Articles for July 2018

Prescription Mail Orders: An Innovative Way to Lower Drug Costs

July 26th, 2018

There’s no doubt that prescription prices are rising.  But what if the monthly prescription cost is more than your annual salary?

That’s the dilemma facing many people even if they do have employer-paid healthcare premiums.  According to a new report by Sun Life, the percentage of people with million dollar health care costs has risen 90% from 2014 to 2017, with part of that increase being fueled by increased prescription drug costs.  Patients with cancer and blood disorders have the highest prescription drug costs with injectable drugs costing the most.  According to the report, it is common to see a single prescription cost over $80,000.
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Increasing Productivity: Do You Have the Right People in the Right Seats?

July 19th, 2018

Why is hiring and keeping the right people so hard? Every leader knows that attracting top talents that fit the culture of the organization is not an easy task. Yet, recruiting employees and maintaining and/or increasing productivity are crucial parts of leadership.

Keeping your employees happy and inspired in the workplace takes commitment, creativity, and effort. What are some key strategies to keep employees engaged and motivated at the workplace?


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