Barbara Mannino Archive
Published August 24, 2012
The annual physical has become an enshrined institution in this country, no matter how much we dread it. But is it really necessary and cost effective?
Published August 21, 2012
It’s not whether you hover but how. College parents and administrators share insights on the first-year college transition and how parents can best support their children from afar.
Published August 16, 2012
With poor lifestyle choices accounting for big health costs for employers and employees, realistic new strategies can usher in lasting health behavior change.
Published July 16, 2012
Re-entering the workforce after taking time off to stay at home with kids can be an intimating process for women. But experts say transitioning back into work life can be a smooth shift with the right attitude and mindset.
Published July 10, 2012
The stubbornly-high unemployment rate and bleak hiring outlook has led many job seekers to opt for a more independent way of working: gigging.
Published June 27, 2012
As the health-care industry works to deliver more value to consumers, there’s a push to digitalize in doctors’ offices and health organizations nationwide.
Published June 14, 2012
Sustained healthy behaviors among employees can boost a company’s bottom line--a more companies are catching on.
Published June 12, 2012
Women have worked long and hard to break through the glass ceiling, but progress has been slow, and men play an important role to help eliminate old mores.
Published June 08, 2012
As companies continue to look for ways to reduce their health-care costs, they are pulling back on their retiree medical plan offerings and expecting former employees to contribute more to their coverage.
Published May 01, 2012
Closing a business deal is like a game of poker. You’re forced to make moves based on incomplete information on what cards the other players are holding-and this fear of the unknown creates anxiety, particularly for women.