Driving Strategy

Leading Every Day and In Every Way

This post is inspired by (and dedicated to) one of my colleagues at Tampa General, Tiffaney Randolph. Tiffaney is the team lead for the cardiothoracic surgery advanced practice providers at TGH and is a cardiothoracic surgery nurse practitioner.

Tiffaney …

Out in the Open

As a leader, I want my team to disagree and when they do, I want them to do it openly. Disagreements happen. They are healthy, and they are also productive. Once resolved, they can lead to stronger collaborations and a …

Curiouser and Curiouser

I read with great interest a recent article in the Harvard Business Review sent to me by GE Healthcare Account Executive, Jennifer Miller.  In The Business Case for Curiosity, Francesca Gino discusses the benefits to encouraging a “curious” workplace …

Always Learning

I was fascinated by a recent article I read in the Harvard Business Review advocating the importance of creating a work culture that encourages ongoing learning.  In the piece, Four Ways to Create a Learning Culture on Your Team, …

Walking in their Shoes

As I noted in a recent post, I spent several hours each month working on the front lines with team members across the hospital. Over the course of the last year, I have helped transport patients, worked with surgeons, residents …

From the Bottom Up

Over the course of my career, I’ve had the opportunity to work with some amazing folks, and I’m not just talking about my direct reports or folks on my immediate team. Every day I work with compassionate and dedicated professionals …