Get John’s essays about reflections from his own day-to-day life and stories from guest authors in this weekly series that sparks positivity and productivity for the coming week.

What We Seek, We Find

How a recent tragedy in my community reminded me of the good in others. “I don’t have any friends; I don’t have any family. I’ve never had a girlfriend; I’ve never had a social life. I’ve been an isolated…
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Let’s Get Back to Living

Why I’ll be voting in the midterm election tomorrow. With the constant pace of change, dramatic shifts societally and significant challenges we face both locally and globally, a perspective of navigating these difficult days thoughtfully is critically important. Few…
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Whose Life Are You Impacting?

How small moments of kindness can make a huge difference. Over the past two months, I’ve had the honor of speaking to healthcare leaders across different disciplines, employed by different hospital systems, located in different geographic regions and serving…
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Fear or Love?

Why the lens through which you view the world matters profoundly. Fear and love are the two great motivators. While fear suffocates, love liberates. With which lens do you most frequently choose to see the world? With so much…
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What Happens in Vegas

The important lesson John learned on a recent trip to Sin City. Ever heard the expression, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas?” Yeah, me too! An experience last week, however, reminded me that it is not always true.…
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