Stories tagged: leadership
Wed., June 28, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
MultiCare names leadership teams for local hospitals, Rockwood Clinic
MultiCare Health System has announced its leadership team for Deaconess and Valley hospitals and Rockwood Clinic. Laureen Driscoll will become the next president of Deaconess Hospital.
Mon., April 17, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Introverts tend to be better CEOs – and other surprising traits of top executives
The image most people have of a straight-from-central-casting CEO is usually something like the following: An extroverted, charismatic, confident executive who climbed a mistake-free ladder to the top with a …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Before reversing course, House Republicans ignored the power of first impressions
If you want to send a message, the first one is the most crucial. House Republicans appeared to forget this simple notion about the power of first impressions when they …
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014
Dana Milbank: Conservatives take roundabout route to accurate Obama appraisal
In July, when House Republicans voted to sue the president, they spoke of the urgent need to stop “tyranny” at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue. “Our freedom is in …
Thu., Jan. 16, 2014
Landers: Dishman Hills Conservancy gets job done
Nearly all presidents are underpaid, unappreciated and overworked servants to their job. We’re talking about presidents of the local organizations: the men and women who stepped up often because nobody …
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014, 5:06 p.m.
Local volunteer leaders make world go around
Virtually all presidents are underpaid, unappreciated and overworked servants to their job. We’re talking about presidents of the local organizations: the men and women who stepped up often because nobody …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2012
Idaho House deposes Speaker Denney
BOISE – Three-term Idaho House Speaker Lawerence Denney, arguably the most powerful member of the Idaho Legislature, lost his leadership post Wednesday night to rival Rep. Scott Bedke, R-Oakley, in …
Thu., Oct. 11, 2012
Education Notebook: Hutton principal honored for leadership
Hutton Elementary Principal Chuck Demarest was recognized for his positive attitude, genuine thoughtfulness of his staff and students and forward thinking when he was recently named the Dick Stannard Distinguished …
Fri., Sept. 14, 2012
Vestal: Patience needed to weigh ‘Action Guy’s’ decisions
Mayor David Condon once referred to himself as an “action guy.” Eight months into the strongest example so far of Spokane’s strong-mayor system, the term seems apt. Action Guy! Cutting …
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
Idaho lawmakers pick legislative leadership
BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Rep. Bob Nonini’s bid to join the Idaho House GOP leadership fell short Wednesday night, but there were shakeups elsewhere as Idaho lawmakers met in closed …
Sun., March 8, 2009
Great leaders in business bring passion to their jobs
In our current economic environment, many are looking for companies helmed by great leaders. Tom Gardner, co-founder and CEO of The Motley Fool, recently discussed leadership with former Medtronic CEO …