Strategies for success: Employee engagement through scheduling called a key for retention
Apr 21, 2021
Allowing employees to have a say in their own work schedules can go a long way toward alleviating long-term care’s long-standing workforce challenges, according to one expert.
Despite historic conditions, leaders show resilience, attraction to ‘meaningful’ work, McKnight’s...
James M. Berklan
Sep 01, 2020
The dangerous and often deadly conditions in nursing homes during the pandemic have not broken the dedication of top managers, a new McKnight’s survey finds.
How we applied ‘lean manufacturing’ and found success
Aug 05, 2019
High direct care staff turnover is a critical organizational issue that cannot be ignored.
CFO offers route to better employee retention, company success
James M. Berklan
Oct 31, 2018
When a long-term company needs to change the way its quality and financial fortunes are trending, improving worker recruiting and retention is at the core of the solution, attendees at the LeadingAge national...
Comfort pays big dividends in attracting talent, too
Jun 04, 2018
To improve communication with millennial workers, organizations have to do a better job of understanding their motivation.
4 steps toward slaying the zombies in your nursing home
Apr 20, 2018
They’re everywhere — in your billing department, food services, human resources or janitorial — and they’re secretly sabotaging your nursing home, one day at a time. We all know some.
Why should I work for you?
Apr 04, 2018
Be prepared to answer the question in the headline in an employee-driven market.
Feb 27 webinar: Employee-centered culture to improve care, retention
Feb 06, 2018
A special McKnight’s webinar on Feb. 27 will explore the connecting between worker retention, culture and how an employee-centered approach will ease worker shortages.
Transform your recruiting with the Waddling Goose Technique™
Jan 25, 2018
At the risk of shameless self-promotion, I’m quite sure I’ve just solved one of the great challenges facing long-term care providers — hiring the right frontline caregivers.
Employee retention secrets revealed Aug. 24
Aug 07, 2017
Expanded employee recruiting efforts and optimized daily staffing practices will be in focus at a McKnight’s webcast starting at 1 p.m. Eastern Time on Aug. 2