In my over 30 years in the health field, I believe there is no more exciting time to be a health leader or professional or to be on your way to becoming one. Implementation of the Affordable Care Act is accelerating toward providing coverage and access to quality care for millions in starting January 2014. At the same time, the way that we deliver care and keep people healthy is on the precipice of dramatic transformation. Technological advances, including the…Continue
Added by Jeffrey Oxendine on February 16, 2013 at 9:26am — No Comments
Do you own your career development?
I read a tweet recently, from Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar) and he wrote me with this bit of advice: “@JasonWomack surround yourself with people who create value and distance yourself from value extractors.”…Continue
Added by Jason W. Womack on February 12, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments
The James Irvine Foundation Leadership Awards annually recognize Californians who are advancing innovative, effective solutions to critical state issues. Since 2006, awards have been given to 45 recipients, both individuals and groups, working in a wide variety of fields, including education, health, agriculture, economic development and the environment. The Foundation provides each recipient with $125,000 to support his or her work benefiting the people of California. For expanding…Continue
How can you discover what your truly authentic health career is, and what’s the most fruitful way to get there? Along the way, how do you gauge -- by your own standards -- if you’re on the right path and know what would contribute to your greatest effectiveness and fulfillment?
Coaching can be a great resource for gaining this sort of insight and getting closer and closer to your ideal. In coaching, you work with a skillful thought partner to initially get clear about what’s most…Continue
Added by Eileen Blumenthal on February 2, 2013 at 10:33am — No Comments