Staying Connected From 2200 Miles Away

Staying Connected From 2200 Miles Away

Last year, my dad began using the LifeShare Technology System at the senior housing where he lives. It was easy to set him up and show him how to use it. This has been the perfect addition to his days to be able to communicate with others through a simple system that...
The Value of Family Involvement

The Value of Family Involvement

“Being a family means you are a part of something very wonderful. It means you will love and be loved for the rest of your life.” –Lisa Weed Have you ever wondered how different your life would be if we truly lived life in the absence of family? I know in my life I...
What Is Time Worth To You?

What Is Time Worth To You?

Budgeting time, money, or even both is something that many people or in this case, senior living communities struggle with. Staff at senior living communities realize there is a lot of time and money involved in order to support day-to-day operations of the...
Stop Manually Creating Activity Calendars

Stop Manually Creating Activity Calendars

In the world we live in today, it has become clear that time is scarce with so many things we can be working on at one time. This is especially true for senior living staff members. From tending to resident needs to helping around the community, we know senior living...
Can You Turn Burnout into Turnout?

Can You Turn Burnout into Turnout?

Drop in to any forum where Activity Directors network and support each other and you’ll understand how much they truly want to succeed in their role.  Not only for themselves, but overwhelmingly because of the love and dedication they have for making a difference...
3 Must-Have Marketing Picture Albums

3 Must-Have Marketing Picture Albums

As the old saying goes, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” In the world of marketing and sales for senior living, the picture you can paint for prospective residents and families is what makes the sale. In most communities, prospective residents and families take...
New Year’s Resolutions in Senior Living

New Year’s Resolutions in Senior Living

It’s that time of the year again — the time to go after New Year’s Resolutions. Will you spend this year eating healthier? Exercising more? Saving more money? We hope you do all of these things and more to make 2019 the best year yet. Though these goals are...
3 Things To Make Time for In the New Year

3 Things To Make Time for In the New Year

Reconnecting with Someone In the age of technology, connecting with someone has never been easier or quicker. Connections can start small such as a quick note, picture, and video just to let someone know you are thinking of them. Humans are social beings and tend to...
LifeShare and the Holidays

LifeShare and the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us and there are a lot of things about this time of year that make it special. There are the decorations, the gifts, and all the festivities. These things are great, but one of the single most important things about the holiday season is the...