Why So Quiet?

goodwritingIt’s been about 6 weeks since a post appeared on this here blog. If you’ve found yourself wondering “Where is Joe?” or “Why is his blog so quiet?” the answer is a simple one: I am putting the finishing touches on my first book.

Cure for the Common Leader: What Physicians and Managers Must Do To Engage and Inspire Healthcare Teams is scheduled for publication on November 1, 2014. When it’s finished it will be A) the most significant accomplishment of my professional career and B) the culmination of the most challenging undertaking of my professional career.

So thank you for your understanding as I devote my writing energies to finishing the book. In exchange for your patience, dear reader, I promise to share an excerpt or two in the weeks ahead. In the meantime, thanks for stopping by!

The blog has a name.

When I launched this site about a month ago I titled it simply “Joe’s Blog.”   As traffic starts to flow to the site I’ve quickly determined that the title needs to tell visitors something more specific about what they’ll find here.  And in this age of sharing and “going viral” that first line of a shared resource often includes the site title.  “Joe’s Blog” wasn’t cutting it. Continue reading