Photo Friday: The Brand New #CTHNext Capital Bikeshare Station - Out-of-Box Experience

Photo Friday: The Brand New #CTHNext Capital Bikeshare Station – Out-of-Box Experience

This week’s photograph was actually taken June 18, 2015. A few things intervened in between then, like landmark Supreme Court rulings, hence the delay.

The photo is of the installation, testing, and docking of the first bicycles in one of the newest Capital Bikeshare Stations (@Bikeshare) in Washington, station number 353, we informally call it the #CTHNext station, since it’s installed in front of the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth).
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WAIT = Why am I Talking? Learning how to be a better Ally

WAIT = Why am I Talking? Learning how to be a better Ally

Garrett G, is my mentor, in Boston, MA, USA (View on Flickr.com) What is an ally? There are a few guides to being one out there (see: Just Read: Guide to being a trans ally – Straight for Equality – PFLAG National) , and at the same time there’s no instruction manual. For a few … Continue reading WAIT = Why am I Talking? Learning how to be a better Ally

Respecting and Representing All Genders in a Healthy Workforce Program: Example from Kaiser Permanente

Respecting  and Representing All Genders in a Healthy Workforce Program: Example from Kaiser Permanente

I’ve been given permission to share what I consider a great innovation in respect, that wasn’t my idea . GoKP is the Healthy Workforce program for Kaiser Permanente’s 175,000 employees. Shira Potash, MS, part of Kaiser Permanente Healthy Workforce, within our National Human Resources organization, approached myself and several others about leveraging our human centered … Continue reading Respecting and Representing All Genders in a Healthy Workforce Program: Example from Kaiser Permanente

Photo Friday: Dance of the Cranes, Washington, DC USA

Photo Friday: Dance of the Cranes, Washington, DC USA

  On the evening of July 15, 2015 at 8:15pm, two high-rise construction cranes will come to life in a synchronized spectacle of motion. Dance of the Cranes will consist of a choreographed dance performed by two high-rise construction cranes towering over the streets of Washington, DC. At dusk, the cranes will slowly begin to … Continue reading Photo Friday: Dance of the Cranes, Washington, DC USA

What I Learned at Advisory Board ElevateLIVE!

What I Learned at Advisory Board ElevateLIVE!

Since each blog post is about what I learned yesterday…

I was invited to participate on a panel at The Advisory Board’s (@TheAdvisoryBd) first firmwide event, ElevateLIVE! (Hashtag: #ElevateLive) yesterday. Here are the 6 things I learned, in no particular order. Continue reading→

Photo Friday: The remarkable power of flags to create a culture of acceptance

Photo Friday: The remarkable power of flags to create a culture of acceptance

This Photo Friday is a collage, which conveyed an important message (to me) this week.

Isn’t it remarkable how a flag or any visual message can contribute to a culture of acceptance, that allows all humans to acheive their full potential. As usual, I find lots of analogies to health care.
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Photo Friday: Love Wins, Washington DC USA

Photo Friday: Love Wins, Washington DC USA

Following the decision, one, then all of the letters that spelled “Love Wins” escapes into the sky. Because it did, as we predicted a long time ago . Lots more below. And lots more to do. Equality Equals Health and Health equals the ability to achieve life goals. Similar Posts: Photo Friday: Love wins (again) … Continue reading Photo Friday: Love Wins, Washington DC USA