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Human Resources and Organizational Development

Articles on senior living
The following articles are designed to inform human resource professionals of news, research and best practices related to Executive Talent Management, HR Systems & Processes, Staffing & Performance, Employee Compensation, etc.

11/22/2016
News, Public Policy, Staffing & Performance
Judge Mazzant from the Eastern District of Texas ruled on the pending lawsuit to the DOL overtime rules. His ruling granted a preliminary injunction, ...
11/16/2016
Employee Compensation, Engage, Executive Talent Management, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, News, Organization Development, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Assumptions about old and young workers are often wrong, according to results of a new survey published in Harvard Business Review. The survey of more...
11/10/2016
Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, Organization Development, Professional Development, Research, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Nurses are leaving the workforce more quickly than they are entering it, according to the Wall Street Journal, and that news comes with the American N...
11/1/2016
Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, News, Organizational Culture, Regulations, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
A new California rule requires hospitals and other health entities to institute violence prevention protocols to protect employees from abuse, reports...
10/26/2016
Career Resources, Employee Compensation, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, Management, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Organizational Structure, Professional Development, Recruiters, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
While the senior living industry faces challenges in growing, training and retaining a caring, professional workforce, its status as a recession-proof...
10/25/2016
ALFA, Career Resources, Employee Compensation, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, Facts and Figures, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, Management, News, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Organizational Structure, Professional Development, Recruiters, Research, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Interest in a career in the senior living industry is closely and directly linked with awareness and familiarity with senior living, according to the ...
10/13/2016
Employee Compensation, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Management, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Professional Development, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
There is a tectonic shift in U.S. workplaces with a vast majority of U.S. workers saying new skills and training hold the key to their future job succ...
9/20/2016
Employee Compensation, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, Management, News, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Compounding market forces continue to pressure human capital costs in senior living. Over 17 states have raised or are planning to raise their minimum...
9/15/2016
Facts and Figures, Human Resources, Memory Care Best Practices and Research, News, Research, Staffing & Performance
In 2012, more than 2.5 million Medicare beneficiaries had a dementia diagnosis, according to a new study published in JAMDA (Journal of American Medic...
9/15/2016
Executive Talent Management, Health Care, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Management, Memory Care Best Practices and Research, News, Organization Development, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Senior Living Executive magazine recently spoke with memory care and human resource experts in senior living about what they look for in excellent mem...
9/1/2016
Career Resources, CEO, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, News, Organization Development, Professional Development
Applications for Assisted Living Executive Director certification and registration for the fall testing period for the certification examination are n...
9/1/2016
ALFA Events, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Managed Risk, News, Organizational Culture, Risk Management, Senior Living Industry Events
Willis Towers Watson, in partnership with Argentum, is hosting the annual Willis Towers Watson annual Senior Living Conference in Chicago, October 19-...
8/30/2016
Assisted Living, Career Resources, Continuing Education, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Job Seekers, Management, News, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Organizational Structure, Professional Development, Staff Performance, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
The Senior Living Certification Commission (SLCC) has announced the launch of its certification for Assisted Living Executive Directors. Applications ...
8/18/2016
Career Resources, Employee Compensation, Federal Agency Activity, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, News, Organization Development, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
he Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued updated posters under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Employee ...
8/18/2016
Community Awareness and Education, Consumer Intelligence, Core Principles, Facts and Figures, News, Organization Development, Reports, Research, Senior Living Options
CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics has launched the third wave of the National Study of Long-Term Care Providers (NSLTCP), a biennial nationa...
8/2/2016
Accountable Care Organizations (ACO), cheatsheet, Human Resources, Partnerships, Staffing & Performance
While accountable care organizations (ACO) are still evolving, some have already defined quality measures for skilled nursing communities, and quality...
7/29/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
We’re more than halfway done with 2016. (Can this even be possible?) How’s your career humming along? Did you vow to make this the year you make a cha...
7/21/2016
Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Health Care, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Long Term Care Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance Education, News, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
Some federal employees could see long-term care insurance rate increases of up to 126 percent beginning November 1, according to the Office of Personn...
7/15/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
1. What Type of Salary Are You Looking For? Discussing money with a recruiter is one of the most unnerving parts of any stage of the interview proc...
7/8/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
You’ve probably heard this before: “The only way to get a raise is to get another job offer.” Is it true? I talked to experts who study negotiations t...
7/2/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
How cool would it be to have an X-ray into the head of the person who controls your career fate? To understand exactly what a hiring manager at your d...
6/29/2016
Advocacy, ALFA's Public Policy Positions, CEO, Engage, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Legislation, Policy in the States, Public Policy, Regulations, Staffing & Performance
The Northern District Court of Texas issued a nationwide injunction Tuesday against a wide-reaching Labor Department rule governing union organizing a...
6/28/2016
Advocacy, ALFA's Public Policy Positions, Engage, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Legislation, Membership, Policy in the States, Public Policy, Regulations, Staffing & Performance
The Northern District Court of Texas issued a nationwide injunction against the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Persuader Rule. This injunction will preve...
6/17/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
Applying for jobs has become incredibly simple thanks to the Internet. Job board sites like Monster and Indeed make submitting your resume as easy as ...
6/3/2016
Career Resources, Job Seekers, Professional Development
Have you ever admired a co-worker who’s able to navigate challenging situations with ease and professionalism, no matter the politics and difficult pe...
6/2/2016
Career Resources, cheatsheet, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Organization Development, Professional Development, Staff Retention, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
It’s time to move beyond the hype. Millennials mean a lot to senior living. They are the largest generation in the U.S. workforce. With a shortage tha...
5/25/2016
CEO, cheatsheet, Continuing Education, Executive Talent Management, Executive Team Development, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Staffing
Argentum continues to encourage senior living leaders to seek credentialing through the Senior Living Certification Commission (SLCC), an independent,...
5/19/2016
Advocacy, CEO, cheatsheet, Employee Compensation, Facts and Figures, Finance, Legislation, Medicaid, Medicaid, Public Policy, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
The Department of Labor this week finalized the “white collar” rule, which increases the salary threshold for workers who qualify for overtime pay. Th...
5/19/2016
CEO, cheatsheet, Engage, Membership, Organizational Structure
Argentum announced that Loren Shook, Chairman & CEO of Silverado, based in Irvine, California, was elected as the new Chairman of the Argentum Board o...
5/12/2016
Professional Development
Argentum continues to encourage senior living leaders to seek credentialing through the Senior Living Certification Commission (SLCC), an independent,...