1. 17 Nov 2011 – Health Care Remain Independent or Join a System? Over the past two years, the number of independent hospitals joining systems through full asset mergers has...
  2. 16 Nov 2011 – Health Care Building the Continuum: A Systematic Approach to Ambulatory Care In response to an increased emphasis on quality and effectiveness of care, hospitals and health systems must...
  3. 15 Nov 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Choosing and Implementing an Effective Outsourcing Strategy Deciding to outsource a company’s logistics is not easy—an effective outsourcing strategy can reduce...
  4. 3 Nov 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Kurt Salmon Predicts Happy Holidays for Retailers Consumer spending is expected to increase 3.6% this holiday season compared to last, according to Kurt Salmon...
  5. 31 Oct 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Reverse Globalization: The New Dollars and Sense of Near-Sourcing Near-sourcing, or producing products closer to where they are ultimately sold, is growing in popularity. As more...
  6. 31 Oct 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Q&A With JCPenney CEO Mike Ullman To say that major changes are afoot at J.C. Penney would be an understatement. In June, the company announced...
  7. 31 Oct 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Happy Holidays May Be in Store for Restaurants Restaurant spending will likely continue to climb through the holiday season, as consumer intent to spend...