Category Archives: General Business

Reputation Roulette

During this year’s most watched ever Super Bowl the ads, the halftime show, and even the singing of the National Anthem came under instant and excessive real-time commentary in social media. What lessons can be learned here? Opinion and instant feedback are the new norm With the proliferation of social media, we no longer need […]

Domestic Healthcare Tourism: Completely on the Company’s Dime

Large companies are embarking on a new healthcare strategy for their employees: Offer to pay completely, including travel, for certain surgeries provided they are performed at a select hospital. According to an article in the Charlotte Observer: “In a move to control rising health care costs, Mooresville-based Lowe’s has cut an unusual deal with a […]

County-By-County Report Sizes Up Americans’ Health

Press Release: How Healthy Is Your County? New County Health Rankings Give First County-by-County Snapshot of Health in Each State Washington D.C. – The County Health Rankings—the first set of reports to rank the overall health of every county in all 50 states—were released today by the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute and the […]