Top Picks

Favorite blogs and podcasts that inform and entertain

Here is a list of blogs and podcasts that I think you might enjoy. They cover topics from healthcare and leadership to personal finance and travel. I will add new top picks as I find them.

top picks for physician leaders

I encourage you to check them out. If you like any of them, mention to the authors in their COMMENTS Section that I sent you!

Michael HyattSkip PrichardLeadership Freak
Michael Hyatt has been ranked as one of the best leadership blogs for several years. He is a best selling author. His site provides a blog and a podcast.Skip Prichard is another great leadership blogger. His posts often include interviews of other insightful leaders.Dan Rockwell provides short (about 300 words) posts that get right to the core of leadership principles.
White Coat InvestorFuture Proof MDPhysician on FIRE
There are several personal finance blogs for physicians and this is one of the best.FPMD offers up digestible money tips for young professionals. But I like the site any way ( even though I'm no longer young!).Very well written - I wish I read this and other financial blogs when I was just starting 30 years ago!
The 4-Hour WorkweekBecker's Hospital ReviewThe Earth Awaits
I read the book in 2007 and have been reading the blog and listening to the podcasts ever since.Written by a team of healthcare attorneys, this review provided lots of important information about what is going on politically and financially in U.S. healthcare.Started only a few months ago, use this site to identify cities across the globe that meet your criteria for weather, housing, cost of living, language, etc. New functionality is being added in January. A fantastic site.
ZDogg MDAmerican Association for Physician LeadershipUrgentCare Mentor
"Slightly funnier than placebo" according to the tag line, but I think it is much funnier. Healthcare issues presented as a music video.This is THE professional organization to join if you are looking for support and education as a leader.This blog is part of a site devoted to Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine Topics. It is produced by an entrepreneur and former COO and CMO in the ambulatory setting.
Joint Commision Physician Leadership BlogDr. Grumpy in the HouseGomerBlog
This blog is written by JC staff and generally provides useful updates about quality and safety in healthcare.One of my favorites from the Humor & Satire category.The other favorite from Humor & Satire.
More to come...