Iowa Specialty Hospital

Notes from Our Leaders - Page 7

Enjoy these weekly insights from our Senior Leadership team.

Senior Leaders include: Steve Simonin, President & CEO; Amy McDaniel, Belmond CEO; Beth Carder, CNO; Cindy Hunter, CQO; Holly Martin, HRO; Greg Polzin, CFO; Regan Swisher, CCO; and Ashley Recknor, Specialty Services Officer.

 

Notes from Steve

Be Quirky. Quirky? I looked it up. One of the synonyms was unconventional (… other words were eccentric and unusual …). I thought “yep, we’re unconventional”. By looking at things differently, in an unconventional manner, we are able to accomplish the impossible. I used to tell people, when I golfed*...
Read More about Notes from Steve

Notes from Steve

Be proud. Pride is subjective. A couple of decades ago, we used to have ongoing discussions of “people should have pride in where they live or how they look (the “where they live” was in reference to the Clarion Chamber and we were getting ready for Festival in the Park...
Read More about Notes from Steve

Amy's Reflections

Be Observant The word for this week is to be observant. Being observant means paying attention to the small details. In our current society, it can be difficult to be observant because of the constant distractions with social media and cell phones. I was once traveling with one our leaders...
Read More about Amy's Reflections

Notes from Steve

Be observant. It always scares me when I realize that I’ve driven a ways and I’ve been zoned out thinking of other stuff. I find when I go on “autopilot” … I miss stuff (like exits). If I’m not observant with my biking - I hit concrete posts. If I’m...
Read More about Notes from Steve

Notes from Steve

Be noble. When I was growing up in Sioux City (I’m talking like 3 to 6 years old) … we had the family, The Nobles, a couple of doors down from us. My sister and I would bug Mrs. Noble incessantly … and she was incredibly generous and patient with...
Read More about Notes from Steve

Amy's Reflections

Be Memorable The theme for this week is to be memorable. As parents, we hope that we are leaving a lot of warm memories with our kids from their childhood. One of our favorite things to do as a family is to road trip to a different state and explore...
Read More about Amy's Reflections

Notes from Steve

Be memorable. I tell stories all the time. They’re usually the same stories, and there’s a really good chance if you’ve talked to me for more than 5 minutes, you’ve heard me repeat a story (usually in the same 5-minute span of discussion … which at some point in my...
Read More about Notes from Steve

Notes from Steve

Be (a) Leader. Lorna Keeling, when she was working at the fitness center, asked my dad when I started showing signs of being a leader. He said the minute I came out of my Mom, I was bossing people around. They both laughed at that … she took great pleasure...
Read More about Notes from Steve
of 89
Showing 61-70 of 888
© 2024 Iowa Specialty Hospital. All rights reserved.