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As I advise CEO’s and their leadership teams on their digital transformation strategies with Health Ventures, I share helpful business, technology, healthcare and marketing resources with them on a weekly basis and post these here on the blog.

 

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Why SpaceX is Making Starlink

Why SpaceX is Making Starlink

This is one of the most amazing visualizations of technological innovation that will forever change the way internet is delivered on earth.  Unbelievable that it's already in process and fully coming on line over the next couple years....

Tesla’s 2020 (the year ahead)

Tesla’s 2020 (the year ahead)

This video shows what's ahead for Tesla in 2020 from an investor's point of view, including some huge new revenue streams that will impact its stock price. It's just beyond amazing the vision that they have for completely changing the status quo....

How to avoid death By PowerPoint

How to avoid death By PowerPoint

If you’ve ever made a PowerPoint presentation or endured a painful one... This TEDTalk, viewed by more than 2 million people, shares five tips that will improve your presentations tenfold. With a seldom seen depth of knowledge and passion for his subject, David...

New Year Notes

New Year Notes

In starting off the new year, I was making some notes and thought to share this process that I've found that has been so very empowering to my thinking and creativity over the past few years. Moleskine Notebooks For more than 20 years I’ve kept daily notes in little...

Typing speed on mobile is catching up to keyboards

Typing speed on mobile is catching up to keyboards

Typing speed on mobile devices is catching up to that of physical keyboards 10-19-year-olds can type about 10 words per minute faster than can people in their 40s People spend an average of six hours per day on their mobile devices, so it’s no wonder they are skilled...

Python IDE: PyCharm Overview

Python IDE: PyCharm Overview

Getting into helping define/manage multiple Python projects with a variety of developers Great 8 minute intro video to a Python IDE (Integrated Development Environment) Pycharm https://www.jetbrains.com/pycharm/ Have used Sublime Text 3 (https://www.sublimetext.com/)...

The largest Medicare Advantage insurers in each state

The largest Medicare Advantage insurers in each state

Via  - - Becker's Hospital Review Here are the largest Medicare Advantage plans by number of covered lives in each state listed below Also attached is the full report from America's Health Insurance Plans.   Alabama: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, Cigna,...

Quick 30 minute Intro to PHP

Quick 30 minute Intro to PHP

I remember learning 6502 Assembly Language in junior high/high school on my Commodore Vic 20/64, Turbo Pascal in High School and then Fortran/PL1 in college.. Neat history behind the language variants... Today its automation/integration w/Python and Wordpress...

Realistic screen time solutions for kids (and their parents)

Realistic screen time solutions for kids (and their parents)

Mobile media time for zero-to-eight year-olds has tripled between 2013 and 2017, from an average of 15 minutes per day to 48 minutes per day. 59 percent say their kids are “addicted” to their screens, while 66 percent say their kids spend too much time on screens....

This Health Insurance Giant Wants to Pay for Your Apple Watch

This Health Insurance Giant Wants to Pay for Your Apple Watch

Time Magazine reports In a partnership with Apple, Aetna announced Tuesday a new app and wellness program that will track and offer personalized health recommendations to its customers, and grant them the option to redeem points for gift cards or toward payments for...

Print vs. Digital Report – Author Earnings

Print vs. Digital Report – Author Earnings

If you are an author and want insight into how sales and royalties stack up for print published books vs ebooks - this is a great article. Each of the following graphics in the article show what portion of profit authors get vs the volume of sales provided if you use...