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We must never be too busy to take time to sharpen the saw. - Stephen Covey Industry conferences offer valuable opportunities to "sharpen the saw." You are your organization's greatest asset and taking time to learn from and connect with experts is worth the effort. The Mayo Clinic Social Media [...]
By Taryn Offenbacher, Senior Communications Specialist • April 10, 2019
If you feel like you’re drowning in the sea of work and life, you’re not alone. In fact, 66% of full-time employees in the U.S. do not strongly believe they have work/life balance. But there are a few people who seem to have it figured out. Pashtoon Kasi, MBBS, [...]
By Audrey Laine Seymour • January 22, 2019
Editor's Note: This essay is part of our weekly #TimeLessWisdom series, in which we're highlighting one of the contributions from our 2012 book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health CareLearn more about the series. In Search of Excellence author and renowned business consultant Tom Peters says, [...]
By Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director • October 20, 2017
Editor's Note: This essay is part of our weekly #TimeLessWisdom series, in which we're highlighting one of the contributions from our 2012 book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care. Learn more about the series. American journalist A. J. Liebling famously said, “Freedom of [...]
By ePatientDave • October 13, 2017
Editor's Note: This essay is part of our weekly #TimeLessWisdom series, in which we're highlighting one of the contributions from our 2012 book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care. Learn more about the series. One of my mentors in residency told [...]
By Wendy Sue Swanson, MD • October 6, 2017
Editor's Note: This essay is part of our weekly #TimeLessWisdom series, in which we're highlighting one of the contributions from our 2012 book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care. Learn more about the series. Health care is changing. It’s changing to eliminate waste of [...]
By Mary Pat Whaley • September 29, 2017
Editor's Note: This is the first post in a weekly series we're calling #TimelessWisdom. Each Friday, we'll be taking a look back and highlighting one of the contributions from our 2012 book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care. Learn more about [...]
By Shel Holtz • September 22, 2017