How to Search for a Job Amidst a Global Pandemic

Millions of Americans have filed for unemployment over the past few months, thanks to coronavirus-related job losses. Some of the lucky ones may get their jobs back, once the country is able to return to business as usual. However, others may need to start looking for other work. This can be emotionally and logistically difficult, in such an uncertain time.  If you have recently found yourself amongst the unemployed, take [...]


How to Safely Return to Work During COVID-19

Essentially every employer and worker in the country has had to – at least, to some extent – adapt their practices to the novel coronavirus and global health crisis. As more and more businesses are beginning to open their doors, it is to a new normal. There are a number of considerations that must be made in order to keep employees as healthy as possible while complying with the law.  These factors [...]


How to Keep Senior Morale High Without In-Person Visits

In a matter of months, the novel coronavirus has completely changed the way that the entire world operates. But perhaps no industry has been impacted as severely as the senior care industry. Of course, this concerns an especially high-risk demographic. To lower the likelihood of spreading the virus, senior care facilities across the country have enacted new rules and regulations. Importantly, this has limited or halted in-person visits.  To not [...]


How Coronavirus Is Changing the Healthcare Industry

Essentially every industry – not to mention every individual – across the country has been affected by the coronavirus. However, it can be argued that none has been affected more so than the healthcare industry. Because of the devastating effects over recent months, it is likely that this industry will be forever changed. In this article, we will take a look at some of the ways that healthcare has already been [...]


What You Need to Do Before (Remotely) Starting Your New Job

Joining a new company during a time of such uncertainty comes with a whole new level of stress and anxiety. In order to ensure the best experience for both you and your employer, there are a few things that you should keep in mind during this early onboarding stage. By taking the following advice to heart, you will set yourself up for success – which will come in handy when you are [...]


How Coronavirus Has Completely Changed the Hiring Process

At this point, we are all used to a “new normal.” Social distancing has changed the way that we work, the way that we spend time with friends, and even the way that we apply and interview for jobs.  While many industries (particularly hospitality, travel, and entertainment) have had to cut back on their workforces dramatically, either reducing hours or enacting furloughs or layoffs, others are still looking to hire.   [...]


How to Emotionally Deal with Being Laid Off During the Pandemic

More than 40 million Americans across the country have filed for unemployment since stay-at-home orders went into place around mid-March. Businesses have been shut down, many of which are still unsure when they will be able to open their doors again.  This pandemic has affected essentially every single industry. Many people (incorrectly) believe that the healthcare industry is not facing layoffs and furloughs. And while this might be true of [...]


How to Look for a New Job in a Recession

Many people believe that individuals who work in the health care industry are immune to the layoffs and furloughs that are happening around the company as a result of the novel coronavirus. However, like many other industries, health care is also being hit particularly hard. If you have recently lost your job or suffered a pay decrease, you might be starting to look for a new opportunity.  Starting the job [...]


Effectively Communicating in Times of Crisis

So much is unknown right now. As the country tries to navigate a global pandemic and seeks to get used to a new normal, many of us will be looking for answers. This is probably most important for those in the healthcare industry – and particularly those within the senior care industry.  Employees will need help in understanding the new procedures that should be followed. Residents will want to know the [...]


In the Days of COVID-19, How to Keep Your Senior Care Workers Healthy

It is a stressful, confusing, and devastating time, particularly for those working in the health care industry. As people around the world fall victim to the coronavirus, the vulnerable population in senior care facilities is being hit especially hard.  You need to look after your residents, of course; but at the same time, it is critical that you are taking the appropriate steps to keep your employees healthy. After all, [...]

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