Senior Living Providers Turn Social Media into Lead Gen

Marketing Matters is brought to you by Solutions Advisors and Retiring by Design. Working together, Solutions Advisors and Retiring by Design give you the analytic and creative synergy to develop unique solutions and achieve optimum results for your senior living community, providing management, operations, marketing, and sales consulting services.  While a growing number of senior […]

3 Ways Senior Living Nonprofits Combat Scrutiny

In an economy still reeling from the Great Recession, some nonprofit senior living communities are facing increased scrutiny regarding their tax-exempt status. “Nonprofits are coming into the spotlight,” said Nikki Rineer, president of research company Holleran during a recent webinar with Mather LifeWays titled “Community Outreach Tips and Tactics for Today’s Nonprofit.” Adding to the […] Names Best of Senior Living in Annual Ranking

Holiday Retirement and Provision Living have the best websites among senior living large companies in 2014, according to’s annual awards program. The winning senior living resources in both the consumer and industry markets were announced on Tuesday for’s 2014 Best Senior Living Awards. To determine the winners, the national directory of senior housing […]

Senior Living Gains Momentum as Hospitality Career Track

The senior living industry and continuing care retirement communities in particular are gaining momentum as a career option for hospitality students as compelling demographics help increase awareness about the sector.  In early October, a group of senior living professionals gave a presentation on the industry to more than 200 students enrolled in Pennsylvania State University’s […]

Senior Living Can’t Ignore Bottom Line Impact of Online Reviews

Senior living providers have lagged behind other industries in cultivating a strong online presence, marketing professionals agree. But as online consumer reviews on their communities grow more prevalent, so will the reviews’ impact on their bottom lines—making them impossible to ignore. That one-star review that was left four months ago by a disgruntled adult child […]

Movers & Shakers – People and Positions for January 2013

Happy New Year, senior housing professionals! It’s 2013, and we have a whole new round-up of people who have been making moves and shaking things up in the industry. Did any of your new year’s resolutions include taking a new position or joining a different company? Look for senior housing jobs nationwide on SHN’s job board. Employers: Take […]