Archive: March 2016


  • March 28, 2016

It’s a Milestone

Sunday was my son’s 18th birthday – a real milestone on the road to adulthood. In about 6 months he’ll be setting off for college. This transition is filled with …

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  • March 21, 2016

Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

After running CEO groups for 12 years, I launched a class for tomorrow’s CEOs earlier this month. It was at the suggestion of a couple of the CEOs I work …

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  • March 14, 2016

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) strives to bring the best possible health and health care to everyone. To achieve their mission, IHI partners with visionaries, leaders and front-line practitioners …

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  • March 14, 2016

Don Berwick

Donald Berwick is President Emeritus and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). One of the Grand Challenge initiatives Don and the IHI have spearheaded is the 5 Million …

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  • March 14, 2016

Grand Challenges Galvanize for the Greater Good

This paper lays out what a Grand Challenge is, giving examples. A short assessment as to whether or not you are ready to take on a Grand Challenge is included.  …

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  • March 14, 2016

Daily Workout

When you make the committment to transform your body, you go to the gym.  But, it’s not a one-shot deal. You go regularly.  Physical fitness takes consistent effort and sustained …

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  • March 7, 2016

Don’t Settle!

Issy Sharp, the Canadian hotelier, noted in the early days of his career that there were two types of hotels in Canada, his homeland. The first type was small, with …

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  • March 1, 2016

XPRIZE

An XPRIZE is “an innovation engine”, awarding large prizes for grand challenges that spur tremendous change. An XPRIZE captures imagination and inspires others to undertake audacious goals that spur positive change. …

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