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Health-Care Financing Comparison Chart

March 26, 2013

Health-care financing comparison chart By Kelly Dilworth Several big lenders have retreated from health-care financing in recent years. Since the recession, for example, Chase, Capital One and health insurance provider Humana have all dropped their health-care lending programs. (Humana still offers a health-care debit card, but discontinued its medical credit card.) “Before the recession, there were lots […]

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AHCL Thought of the Day: What We Can Learn From The Early Colonists

January 24, 2013

The early colonists (1607) fought against disease, starvation, the cold of winter and often the hostile Indians. When it became apparent that having everyone contribute what they could produce to a common storehouse was not generating adequate food, Governor William Bradford gave each man a plot of ground which he was free to till as […]

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ACHL Thought of the Day: The Success Formula for Any Job

January 17, 2013

Our expectation of results of what others do and even what we ourselves accomplish determines what it means to be successful. If what happens falls short of what we expect, we are disappointed. If, on the other hand, what happens meets our expectations, or even better, exceeds them, we define the outcome as successful. So […]

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AHCL Thought of the Day: Getting What Your Heart Desires

January 16, 2013

You may remember psychologist Dr. John Gray, or at least you remember his book, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus. He believes that nearly anyone can get what he/she wants if three elements are present. They are (1) Desire for more in our lives, (2) Confidence that we can get what we want, […]

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AHCL THOUGHT OF THE DAY: PLAY WITHOUT GUILT

January 11, 2013

There are always so many things demanding time and attention that deliberately setting out to have a little recreation is often a difficult discipline. If you have this problem, you may benefit from the advice of a psychologist who knows why play has a great payoff. Here’s the list of reasons to escape to the […]

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AHCL Thought of the Day: Make Yourself Feel Good

January 10, 2013

Take it easy and make yourself feel good. Here are six techniques for nudging out bad moods and replacing them with good moods: Take at least five minutes of break time to do something relaxing and different– chat with a friend, or read briefly from an interesting book. Take a ten minute walk outside or […]

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AHCL Thought of the Day: Stop Managing and Start Leading

January 8, 2013

If it is your job to be a manager of an office, business or even a family, it might be well to consider the advice of Jack Welch, who successfully managed General Electric for over 17 years. Here are some of his secrets of successful management: Consider change an everyday process. Keep looking for better […]

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