CALA News & Views, Issue 30: Workforce
workforce

CALA News & Views, Issue 30: Workforce

In 2016, during the CALA Board of Directors strategic planning meeting, workforce was the looming issue that rose to the top of all the discussions. The sheer numbers are daunting—the jobs and team members needed to care for the growing population of residents—not to mention recruitment challenges, the need for a bigger talent pool, and … Continue reading

Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit: Investment, Impact, and Opportunity in the Longevity Marketplace
Events

Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit: Investment, Impact, and Opportunity in the Longevity Marketplace

The 15th Annual Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit and Business Plan Competition will take place on June 20th and 21st at the Claremont Club and Spa, Berkeley, California. The Summit draws a global base addressing the needs facing older consumers, and pairs investors with entrepreneurs to bring products and services to market. This year’s theme … Continue reading

2018 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Northern California
Awards

2018 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Northern California

This week, CALA awarded the 2018 Excellence in Service Awards for Southern California. Four exceptional Assisted Living employees were cheered at the 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show by a room full of their friends, family members, and co-workers. Outstanding Caregiver: Nicole Ellis Nicole Ellis joined the caregiver team at Veterans Home of Redding before the … Continue reading

Celebrate what Makes California Great with Your Legislator
Advocacy

Celebrate what Makes California Great with Your Legislator

For many years, CALA has been encouraging our members to invite their legislators to their community. This is a great way for assemblymembers and state senators to connect with their constituents, and it makes residents and team members feel like part of the political process. But you can make it even more enticing…why not invite … Continue reading

Bruce Tulgan, Keynote Speaker at Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show
Education

Bruce Tulgan, Keynote Speaker at Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show

Those of you who are fans of the hit TV show, The Office, will recognize the classic bad manager in Michael Scott. Despite being more interested in having fun than actually managing his employees, Scott somehow always manages to come out ok. But that’s not the case in the real world, according to Bruce Tulgan, keynote … Continue reading