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Monthly archive October, 2011
The Legacy of Steve Jobs’s Culture-Driven Organization

The Legacy of Steve Jobs’s Culture-Driven Organization

We all knew Steve Jobs as an innovator whose vision revolutionized the tech industry.  Steve Jobs wasn’t just a brilliant technologist; he was also an accomplished manager.  Denny Strigl, author of Manager’s Can You Hear Me Now? reflects on Jobs’s successes in building a culture-driven organization.  LearnMore
So Much More to "C": Suzanne Bates Gets Leaders in Touch with Their "Inner CEO"

So Much More to “C”: Suzanne Bates Gets Leaders in Touch with Their “Inner CEO”

The most successful leaders seem to possess a remarkable gift for inspiring and motivating people. They are not only hard workers who possess great business minds; they rally others   LearnMore
New Findings Spark Debate Over Prostate Cancer Prevention Measures

New Findings Spark Debate Over Prostate Cancer Prevention Measures

In the battle against Prostate Cancer, a malignancy diagnosed in one out of six American men, can the best preventative moves be the ones you don’t make?  LearnMore

First Aid USMLE Step 1 — Microbiology Q&A

Here’s the question: A 30-year-old sexually active woman presents with a painful vesicle on her external genitalia and bilateral inguinal lymphadenopathy.  LearnMore
Two AccessScience Contributors Awarded 2011 Nobel Prizes

Two AccessScience Contributors Awarded 2011 Nobel Prizes

Perhaps no award in the world is as respected or important as the Nobel Prize. McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce that two contributors to AccessScience — Bruce Beutler and Dan Shechtman — have been recognized with this prestigious honor.  LearnMore
Eight Tips for Keeping Your Head -- Even When Businesses are Cutting Headcounts

Eight Tips for Keeping Your Head — Even When Businesses are Cutting Headcounts

Companies are still downsizing. What can you do to ensure that you’re not just another casualty? Former Verizon Wireless CEO, Denny Strigl outlines moves you must make now to safeguard your job.   LearnMore
"The Only Thing John Wooden Ever Created"

“The Only Thing John Wooden Ever Created”

In early October, fans of the popular Facebook page The Wisdom of John Wooden voted for their favorite block of Coach Wooden’s legendary Pyramid of Success. The margins were close and Steve Jamison will reveal the winner in his column below. In honor of the upcoming start to another NCAA basketball season and another year...  LearnMore
Innovate, Communicate, Lead - The Steve Jobs Way

Innovate, Communicate, Lead – The Steve Jobs Way

It’s no secret that Steve Jobs changed the way professionals think about business. From his revolutionary inventions to his unforgettable product launches, he transformed innovation, communication, and leadership.  LearnMore
Welcome to Steampunk

Welcome to Steampunk

                    Welcome to the wondrous world of Thomas Willeford, aka Lord Archibald “Feathers” Featherstone.  LearnMore
Steve Jobs: An Appreciation

Steve Jobs: An Appreciation

The death of Steve Jobs leaves a legacy that may take generations to properly assess.   LearnMore
Are You "Open" for Business?

Are You “Open” for Business?

It’s obvious that something is bothering your customer… it’s written all over their face (a constant frown). You ask them “What’s wrong?” and the response is; “nothing…I’m fine,” but clearly it’s not. What should you do?  LearnMore

Visit us at Booth #407 at ACS Clinical Congress.

McGraw-Hill Medical will be exhibiting at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress in San Francisco, October 24th to 25th.   LearnMore