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Resignation: The Real Cost of Failing to Manage Talent

5 March, 2014 Posted by John G. Self
It was shortly after 8:30 AM when the rumor of a key resignation began to spread through the hospital.  It was “hump day,” Wednesday, and as members of the senior leadership team wrapped up their morning operations council meeting, there was the hope that the ride into the long holiday weekend would be uneventful. For […] Read more»

CMO Explosion

24 April, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
For years, a full-time Chief Medical Officer was rare and only a handful of positions existed, typically held by a respected physician who no longer wanted, or was unable, to maintain a clinical practice.  The number of physicians enrolled in a graduate management degree program with an eye on the executive suite was miniscule. All […] Read more»