Monthly Archives: June 2018

Ep. 29 – What do Maryland companies have to be excited about?

Tami Howie, CEO, MD Tech Council has lots to share! In this episode of the Lead. Learn. Thrive. Podcast, Sharon Tiger, Director of Business Development at Raffa Financial Services talks with Tami Howie, CEO, MD Tech Council about the benefits … Continue reading

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Ep. 28 – Disaster Recovery vs. Business Continuity

In this episode of the Lead. Learn. Thrive. Podcast, Nate Solloway, Director of Raffa’s Managed Technology Services and Kerry Mickelson, CIO for Hire, discuss the difference between something happened to my data and I have to stay in business versus … Continue reading

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Tariffs, Fed’s June Meeting and more

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through June 16th US stocks were mixed over the week as trade war fears mounted.  The S&P 500 edged up less than 0.1% and the Dow fell 0.9% for the week.  Internationally, Europe gained … Continue reading

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Got Excuses? It’s Time to Toss Them Out

How often have you stuck with the same dentist, bank, mechanic, or other provider because the thought of switching things up seemed more stressful or difficult than settling for the same okay-ish service you’ve been getting?What about your financial advisor? … Continue reading

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More Job Openings than Job Seekers

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through June 9th US stocks rose over the week despite trade tensions.  The S&P 500 gained 1.6% and the Dow advanced 2.8%, for the week.  Abroad, Europe eased 0.5% and Japan surged 2.4%, for … Continue reading

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How Are You, Really? Why Busy is a Bad Answer

Remember when you used to ask someone how they were doing and they would say something like great, fine, or not-so-good? Ask the same thing today and you’re much more likely to hear how hectic everything has been. It seems … Continue reading

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How Working at Raffa Made Me Healthier! (And Why You Should Care.)

Imagine joining a company and pursuing a rewarding career— all while becoming the healthiest you! This is what’s happening at Raffa, and it can happen at your business, too. Because our business is so closely tuned into the insurance industry, … Continue reading

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