Using Your Power to Get Desired Results

Using Your Power to Get Desired Results

Power is the capacity or ability to direct or influence the behavior of others or the course of events. Lord Emerich Edward Dalberg Action (1834-1902) thought, “All power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Nevertheless, power can be directed for...

How to Use Your Power to Get the Results You Really Want

Using Your Power to Get Desired Results Power is the capacity or ability to direct or influence the behavior of others or the course of events. Lord Emerich Edward Dalberg Action (1834-1902) thought, “All power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.”...

Change Your Story, Change Your Life

Key challenges to physicians include low reimbursement, loss of autonomy, and patient overload. As these issues are unlikely to change any time soon, there is high dissatisfaction among physicians. However, the way we process issues can change today. We all have...

Don’t make a New Year’s Resolution, yet…

Not until you know what you really want and why it is important to you. The biggest problem with New Year’s Resolutions is that too often we base them on guilt or what others think we should resolve to do. Resolutions based on what other people value are doomed...

How Being a Leader Can Be Easier

Many physicians are seeing the need and accepting the role of leadership responsibilities. Previously, these doctors have seen colleagues struggle in these roles or have struggled themselves. Although the future of healthcare depends on good physician leadership, the...

Supporting the Community of Women Physicians

“It feels like a war zone out here. I am just trying to survive.” “I don’t know the woman physician I am referring to and would like to.” The stress and desire of women physicians, in private practice and as hospital employees in Lane County, is reflected in these...