February 6, 2012

Start-Ups On IPO Waiting List Keep Close Eye On Facebook

February 6, 2012, 5:59 PM By Lizette Chapman Facebook investors and employees are poised for a payday, and the “cha-ching” doesn’t stop there. Reuters There are 63 venture-backed companies now…

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February 2, 2012

Steven's Story: "I had to work to help pay the bills"

Times were tough in Baton Rouge. And so Steven made a tough decision: He would leave high school in his senior year in an attempt to get more hours as…

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February 2, 2012

Dr. Oz: Why ‘mentoring is the way to go’

When he’s not operating on patients, hosting a talk show or authoring books, Dr. Mehmet Oz devotes his time to his charity, HealthCorps, a Peace Corps-like program that sends college…

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January 25, 2012

Extend Health Helps More Than 150,000 Seniors Evaluate and Choose Private Medicare Plans During 7-Week Annual Enrollment Period

Despite high volume, private health insurance exchange operator submits 99% of its enrollment applications to carriers within 24 hours SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Extend Health, Inc. today announced that in the…

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January 9, 2012

Extend Health Files Registration Statement with SEC for an Initial Public Offering

SAN MATEO, Calif. – January 6, 2012 – Extend Health, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial…

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January 9, 2012

Utah academy’s business is helping high school dropouts drop back in

By cathy mckitrick Published: December 17, 2011 05:09PM Updated: December 19, 2011 10:02AM The United States has roughly 35 million high school dropouts, a staggering number that continues to increase…

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January 6, 2012

Extend Health Files Registration Statement with SEC for an Initial Public Offering

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan 06, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Extend Health, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed…

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November 18, 2011

Is an Ivy League Diploma Worth It?

November 8, 2011 Fearing Massive Debt, More Students Are Choosing to Enroll at Public Colleges Over Elite Universities By MELISSA KORN Daniel Schwartz could have attended an Ivy League school…

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November 3, 2011

Spurring Growth on Boston’s Waterfront

  November 1, 2011 By SUSAN DIESENHOUSE BOSTON — When Vertex Pharmaceuticals agreed this year to move into an as-yet-unbuilt waterfront office complex, it made history as the city’s largest…

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September 26, 2011

First-Time Email Plea Brings Outpouring for Somalia

By MELANIE GRAYCE WEST On Sunday night, Whitney Tilson sent an email to people he knew urging them to support aid agencies working to address the famine in Somalia. As…

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