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October “Senior Sense”: Self Care Tips for Alzheimer's Caregivers on the Brink of Burnout

  Caregiving for a family member with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a full-time commitment. Even if...

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September “Senior Sense”: How to Balance Senior Care and Your Job

  “I should just quit,” I thought to myself. I was exhausted. I had woken up at 5 a.m. that day. I...

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August “Senior Sense”: How to be a Strong Advocate for Your Elder Parents

  It was close to midnight. I was worried, tired and cold. Why are emergency rooms always so cold?...

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What Is Backup Care?

backup care / ˈbak-ˌəp ˈker / noun: 1. an alternative child care arrangement, made in response to...

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July “Senior Sense”: How to Juggle Parent and Kid Care in the Summer Months

  Navigating life in the sandwich generation is tough enough during the cooler fall, winter and...

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3 Ways HR Can Get Care Right with Millennial Employees

A few years ago, PwC realized it had a problem. The consulting firm was hearing complaints from...

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June “Senior Sense”: I Spent 30 Years Advising Families On Senior Care & I Still Wasn’t Ready To Care For My Mom

  “I’m sorry for keeping my phone on,” I said as I introduced myself at a recent conference. I was...

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May “Senior Sense”: 5 Unexpected Ways Life Changes when you Become a Caregiver to your Parent

  I heard about parenting all the time: “Your life completely changes when you become a parent,” my...

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8 Common and Stressful Situations Senior Care Planners Can Help Employees Navigate

America is getting older. By 2020, the U.S. Census Bureau projects that the number of Americans 65...

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Can Companies Afford Not to Offer Backup Care?

Care and work don’t exist in silos. You have to work to afford care, and you need care in order to...

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How Best Buy Launched a New Benefit Inspired by Employees

My daughter was around a year old when I became a single dad. I was new to the Seattle Area and had...

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Think (and Act) Like a Marketer: 5 Strategies for Human Resources Professionals

As a human resource professional, one aspect of your job is to keep employees informed of all the...

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