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Three “I” Categories of Leadership

11 July, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
What kind of leader are you? If you are a governing board member the question is what type of CEO works for you? In a recent New York Times column, conservative Bret Stephens made reference to a wry Warren Buffet observation from 2008 as Wall Street and Main Street witnessed the beginning of a great […] 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»

Recruiting a Rural/Community Hospital CEO

5 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
Identifying and recruiting a top CEO for a rural/community hospital is one of the toughest jobs a governing board will undertake.  It is also a decision that can easily be categorized as “make or break” for the future success of these facilities. The complexity of the task and a typical board’s lack of experience in […] Read more»