February may be the shortest month of the year, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t packed with engaging content and thought starters from the senior living industry. Catch up on the latest news stories from the past month, ranging from one developer’s new approach to the continuing care retirement community (CCRC) concept to a journalist’s wake-up call to the younger generations.
My brother finally gave in and joined the social media world this week when he unveiled his Facebook profile. For years, people would ask him what he was waiting for, and his response was always "not EVERYONE is social." According to Pew Research, while not everyone embraces social media platforms, the number of those who avoid them is shrinking. In…
Managing online reviews can be overwhelming: What should you say? What shouldn't you say? Should you delete bad reviews? Praise good reviews? The balance of acknowledging a concern over social media or contacting reviewers privately can impact your business’ reputation in a matter of minutes.
Join Creating Results along with the Trading Places panel for a free webinar on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 2 p.m. ET. In this webinar, you'll learn how to: negotiate a beneficial contract, establish a marketing budget and allocate marketing dollars most effectively.
A new year means new trends will inevitably shape the senior living industry over the next several months. In recent years, we’ve seen holistic approaches to wellness, increased home customization, open-layout design and an emphasis on lifestyle and amenities become mainstays in the senior living industry. So, what’s in store for 2018? Find out what industry experts believe will be the top five trends in 55+ living this year.
Finding the right agency partner is as much about cultural fit as it is about capabilities. What will your new partner really be like to work with? Will the marketing agency be able to hit the ground running? These five questions will help you determine the best fit for your organization’s needs.
Happy Monday and Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Whether you're at home watching the highlights from last night's crazy playoff game between the Vikings and Saints, or in the office like we are, take a few minutes to catch up on the most engaging marketing content from the past week.
This week, we'll take a look at an article published on US News & World Report that reveals the results of a recent cost of care survey. We'll also find out the number one way in which senior living communities can increase engagement among residents in an article by Senior Housing News.
If you’re attending the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) International Builders Show in Orlando, Florida this week, be sure to stop by for our session on search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM). Our very own Beth Mickey and Patrick McShane escaped the cold and flew south for the annual event.
Happy Monday and an early Merry Christmas from the Creating Results team! Take a break from the last minute Christmas shopping and read our last Monday roundup of the year.
In this week's most clicked content, LCS Development gives their take on what they believe will be the top 6 senior living design trends in 2018. And in this week's most shared item, Saul Levmore states his case in favor of mandatory retirement in an article for Next Avenue.