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Bill Thomas Believes Modular Homes are Solution to Middle Market Challenge

The growing small house movement is one solution to the affordability challenge faced by middle- and lower-income...

Addressing Behavioral Health in Senior Housing

The National Institute of Mental Health reports that 15% of U.S. seniors are living with clinical depression with...

Could Talent Sharing be a Solution for the Senior Housing Workforce Crisis?

When Stacey Ferreira, 26, was in high school, she walked down the street and found an after school job with a...

10 Innovators Share Predictions for Future of Senior Housing

Senior housing providers will be in big trouble if they continue to ignore market demands for better health and...

The WELL Building Standard and Senior Housing

When Rick Fedrizzi co-founded the US Green Building Council in 1993, to promote sustainability in the building and...

Our Most Popular Articles of 2018

Before we bid adieu to 2018 we’ve rounded up our most popular articles of the past year.

Taking Design Thinking from Cool Concept to Best Practice

Over the past few years, Apple, GE, Google, Samsung and many other Fortune 500 companies have adopted a Design...

To Attract Teens to Senior Living, Offer a Clear Career Path

Today’s youth are an altruistic bunch who actually want to help people. However, they prefer making their impact as...

3 Smarter Ways for Senior Living to Recruit & Retain

By applying ingenuity and reaching out to Millennials, working parents, teens and younger seniors looking for...

The Future of Care Coordination in Senior Housing

Emphasizing the importance of data collection, PHRs and other recent advances, a quartet of senior living...

How Honor is Using Scale and Technology to Drive Innovation in Home Care

Honor, a tech company based out of San Francisco, is building a business in an atypical market: senior care....

Tomorrow’s Senior Living Needs to Offer Innovative Experiences

In a talk that offered fresh insights applicable to senior housing, futurist Brian Solis stressed the essential...

Senior Living Leaders Come Together to Innovate a Brighter Future

There are several ways senior living leaders can prepare for the incoming Silver Tsunami, as well as the...

What Makes a Great Place to Work in Senior Housing?

The Great Place to Work Institute is an internationally renowned consulting firm that provides research, consulting,...

What Can Senior Living Learn from Harley-Davidson?

When 25-year-old Ken Schmidt joined Harley-Davidson in 1985 as their head of communications, some people questioned...

SLIF Attendees Share What Excites & Concerns Them About the Future

When we asked attendees at SLIF18 what concerns and/or excites them about the future of the senior housing...

SLIF Addresses the Challenge of Innovation vs. Inertia

In an industry that’s stagnating despite a skyrocketing target demographic, how can senior housing providers...

What Can Senior Living Learn from Airbnb?

From restaurants to hospitality to IT, businesses across many industries are studying Airbnb’s meteoric rise.

While...

The Next Wave of Mixed-Use Senior Housing Development

After a generation of isolation in suburban and rural developments, seniors are rebelling, demanding residential...

What Can Senior Living Learn from Marriott?

Since it acquired Starwood Hotels & Resorts in 2016, Marriott International has become the world’s largest hotel...

Why Every Senior Living Leader Should Be Focused on Experience Design

Speaking at a recent conference, HumanGood’s Chief Strategy Officer Dan Hutson asked his audience, “How many of you...

What Can Senior Living Learn From Chick-fil-A?

If senior living could take just one lesson from Chick-fil-A, it should be this—focus like a laser beam on the...

Is the Co-living Model Ready to Make its Mark on Senior Living?

Popular in Europe and urban centers around the world, the concept of co-living is slowly gaining traction in North...

Using Universal Design to Create Accessible Senior Housing

Since a falling tree left Rosemarie Rossetti in a wheelchair two decades ago, she and husband Mark Leder have been...

Latitude Margaritaville - Defining a 55-70 Niche and Fulfilling Its Needs

Less golf, more fun in the sun. That’s one of the demands of the active 55-70 year-olds filling up two Latitude...

Insights from Aegis, Senior Living’s Best Place to Work

Seattle-based Aegis Living is the inspiration of entrepreneur Dwayne J. Clark, known for creating a nurturing work...

7 Leaders Share Predictions for the Future of Senior Living

In the next 20 years, millions of Baby Boomers will be 80 or older, pondering their next moves. For some, the...

Resident Writes Book on How to Improve Senior Living

When Sue Petrovski’s husband began showing signs of dementia, they made the decision to move out of their home of...

How Understanding Generations Can Boost Occupancy & Staff Recruitment in Senior Living

Understanding different generations is essential to effective resident engagment and employee recruitment in senior...

What Can Senior Living Do to Reach 100% Occupancy?

In an industry known for high turnover and resistance to change, what’s more important for senior living—trying to...

What Will Be the #1 Disruptor in Seniors Housing?

An influx of single women, smart home technologies, environmental design, and the myriad demands of the boomer...

How to Foster a Culture of Innovative Programming in Senior Living

For almost two decades, Jack York has been offering senior living providers alternatives to BINGO and “Matlock”...

Can Alzheimer’s Be Treated Through Brain Expansion?

For several years, Lantern Group CEO Jean Makesh has been passionately focused on developing new methods of...

What Can Senior Living Learn From Silicon Valley?

Kian Saneii believes that to avoid obsolescence, the Senior Living Industry needs to take more of an early-adopter...

Is LEGO-inspired Modular Design the Future of Senior Living?

Speaking bluntly, Dr. Bill Thomas sees a clear divide between the present of senior living design and the future.

Striking a Balance: Monitoring vs Privacy in Senior Living Communities

The future of senior living tech may involve a showdown between adult children who want 24-hour monitoring and the ...

Leadership in Senior Living: Improving Recruitment, Training, Culture

Reward employees who go the extra mile, ban gossip, and let poor performers go after three months (rather than three...

Zeke Turner: Building A Strong Corporate Culture Can Take Years

As CEO of Mainstreet, the largest developer of skilled nursing facilities in the US, and other companies, Zeke...

Industry Leaders Share Biggest Growth Opportunities for Senior Housing

Innovative new projects and key challenges facing senior housing were on the table when a panel of four industry...

Atari Founder Bushnell (74) Offers Tips for Staying Young

What’s the key to a long, healthy, interesting life? Nolan Bushnell may have found the answer over a rainy Christmas...

Will Honor’s High Standards & Innovative Tech Raise the Bar for Senior Care?

Like many savvy entrepreneurs, Seth Sternberg recognized an industry ripe for disruption and launched a human...

Bill Thomas Announces Latest Project at Senior Living Innovation Forum

BOCA RATON, Fla., June 5, 2017 -- Dr. Bill Thomas, founder of The Eden Alternative and The Green House Project, took...

The Future of Senior Living - Thoughts from industry's top CEOs

With the Senior Living Innovation Forum just a couple weeks away, we thought it would be fitting to jump-start the...

13 Ways Senior Living Will Evolve Over the Next Decade

Who better to predict the future of senior living than the people who are driving the industry forward today?...

The Golden Opportunity of Senior Living Hospital Partnerships

Government incentives have prompted senior living operators, hospitals and other care providers to collaborate and...

Can a Company as Large as Brookdale Still Innovate?

How much growth is too much? And, when an established company gets “too big,” is it possible to turn things around?...

Atari Founder Nolan Bushnell on Aging and Tech Innovation

Nolan Bushnell isn’t your average 74-year-old. Often cited as the "Father of the Video Game Industry", Bushnell is...

With Automation Stealing Retail Jobs, Will Senior Living Jobs Fill the Gap?

Over the past few decades, technology and other productivity-boosting efficiencies have decimated America’s...

What Stagnant Nonprofits Can Learn From Good Samaritan’s High-Tech Innovation

Founded in 1922 as a rural children’s home, over 90+ years The Good Samaritan Society has grown into the nation's...

How Senior Living Can Attract & Retain a Millennial Workforce

It’s no secret there’s a significant staffing shortage in the senior care industry..

How Asking the Right Questions Can Cut Drama and Build an Empowered Senior Living Workforce

Senior Living leadership needs to take a lesson from Mary J. Blige—“No More Drama.” Achieving that goal requires a...

The Missing Link in Senior Care: Coordination

Lynne Katzmann of Juniper Communities believes coordination with the healthcare world is critical for senior living...

Cornerstone Affiliates' John Cochrane Urges Industry to Embrace Disruption

Myth: The aging demographic has no money.

Fact: The aging demographic has 70% of the wealth of our country, with two...

At 92, Inventor is (Senior) Living Her Dream

Scott Kaiser believes there’s more to successful senior living than just safety.

“So many of the innovations to...

Mainstreet CEO says Nursing Homes are “Under-demolished”.

Zeke Turner believes that nursing homes as we know them will cease to exist.

“Like Blockbuster, they’ll be...

Affordable Tech Will Improve Safety & Shrink Senior Living Payrolls

Healthcare futurist Ron Galloway’s approach to senior care combines pragmatism with a relentlessly positive view of...

Can Seniors and Their Children Work Harmoniously in the Same Economy?

In post-war America, the elderly looked forward to retirement in their early 60’s, collecting Social Security after...

Senior Living CEOs Share Best Practices for Changing Industry

From attracting Millennial workers to catering to a whole new breed of Baby Boomer retirees, the senior housing...

Senior Living Must Learn From Fast Adaptors to Remain Viable

A “buggy” in the era of the self-driving car, senior living executives say their industry is evolving at a...

How to Grow and Sustain a Winning Culture in Senior Living

“Winning corporate cultures allow you to attract the best leaders,” said Tim Smick, President and CEO of Harbor...

Developing a Structure for Innovation to Occur

Barbato is Senior Vice President of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships for Revera Living, a provider of senior...

Futurist Predicts Senior Care Will Include Better Living Through Ambient Intelligence

A big fan of Kubrick’s 2001: a Space Odyssey, Ron Galloway believes that ambient intelligence – a kinder, gentler...

The Future of Senior Care is MESH

Dr. Bill Thomas, Founder of the Eden Alternative and creator of The Green House Project gave a provocative,...

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