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

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.

NIC unveils 'game changer' data reports

Skilled care operators can soon gain quicker access to occupancy, patient mix and revenue data and other key information, thanks to free, quarterly reports the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care will start releasing.

A most serious problem

A most serious problem

This field is beset by numerous challenges.

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

Reasons to lawyer up

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