Professional Education Services
20 Seconds of Insane Courage
Can leadership lessons be found in the movies? Author Joseph Lalonde thinks so and his book, Reel Leadership, finds lessons in a place we seldom think to look: at the…Read More
Growing up on a farm I never dreamed of being a princess. Playing cowboy, wading in the creek, and swimming in the pond was more fun. Princesses were another world…Read More
Teamwork Makes the Dream Work
I think I have mentioned before that I am a big Cardinals baseball fan. If there has ever been a magical year for fans of Birds on a Bat, it…Read More
Tomorrow is Another Day
Walking out the office door yesterday, I said to Liz with a sigh, “I will write a blog tomorrow. I have nothing encouraging to say.” With a laugh she replied,…Read More
Opening the Possibilities
During August I have been leading a book study with some of our ICAHN Professional Education VIP subscribers. Over the course of four weeks, we are reading and discussing Brené…Read More
Dare to Be!
In today’s busy healthcare world, it is important to have the leadership skills to meet challenges with intelligence, fortitude, and strategy. As I write those words it seems like a…Read More
I’m Calm! I’m Cool! Run!!
We recently returned from a five-day hiking trip in Glacier National Park. It a beautiful part of the country with soaring mountains, glacial lakes and, oh yes, bears. We were fortunate…Read More
Looking for the Real You
Two of our most popular education programs at ICAHN are our Nurse Preceptor Academy and Supervisor Academy. In both classes we include personality assessments as part of the coursework. We…Read More
Delivering What You Promise
Along with hamburgers and hotdogs, it wouldn’t be the 4th of July without a great firework display. I love a big show with an impressive finale, and that is just…Read More
Leader by Choice or Force?
I have mentioned before that I am a Harry Potter fan. I am an avid reader of all types of books, but this series is the only one I seem…Read More