January 26, 2020

Passion in Work Part I

On my way into Barnes and Noble, I was stopped dead in my tracks by none other than Oprah Winfrey.  There she was, a picture of beauty and contentment, filling the cover of the November “O” issue. It wasn’t Oprah so much who caught my eye, but the leading headline, “What’s Your Calling? An Easy-Does-It Guide… Read More

“Physician Love Thyself”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qubn6KMKVjw&feature=related[/youtube] I must admit I was quite amazed by the end of this short video clip.  I was smiling from the inside out. The stoic, often self-isolating professional culture of medicine needs to change and Dr. Patricia Lindholm is making it her mission to help lead the way. In her inaugural address to the Minnesota Medical… Read More

Doctors Gather From Around the World to Improve Physician Health and Resiliency

My mind is on fire with all I have absorbed in the past 10 days. Two back to back trips to Chicago. Two doctor conferences. One offering ways for physicians to leave medicine. The other trying to keep doctors happy and healthy in practice. The first conference was SEAK’s Conference on Non-Clinical Careers for physicians…. Read More

Doctors “Seaking” New Jobs Attend Conference on Non-Clinical Careers

Recently I attended SEAK’s Non-Clinical Careers Conference for physicians. I wanted to do some reconnaissance for clients and get a firsthand impression of the value of this program. I’m sitting with over 200 physicians, enjoying the continental breakfast and waiting for the conference to begin. I can’t help but overhear two doctors sitting behind me: “So… Read More