Rumors squashed: Aetna will renew contract with Scottsdale Lincoln Health Network

Reports squashed: Aetna will certainly restore agreement along with Scottsdale Lincoln Healthiness Network

Jan 5, 2015 – 23:55 GMT

Tom Dameron, Aetna Inc.’s promote head of state when it come to Arizona
As quickly as Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) then John C. Lincoln Healthiness Network finished agreement arrangements concerning a year ago, there were Reports which Scottsdale Healthcare’s agreement renewal would certainly autumn via this year.
Yet Tom Dameron, Aetna’s promote head of state when it come to Arizona, claimed he’s below to squash those rumors.
Aetna merely …
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Exclusive: Microchip Technology partners with Linux Foundation on connected car options

Provided by Microchip

Microchip Technology Inc. has actually earned a deal along with the Linux Foundation to allow designers that usage the Linux operating system along with Microchip’s portfolio of The majority of (Media Oriented System Transport) infotainment and driver safety network technology.

Microchip Technology Inc. is announcing Tuesday it has actually joined the Linux Foundation and Automotive Grade Linux to produce software for the connected car, the Phoenix Firm Journal has actually found exclusively.

The Chandler-based semiconductor maker is announcing and giving demos of the Linux partnership at this week’s Global Consumer Electronics Reveal in Las Vegas.

This deal gives the ability for Microchip (Nasdaq: MCHP) to supply its Intelligent Network Interface Controller, or INIC chip, to be used along with the Linux open-source operating system, said Eric Lawson, a Microchip spokesman.

“We’re finding that a great deal of automotive companies are starting to adopt Linux for their safety systems,” Lawson told me Monday. “This will certainly additionally allow designers that usage the Linux operating system along with Microchip’s portfolio of The majority of (Media Oriented System Transport) infotainment and driver safety network technology.”

Linux adoption is growing due to the fact that it offers automotive designers along with an open-source platform that allows them to optimize the reuse of existing work, while making their own incremental improvements, according to a Microchip statement.

“A fast and reliable network infrastructure is vital for us to attain the promise of the connected car,” Dan Cauchy, Linux Foundation’s general manager of automotive, said in a statement. “To incorporate this in to the architecture for an open, common automotive platform will certainly incentive the global automobile market. We’re excited for Microchip to delivering this understanding to AGL so we can easily believe holistically concerning exactly how the automobile and every one of its components can easily job seamlessly together.”

Hayley Ringle covers technology and startups for the Phoenix Firm Journal.

LeadMD expanded to larger Scottsdale office, looking to grow staff (Video)

LeadMD broadened to bigger Scottsdale office, wanting to cultivate personnel (Video)

Dec 31, 2014 – 14:55 GMT

Mark Peterman
Justin Gray is the Chief Executive Officer of LeadMD, the Scottsdale-based advertising automation then customer partnership administration consultants.
LeadMD has actually broadened in to a bigger Scottsdale office, released its initial education and learning software then is employing a minimum of 10 staff members in the following year to tips the firm open up brand-new firm lines.
The Scottsdale-based advertising automation then customer …
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Discover the power of consciousness in your business

Jana Blašková

Discover the electricity of consciousness in your business

Described as being aware something within oneself, consciousness is rising as an necessary company component. Long the ground of philosophers, consciousness in company is capturing the minds of some CEOs. It might be the next higher ground of much better businesses. It is coming in to view.

In fact, the CEO’s of serious companies such as Whole Foods, Container Store, Trader Joe’s and others have actually formed a nonprofit organization named Conscious Capitalism. It promotes better levels of consciousness in company – voluntary exchange, entrepreneurship, competition, freedom to trade, trust, compassion, collaboration and value creation.

Call it conscious commerce or company consciousness, it aims to serve the most effective passions of customers, employees, owners, vendors, the community and others.

So what?

The challenging hierarchy of commerce is evolving in to a better states of joining business. The lesser levels of frightening, disappointing, antagonistic or demanding environments are ascending to better levels of hopeful, harmonious, meaningful business.

Watch out, Maslow, we are taking the express elevator up your pyramid from the ground floor of survival to the self-actualized penthouse of well being for all of stakeholders.

The markers of the movement

As this trend rides the rails of acceleration, inertia and momentum, there are some indicators of this millennial movement underway:

Information Age morphs in to the Age of Consciousness, where big fairness and service to customers, employees and others is a lot more vital compared to big data.

Altruism ascends and “we” supersedes “me.” The newest Gens currently notice their globe this way. They are global and a lot more curious about humanity compared to the next dollar.

Tom Zender is a Phoenix-based professional company mentor. He held leadership roles at General Electric and Honeywell. Zender likewise is the author of two manuals regarding company ethics. He mentors students at Arizona State University’s SkySong company incubator, and is a member of Eliances, where entrepreneurs connect along with company leaders. Reach your man at 949-910-5075, or

UA signee Trier shines in Scottsdale

UA signee Trier shines in Scottsdale

Jan 3, 2015 – 09:33 GMT

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (Tucson Information Now) –
Arizona Men’s Basketball Course of 2015 signee Allonzo Trier racked up a game-higher 33 factors in best Findlay Prep to an 82-69 gain over Our Savior Brand-new American (NY) at the HoopHall West competition at Chaparral higher Institution in Scottsdale.
Trier was productive in all of components offensively as he try 9-of-13 from the flooring after that completed 12-of-16 from …
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