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Amanda Tidwell Named Executive Director at Charter Senior Living of Hermitage

November 16, 2017

Hermitage, Tenn. – Amanda Tidwell has been named executive director of Charter Senior Living of Hermitage, a Charter Senior Living community located in Hermitage, Tenn. “We are thrilled to have a professional of Amanda’s caliber leading the team at Hermitage. Amanda’s passion for her residents and her commitment to excellence will be key to partnering…

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Benchmark’s River Ridge at Avon Welcomes New Associate to Lead Community Relations

November 15, 2017

After leaving Avon, Conn., 40 years ago, Carol Sikora has returned home to be a resource for families and local seniors considering a move into River Ridge at Avon, a Benchmark Senior Living Community. “Coming back to Avon and reconnecting with ‘Avonites’ has been a joy,” Sikora says. Born and raised in Avon, Sikora attended…

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Benchmark’s Crescent Point at Niantic Welcomes New Director of Community Relations

November 15, 2017

Waltham, Mass. – Crescent Point at Niantic, a Benchmark Senior Living community in Niantic, Conn., is pleased to welcome Colette Emery as director of community relations. Emery has worked in aging and senior living for more than 20 years. She began her career at the University of Connecticut Geriatric Assessment Center followed by 13 years…

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HHHunt Breaks Ground on New Senior Living Community in Frederick, MD

November 9, 2017

Frederick, MD – HHHunt, a diversified regional leader in real estate development, building and management for over 50 years, has begun construction on its newest senior living community, Spring Arbor of Frederick. Located at 6601 English Muffin Way in Frederick, this community will have the capacity to serve 109 residents and will feature both assisted living…

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Getting Rid of the Negative Stereotypes — and Biases — About Aging

November 6, 2017

Also included: Healthy Brain Structures May Prevent Development of Alzheimer’s Disease, Infusions of Young Blood Tested in People With Dementia, Nutrient Drink Fails to Aid Cognition in Early Alzheimer’s, Scientists Discover Where Alzheimer’s Begins in the Brain, Prompting Hope of Earlier Diagnosis and Treatment, GOP Tax Bill Threatens Plans for People With Alzheimer’s

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Lancaster Pollard Remains Leader in Seniors Housing Lending Activity

November 2, 2017

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released production data for its Lean mortgage insurance program, which finances seniors housing properties, for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2017. Over the course of the fiscal year, the program closed $3.4 billion of loan volume, an increase of 20% as compared to 2016.…

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Joel Nelson Promoted to CEO and President of LCS

November 2, 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa — LCS announced today that Joel Nelson has been promoted to CEO and president of LCS effective January 1, 2018. Ed Kenny will continue as chairman of the board of Life Care Companies LLC and LCS Holdings, Inc. “LCS has an impressive track record specific to CEO succession planning,” says Kenny. “After…

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What Recruiters Look For When Hiring

October 31, 2017

In order to better compete in your job search, you want to understand what recruiters look for when hiring in 2017. Jobvite’s 2017 Recruiter Nation Report sheds light on what’s most important to recruiters as the source and interview job candidates. Jobvite’s 2017 Recruiter Nation Report is the result of surveying 831 recruiters in the…

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Creating a Workplace That Works—At Every Age

October 31, 2017

Seismic demographic change will have a distinct effect on the senior living sector, and generational shift may be the most prevalent form of that change. What can leaders do to build a high-performing team in this environment? Argentum’s Workforce Development Symposium, sponsored by OnShift and held September 14, 2017 in Washington, D.C., was a day…

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Managing the Biggest Community Expenses: Labor, Food & Energy

October 31, 2017

The elements of operational expenditure are discrete, quantifiable, and eminently manageable. Labor. Food. Energy. Each can be addressed as a unique problem set. The brightest operators—along with the sharpest vendors—have come up with a whole menu of options when it comes to managing costs in each of these critical areas, from waste in the kitchen,…

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2017 Largest Providers

October 31, 2017

The senior living industry has continued to evolve and expand since Senior Living Executive began publishing the annual largest providers list two decades ago. In that time, companies have been bought and sold, consolidated, reorganized, rebranded, expanded, contracted, and folded altogether. This year’s largest provider, Brookdale, became, by far, the largest player in the industry…

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How to Negotiate Your Salary – and Succeed

October 26, 2017

For employees, negotiating salary can feel like navigating treacherous territory. After all, what if you don’t get what you ask for? What if the employer laughs you out of the room? What if your salary-negotiation skills are so abysmal that you end up losing the job offer altogether? “It’s such a tricky thing because there…

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