On Demand

The ability to do something on demand, whenever it is needed or desired is the ability to actually perform the task in a useful and practical manner. The ability to produce excellent results on command is the difference between performance during practice and performance during the real thing.  There is a difference between being ableContinue reading “On Demand”

Good System: A reflection

During the medical school admissions process, the last step before signing on the dotted line and committing to a specific school for medical training is an event called Second Look. This is an opportunity for prospective medical students to revisit the campus, meet with faculty and current students, ask any questions, and look at theContinue reading “Good System: A reflection”

Preparing for Opportunity

Preparation is critical. As the saying goes, failing to prepare is preparing to fail. This lesson is hardwired into individuals from the time of elementary school on, when projects requiring weeks or months of preparation are assigned with increasing frequency. In the early years of schooling, there is often little agency, a limited amount ofContinue reading “Preparing for Opportunity”