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The Role of Google, Facebook, and Yelp Reviews in the Era of Healthcare Consumerism

Patient reviews can make or break a business in this era of healthcare consumerism and online reputations. And they’re here to stay. More than 94% of healthcare patients use online reviews as the first step in researching physicians and hospitals. They’re also the third most crucial driver in consumers’ decision to select a new healthcare provider after insurance acceptance and location. That’s why a solid strategy for ... Read More »

ISO 45003 – is this a game changer for Psychological Health and Safety ?

The workplace is constantly striving to know what ‘good’ looks like and when we start working with a client this is often front of mind for workplace mental health.  Probe a bit deeper, we find that behind this question is often a desire for a roadmap, checklist or do’s and don’t’s. ISO 45003 is an occupational health and safety (OH&S) ... Read More »

Blogging as a tool for the acquisition and dissemination of knowledge in health sciences: a preliminary evaluation

Abstract Tools for online collaboration are becoming increasingly prevalent in recent years. Certain characteristics of these tools encourage this proliferation: they are easy to use, always available, allow knowledge to be built collaboratively and disseminated quickly through social networks, and are usually free of charge. In this context, blogs are becoming increasingly important in the field of health as digital ... Read More »

10 Great Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Blogs To Follow

Machine learning (ML) isn’t new. However, the field of big data is revitalizing the subject and more organizations are relying on ML models to scale their operations, support staff in working better and faster, to uncover hidden insights from data, or even confirm and challenge underlying assumptions. This is creating widespread interest in related topics with the C-suite, and across ... Read More »

Eat Seasonally – Asparagus, Green Pea, and Mint Risotto

Apart from knowing you’re enjoying ingredients grown in-season, this recipe is packed full of prebiotics for good gut health. Asparagus, for example, is full of something called fructooligosaccharides (or FOS) which feed the good gut bacteria. And pearl barley is rich in resistant starch, another important prebiotic. It takes longer to cook than a regular risotto, which uses arborio rice, ... Read More »

Why Seamless Communication — in the Classroom and Beyond — Matters

Communication from teachers to both students and parents has always been important in K-12 education. But in the tech-dependent era of distance and hybrid learning, clear and consistent communication—about grades, assessments, learning targets and a host of other school-related matters—may now be more important than ever. Justin Hall, who teaches math at Rancho Cucamonga Middle School, understands this need well. A ... Read More »

Crucial Games and Tactics for SIG’s 1st Place NACCL Chess Team

Over 6 Thursdays in late January and February, the inaugural online North American Corporate Chess League took place, with over 400 players and 40 teams competing on lichess.org. The league awarded prizes to both the top 15 individuals and the top 5 teams, with each team’s score equal to the combined score of its top 4 individuals. SIG fielded a full team ... Read More »

Trustpilot consumer insights: Companies that give back and consumer expectations on building a better world

A lot has changed in terms of how consumers want to spend their money and what drives them to shop with a specific brand. Until recently, things like price, desirable product features, or good customer service were factors that gave brands enough competitive edge to win over their share of the market. With new challenger brands springing up left and ... Read More »

BLOGGING VS SOCIAL MEDIA: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE AND WHY BLOGGING IS BENEFICIAL

So what is the difference between a blog and a social media post? blogging vs social media posting is something that is often questioned in the world of content marketing. Blogs and social media posts are not the same. Blogs focus on long-form content while social media is more of a short, concise way to connect with your audience. This blog post will detail ... Read More »

Best premium smartphones in January 2022: OnePlus 9 Pro, Vivo X70 Pro+, and iPhone 13 among top choices

Who does not like to upgrade their smartphones to the best premium smartphone? However, with so many premium and flagship offerings from top brands like OnePlus, Apple, Vivo, Xiaomi, and others it can be difficult to pick the right smartphone. These smartphones offer flagship-level performance, great camera picture quality and battery life, and support for fast charging. Moreover, the good ... Read More »