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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

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

Strengthening Senior Leadership Teams Series (2 of 5)

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Aug 22, 2017 6:55:00 AM

 "Where there is no standard, there can be no Kaizen." - Taiichi Ohno 

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Topics: healthcare, team building, teams, senior leaders, standard work, leadership responsibilities

Strengthening Senior Leadership Teams Series (1 of 5)

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Aug 15, 2017 8:01:00 AM

“A group that overcomes their dysfunctions to achieve more than as individuals they could ever imagine achieving alone.”  ~ Patrick Lencioni

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Topics: healthcare, team building, teams, leaders, strategic planning, senior leaders

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Jul 18, 2017 8:01:00 AM

"Excuses are the nails used to build the house of failure." - Unknown

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Topics: healthcare, teams, culture, Leadership skills, accountability, Behavior change, culture change, employee teams

Dysfunctional Employee Teams. What's a leader to do?

Posted by Jane McLeod on Jun 15, 2017 8:00:00 AM

You have created an employee driven team. You have assembled the best, and the brightest, ROCKSTARS of your organization, or even your department. This team has one mission: to improve the Employee Experience!

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Topics: team building, teams, Leadership skills

Teams - Commit In Writing

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Jun 7, 2017 8:00:00 AM

"There is but one degree of commitment; total."  Arnie Sherr

We know the power of employee-driven teams. Engaging a diverse and representative group of employees via highly-purposed teams can garner your organization results beyond what leaders alone can produce. We've witnessed this time and time again.

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Topics: teams, results

8 Tips for Healthy Team Conflict

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Oct 11, 2016 8:05:00 AM

As the old saying goes, “If two people always agree, one of them is unnecessary.”

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Topics: leadership, healthcare, team building, teams, conflict, decision making

"Team"-work

Posted by Sue Tetzlaff on Aug 30, 2016 11:00:00 AM

As leaders, we are out numbered. The masses of employees could gather together and take us over any day and take control of the place. And guess what, maybe they should!

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Topics: leadership, healthcare, teams, Employee Engagement

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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