It lays out a simple, powerful roadmap for leaders to help everyone on their team get better results."
--Dan Tangherlini, former administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration
About the Author
Mike Figliuolo: Mike is the Founder and Managing Director of thoughtLEADERS, LLC - a leadership development and training firm. He's also the author of One Piece of Paper: The Simple Approach to Powerful, Personal Leadership. Mike graduated as an Honor Graduate from West Point and served in the US Army. He was a consultant with McKinsey & Co. and also had several executive roles at Capital One Financial and Scotts Miracle-Gro.