Pause For A Moment To Feel Your Energy

Pause For A Moment To Feel Your Energy

When was the last time you paused for a moment to feel your energy?  I mean really get in touch with the energy you hold inside your being?Could it be as physicians we have gotten so used to that stressful feeling or that drained feeling at the end of the day, that...
Beat Overwhelm  And Set The Stage For Holiday Cheer

Beat Overwhelm And Set The Stage For Holiday Cheer

The holiday season can be the source of great joy. And it can add to the stress and overwhelm that physicians experience. The practicing physician may find herself torn between responsibilities in the clinical setting and the preparations needed to make a memorable...
3 Steps To Lead When The Team Breaks Down

3 Steps To Lead When The Team Breaks Down

Doc, When The Team Breaks Down It’s Your Time To Lead It happens to every doctor at some point in their career. The once productive, effective, and well functioning team falls apart and is now disorganized, confused, making excuses, and blaming one another. Maybe it’s...
Focused or distracted?

Focused or distracted?

Where Is Your Focus? Lately I ask myself, “Where is my focus?”   Is it on what’s in my inbox, where I receive daily emails about COVID-19, the vaccine, what’s working and what’s not?    Is it on the news, the trial, the verdict, police shootings, and the state of...
Physician Success Is…

Physician Success Is…

Physicians know what success looks like on paper.  We spend a large part of our journey in medicine taking action to be competitive for medical school, the top ranking residency training program, and the prestigious attending position.  Then the reality of a medical...
Success trumps stress when you leverage your team

Success trumps stress when you leverage your team

More Success Less Stress Tip #1:Lead Your Team Lead with Appreciation Not Expectation One way for doctors to find themselves stressed out, frustrated, and overwhelmed is trying to do it all, or delegating and expecting it to be done the way you would do it. That is...
3 Steps To Track Your Success In Medicine

3 Steps To Track Your Success In Medicine

It’s easy to get distracted by the demands of the journey in medicine. Today physicians now see patients in person and virtually.  Technology allows docs to bring work home and complete documentation remotely, which can blur the lines between work and home life.  ...
Triumph Over COVID

Triumph Over COVID

Abundance is defined as “the state or condition of having a copious quantity of something” or “plentifulness of the good things of life: prosperity”.    The massive havoc of the pandemic causes us to shrink in the face of human frailty, morbidity, and mortality rather...