Comstock's magazine 0219 - February 2019 - Page 11

CONTENTS n February 2019 FEATURES 46 52 LAW 46 Settling for Less With attorney fees capped and increased rates charged by experts, the rising cost of medical malpractice suits is making it difficult for plaintiffs’ firms to afford taking cases to trial. ON THE COVER: PHOTO: MIKE GRAFF WHERE DAVIS GROWS | THE FATE OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE | LINKEDIN MAKEOVERS BUSINESS INSIGHT FOR THE CAPITAL REGION by Steven Yoder DEVELOPMENT 52 Onward & Outward addicted deadlines FEBRUARY ‘19 VOL. 31 | NO. 2 Think you work better under pressure? That’s doubtful. by Jeff Wilser to UC Davis is a key asset in the Capital Region’s economic develop- ment. With the City of Davis’ slow-growth mindset thwarting developments designed to capture tech transfer, surrounding cities look to cash in. 38 by Laurie Lauletta-Boshart CAREER 60 Dial In, Link Up LinkedIn has become the go-to platform for job-hunting professionals and the businesses looking to employ them. Enter the LinkedIn Makeover, and a burgeoning industry of consultants who want to help maximize the impact of your profile. by Torey Van Oot PRODUCTIVITY Procrastination Rehab Do you find yourself unable to get ahead of your deadlines? Can’t shake the feeling that you do your best work under pressure? Turns out, you might be addicted to procrastination-induced adrenaline. by Jeff Wilser February 2019 | 11