Autocratic democratic Schmidt Tannenbaum continuum
tannenbaum schmidt lindsay-sherwin.co.uk
|Nolan Committee’s 7 principles of public life|
Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation – Behaviour.
FIRO B psychtesting.org.uk
Myers Biggs Personality Types 1962
|Tuckmann Group behaviour and dynamics|
|5th stage taking leave|
Herzebergs Hygeine and Motivating Factors
Satisfiers Dissatisfiers Hygeine Motivators
Transactional Analysis I’m Ok Your OK
Houghton A and Allen J (2005) Understanding personality type. BMJ Career Focus,330: 3637.
some years ago a friend was visited by an tired harrassed OOH Doctor who also happened to be Course Organiser for the local VTS scheme and an active advocate of NLP. The Doctor barged past the person answering the door (the patient’s husband and a former trainee) and stormed upstairs after a gruff – wheres the patient? Which is to say (a) nobody’s perfect and (b) there is no technique or methodology to be a good doctor/practitioner at all times
Kubler Ross changingminds.org
|Kubler Ross E (1969) On death and dying. Springer, New York|
|Denial||and isolation: this is usually a temporary shock response to bad news|
|Bargaining||eg between patient and God ‘If only I could live to see.|
Was difficult enough in the old days before PCs and emails.
Good doctors devoted themselve to their patients worked long hard hours but did at least work within an environment of contained knowledge, expectations, and limited treatment options.
Rather than liberate or even help us, PCs, email and the internet seem to have created more problems than they appear to solve. Whatever – the information revolution was happening anyway – the tools for handling the problem just weren’t up to the challenge – whilst in themselves creating more problems.
The resources below offer a mix of universal time management principles advice plus how to cope with the distractions of the modern world. Interestingly the best tech solutions are generally lo-fi and simple – technology might finally save us by delivering simple tools that emulate the old ones but remove any need to be techy – thanks to Apple and Open Source platforms – see for example IAWriter App for the ipad.
Get Things Done Dave Allen
Rigorous 12 step program to personal and professional efficiency, organisation, and peace-of-mind. Imagine Queens of Clean coming round to unclutter your office and your mind free you of nagging uncomfortableness of unclosed mental loops and piles of files.
Bit Literacy and GoodToDo Mark Hurst
deceptively simple approach to clearing your inbox by converting emails to future actions on an online to do list. Simpler than a full blown GTD approach but still requiring a degree of rigour.
tips and tricks for the computer-based homeworker again with insights for the practicing Clinician in the digital world.
The best way forward is to be able to afford a good secretary /PA / spouse to do this stuff for you!
Failing that we may just be entering a new golden age where computers can finally be useful
Strengths and weaknesses are internal factors.
Opportunities and threats are external factors.
Analyzing Change Factors – Driving Forces and Restraining Forces