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ASK THE RECRUITER: Dress Code for Interviews

17 June, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
  Q:  I am interviewing with a recruiter for an executive position with mid-sized hospital community hospital.  My current organization is very casual and none of the executives wear a coat and tie to work.  I understand that more and more executives prefer a more relaxed dress code.  How should I dress for the interview? […] Read more»

Hope Is A Dangerous Word

8 June, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
SACRAMENTO — Hope is such a wonderful word.  It is wrapped in an aura of positive thoughts, personal aspirations and expectations.  It is forwarding looking. It can also be a deadly trap, an affliction that leads to failure. Having hope for success is not the same thing as having a strategy with specific tactics to […] Read more»

Making It Personal – Part II

17 April, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
This is a follow up to John Self’s previous post titled Impact Patient Safety By Making It Personal. NEW YORK — The secret to improving quality of care and enhancing patient safety and best-in-class executive recruiting have more in common than meets the eye. It’s called personal accountability with a heavy dose of outcome ownership. I […] Read more»