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Leadership Lessons From Charlie Manuel

Gene Marks | Posted 10.23.2013 | Small Business
Gene Marks

Even as he suffered his worst season yet with the Phillies, Manuel refused to step down. And when it came time to announce his departure he was adamant in saying that the team fired him. To Charlie, that's better than telling the world that he quit.

FIRED!

AP | ROB MAADDI | Posted 10.16.2013 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- Charlie Manuel was fired as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, with his team way out of the pennant race and in a tailspi...

BENCHED

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 10.30.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins' latest jog toward first earned him a spot where he won't have to hustle. On the bench....

5 MLB Managers On The Hot Seat

Posted 07.03.2012 | Sports

By Joe Lucia, The Outisde Corner For as much as we like to talk about managers getting canned early in the MLB season when their teams are struggli...

WATCH: Phillies Manager Reads Tweets By Players

Posted 06.05.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Hopefully the following video starts a meme - older sports figures reading the tweets of younger athletes.  On a t...

Chase Utley Is the Heart and Soul of the Philadelphia Phillies

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 10.05.2011 | Sports
Joan E. Dowlin

It is no coincidence that the Phillies' bats came alive on the day Utley returned.

The Federal Government Could Learn a Few Things From the Phillies Organization

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 10.03.2011 | Sports
Joan E. Dowlin

You have to spend money wisely to make money. In other words, invest in what will yield high returns.

Joy Is a Phillies Phanatic

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joan E. Dowlin

Maybe it is because we have a long history of being staunch, die-hard Phillies fans. Maybe it's because we have begun a baseball dynasty that may eventually rival the Yankees and Braves and Red Sox.

Charlie Manuel Says He Regrets Taunting Rockies Over Binocular Use

AP | COLIN FLY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

MILWAUKEE — Phillies manager Charlie Manuel says he should have stayed quiet during the binoculars flap in Denver this week. The Phillies insis...

Phillies Sign-Stealing Controversy: Charlie Manual Says Binoculars Were

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Binoculars in the bullpen? Major League Baseball didn't like what it saw, and has told the Philadelphia Phillies to knock it off. The ...

Phillies 5, Rockies 1: Cliff Lee Throws 6-Hitter As Philadelphia WIns Game One

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Read the whole AP story below: * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * PHILADELPHIA -- Cliff Lee pitched like an ace instead of a postsea...

Dexter Fowler Jumps OVER Phillies Second Baseman Chase Utley (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

At least last night's crushing Rockies' loss produced some memorable--in a good way--plays. Watch Dexter Fowler jump clear over 6'1'' Phillies second...

Rockies-Phllies Game 3: Philadelphia Takes 2-1 Lead In Coldest Game In

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Chase Utley ducked near second base. The rest of the Philadelphia Phillies never flinched. Ryan Howard hit a two-run double with two o...

Life's Lessons the Phillies Can Teach Us

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

The Phillies are en route to their second-consecutive World Series, and we can all learn from the qualities that got them there: patience, perseverance, hard work and the will to win.