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Outplacement: The Right Kind of Experience

3 July, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
The critical component of an outplacement session is when the candidate comes face-to-face with the power that is their value proposition.  This includes experience, skills and quantifiable accomplishments and the realization of who they really are, what they are good at, and how they can successfully take control of their careers. “That is a powerful […] Read more»

The Good Old Days for Outplacement…

1 July, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
Like everything else in healthcare, the outplacement industry is changing.  The services they offer are being scaled back based on what health systems and hospitals are willing to spend.  The timing couldn’t be worse.  With the arrival of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and additional reductions in reimbursement owing to deficit reduction, the […] Read more»

3,800 Healthcare Jobs Lost – Just Like That….

13 November, 2008 Posted by John G. Self
BUFFALO, New York (Nov. 13, 2008) – The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, the once mighty crown jewell of the UT health science center system announced yesterday that they were laying off 3,800 employees. The UT System Board of Regents confirmed the decision at a meeting in El Paso earlier in the day. As I travel working with clients to identify next-level leaders who can help their organizati Read more»