Staffing

When it comes to recruitment and retention, these guys school the competition

When it comes to recruitment and retention, these guys school the competition

So what's to be done when you need employees who are better trained and more loyal?

It's not just residents at risk of being lonely and isolated

It's not just residents at risk of being lonely and isolated

Much has been written about the benefits that senior living communities can offer older adults who may be at risk of loneliness and isolation. A recent national survey puts more data behind the argument, but some results may surprise you.

Why more senior living leaders need to take a hike

Why more senior living leaders need to take a hike

While you are hammering away at spreadsheets, emails and other matters that just can't wait, you may be slowly, but surely, becoming less connected.

12 weeks of bereavement leave may be on tap for New York workers

12 weeks of bereavement leave may be on tap for New York workers

New York employers would be required to give all employees 12 weeks of paid time off if a close relative dies, under a bipartisan bill awaiting Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature.

Sudden spike seen in wages and benefits

Sudden spike seen in wages and benefits

Workers saw their wages and benefits increase by the fastest rate in nearly a decade, a sign that senior living operators are continuing to feel upward wage pressures.

NLRB may revisit email access and unionization efforts

NLRB may revisit email access and unionization efforts

The National Labor Relations board announced Wednesday it will accept briefs on whether to revisit a 2014 ruling that allowed workers to use employer email systems for union-related activities. Comments can be submitted through Sept. 5.

Survey makes a case for going soft on new employees

Survey makes a case for going soft on new employees

New research from a surprising source may change the way you approach employee training and development.

Staffing options can get downright creative when you 'give a damn'

Staffing options can get downright creative when you 'give a damn'

A new strategy could result in a "motivated, energized, stimulated, loyal" senior living workforce. And it's pretty simple to implement.

CEO who fired himself has advice, predictions for you

CEO who fired himself has advice, predictions for you

Chances are good that you or someone you know will be in the same position as a Virginia senior living CEO who recently decided to fire himself to try to help the community survive. That CEO has some advice for you.

10 top cities for registered nurses

10 top cities for registered nurses

A new report may focus the job search for today's RNs seeking work in senior living.

In Focus

Aug. 15 

Senior 'stay-cation'

State College, PA 

Residents and friends of Juniper Village at Brookline's Wellspring Memory Care in State College, PA, recently took a virtual trip to the beach.

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