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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September 26, 2011

Health-Care Deal Could Open Door to More Options

Insurers WellPoint, Health Care Service, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan bought an ownership stake in private health-care exchange Bloom Health this week, marking one of the first big…

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August 2, 2011

Towers Watson Partners With Extend Health on Retiree Medical Solution

  Employers get expert advice to transition retirees to a private health care exchange and manage costs; retirees gain more individual Medicare plan choices and increased buying power.  NEW YORK, August 2,…

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August 1, 2011

How Market-Driven Health Insurance Exchanges Can Be Successful

BY FC Expert Blogger Bryce Williams        Fri Jul 29, 2011 This blog is written by a member of our expert blogging community and expresses that expert’s views alone. Without effective…

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July 26, 2011

How US health care reform will affect employee benefits

Shubham Singhal, Jeris Stueland, and Drew Ungerman US health care reform sets in motion the largest change in employer-provided health benefits in the post–World War II era. While the pace…

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July 14, 2011

Extend Health Selected As Finalist for 2011 ABBY Award for Healthcare Innovation

We are very happy to announce that Extend Health is a finalist for the 2011 ABBY Award from the Adaptive Business Leaders (ABL) organization – you can read the press…

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June 29, 2011

The Failure of American Schools

By Joel Klein Three years ago, in a New York Times article detailing her bid to become head of the American Federation of Teachers union, Randi Weingarten boasted that despite…

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June 16, 2011

One Reason Companies May Drop Health Care

by: Emily Chasan, Senior Editor A report earlier this week that 30% of companies would be likely to stop offering health insurance under the Obama administration’s new legislation raised some…

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