Over the past 6 months I have seen the number of big data projects go up significantly and most of the companies I work with are planning to increase their Big Data activities even further over the next
A senior exec of a big health insurer recently returned from a company offsite dedicated to becoming ”customer centric”. I asked if they talked about making EOBs (Explanation of Benefits) understandable?
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When the Apple Watch launches in April, one of the first apps that will be available for the device benefits diabetics because it reports glucose levels on a graph. This app — which was designed by medical
No matter how much precision and care the prosthetics experts at Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) put into crafting an accurate prosthetic leg for one healthy, young female patient, she never
Additive manufacturing — more commonly known as 3-D printing — can make three-dimensional, solid objects of virtually any shape from a digital model. While it’s currently most popular with hobbyists and
47% of manufacturers expect big data analytics to have a major impact on company performance making it core to the future of digital factories. 36% expect mobile technologies and applications to improve
Need to unleash innovation in your company? Trying raising an army of Kickboxers. No, it’s not quite what you think. Adobe Systems has recently launched a program to drive innovation from within, the Kickbox.
You only have one chance to make a first impression. Make sure it's a great one. Researchers have found that a first impression is made within the first seven seconds after you meet someone new. When meet
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A successful investment banker went on vacation to a tropical island. There he met a fisherman who had a unique way of catching fish. The banker immediately saw a business opportunity. The banker said
I have been working in the field of personal branding for about as long as it has been “a field.” Many of the myths about personal branding that were present at the start still persist today. It’s time
If you Google "daily habits of successful people" you'll find almost every business-focused media outlet represented in the results. But if you're looking for a guaranteed roadmap to success, don't get
Part of the fun of ringing in the New Year is looking back on the achievements of the previous one. And in 2014, there were plenty of health care success stories to celebrate: major medical advances, technologies
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