Tag: Organization

Leadership & Communication

Tough assignments ‘key’ to leadership development

Taking on tough assignments is a key aspect of leadership development, according to Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) chief Richard Bracken. HCA is one of the world's largest operators of health-care facilities, boasting 165 hospitals, 113 freestanding surgery centres and 200,000 employees across two continents. Bracken, who has spent 30 years at the organisation, said…

6 Dec 2013, by Informa Insights


Key considerations for a successful move to a 7 day health service

Introducing a whole-of-system 7 day health service can have immense benefits for public and private hospitals, social care and support services, as well as other healthcare organisations. If implemented thoroughly it can improve patient care, safety, and general organisational outcomes. We have spoken to Brendan Murray, Special Counsel at Minter Ellison about key legal and…

16 Sep 2013, by Informa Insights

Leadership & Communication

‘Creativity vital’ for 21st century leadership development

Leadership development must prioritise a creative and hands-on approach, with businesses demanding more from their change management initiatives. This is according to a new report by Deloitte, titled 'Resetting Horizons: Human Capital Trends 2013', which highlighted the most important leadership skills. The global survey, which included Australia, outlined trends that are driving mission-critical business and…

9 Sep 2013, by Informa Insights