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Going The Extra Mile As A Leader

4 September, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
John is just returning from a long weekend with family in California so we’ve decided to share an oldie but goodie today. This piece was originally posted in January of 2013.   A baker’s dozen, a little something extra…   When you buy a dozen cookies, donuts, cinnamon rolls or other treats, bakery sales clerks will […] Read more»

Common Resume Mistakes Hurt Candidates

30 January, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
In a tight job market, it is fascinating how many senior level and aspiring executives shoot themselves in the career foot with mediocre or bad resumes, or with a resume that contains major mistakes. There is no shortage of books, columns and blogs that provide guidance in resume development, outlining the rules of what you […] Read more»

The Excitement of Being Different

21 January, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
It is time to think about being different, being different in a way that allows a company (or hospital) to make a meaningful difference. Our healthcare economy, where many of the rules we have come to rely on for the last 40 plus years, will change markedly over the next five to seven years.  And […] Read more»