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December 5, 2012
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  Best Business Practices 
  • 5 steps to more effective communication
    Clear communication saves time and money, writes Peter Cohan. Before communicating an important idea or message, try sharing it first with one or two people you trust to ensure your point is clear. Write down your ideas and read them over before conveying a message, he suggests. Cohan advises following up with your intended recipient to ensure they received and understand what you hoped to convey. Inc. online(free registration) (12/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Can't-miss content-marketing trends
    Even if your content-marketing strategy is working at the moment, a number of changes might be coming that could affect its performance, John Paul Nettles writes. Marketers should track key metrics, cater to mobile viewers and ensure they are distributing high-quality content. (12/3) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Report emphasizes simple, informed exchange process
    A report by the Pacific Business Group on Health highlights the importance of a simple enrollment process in order to ensure users of health insurance exchanges are matched with the right plan. Exchanges must balance a simple approach with one that explains options in-depth. "Because we know there are half a dozen things that stand out, that matter to people, so you want to nudge them to consider certain aspects," said Ted von Glahn a senior director of the group. "But you don't want to curtail their opinions or needs. You have to give people choices of what they want to choose." California Healthline (12/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Understanding ACOs
    Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) have become ever more popular with health care reform implementation and the desire to improve the value, efficiency and quality of care to health plan members. Learn about ACOs -- from a historical perspective to their future impact on delivery and payment reforms -– by registering for AHIP’s new online course. Find course details. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Expand your learning. Not your budgets.
    Are you trying to do more with less? Are you working with smaller budgets but higher expectations that you stay ahead of health care reform implementation? If so, take advantage of AHIP’s year-end sale. When you register for various 2013 conferences by 12 p.m. ET on Dec. 31, you’ll enjoy deeply discounted pricing. Learn more. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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