Jackie Crosby

Reporter | The generations
Phone: 612-673-7335
Jackie Crosby writes about the boomers, GenXers, millennials and beyond.

Recent content from Jackie Crosby

Cubicle art explodes during the holidays

Whether an exercise in team building or a sign of a better economy, office workers are decking their workspaces.

Updated: December 24, 2014, - 08:25 AM

Home for the holidays with aging parents? Some red flags

When generations reunite, new concerns may arise, requiring action to help faltering elders.

Updated: December 10, 2014, - 03:33 PM

Mayo seeks to dominate with data

Mayo Clinic sees the emerging field of big data analytics as a crucial strategy to defend and reinforce its standing as an elite medical institution, particularly as health reform efforts and federal belt-tightening change the way doctors get paid.

Updated: December 09, 2014, - 05:20 AM

Part Two: Cautiously, Mayo Clinic builds an empire

The Mayo Clinic Care Network is an ambitious effort by the Rochester-based health system to expand its reach and secure its place in an era of rapid changes in health care.

Updated: December 08, 2014, - 10:04 PM

For Mayo patient, helping medicine even in death

EDGEWOOD, Ky. – Tony Luebbers was one of the first patients in which his hometown doctors at St. Elizabeth Healthcare...

Updated: December 06, 2014, - 08:59 PM

Gen X struggles as baby boomers, millennials hog spotlight

Generation X is struggling to come into its own, crushed between the aging baby boomers and the rising wave of millennials.

Updated: November 19, 2014, - 05:13 PM

Phone skills a major work hang-up for millennials

Noah Carlson was “completely flabbergasted” when he was let go from a new job as a commodities trader just four...

Updated: November 16, 2014, - 08:07 AM

Obituary: Ad man Bill Powell led campaigns at Pillsbury, other firms

With his dapper bow tie and Aussie accent, Bill Powell used his smarts and charisma to promote some of the...

Updated: November 05, 2014, - 08:54 PM

Blue Cross and Medica join Bloom Health's online insurance market

Minnesota’s Blue Cross and Medica will join Bloom Health’s insurance marketplace.

Updated: October 01, 2014, - 10:43 AM

Optum acquires Texas health services firm

Optum, the data services unit of UnitedHealth, bought a fast-growing Texas company that provides software to help doctors improve their management of their practices.

Updated: October 01, 2014, - 05:17 AM

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