Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Is It Time to Break Up the Big Health Insurance Companies In 2019?

September 16, 2019 by  
Filed under Health, Money/Business, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) In the 10-plus years since the financial crisis, there has been a lot of talk about “too big to fail” financial institutions. Today, however, there is a set of large institutions failing our nation’s patients: big health insurance companies. It’s high time that policymakers take a hard look at breaking them up. The […]

Secretary Betsy DeVos Hands For-Profit Colleges $11.1 Billion Over 10 Years.

September 13, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Most consumers would likely agree that consumers should get what they pay for. If a product or service fails to deliver its promises, refunds are in order. That kind of thinking guided the Obama Administration’s decision to address false promises made to student loan borrowers. A rule known as the “borrower defense to repayment,” came on the heels of successive for-profit college closures that left thousands of students stranded […]

How To Become An Optimistic Manager.

September 13, 2019 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) It’s important to note that in 2019, perhaps one of the only management styles that has stood the test of time is being an optimistic, forward thinking leader. Being overly strict is known to cause business stress, while simply deferring all the authority completely can mean a business loses it’s best guiding hand, […]

Donald Trump Era Not as Extraordinary as Never-Trumpers Think.

September 13, 2019 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Around Washington, in sundry upscale locales, in large quadrants of the internet, you still encounter lamentations about Donald Trump’s takeover of the Republican Party and prophecies of the party’s approaching doom. Never-Trumpers are less thick on the ground than among ordinary voters, but they have an echo in affluent southern and southwest suburbs […]

How To Avoid Sacking Your Staff.

September 13, 2019 by  
Filed under Health, Money/Business, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Getting the right employee into your business is vital. You don’t want to invest time, money, and effort into recruitment only to have to go and dismiss that person very soon afterward. There are several things that can go wrong when it comes to employing, and having an awareness of all of these […]

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