· Drive thought leadership. In this information age, getting the right and relevant information is at times a task. Companies are always searching for information on cost control, cost-effective healthcare programmes, business excellence practices, and new trends. Healthcare providers and insurers can sponsor seminars and large events on topics that are relevant. They can also bring in internal experts to have smaller roundtables with select prospects. The speakers may cover topics on health benefit issues, technology advances and employee incentive plans and also on selecting low cost services to drive better wellbeing. … [Read more...] about How to create value with healthcare
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Creating community: “We see” Speakers often used the expression “we see” to deepen affiliation with an expert community and make nonbiased observations. In this excerpt, Bilyana Petkova, a fellow at the Electronic Privacy Information Center, illustrates her insider information about the data privacy field: “So, in the data privacy field, we see how this dynamic has played out a role in the E.U., where the first data privacy statute was adopted in the German locality of Hassan . . .” … [Read more...] about 11 science-backed ways to boost your credibility when you work remotely
Tsedal Neeley, a professor at Harvard Business School, has spent years researching how companies can manage spread-out teams. She advises ensuring that everyone has the right technology, so no one is left behind. Next, managers should acknowledge that the world has changed and work with their teams to figure out new processes. She recommends meeting at least once a week and not neglecting fun virtual events, such as group lunches or happy hours, to maintain connections. You should also strive to help all employees feel like they’re in the loop and have equal access to you, she says. … [Read more...] about The 7 hallmarks of good leadership in the pandemic
The country's largest iron ore miner NMDC on Wednesday hiked rates of the mineral by Rs 300 to Rs 2,950 a tonne with immediate effect. Iron ore is the key raw material used in steel making. Any change in its prices has a direct impact on the rates of steel. … [Read more...] about NMDC hikes iron ore rates by Rs 300 a tonne
US equity markets are the largest in the world, with a market cap of around $30 trillion, representing around 35 per cent of the global stock market capitalization. With a nominal GDP of around $21 trillion, the US economy represents around 25 per cent of the global pie. No other single country comes close to being such a significant part of the global economic and financial system. … [Read more...] about Should US equities be the core investment in an Indian portfolio?