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Back to School: Reexamining Oral Health Habits

The beginning of a new school year provides parents with opportunities to reexamine oral health habits that may have been more relaxed during the summer. Building and maintaining beneficial self-care habits are especially important for children, because the habits they … Continue reading

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Corporate Stress Impacts the Bottom Line

I recently had a very engaging conversation with teacher, psychotherapist, and life coach, Jeff Levin about our culture’s need to constantly be plugged-in to technology and the anxiety and stress this is promoting in kids, families, schools, businesses and communities.  … Continue reading

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Insurers should care about the opioid crisis

The drug crisis continues to take hold in New Hampshire, with more than 400 deaths from drug overdoses in 2017.  With Congress’ recent approval of almost $23 million in funding to support efforts specifically to combat the opioid crisis in … Continue reading

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Books I’m Reading: ALONE Together, Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other

How we communicate with each other impacts business, community relationships, goals, and the sustenance of clarity. Author Sherry Turkle, is the Abby Rockefeller Mauze’ Professor of Social Studies and Technology at MIT. She has conducted various studies and interviews regarding … Continue reading

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Books I’m Reading: The B Corp Handbook

I recently attended a discussion with other CEOs at the New Hampshire Business for Social Responsibility’s (NHBSR) annual conference. Many attendees came from companies that are Certified B Corporations. Author, Ryan Honeyman said it well in his introduction of The … Continue reading

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Books I’m Reading: What School Could Be

I enjoy serving as Chair of the New Hampshire Coalition for Business and Education leading critical educational efforts such as 65×25, which aims to have 65% of New Hampshire’s 25 to 64 year old population hold a post-secondary degree or … Continue reading

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Books I am Reading, February 2018

I am reading four books, but each one mindfully (based on my own new book on Mindfulness), capturing my passions: The first book is So You Think You’re A Boston Red Sox fan, by Bill Nowlin.   This book is a … Continue reading

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