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Culture Defined: Your inActions Matter.

Posted by Jane McLeod on Sep 21, 2017 8:00:00 AM

This is the final in my 4 part blog series on Culture. More specifically: what not to do, or how to ruin your culture! Unfortunately, most of the actions a leader or organization can take to ruin a culture are not as simple as leaving the heat cranked on your stovetop to ruin dinner.

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Topics: leadership, culture, strategic planning, Mission Statement

Strengthening Senior Leadership Teams (Series 4 of 5)

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Sep 19, 2017 7:46:00 AM

Every once in a while somebody has to get the bureaucracy by the neck and shake it loose and say, "Stop what you are doing." - Ronald Reagan

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Topics: healthcare, team building, teams, rural healthcare, senior leaders, dysfunctional teams, organization chart

Collaboration: The Undefined Work Environment

Posted by Jane McLeod on Sep 14, 2017 8:00:00 AM


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Topics: team building, teams, collaboration

Challenge 9: The 2017 Leadership Challenge

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Sep 12, 2017 7:58:00 AM

"Collaboration is multiplication." John Maxwell

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Topics: relationship building, healthcare, culture, Leader Rounding, collaboration, rural healthcare, culture change

Make yourself whole again

Posted by Jane McLeod on Sep 6, 2017 8:00:00 AM

 We are what we eat. The nutritionists and dietitians we all know and love have been right all along. They have never strayed from that message, and finally they are vindicated that the rest of us are listening.

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Topics: stress reduction, healthy eating

Show Me the Money

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Sep 6, 2017 7:58:00 AM

"Move beyond the mind-set that the fulfillment of the organization's mission, vision, and strategic plan is only the work of leaders." - McLeod & Tetzlaff - The Employee Experience

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Topics: healthcare, teams, Employee Engagement, goals, finance, employee teams

Culture Defined: Fun @ Work!

Posted by Jane McLeod on Aug 31, 2017 8:00:00 AM

"Work without fun is like peanut butter without jelly." -Jase Robertson

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Topics: Employee Engagement, culture, employee experience, fun

Going Nuts!

Posted by Meg Whiteford on Aug 30, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Love nuts? Almonds, walnuts, cashews. Me too! So how do they stack up when it comes to benefits and nutrition?

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Topics: health, diet, nuts

Strengthening Senior Leadership Teams Series (3 of 5)

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Aug 29, 2017 7:36:00 AM

"If those at the top don’t get along or behave well, don’t be surprised when the front line leaders and employees don’t." - Sue Tetzlaff

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Topics: relationship building, relationships, behavior, Leadership skills, Behavior change, standards of behavior

Culture Defined: Bad Bosses Be Gone!

Posted by Jane McLeod on Aug 24, 2017 8:01:00 AM


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Topics: Employee Engagement, Leadership skills, culture change

Inspiring Positive Change

Mediocrity can be replaced by greatness!

We write, teach, and coach to inspire positive, proactive, results-oriented leadership. While we have a passion for (and lots of experience with!) healthcare organizations, most topics we write about can be helpful to any individual, team, or organization that is striving for greatness. Cheers! Jane & Sue

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