Uplifting stuff from Tut

Mike Dooley writes a daily message that rarely fails to raise my spirits. Here’s a recent one. Subscribe at  www.tut.com/ When in doubt, Alun, show up early. Think less. Feel more. Ask once. Give thanks often. Expect the best. Appreciate everything. Never give up. Make it fun. Lead. Invent. Regroup. Wink. Chill. Smile. And live asContinue reading “Uplifting stuff from Tut”

Is this any way to run 1) a Business 2) a Health Service?

From HSJ website an article by Sally Gainsbury Trust blames IT for £10m loss. Royal Free Hampstead Hospital trust has lost as much as £10m due to problems installing a new digital care records service, its chief executive has claimed. The trust was the first to attempt to go live with the Cerner LC1 systemContinue reading “Is this any way to run 1) a Business 2) a Health Service?”

Networking for Profits

I was a member of BNI for several years and found it to be a benefit but more long term patients came to my practice from my ‘non-business’ networks.  Phillip Humbert summed up my feelings in his most recent newsletter. Subscribe at http://www.philiphumbert.com One of the most common “rookie mistakes” business people make is confusingContinue reading “Networking for Profits”

The Weekend Read – Avoid Boring People by James Watson

This book was a present from my brother who has looked upon  James D. (Jim) Watson as a hero since his early teens. Watson (as in Crick & Watson of DNA discovering, Nobel prize winning legend) has written a very readable account of his life from early years through to his departure from the facultyContinue reading “The Weekend Read – Avoid Boring People by James Watson”