A New Leadership Model for Healthcare Organizations

BY Karen Springer – President and Chief Executive Officer at Saint Thomas Health. When it comes to executive leadership, I am a firm believer that gaining a different perspective can provide the advantage needed to successfully steer an organization through any amount of change. Sometimes, we all need another mind, another set of hands, eyes

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Developing Employees Who Think for Themselves

BY Francesca Gino and Bradley Staats – HARVARD BUSINESS REPORT When we talk to managers about what their workers are lacking, we hear a common refrain: “We need employees who can think, not just follow orders.” The complaint is usually followed by an observation about how the world is changing too quickly to predict customers’

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5 Tech trends in healthcare in 2015

BY Phil Cohen – World Economic Forum You’re sitting at your desk when you feel a weird pang in your stomach that doesn’t dissipate. Years ago, you may have picked up the phone to call your doctor and schedule an appointment. Sometimes, the appointment wouldn’t be for weeks. Your only other option was a visit

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