017: What if Your Job Sucks? With Guest Art Markman, Ph.D.

017: What if Your Job Sucks? With Guest Art Markman, Ph.D.

Art Markman, Ph.D., from the NPR podcast "Two Guys in Your Head" shares some great insights about how to take care of your brain when your job is difficult. His insights help people adapt and thrive when times are tough. We discuss some great pearls in this episode that you will be able to use today. 

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016: Burned Out? Do Something About It!

016: Burned Out? Do Something About It!

People go into medicine because they want to make a difference. Just like any great story or movie, it isn't long before the hero runs into opposition. Just when things look like defeat seems inevitable, there is a glimmer of hope. There is a pivotal moment. In this episode, I talk about what it is going to take for us to pivot and change healthcare before it's too late. 

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015: Leading Well from Within with Daniel Friedland, MD

015: Leading Well from Within with Daniel Friedland, MD

In the high-pressure world of Healthcare, we can use some good news. Dr. Daniel Friedland, one of the early pioneers in evidence-based medicine, shares some of his tremendous wisdom about leadership, burnout, and wellbeing. You'll enjoy his wonderful combination of compassion, insight, and knowledge.

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014: Damage Control: Addressing the Controller's Mindset

014: Damage Control: Addressing the Controller's Mindset

The mindset that we use at work determines the impact that we will have -- both positive and negative. If you're feeling burned out or ineffective at work, mindset is involved. If you've ever struggled to put others first at work (or at home for that matter), this episode is for you. In this episode, we are going to take a deeper look at the Controller's Mindset. We'll look at why we all use if from time to time, and what to do about it.

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008: Your coworker says, "I'm just here for the paycheck" and you get stuck with the work

008: Your coworker says, "I'm just here for the paycheck" and you get stuck with the work

There is a lot of talk about the lack of workplace engagement because it costs organizations billions and billions each year. But, what if you're not the CEO; you're just trying to get your work done and make your team successful. But, you've got someone that just shows up "for the paycheck" and you get stuck with all of their work when you're struggling just to get your own work done. What do you do with that? 

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004: How the AMA is Addressing Physician Burnout With Dr. James Madara, CEO AMA

004: How the AMA is Addressing Physician Burnout With Dr. James Madara, CEO AMA

I'm joined in this episode by Dr. James Madara, the CEO of the American Medical Association. He recently convened a meeting at the AMA that was attended by a who's who of healthcare leaders from around the nation. The AMA has been hard at work addressing the problem of physician burnout. Dr. Madara discusses some of the resources available through the AMA as well as future strategies to battle burnout.

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003: Strategies to Address Burnout with Kevin Sowers, President, Duke University Hospital

003: Strategies to Address Burnout with Kevin Sowers, President, Duke University Hospital

Mr. Kevin Sowers, the President of Duke University Hospital, joins us to explore what they are doing to battle healthcare burnout. Mr. Sowers is one of eleven healthcare leaders that published a call to action in March 2017 that challenges healthcare organizations acrosst the country to make the focus on burnout a national priority. 

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002: Thrivers Mindset: How to Thrive When Times are Tough

002: Thrivers Mindset: How to Thrive When Times are Tough

Some people fall down like fainting goats when the pressure comes but some people are tough as nails. In this episode I discuss the power of the four primary mindset that people use when they face troubled times. Understanding how to use mindsets is the foundation to becoming unstoppable. 

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