Normally the team at Black Pepper doesn't talk about money donated or time spent on good causes, but in the current climate, we felt it was important to communicate our values. A portion of our annual revenue (yes, revenue because there really aren't any profits when you're a self-employed consultant, especially after feeding the teenagers) … Continue reading Stand up for what you believe in
Looking for multidisciplinary graduate education in engineering but feeling unenthusiastic about an MBA? Look no farther than MIT's program in System Design and Management. For this interdisciplinary educational program, the Black Pepper team did a deep dive into the differences between a traditional MBA program and this MS program jointly offered by MIT’s School of … Continue reading What is SDM at MIT?
Just in time for the pandemic, Partners Online Second Opinion service went live earlier this year with a new and improved look and flow. The site allows patients access to the world's best medical care from the comfort of their living rooms. All that's needed is a computer, tablet, or phone and internet access to … Continue reading Get your second opinion online
The Black Pepper app design team has completed a series of very hush-hush projects over the last 18 months. We designed a laboratory management system for a genomics start-up, a predictive analytics dashboard for a biotech business, and not one but two financial services monitoring dashboards for tracking holdings of major investment companies in the … Continue reading Lab management, predictive analytics, and financial services dashboards
Did you know the website Medicaid.gov isn't for people who need or use Medicaid? Neither did we! It turns out, the site is for people administering Medicaid services at the state and federal level. We learned this useful tidbit last year as part of a content strategy and navigation consulting gig with the Centers for … Continue reading Medicaid.gov isn’t for people who need Medicaid