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Leadership Is Based On Trust

30 May, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
“Leadership is based on trust. The foundation of trust is truth. Without truth, their can be no trust.” — Unknown   I found that quote several months ago and I have kept it front and center in my thinking about leadership and the impact and consequences between a good leader and one who cannot be trusted. […] Read more»

Accountability: Own It and Explain It

26 October, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
Weaseling out of things is important to learn.  It is what separates us from the animals — except the weasel. – Homer Simpson It is hard to go through life, including your professional career, without making mistakes.  Many of these missteps are minor with little or no consequences.  Some are job ending.  Only a few […] Read more»

The Customer Is King

4 March, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
The customer is King. That is an immutable truth in business. In healthcare, like every other business known to mankind, we have customers. In business there are two groups of leaders, one that understands and respects that truth and then walks the talk. The other, the one I label as misguided group B, believes, consciously or […] Read more»