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Feb 26, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Mark Farrah Associates Assesses 3rd Quarter 2014 Performance of Leading Health Plans

 Mark Farrah Associates (MFA),, noted in its latest Healthcare Business Strategy report that most of the leading health...

Feb 12, 2015, 13:30 ET

Experts: Five Years After Vogtle Loan Guarantee Announcement, Promised New Nuclear Boom Has Fizzled As Industry Struggles With Major Cost Overruns And Delays

 Five years ago, when the White House announced on February 10, 2010 that $8.3 billion in taxpayer-backed loan guarantees would be provided for...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:56 ET

FSU Alum loses graduation savings - files claim against stockbroker

 A Florida State University Alumnus who invested his graduation and birthday savings with Calton & Associates has filed claim for damages...

Jan 30, 2015, 19:01 ET

Clinical Study: Improved Breast Reconstruction Outcomes with Seri Scaffold

Dr. Mark Jewell announces the first publication of 1 year outcome data involving the use of Seri Surgical Scaffold in breast reconstruction in...

Jan 28, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Mark Farrah Associates Assesses Market Position of Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans

 In the latest Healthcare Business Strategy report, Mark Farrah Associates (MFA),, analyzed Blue Cross and Blue Shield...

Jan 26, 2015, 14:02 ET

Seasoned Biotech Entrepreneur, Mark Ahn, Offers Tech and Business Trends That Will Make a Global Impact

 Mark Ahn has recently released tech trends he foresees will make an impact on the world. During Mark Ahn's successful career in startups and...

Jan 26, 2015, 14:02 ET

Mark Ahn's Top Leadership Trends In 2015

 Mark Ahn discusses top trends in leadership for 2015 for those looking to improve their business skills in the coming year. With experiences...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:13 ET

Hotel Mark Twain's Drag Queen General Manager

Visitors to San Francisco's iconic Hotel Mark Twain are often delighted to learn about the hotel's rich and colorful history which includes visits...

Jan 13, 2015, 21:09 ET

Mark Ahn Explains Why Some Biotech Startups Succeed, While Others Wither

Throughout his twenty years in the biopharmaceutical industry as an entrepreneur, executive, and consultant Mark Ahn, Ph.D. has seen hundreds of...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:33 ET

Stockbroker previously held accountable for sister's investment losses faces 4th family claiming damages

A stockbroker who was held accountable by a FINRA Arbitration Panel for his sister's investment losses is facing another claim for damages. This...

Dec 22, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Insights into the Marketplace and Individual Market Growth

 Mark Farrah Associates (MFA),, released an analysis brief providing a summary of the 2015 marketplace exchange projections...

Dec 16, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Mark Farrah Associates: Market Data for Health Insurance Business

The changing health insurance landscape is driving an uptick in the use of market data for business analysis.  According to Mark Farrah...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:30 ET

eTWIST® Mobile Evidence Tracking Software Receives Two New U.S. Patents: Transparency to Protect the Truth & Ensure the Chain of Custody

 The inventors of eTWIST®, a barcode/RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)-based software which allows law enforcement officers to record...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:12 ET

Mark Ahn Shows How Successful Startups Work

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In his article "Enhancing Corporate Governance in High-Growth Entrepreneurial Firms" (2014)...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:12 ET

Mark Ahn Shares Five Lessons On Leadership

 Mark Ahn, Ph.D. has recently released five lessons on leadership for those looking to improve their business skills in the coming year. During...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:35 ET

Exporting in the Connected World: Your How-To Guide In The Virtual World Of Global Trade

Coinciding with the International Monetary Fund's recent announcement that China overtook the United States to become the world's largest economy,...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:17 ET

Attorney Mark Tepper warns investors - Don't put all your VIX in one basket

Investors who have lost substantial value to their accounts after their broker solicited them to invest disproportionately in the VIX should seek...

Dec 03, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Mark Farrah Associates Assesses 2nd Quarter 2014 Performance of Top Health Plans

Mark Farrah Associates recently assessed year-over-year enrollment changes and profitability as of the 2nd quarter 2014 for seven leaders in the...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Mark Farrah Associates Presents 2015 Medicare Benefits Data in Medicare Benefits Analyzer™

Mark Farrah Associates (MFA),, a leading provider of market data and intelligence solutions for the healthcare industry,...

Oct 30, 2014, 08:30 ET

Leaders: No Charisma, No Problem

 Business leaders who aren't the life of the party shouldn't worry about being able to run an effective and growing organization. Photo -...