Phil Hardwick provides nonprofit organizations, government agencies and businesses with customized leadership training and development, management consulting and facilitation of strategic planning retreats. He also offers personal coaching and training services.IMG_0506

He is also passionate about school/community partnerships and speaks often on that subject. Check out a brief video regarding one of his recent projects known as the Mississippi/Appalachia Higher Education Initiative.

An award-winning columnist for the Mississippi Business Journal he also writes mystery novels. HIS BLOG concentrates primarily on matters of  leadership and community/economic development.

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LATEST NEWS: Inducted as Honorary Life Member of Mississippi Economic Development CouncilIMG_7047


February 4, 2016 was a very special day for me as I was inducted as an Honorary Lifetime Member of the Mississippi Economic Development Council. Thanks to my bosses over the past 25-plus years: Kane Ditto, former mayor of Jackson, MS, Matt Holleman, former President & CEO of Mississippi Valley Gas Company (now Atmos Energy) and Marty Wiseman, former executive director of the Stennis Institute, Mississippi State University. Also, to David Rumbarger, CEO of the Community Development Foundation, Tupelo, MS, for nominating me, and my wife of almost 36 years, the beautiful and incredible Carol Hardwick.