Advice for Aspiring Leaders from a Former Hospital CEO


Healthcare Leadership by Dan Nielsen
August 4, 2016

A couple weeks ago I was interviewed as a guest for John Self’s blog and podcast, Self Perspective. During the interview John asked me what advice I would share with a young “up and comer” working his or her way toward becoming a hospital CEO. It was a refreshing change to be on the other side of the interview.  I responded with 4 main points:

  1. Integrity first!

Be yourself and constantly strive to be the very best that you can be.

Focus on serving others.

Identify your core 5 to 7 strengths.

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