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Michael Lewis: Boomerang: Travels in the New Third WorldMichael Lewis: Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World Next up on my reading list. Lewis, author of Liar's Poker, The Big Short and Money B

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Three Pillars of A Vibrant Small Town

24 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
There are three essential pillars that comprise commonly accepted standards for a vibrant small town community;  good schools, good city government and good hospital/healthcare.  These pillars make all else possible — meaningful economic development, the recruitment of good teachers, good city services and a sustainable quality of life for everyone. You take any one of the […] Read more»

Board Preparation Key to Success In Recruiting

10 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
TYLER, Texas — For board members it is not if, it is simply when. The when is when they will be forced to go through a search to replace their chief executive, the result of a retirement, poor performance, or because their former executive got a better job. For every board that has experience with […] Read more»

Six CEO Qualities to Consider When Recruiting For A Rural/Community Hospital

7 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
John filed this post from his weekend house where his daughters and grandkids are visiting — from California and Connecticut.  This is the first time all the cousins have been together.   TYLER, Texas — Cash flow covers a multitude of sins.  There are ample examples — personal anecdotal testimony and formal case studies — […] Read more»