October 1, 2012

Towers Watson To Buy Extend Health In $435M Deal

DOW JONES NEWSWIRES Towers Watson & Co. (TW) has agreed to acquire health-care insurance services provider Extend Health Inc. in a roughly $435 million deal that it expects will expand…

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October 1, 2012

It’s the filibuster, stupid

By Matt Miller Published: Thursday, September 27, 2012 Here’s my plea to Jim Lehrer: At the first presidential debate in Denver next Wednesday, ask the candidates if they are in…

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September 24, 2012

The Siege of Academe

For years, Silicon Valley has failed to breach the walls of higher education with disruptive technology. But the tide of battle is changing. A report from the front lines. By…

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September 21, 2012

Consultancies Are Eager to Enter Private Health Exchanges

By Charlotte HuffPublished: September 18, 2012 Even before the health care reform law’s public exchanges become reality, several global human resources consultancies are quickly moving to create a parallel marketplace…

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September 18, 2012

Dropouts Earning Diplomas Online

By: Shernay Williams Updated: September 13, 2012 Here’s an alarming statistic, today, 7,000 students in America dropped out of high school, according to the alliance for excellent education. Now a…

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July 25, 2012

The American Academy Raises New Round of Venture Capital Financing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jeff Beck, The American Academy 801.931.2707 Jeff.Beck@NoDropouts.com www.NoDropouts.com   Dropout Recovery innovators raise $6 Million to expand reach to at-risk children via its NoDropoutsTM offering The…

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May 7, 2012

The Campus Tsunami

  Online education is not new. The University of Phoenix started its online degree program in 1989. Four million college students took at least one online class during the fall…

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May 1, 2012

NoDropouts program featured in New Orleans Times-Picayune

  We work hard to highlight all of the amazing work being done to end the nation’s dropout epidemic, without regard to who is doing it — because we want…

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April 26, 2012

Extend Health Recognized By Coventry Health Care for Zero Customer Complaints in 2011

Coventry Health Care acknowledges Extend Health as a leader in efficiency and customer satisfaction SAN MATEO, Calif., Apr 26, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Extend Health Inc., a leading provider of…

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February 29, 2012

Extend Health Awarded U.S. Patent For Call Center Technology

PRESS RELEASE Feb. 29, 2012, 9:00 a.m. EST Automatic call distributor technology distributes inbound customer calls to the best-matched benefit advisor SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb 29, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) —…

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