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You promote what you permit

I recently spent a day with a number of senior clinicians all working in an environment that is permitting pockets of disruptive, unprofessional, and quite frankly dangerous behavior amongst caregivers. 382 more words

Culture Of Safety

The new trend? Reducing stress in the workplace—by order of management

“Wellness is the new green,” says Kirsten Ritchie, and as director of sustainable design at the big Gensler architecture and design firm, she would know. I had asked her about important trends in workplaces. 713 more words


Bring your best friend to work

100 Best Companies to Work For: No.7
Name: Salesforce
Global Headcount: 14,000
Revenue: $4 billion
Perk: A paid volunteer time-off program allows employees to use 1% of their hours toward volunteering at any nonprofit—typically six days a year. 515 more words


I'm sick and tired - but far from done!

I am an optimistic person that believes that there are plethora hospital leaders doing the very difficult work of changing healthcare to make their cultures more effective, healthy, transparent, more reliable and less variable. 1,167 more words

Culture Of Safety

Blissfully Unaware

In 1999 I had just been thru a divorce, was forced to move from part-time to full-time work, moved into a new home and was raising my daughters, ages six and nine, most of the time on my own. 328 more words


Keeping It Real

Icy streams of water slide from my hand down my raised arm and sizzle to my bare thigh as I take a long swallow from my sweat-coated glass of iced tea. 274 more words


Are you a sucker to be an employee?

Ok let’s put that slightly more gently…

Is your loyalty as an employee being taken for granted?

Certainly for many employees this seems to be the case. 602 more words