Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

September 2012    |    Volume: 44    |    Number: 9

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Health Systems by D. Junell Scheeres

Industrial Engineer’s monthly column about health systems (September 2012) 

Sharpening the saw

While preparing for this month’s column, I heard the sad news that Stephen Covey died from complications of a biking accident. My thoughts went immediately to his family and their personal loss. I then glanced over to my bookshelf, which holds several titles from him about leadership, and felt a bit of loss myself, for I have used his research to make a difference in my personal and professional life.


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