Communications

I remember a time many years ago when I was working with a health care group out of state. They brought me in to do an assessment of their charge capture process throughout a 2-hospital system. I’d been working on the project for about two weeks, and things had been going fairly well. Come the […]

By now everyone knows that there were some very uncomfortable and tragic events from last week. Two people in different states killed by the police, and then the next night 5 police officers shot by a sniper at the end of a very peaceful rally. By Friday there were multiple sides of the issue that […]

I don’t really have any nicknames, which suits me fine. My grandfather called me something different, which was great because he was my grandfather and the only one who ever used it. My mother and father had a name they called me; parents do that. And there was this group of ladies in college who […]

Today is Christmas Eve and, hopefully, more people will be nice to each other because of what tomorrow is supposed to represent. Yet, even for those who celebrate a holiday that’s supposed to bring “peace on earth, goodwill to men”, we see that language and agendas take away from that concept. Timothy Valentine via Compfight […]

I like writing these quick hitting posts because sometimes people don’t want to read anything that might take them longer than a couple of minutes. This post will contain 10 communication tips that, if it’s the only thing you read, will take you about 2 minutes, including this paragraph and the next two. Elliott Brown […]

Have you ever noticed that when you get into certain types of discussions that part of those discussions break down to looking at definitive definitions of words that people are using in their arguments? I notice that often, many times because I’m one of those people doing that very thing. Erich Ferdinand via Compfight Sometimes […]

I remember at one of the hospital I worked at when I was an every day director how, at least once a week, there was this one employee who used to stop by my office and tell me everything that she had done during that week. I always complimented her and I think it made […]