Conference News and Press

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  • Argentum Introduces Senior Living IQ Initiative, Demonstrating a Continued Investment in Quality May 16, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—Today Argentum launched a new initiative, Senior Living IQ, at the 2018 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Diego, Calif. Senior Living IQ is focused on supporting the ongoing investment in quality of life for residents of senior living communities. “The industry is doing an exceptional job providing quality care and service and […]
  • Argentum Honors Recipients of the 2018 Hero and Senior Living Community Leadership Awards May 16, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—Argentum recognized four extraordinary senior living employees at the 2018 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Diego, Calif. They represent this year’s recipients of the Argentum Hero Awards, honoring employees who represent the highest levels of excellence, caring, and dedication across the industry, and the Argentum Senior Living Community Leadership Award, recognizing exemplary […]
  • Argentum Workforce Metrics Initiative Expands Following Significant Industry Contributions May 15, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—Today Argentum announced a standardized approach to measuring turnover and retention. The announcement was made during the 2018 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Diego, Calif. by Brent Weil, Argentum vice president of workforce development, and Mark Woodka, OnShift CEO. This standardization serves as one of the key successes of a pilot program […]
  • Argentum Launches Senior Living Works Initiative at Annual Conference May 15, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—Today at the 2018 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Diego, Calif., Argentum introduced a new initiative aimed at solving the recruitment and retention challenges facing the industry. The initiative, Senior Living Works, provides a path for senior living leaders to grow the pipeline of workers and connect to educators nationwide, with a […]
  • New Chair, Members Elected to the Argentum Board of Directors May 15, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—Argentum announced today that Tim Buchanan, president and CEO at Legend Senior Living, was elected to serve as the new chairman of the Argentum Board of Directors. Most recently, he served as the vice chairman on the board. Considered a pioneer in the industry, Buchanan also served as the first chairman of the Senior […]
  • 3 Reasons to Nurture Employee Strengths April 12, 2018
    While it’s necessary to pattern interrupt when employees are making mistakes, primarily spending time correcting their weaknesses is not an effective management strategy. In order to get the most out of their employees, organizations should take a much different approach. During his presentation at Argentum’s Senior Living Executive Conference in May, Marcus Buckingham—global researcher, best-selling […]
  • 3 Dining Dialogues at the Hive: Staff Training, Best Practices in Quality, and Corporate Standards March 28, 2018
    Creating a happy, healthy dining experience for your senior communities takes more than quality ingredients and a qualified cook. It takes planning and effective communication from everyone from the corporate office to the new hire. The challenges of running an effective dining department will be the focus of three Hive discussions on Tuesday, May 15 […]
  • Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo Recognized by Trade Show Executive for Increased Growth, Participation March 6, 2018
    (Alexandria, Va.)—March 6, 2018—The 2017 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo has been recognized among the most recent class of “Fastest 50” and “Next 50” events by Trade Show Executive (TSE) magazine for its significant expansion and continued growth. According to TSE, winners of the “Fastest 50” awards are selected annually based on the […]
  • 3 Steps for Developing Tech-Enabled Services in Senior Living March 2, 2018
    In order to meet the demands of current and potential residents and their families—as well as attract qualified long-term staff and stave off high turnover—senior living providers are charged with adopting technology that will be attractive to all audiences they serve. Lilian Myers, who leads IBM’s Global Aging Initiative, will be presenting on the Mainstage […]
  • 5 Ways Senior Living Providers Can Fight the Loneliness Epidemic February 27, 2018
    The post 5 Ways Senior Living Providers Can Fight the Loneliness Epidemic appeared first on Argentum.
  • Bruce Tulgan, Expert on Leadership and Management, Addresses Generational Divide in the Workplace February 8, 2018
    Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference speaker Bruce Tulgan, founder and chairman of RainmakerThinking, has been tracking and researching generational shift in more than 400 organizations for about a quarter-century. The grown-ups are leaving,” said Tulgan. “They’re taking with them collective skills, knowledge, institutional memory, and the last vestiges of the work ethic.” Tulgan says one […]
  • An International Design Approach for the Future of Aging February 8, 2018
    Senior living communities face significant challenges as older adults increasingly choose to age in their own homes. To adapt, senior living operators must focus on approaches that make communities and the accompanying lifestyle less “institutional,” according to USC professor of architecture and gerontology, Victor Regnier, FAIA, who will take the Mainstage at the Argentum Senior […]

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