Jackie Crosby | Star Tribune

Jackie Crosby writes about the generations, focusing on the impact that aging baby boomers, GenXers, millennials and the up-and-comers are having on the economy, health care system and workplace.

Hom Furniture seeks to double flagship store, which could trigger Gabberts move

Hom Furniture is seeking approval to double the retail floor space surrounding its flagship Hom store on Interstate 494 in Bloomington, a project that potentially…

Caring for children, elders in rural areas hits working caregivers harder

Stress-relieving assistance systems unequal, study finds.

Best Buy makes $800 million investment in aging America

Retailer buys GreatCall, one of the nation's largest providers of health and personal emergency response calls.

Kendra Scott jewelry designs coming to MOA by year's end

Separately, mall launches service so Chinese tourists can use mobile payments.

Bite Squad on pace to serve 400 cities by end of year

Minneapolis-based restaurant meals delivery company continues rapid growth through acquisition and organic growth.

Chairman Inge Thulin talks about turning over the reins of 3M

He now moves into a new post as executive chairman of the board, where he hopes to serve as an adviser and sounding board for the new CEO.

Rachel Chazin, Star Tribune social media producer, dies at 27

Proud to be a journalist, she also found humor in everyday moments that helped feed her online posts.

New Minnesota program boosts participation in senior fitness classes

Getting doctors and insurance companies involved turns out to be "the secret sauce."

Mike Roman ready to continue momentum at 3M as he takes over as CEO

He takes the helm from Inge Thulin at a time of expected growth.

Blue Cross' Dr. Dan Trajano talks about the business case to support caregivers

At least 600,000 Minnesotans care for an older parent, spouse, neighbor or friend. Research by AARP shows that almost half do medical tasks —…