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Leadership

Becoming a CEO During a Pandemic: A Lesson in Empathy

By Bobby Floyd, CEO There are over 16,000 HHS team members fighting COVID-19 on the front lines. Even with all the proper PPE, hand hygiene practices,...

Leadership Senior Living

Reflecting on MLK Day and the Path to Diversity in Senior Living

By Brian Carey, President, Senior Living Nearly 58 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. In it, he imag...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

The Importance of Clear, Effective Communication in Healthcare

Imagine you show up at a new restaurant after a long day at work. You’re tired, hungry, and ready to unwind. After being seated at your table, a few m...

Leadership Technology

How to Have Better Virtual Meetings: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself

By Danielle Robinson, Vice President, Brand Marketing You’ve recently held a Zoom or Google Meet video call, but it didn’t go the way you planned. Emp...

Environmental Services Healthcare Leadership

EVS Directors Share How They Create a Positive Work Environment

A negative work environment creates stressed and disengaged employees. This yields high turnover rates and poor job performance—things that have costl...

Environmental Services Healthcare Leadership

Build a Partnership with EVS and Nursing To Improve Patient Care

By Willie Nash, Director of Environmental Services A healthy working relationship between nursing and environmental services (EVS) staff is necessary ...

Culinary Leadership Senior Living

How To Overcome Closed Dining Rooms in Senior Living Communities

By Andrew Coates, Vice President, Culinary Before COVID-19, the dining room was central to how culinary teams in senior living communities delivered a...

Environmental Services Healthcare Leadership

How a Healthcare Executive Is Leading His Team Through COVID-19

People are always looking to leaders for something. Whether it’s advice on what decision to make or a solution to a problem they’re unable to solve, p...

Best Practices HHS Leadership

Delivering Constructive Feedback to Employees

By Brian Weed, CEO, Healthcare While positive affirmation is beneficial, it’s important to acknowledge the necessity of providing others with construc...

Best Practices HHS Leadership

Supporting Employees Through Positive Affirmation

By Brian Weed, CEO, Healthcare Leaders are constantly looking for ways to improve systems, and sometimes it can feel like the to do list is never endi...