How to Make a Merger or Acquisition Successful by Listening to Others

To Make a Merger or Acquisition Work, Put Yourself in the Other Party’s Shoes As more and more solo practitioners and independent practices choose to join healthcare organizations and as organizations themselves merge, some struggle is inevitable. After all, two different cultures are coming into contact and sometimes these [...]

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10 Strategies for Times of Stress, Trauma or Crisis

Stress teaches us things. There are a lot of important things I have learned from stressful times in my life and in the lives of others I have worked with during their times of stress, trauma or crisis. Two of these lessons are:

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What Is The Wheel of Well Being?

What is Well Being? We consider well being to encompass an overall sense of satisfaction with your life. Your overall experience of well being is influenced by your health in six interrelated dimensions we refer to as the Wheel of Well Being.

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How to Understand Your Wheel of Well Being

In a previous article, we introduced the VITAL WorkLife Wheel of Well Being. Your Wheel of Well Being is a combination of six different distinct dimensions of your life: Professional, Physical, Financial/Legal, Spiritual, Emotional and Relational.

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How to Improve Communication in Your Relationships

“The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives”

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How to Soften the Conflict in Your Relationship

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How to See Improved Morale­ Confront the “Office Jerk”

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Honest Mistake or Performance Issue? When & Why to Make Performance-Based Referrals

Giving a troubled performer the benefit of the doubt can seem generous. The manager may think, "He's having a bad day," or, "She'll come around with time."

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Performance-Based and Chemical Dependency Referrals: Updates

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