Category Archives: Health

What does health insurance mean to millennials?


By: A Millennial For many millennials, 26 is the next life-changing birthday after 21. Twenty-Six is when you get CUT OFF. Cut off from your parents’ cell phone plan? Perhaps. Cut off from your old college lifestyle? I would hope. Cut off from your parents’ health insurance? Without a doubt. As Account Director, Megan Jaffarian…

Investing in Mental Health: Why It’s Important for Your Business


May, or Mental Health Awareness month, might be over, but that doesn’t mean we have to end the conversation. I’m not going to drone on about what you can do to improve your mental health—you know what you need to do—I’m going to take it a step further and talk about mental health as an…

Why Residents Should Call the Shots in Senior Living


Who decides what you have for lunch? You do. Who decides when you make a phone call? You do. What about what kind of sheets you sleep on? You guessed it—that’s you, too. These questions may seem silly, probably because you take it for granted that you have control over every aspect of your life….

Roberts’ Top 10 Blogs From 2016


‘Tis the season for annual reviews, look back glances at the trends, greatest hits and misses, and of course top 10 lists. They’re ubiquitous this time of year and we love a good tradition. And a good list. First, a little background: our agency blog post has been going strong for about 4+ years. It’s a panel post…

3 Ways Technology Keeps Seniors Connected


As a country, we are in the midst of a period of change with the largest segments of the population gracefully aging. America’s seniors largely fall into what is referred to as the Silent Generation or those born during the period of the 1920s through the mid-1940s. This group expects high quality of care and…

True Story: I’m Addicted to Likes


I hadn’t touched a Cosmo magazine since I was 22 years old. But, I was on a plane en route to a bachelorette party in NYC and it just seemed, well, fitting for the moment. As I flipped through the pages (to my surprise) I came across an interesting article about Likes. It talked about…

How To Be Newsworthy: 4 Tips for Health, Wealth & B2B


Unless you are a Kardashian, a Jenner, a political controversy or an environmental disaster, being newsworthy probably doesn’t come naturally to you and your business. Especially in the worlds of healthcare, financial services and business-to-business … things can seem pretty dry. But fear not! While you may not have juicy details to leak (I’d argue…

Posture Supports Productivity: Here Are 5+5 Tips to Help


I took some time off during the recent holidays, and being away from the office for a bit made me more aware of habits I have sitting and standing at my desk (yes, I’m one of them. I love my Varidesk.). It also reminded me of this article from over a year ago talking about…

Start the New Year Right: “I Will Remember to Take My HBP Medication”


It‘s a new year, a new beginning, a time when hope shines light on all the things we want to change in our lives. Whether that means spending more time with family, cutting back your sugar intake, working out more, swearing less (or more), trying new things—whatever it is—it usually aligns with a pretty significant…

Head-to-toe wearable tech: Can you turn yourself into a healthy robot?


Okay, not quite a robot. But that’s not far off. Tech companies are pushing the limits of what we wear, and it’s changing the way we live, especially when it comes to our health. A friend of mine is an early adopter of the Apple Watch. And now he’s always checking how many calories he’s…