"Because you can't just pull docs aside and ask if they're happy." This was the comment made by Lindsay, a hospitalist colleague of mine, who accepts several-month stints as locum tenens arrangements.
 
She was describing the many questions, which go unanswered, while she interviews and considers her next assignment.
 
The problem is that the people who are doing the hiring will never be honest with you, how doctors there actually feel, nor will they allow you a moment in front of someone long enough who will really tell it like it is... Or at least how they see it...
 
It became clearer & clearer, we really needed some stealth method of honestly communicating our truths... A stealthy method of raising our level of voice...