Inspiring Filipino Excellence with Mike Grogan author of "The Rise of the Pinoy" | Creating a First-World Philippines in our lifetime | Best of You | World-Class Filipino

Mike Grogan is an International Speaker and Best-Selling Author who believes in the Genius of the Filipino. As a Lean Management Expert, Irish native Mike has traveled to 39 countries but he believes that there is something very special about the Pinoy. So far in 2016, in partnership with People Dynamics, Mike has delivered 150+ talks, training sessions and seminars all across the Philippines
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Oct 30, 2015

Mike Grogan shares his personal daily routine that helps set him up for a day of productivity and success.

Oct 28, 2015

In part 1 of his interview with Mike Grogan, Mark Ruiz talks about the team and the people being served by the social enterprise he founded called Hapinoy. He also talks about the importance of having integrity and building resilience against adversity. Listen and be inspired!

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Oct 28, 2015

In part 2 of his interview with Mike Grogan, Hapinoy Founder Mark Ruiz reveals the habits and practices that helped him become a successful social entrepreneur. He also shares his vision for the Philippines and the Filipino people.

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Oct 26, 2015

What can we learn from our heroes like Jose Rizal, Heneral Juan Luna, and Andres Bonifacio? Leadership trainer Mike Grogan answers this question in this Minute with Mike episode.

Oct 23, 2015

All leaders are readers. So in this special episode, we asked our guests David Bonifacio, Managing Director of New Leaf Ventures, and Vince Golangco, founder of, to share tips on how YOU can develop the habit of reading and become a better version of yourself. Tweet us at @bestofyou_ph and let us know which tip will work for you!

Oct 21, 2015

Bestselling author and inspirational Speaker Francis J. Kong talks about intentional learning as the key to his personal success in this interview with Mike Grogan. He also offers advice on how to deal with adversity and reveals a guilty pleasure that helps him focus on the task at hand.

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Oct 19, 2015

Leadership Coach Mike Grogan talks about the importance of willpower in habit formation in this solo episode. 

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Oct 16, 2015

In Episode 45, we learned a lot about Rebecca Bustamante, former domestic helper turned CEO OF Chalre Associates and the leading force of the Asia CEO Forum. But Rebecca also has a romantic side and this is what we'll see in this portion of her interview with Mike.

Oct 14, 2015

Rebecca Bustamante, former domestic helper turned CEO, dreams of a First World Philippines by 2030. Her rags-to-riches story is truly an inspiration to millions of Filipinos, both here and abroad, who are dreaming of a better life for themselves and their families. Listen to her journey and get practical tips on how you can rise above your circumstances, live an intentional life, and achieve all of your heart's desires. A must listen episode for every Filipino, especially OFWs.

Oct 12, 2015

Everyday we get ideas on how we can improve an aspect of our life, whether it be personal, professional or business. Mike shares a useful tip to help bring those ideas together in this super quick a Minute with Mike.


Oct 9, 2015

Admit it. We all want our day -- and our life -- to go according to our plans. But life does not work that way. No matter how you carefully plan or try to control every detail, something will definitely go wrong. It's our ability to cope with those moments that will define who we are and ensure the future success of our endeavors. Thus, in this quick episode, Mike shares with us a powerful advice on how to react when things don't go according to your plan.

Oct 7, 2015

In part 2 of this interview with Mike, Bambike President & CEO Brian McClelland experiences and habits that helped him become the best version of himself. He also shares his thoughts on how the Philippines can have a sustainable, eco-friendly economy.

Oct 7, 2015

In part 1 of this interview, Bambike President and CEO Bryan McClelland tells us the story of how became a social entrepreneur and the lessons he learned after building his first bamboo bike. He offers a very powerful advice on how you can find your passion.

Oct 5, 2015

In this 2-minute video, Mike shares wake up motivation tips to help you jumpstart your day and be as productive and as inspired as you can be. 

Oct 2, 2015

In this short episode, Mike talks about the power and importance of habits in your road to personal and professional success. He shares three key ingredients to forming good habits that help you become the best of you in all aspects of your life.