October 24, 2021

Category: Health Care

9 Experts on How to Lead During the Covid-19 Recession
Banking and Finance, Business Ethics, Commercial Real Estate, Communication, Corporate Governance, Economy, Entrepreneurism, Family Business, Health Care, Investing, Jobs, Law, Leadership, Manufacturing, Startups

9 Experts on How to Lead During the Covid-19 Recession

In the early months of the Covid-19 economic recession, nine experts from Platinum Group participated in unscripted, one-take/unedited interviews to share their perspectives and tips on on how business owners and leaders can best move forward. All of the interviews can be found on a Platinum Group Interview Series channel on YouTube and on seven audio platforms […]

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Medtech Serial Entrepreneur Manny Villafana on Fundraising and Leading During Covid-19
Entrepreneurism, Health Care, Leadership, Medtech/Biotech, Startups

Medtech Serial Entrepreneur Manny Villafana on Fundraising and Leading During Covid-19

Medical 21 Founder and CEO Manny Villafana shares how he’s moving  ahead with his startup despite new and complex challenges caused by Covid-19 during this One Take CEO Interview podcast and video segment sponsored by Platinum Group.  (Click here to hear the interview or here to watch it.) Villafana faced plenty of surprises in the […]

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Allina Health’s Penny Wheeler on Leading During Covid-19, Riots & an Uncertain Economy
Communication, COVID-19 leadership, Economy, Health Care, Jobs, Leadership, Society

Allina Health’s Penny Wheeler on Leading During Covid-19, Riots & an Uncertain Economy

During this week’s One Take CEO Interview sponsored by Platinum Group, President and CEO Penny Wheeler discusses how she’s leading $4.4 billion health care provider Allina Health during Covid-19, how it survived fires and looting last month that damaged or destroyed most neighboring properties, and how she and her employees look to effect meaningful change […]

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Is Your Business Pivoting?
Agribusiness, Aviation, Banking and Finance, Brewing, Business Ethics, Commercial Real Estate, Communication, Corporate Governance, Economy, Education, Entertainment, Entrepreneurism, Environment, Family Business, Food, Health Care, Investing, Jobs, Leadership, Manufacturing, Medtech/Biotech, Mining, Oil and Gas, Residential real estate, Restaurants, Retail, Technology, Transportation, Travel

Is Your Business Pivoting?

During extremely challenging times and setbacks, successful businesses often find ways to pivot toward new opportunities, focusing more on what’s possible rather than what didn’t work. During the COVID-19 economic slowdown, if you’ve found a way to pivot, let us know and we’ll share it on this site and elsewhere as we talk with others […]

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Economy, Health Care, Medtech/Biotech

Mayo Clinic to Expand Tissue Storage

Construction is slated to begin next year on a five-story expansion of Mayo Clinic’s archival facility where it stores its “Tissue Registry” of patient samples in northwest Rochester, according to the Rochester Post Bulletin. The proposed plan is to build a 67,760-square-foot building in two phases next to an existing 48-year-old facility and connect the two buildings. […]

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Bright Health Expands Into New York
Entrepreneurism, Health Care, Jobs, Startups, Technology

Bright Health Expands Into New York

Minneapolis-based Bright Health announced this morning it has received federal government approval to begin offering Medicare Advantage plans in New York City, making this partnership the newest market addition to its exclusive Care Partner collaborations. The company plans to begin offering the plans to 65+ consumers  in New York during this fall’s 2019 annual enrollment […]

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Economy, Health Care, Residential real estate, Taxes

Minnesota Ranks 28th for Retirement

If you’re thinking about retirement, a new report suggests you may want to leave Minnesota for greener pastures, like South Dakota. The financing consultant firm Bankrate, based in New York City, recently ranked the best — and worst — states for retirement. South Dakota topped the list with particularly high marks for well-being and taxes […]

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