Sooner or later, you’re going to be asked to lead an innovation team. This will be your time to shine, if you’re up to the challenge. The distinguishing aspect of leading a special purpose team is that you’re not in control, you can only influence behavior. You’re tasked...


It took me nearly five years to get my first novel, Perfect on Paper, published, so when it finally happened I was over the moon. I’d worked my tail off to make it happen, and after all that effort, at long last I could exhale, sit back, and enjoy myself as the sales rolled in.

Or so I...


Healthcare continues to be the focal point of so much conversation in America. Rightly so. It has become politicized, debated and used as a bargaining chip.

HIMSS17 moved us away from that rhetoric for the most part – at least temporarily -- and to what matters -- quality care for patients....


I once asked Fred Smith, the founder of FedEx, what led him to start the company back in 1971. He explained that, at the time, he was running a company at the Little Rock, Arkansas, airport, refurbishing executive aircraft. It was there he began to notice that with increasing frequency, business...


Health information technology is dead. Okay, not really. But that’s what I keep hearing.

As I survey the healthcare landscape, it’s true that traditional HIT is knocking on death’s door. But it's demise has been greatly exaggerated as innovation takes hold and drives new...


How do organizations come up with new ideas? And how do they use those ideas to create successful new products, services, businesses, and solutions?

To answer these questions, a team of researchers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York spent time observing radical innovation projects...


More and more young couples are buying a house together before saying ‘I do.’

Save yourself a lot of heartache by avoiding the new trend of millennial couples who are buying homes together before they’re married. A recent study by Coldwell Banker found that “about one in...


When we talk with people about their Money Personalities, someone always asks us how they happened to get them.

Are they born with them? Is it how they were raised? The answer is yes and not really.

We see example after example that verifies your two Money Personalities are part of...


FOX NEWS AND FOX BUSINESS NETWORK SIGN MARKET STRATEGIST STEVE CORTES AS CONTRIBUTOR

FOX News has signed market strategist and former CNBC commentator Steve Cortes as a contributor. Cortes will provide market and political analysis on FOX Business Network (FBN) and FOX News Channel (FNC)....


Aside from retirement, sending your kids to college is probably the largest expense that you will experience. Even the politicians are saying, “College is not affordable. Student loan debt is out of control.” We think every parent worries about this. But, is it even worth saving and...