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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»

Communication, A Leadership Essential

9 January, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
Communication is a leadership essential. It has always been important, but in today’s fast-paced, connected business climate where superior service and profitability are welded together like no other time in modern history, the CEO—indeed any executive—who is not an effective communicator will face some daunting challenges in achieving sustainable success. What does it mean to […] Read more»

We Live In Interesting Times

1 October, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
Two days to the first presidential debate, 36 days to Nov. 6, 92 days to the fiscal cliff… In a speech in South Africa in 1966, Robert Kennedy said: “There is a Chinese curse which says ‘May he live in interesting times.’ “Like it or not we live in interesting times. They are times of danger […] Read more»