Leadership Advice from 2 Successful Healthcare Executives

In today’s segments, two leaders from different organizations give valuable advice to aspiring healthcare leaders. Mentorship is a valuable tool, and we encourage you to heed the advice of these two successful leaders! In the first segment featured today, Mary Ellen Doyle, Corporate VP of Nursing Operations at Scripps Health, shares and expounds on 6 simple but powerful pieces […]

Be An Inspirational Leader

Inspirational leadership truly influences the people it touches—without coercion or false pretenses. AHL founder and CEO Dan Nielsen writes about this in his newly released book, Be An Inspirational Leader: Engage, Inspire, Empower. As he explains in the book, inspirational leadership is the most effective way to lead any organization. Today we look at two interview segments that touch on what […]

Geoff Brenner & Eric Barber on Staying Inspired

Inspiration can come from many places. In today’s segments, two leaders discuss what inspires them and keeps them moving forward. Whether it’s your family back home or the mission under which you labor at work, inspiration leads to transformation. In the first segment AHL founder and CEO Dan Nielsen asks, “How do you ‘fill the well?’ How […]

Bruce Brandes & Eric Barber: Characteristics of Leadership Success

Have you thought about the characteristics that will set you up for success? In today’s featured interview segments, Bruce Brandes, founder and CEO of Lucro, and Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare, discuss a few characteristics necessary for leadership success. In the first featured segment, Dan Nielsen, founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare […]

America’s Healthcare Leaders founder & CEO Dan Nielsen sits down with Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska, for an in-depth, one-on-one interview [conducted and filmed in  2016]. 

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Eric Barber: Advice for Aspiring Healthcare Leaders

Today’s featured segments are the final from the interview with Eric Barber, CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska. If you are planning to pursue a leadership position or are wanting to further develop in the position you already have, be sure to watch these segments. In the first segment, Barber gives advice on […]

Eric Barber on Staying Inspired

What inspires you, and how do you recharge to start a new day? In today’s segments, Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska, talks about staying inspired. In the first segment AHL founder and CEO Dan Nielsen asks, “How do you ‘fill the well?’ How do you maintain your inspiration?” Barber responds, “Personally, […]

Being an Inspirational Leader

This week, we are continuing the interviews with Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings Nebraska. Today we are featuring three different segments from the interview and focusing on Barber’s view of being an inspirational leader. America’s Healthcare Leaders founder and CEO Dan Nielsen begins the interview by asking Barber, “What do you […]

Eric Barber on the Most Important Characteristics for Success

What characteristics will set you up for success? In today’s segments, Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings Nebraska, discusses the specific characteristics he looks for when hiring and promoting within his organization. In the first segment Barber lists three critical characteristics for achieving success. These are applicable to individuals in […]

Running a Hospital: Advantages and Disadvantages of a Small Community

In today’s segment we continue the interview with healthcare leader Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska. Barber takes this opportunity to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of running a hospital in a small community. When given the opportunity to choose between Hastings or Chicago, Barber chose Hastings, a small community […]

Eric Barber on Learning and Growing as a Leader

In today’s featured segments, Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare, discusses his journey as a leader. He highlights both the good and bad situations and what he has learned in each of them. In the first segment, Barber discusses the two most significant learning experiences he has had as a healthcare leader. […]

Mary Lanning Healthcare – Challenges and Successes

In today’s segments, Eric Barber, president and CEO of Mary Lanning Healthcare, discusses the different challenges and successes that come with working at a smaller healthcare system in a rural community. In the first segment, Barber discusses the 3 different challenges Mary Lanning Healthcare will face in the next few years. While he is somewhat apprehensive about […]

Featured Leader: Eric Barber, President & CEO at Mary Lanning Healthcare

This week we are pleased to begin featuring segments from an AHL-exclusive interview with Eric Barber, President & CEO at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska. Barber has been recognized nationally for his leadership and has been with Mary Lanning since 2013.   In the first segment featured today, you will get a brief introduction to Eric […]