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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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CEO, Physicians and Compensation – It’s Not Just About The Money

15 April, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania — While the money we make for the work we do is important, we must always remember to maintain perspective as these four vignettes reveal. A top interim physician CEO, a JohnGSelf + Partners team member, did not start his career in medicine.  He was an accountant who earned a CPA but came […] Read more»

Two Dimensional Mentoring

6 April, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
When I was a 24-year-old crime writer and investigative reporter working in Houston I had no idea what my career end game should be.  It was not that I just assumed that I would always work in the news business; I did not think about it at all. Later, as I moved into healthcare, mentors […] Read more»

ASK THE RECRUITER:  How to Avoid A BIG Surprise In Your Job Search

3 April, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
CEO candidates DO NOT like serious game-changing surprises with new jobs, especially those that surface AFTER they have accepted the position and relocated their family. This happens far too often. One rhetorical question I frequently hear:  “The recruiter didn’t know or they chose not to tell me.  No one on the board of management team […] Read more»