John O'Connor

Editorial Director

John O'Connor has been with McKnight's for more than two decades. He oversees the editorial team and the content they produce. A University of Illinois graduate, John lives in the Chicago area with his wife and two children.

Most Recent Articles by John O'Connor

Regulators gone wild

Regulators gone wild

You probably don't need to be reminded that skilled care is a heavily regulated field. Some say only nuclear power operators must comply with more mandates.

The LTC payment plan

The LTC payment plan

There seems to be a common theme emerging at this year's batch of trade shows. Tips for future success are the rising stars.

When failure is a virtue

When failure is a virtue

In "My Losing Season," Pat Conroy's moving memoir notes how championship teams keep the good times going. They jump up and down when the game ends. They party and have victory dinners afterward. Years later, they are still reuniting and staying in touch to reminisce.

Critical observations

Answer the following question: Have you spent more time today thinking about your legacy, or things that need to get done before quitting time? Be honest.

Must work be dreadful?

Must work be dreadful?

Few things are less interesting than your typical "help wanted" ad.

More Articles by John O'Connor

Time to make a change

An ACO success story

NIMBY hits a new low

Following the money

Changing the scenery

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