Skip to main content

A Business Plan for Your ...

A Business Plan for Your Health
Do you ever completely blow off your commitments  to your supervisor or co-workers for no good reason?  Probably not very often, right?   On the other hand, how often do you make a promise to yourself, like an earlier bedtime, a new exercise routine, or finally making that MD appointment, and then blow off…

Take Charge: Day 24 – Put

Take Charge: Day 24 – Put First Things First
Action expresses priorities. —Mahatma Gandhi We’re approaching the end of Practice 1, Take Charge. We’ve covered several concrete things you can do to take leadership in your healing work. Now, how can you be sure to take action? Once again, I want to draw from the wisdom of Stephen Covey in his landmark book, The…

Take Charge. Day 17 – Be

Take Charge. Day 17 – Be the Boss of Your Healthcare Team
At the heart of advocating for yourself is believing that good fortune is always right around the corner, so long as you keep looking. —Fiona Maazel in O, The Oprah Magazine   Physicians are usually talented, competent, and caring people who have trained for years to become experts in their field. We are extremely fortunate…