Shawn Kitchen

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Virtual Health Care Could Save the U.S. Billions Each Year

The conventional wisdom that the best care is delivered in-person by experienced caregivers may soon be overturned. Rising health care costs, a shortage of physicians, and an aging population are making the traditional model of care increasingly unsustainable. But new uses of virtual health and …

My Husband Died at 34—Here Are 40 Life Lessons I Learned From It

A sudden, unanticipated death has a way of jolting us to our senses. When you’re told that your husband is dead, everything changes in an instant. …

Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs, and Richard Branson Stick to These 6 Rules When Holding Meetings | Inc.com

Trying to run a business is all consuming. Time gets sucked up by so many different things: staff, suppliers, finance, production -- the list goes on. But, above all, meetings seem to take up so much precious time and yet often seem to achieve very little.<p>Everyone has their own idea about what …

Mark Zuckerberg

I studied billionaires and talked to neuroscientists, and I've realized there are 4 key parts to making great decisions

I've studied billionaires, talked with neuroscientists, psychologists, astronauts, and more — and from all of those conversations — I've put together a framework I call "the Art of Decision-making."<p>The Art of Decision-making has 4 key components:<p>The more time and energy you invest in your …

Self-improvement

How Venture Capitalists Really Assess a Pitch

Justyna Stasik<p>Before Lakshmi Balachandra entered academia, she spent a few years working for two venture capital firms, where she routinely witnessed a phenomenon that mystified her. The VCs would receive a business plan from an entrepreneur, read it, and get excited. They’d do some research on the …

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Here's how to make the most of your bucket list trip to Magnolia Market in Waco

WACO -- A trip to the Central Texas college town of Waco is landing on travel bucket lists of fans of HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i> stars, Chip and Joanna Gaines.<p>…

Why This Health System Offers Refunds to Dissatisfied Patients

Shortly after forty-six-year-old Karen Hull had elective disc surgery at one of our hospitals, she used a new Geisinger app to request a refund for $150 of her $2250 financial responsibility. The problem wasn’t with the surgery – that went well. But Karen was unhappy with a phone call she’d …

How to Buy an Investment Properties With No Money

You’ve heard, “in order to make money, you have to spend money.” But, how true is that? In fact, there are ways to make money in real estate with no …

How To Order Wine Like An Adult

So you want to become a wine connoisseur — or just how to navigate the drink menu when you go out to dinner — but you don't know where to start. …

Product Guide

Baseball might not be known as the sport where players express their individual identities, but perhaps people need to take a closer look. From your …

Alzheimer’s Effects on the Brain Found in Young People

Researchers see changes linked to the disease in subjects ages 3 to 20 years old<p>Changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease can be seen as early as childhood in people with a heightened genetic risk, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology.<p>Research on …

Alzheimer's Disease

10 Ways to Save for Your Retirement in Your 30s

If you’re a 30-something, you should have already started saving for retirement. But if you haven’t, it’s not too late — you can start today by …

These are the apps Apple thinks you should use to manage your money

ETFs (exchange traded funds) in particular, are changing the way many young people are investing in the market. In the past 10 years, ETFs, which usually have lower costs than mutual funds, have gone from $230 billion in assets to around $4 trillion in early 2016. And many startups are trying to …

Some Of The Daddy-est Dad Jokes Ever Told

(Image Link)<p>Kids who have cool dads had to go to great lengths to prove it before the internet, but now they can just share stories, pics and things …

Kate Upton Posts Video Doing Kegal Exercises. The Internet Thanks Her..

Are those kegels?<p>Working out is a major key to success if you want to get a body like Kate Upton, especially if you’re Kate Upton.<p>Although it can be …

Reality TV

19 of the best quotes we've ever heard about getting rich

Getting rich isn't reserved for a select few.<p>Almost anyone can make it happen— and people who have done it say wealth often begins with your mentality.<p>Read on for a healthy dose of inspiration from self-made millionaires, authors, entrepreneurs, and investing gurus:

The Personal Finance Guide for Middle Class Millennials

Wow, google hates us…<b>Being Rich: The Thousandaire’s Guide for Middle Class</b> <b>Millennials in the US</b>Making the Most of What You Have (When What You Have …

Personal Finance

Get Instant Gratification With This Millennial-Friendly Stock Investing App

Nothing says “millennials” more than instant gratification, zero fees, and mobile apps for doing things that once required hiring expensive …

Warren Buffett says these are the 6 most important things you should do with your money

Do you want to be smarter with your money and better at building wealth next year than you were this year? There's no one better to turn to for advice than Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha has built his own personal fortune to more than $72 billion, making him the third richest person in the …

Investing

Everything you need to know to deal with the stock market collapse is on this index card

Stock prices have declined about 9 percent this year, and it's only January. The good news is that everything the typical saver needs to know to safely navigate the tumult in the global financial sector fits on the four-by-six index card shown above.<p>At a time like this, this card is more …

Personal Finance

Better Value in Health Care Requires Focusing on Outcomes

Implementing a value-based strategy is on the mind of nearly every health care organization in the U.S. It seems that every week, one or another announces a new “Center for Health Care Value” or “Center for Health Care Innovation.” These organizations are accepting the fact that the volume-driven …

Fossils found in African cave are new species of human kin, say scientists

The two amateur cavers had to feel their way along the cave’s winding passages, crawl on their stomachs through an opening less than 10 inches high, ascend a jagged wall, cross a narrow ledge dubbed the “Dragon’s Back,” and make a 400-foot descent, sideways, through a vertical crack before finally …

Paleontology

Drowned Syrian toddler embodies heartbreak of migrant crisis

Heartbreaking images that emerged Wednesday of a drowned Syrian toddler's body on a Turkish beach went viral, shared by thousands of social media users around the world.<p>The 3-year-old boy and his 5-year-old brother were reported by Turkish media to have been among 12 refugees who drowned when their …

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What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Public Health

20 Life Hacks that Increase your Wealth

In today’s digital age, people are growing more and more interested in how to become financially successful with innovative ways to change their …

Lifehacks

China sell-off: time to worry or a chance to buy?

Tumbling markets in China have led to claims of a buying opportunity, but warnings of worse to come mean it could take a strong stomach<p>Investors lured by rapid growth in China are having their nerves tested following dramatic stock market falls and even predictions that the country is facing its …