Global Business School for Health


Forbes Media Feature: The Need For A New Type Of Leadership In Healthcare

20 June 2023

Featured in Forbes, Professor Nora Colton, Director of the Global Business School for Health, emphasises the crucial need for agile leadership in healthcare.


"As external factors continue to shift at an unprecedented rate, the need for agile leadership has become paramount – with McKinsey showing that healthcare leaders who demonstrate agility are better equipped to adapt to changing market conditions and outperform their peers. Driven by the rapidly changing externalities in healthcare, including advancements in medical technology, the evolving patient needs, and fluctuations in regulatory environments - healthcare leaders must nimbly adapt their strategies, efficiently allocate resources and steward their teams to effectively drive their organizations towards a more resilient future. Shepherds of healthcare leadership, like distinguished economist Nora Colton, seek to proactively reinforce these new paradigms of guardianship, supplementing the technical expertise needed to operate the healthcare systems of today with the adaptive skills to nimbly tackle the health challenges of tomorrow."

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