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The Importance of Supporting Your Alma Mater 

14 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
Today John is the commencement speaker for the Texas A&M University Commerce graduate school. Here are some of the thoughts he will be sharing with the more than 250 graduates. COMMERCE, Texas — We get our ticket punched for the next step in our career and move on. We are done. What good could possibly […] Read more»

WANTED: Leaders Who Are Good Communicators

20 March, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
The transformation of healthcare will require senior leaders who are exceptional operators, strategists and communicators.  Communication has always been an essential element of good leadership, but as we navigate the sweeping changes that lie ahead, effective communication will move from an essential to a critical skill. Being a good talker and an effective communicator are […] Read more»

A Note To Recent College Graduates

26 June, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
In case you haven’t noticed, unemployment among recent college graduates is at record levels.  In an April dispatch referenced in The Atlantic, the Associated Press reported that more than half of America’s recent college graduates are either unemployed or working in a job that doesn’t require a bachelor’s degree. Given the typical college students lack of […] Read more»