Healthcare Governance and Leadership Development: Why Stop at the C-Suite?
My favorite quote is, “The first job of leadership is to define reality,” from the former President and CEO of Herman Miller office furniture company, Max Depree. As someone...Read More
Nursing Leadership: What Decisions Can I Make?
Most of us would probably agree that making a decision isn’t difficult. We make decisions on a regular basis in our personal life – what to wear, what to...Read More
Meditation Muddled by Saving the Starfish
I often talk with my coaching clients about “heads-up” versus “heads-down” time. Heads-up time is when leaders shift from doing to being, allowing time to think, to meditate. Heads-down...Read More
Taper: An Essential Element of High-Performance Leadership
It is all about the taper. In a former life, I was an exercise physiologist and competitive swimming coach. In my youth, I was a competitive swimmer. None of...Read More
Resistant to Change? It’s All in Your Head (Literally).
… What leaders really do is prepare organizations for change and help them cope as they struggle through it. – John Kotter, Harvard Business Review As a senior...Read More