Operational excellence resources are a compilation of articles from Senior Living Executive magazine that help senior living professionals learn from their colleagues' successes and missteps.
Tools for prolonging and improving cognitive ability help many senior living residents stay sharp.
Caring for residents in the 21st century requires monitoring the latest research on the science of aging and keeping up with trends in what it means t...
As nutritional science continues to show connections between successful aging and specific foods, senior living dining executives upgrade and expand m...
Geriatrician and memory care expert Dr. G. Allen Power on how senior living can support a much-needed focus on well-being and engagement.
Featured Magazine Articles, Life Safety
As safety technology tools do their most important job of keeping residents safe, they also offer important cost-saving and marketing advantages.
The old adage “home is where the heart is” appears in full bloom throughout senior living design. Communities are increasingly embracing nurturing env...
As one of the biggest expenses in senior living operations, dining weighs heavily on the minds of finance officers. Check out the following strategies...
With inexpensive capital available for the taking, a continued and growing market of consumers, and increasingly sophisticated business practices, sen...
Don’t leave implementation to chance when investing in a new operational software solution. Technology providers share their best strategies for ensur...
CEO, cheatsheet, Featured Magazine Articles, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Strategy
Available in all shapes and sizes and customizable to any learner type or job role, professional training is still a challenge for senior living compa...
Engage, Featured Magazine Articles
As the senior living industry matures, growing larger in scope and size, leaders must continue to innovate and foster collaboration among senior livin...
Executive Focus Group, Lead Generation, Marketing Strategy, Sales Process
The senior living sales and marketing arena is a constantly evolving landscape. With intense competitive pressure, new technologies for generating and...
Executive Talent Management, Featured Magazine Articles, Human Resources, Organization Development, Staffing & Performance
Emerging job titles and creative on-boarding approaches shake up the HR function.
Business Planning, Featured Magazine Articles, Health and Wellness, Memory Care Best Practices and Research, Memory Care Education, Wellness Program
Providers leverage the latest research on physical exercise, sensory inputs, and more to provide better resident care and delay the onset of Alzheimer...
CEO, cheatsheet, Engage, Featured Magazine Articles, Membership
Both industry veterans and new generation leaders reflect on the relatively young business’ rich history, as ALFA celebrates its 25th year.
ALFA Conference & Expo, Award Programs, Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, Featured Magazine Articles, Human Resources, Resident and Family Services, Strategy
Ninth-annual ALFA program offers shining examples of the creativity and commitment to residents exhibited by today’s senior living companies.
Step too close to the regulations and you might get burned, say experts. No one wants to be on the wrong side of a $1.5 million penalty.
While the growth ranges from big to small to unchanged, providers and REITs alike report big plans for 2015.
Senior living’s legislative push for 2015 focuses on issues that protect residents’ independence, choice, and dignity.
ALFA Conference & Expo, Engage, Featured Magazine Articles, Membership
World-class speakers offer thought-provoking ideas and innovative discussions.
How third-party care providers, like rehab and home health, work with senior living companies to improve resident care and decrease hospital readmissi...
Whether it’s a new corporate identity or more deliberate articulation of value, your brand can better connect your business to your core audience
Brand Strategy, Featured Magazine Articles, Marketing Strategy, Sales Process, Senior Living Executive
Marketing professionals focus on strategies with the most impact, better leveraging the tools at hand
ALFA, ALFA Conference & Expo, ALFA Events, Engage, Featured Magazine Articles, Membership, Senior Living Executive, Senior Living Industry Events
Attendees learned about new services, environments, technologies, research, and best practices during four-day event in Phoenix.
Competitive Positioning, Featured Magazine Articles, Investment To Grow, Lead Generation, Senior Living Executive, Strategy
Independent living and 55+ communities attract seniors traveling along the care continuum, offering either affordable or increasingly upscale options,...
Featured Magazine Articles, Furnishings, Property Management, Senior Living Executive, Space Planning and Design
Changing attitudes about aging and a more educated consumer drive more diverse and flexible resident-focused offerings.
Clinical quality executives say communication, including truly getting to know residents and their stories, makes all the difference in resident and f...
Executive Talent Management, Featured Magazine Articles, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Senior Living Executive, Staffing & Performance
From cherry-picking the best minds in the business to using electronic recruiting tools and taking the time to do it right, senior living HR professio...
Featured Magazine Articles, Knowledge Management, Life Safety, Medication Technology & Informatics, Science and Technology, Senior Living Executive, Technology Infrastructure
Having embraced technologies for caregiving, marketing, and security for some time now, senior living providers jump to the next level with more sophi...
ALFA, Award Programs, Best of the Best Awards, Engage, Featured Magazine Articles, Senior Living Executive
Eighth-annual awards program draws 100 entries, with an overwhelming number focused on accountability to resident quality of life and accountability t...
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