The Ramen Lifestyle

Grant Cardone

Health Insurance : $76.24. Dental Insurance : $44.76. He settled on a 2004 Chevy Impala that costs him now $84 a month, but the big expense is the insurance which sets him back $170 a month. Meet Greg. He’s 27-years-old and lives in San Diego, California.

Combating Disengagement: What can be done about workers’ lack of interest in their jobs?

Sales and Marketing Management

One of those was Michael Stahl, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at HealthMarkets, an independent agency that sells health insurance, Medicare, life and supplemental insurance products nationwide. However, HealthMarkets supports its mission of focusing on helping customers find the best insurance products by “tilting” pay for its salespeople toward fixed compensation rather than commission.

Don’t Use Your Vote as a Weapon – You Could Shoot Yourself in the Foot

A Sales Guy

A man who voted for a Bush in 2004 because he supported the Patriot Act sued the government when his new Arab son in law was detained for 3 months without due process, because his name was mistakenly on the terrorist list, leaving his pregnant daughter alone to have their first baby. A father who voted to repeal Obamacare is now suing a hospital because his 8 year old daughter was denied a critical procedure because he lost his medical insurance after being laid-off.

Although it’s not time to Party Like its 1999, There is Plenty to Celebrate

The ROI Guy

IT spending has experienced a healthy three years of budget increases since the beginning of 2004, giving many IT execs plenty of reasons to celebrate. Industries where increases in innovation were surprisingly low or flat included Financial Services / Banks which overall has the highest level of average innovation at 18% but with flat growth) and Insurance. of revenue in 2004, to only 3.3%