Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show
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Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show

Earlier this month, 875 members and supporters convened in Sacramento—California’s Capital City—for Elevate: CALA’s Spring Conference & Trade Show. Engage Each day, attendees engaged in high-quality sessions that spanned a wide range of critical topics—from dementia care and brain health, to legal and regulatory challenges, as well as culinary, programming, and marketing strategies. An educational … Continue reading

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

Matthew Emerzian and Cindy McCann, Keynote Speakers at Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show
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Matthew Emerzian and Cindy McCann, Keynote Speakers at Elevate: CALA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Trade Show

The holiday classics A Christmas Carol and How the Grinch Stole Christmas have a lot in common, despite being written more than a 100 years apart. Both Ebeneezer Scrooge and the Grinch learn that it’s the people in your life—not money or material goods—that matter most. And while it’s no longer the holiday season, there’s no better … Continue reading

Engage: CALA’s 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show
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Engage: CALA’s 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show

Earlier this month, close to 900 members and supporters gathered together to to Engage in learning, networking, and sharing the latest in service and innovation. We Focused on the Resident Experience Whether we were learning about supporting health and wellness in Improving Quality Outcomes and Applying Resilience Theory & Cognitive Enhancement to Wellness Programming, or improving … Continue reading

Todd Dewett, Keynote Speaker at the 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show
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Todd Dewett, Keynote Speaker at the 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show

Halloween, just around the corner, is a time for children and adults to wear masks and costumes and pretend they’re someone…or something…else for a night. But what if the masks were part of our daily lives? What if we put on a disguise each day and pretended to be someone we’re not? Sometimes, we may … Continue reading