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Will the Real Maria Garcia Please Stand Up

21 April, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
The law of unintended consequences  is a virtual certainty in crafting complex solutions,  passing new laws and in proposing quick fixes to intractable problems. That is one of life’s great realities.  The other is that nothing is as it appears. In 1956 a popular television game show called “To Tell The Truth” aired in prime […] Read more»

Gone Are the Snake Oil Salesmen: Now, Get Serious!

13 April, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
The good news is that there are fewer snake oil salesmen guaranteeing out-of-work executives that they can find them that big-time senior executive job making at least $200,000.  For a big fat fee. For those job-seeking executives — young or old — who still think there really is a surefire way to land that next […] Read more»

It Is Not Social Engineering, It’s Good Business

11 April, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
Racial diversity is not social engineering as some think.  It is good business. For too many years businesses across the US did not pay much attention to diversity hiring. Executive suites, especially in hospitals, reflected that lack of attention – mostly white, mostly male. Things began to change in healthcare when a study showed that […] Read more»