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Performance Evaluation Design

23 November, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
A best-in-industry performance/employee evaluation begins and ends with a compelling governance-leadership commitment that human capital is an organization’s most important asset—the big differentiator, especially in the service industry.  Without this, the program is just more expense that will fail to deliver value. The other elements of the evaluation plan—the muscular structure—should include: Thoughtful Read more»

Yes, It Does Take A Village

19 November, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
When then First Lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton, published her book “It Takes A Village,” an analysis of the impact individuals and groups outside the family have, for better or worse, on a child’s well-being, the right-wing pundits chastised Ms. Clinton for denigrating the primacy of the role of the family.  They sensed that there was […] Read more»

Re-Imagining Healthcare

12 October, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
As the weekend approaches, here is an interesting exercise to undertake.  Imagine yourself as a hospital CEO in a board meeting and the trustees pose this question: Describe a new healthcare system that will result in lower costs, higher quality care, and improved patient safety. What will you say?  I am not looking for a […] Read more»