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?Read More
Welcome to the Trench Tested Podcast. You don't have to have an earthquake to feel like you're working in a disaster zone. When times get tough, some people become unstoppable. Hang around here and you'll find out how. Get ready to hear unforgettable stories, learn powerful strategies and get actionable ideas. You'll get a behind-the-scenes look at people who have been in the trenches and refused to give up. Their stories may make you a bit uncomfortable because they'll challenge you to stay engaged, do hard things and make a positive impact on the world. Welcome to Trench Tested.
There is a lot of talk about burnout lately. We are moving at breakneck speed and not everyone can hold on. There are way too many people laying injured in the ditches along the side of the road. In in this podcast, I discuss the mind-shift that...Read More
Dr. Strongwater's prescription for restoring the joy of medicine is timely and insightful. As a physician, he understands first hand the enormous pressures that healthcare professionals are experiencing.Read More
Have you ever noticed that it can be difficult to solve problems when you are under intense pressure. In this episode you'll learn why as we explore an inside view into Disaster-Improv. Resources at www.dandiamondmd.com/podcast.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
Welcome to Episode 1 of the Trench Tested podcast. You can download resources [HERE]. Special thanks to [Adam Rafferty] for the awesome new theme song! I am grateful for your support.