Volume 4 Issue 33 | October 12, 2021
  • 5 Ideas for dealing with the labor shortage
  • Dealing with supply chain issues
  • 5 (more) ideas for labor challenges
  • SDA ONE DAY: October, 13 @ 2pm ET (FREE)
  • Help Wanted in Minnesota
5 Ways to Beat Labor Shortages
5 Ideas for Dealing with the Labor Shortage

Everyone is trying to drive more applicants to HR through a variety of methods. One SDA member likened the situation to advertising, saying everything is a numbers game. The more you do, the more likely you’ll be successful.

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No Decaf for the Rest of Year?
Dealing with Supply Chain issues

No one could have anticipated the issues we are experiencing with supply shortages. Some wait days past due dates for orders. One organization was told they wouldn’t be able to get their standard decaf coffee order for the rest of this year.

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5 More Ideas for Labor Challenges
5 (More) Ideas to Beat Labor Struggles

Here are 5 more ideas to deal with labor shortages in the senior living industry right now. These ideas and more will be discussed at the SDA One Day Experience roundtable discussions.

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Complimentary Registration
For All Senior Living Professionals
The SDA ONE DAY gives senior living leaders an opportunity to connect every 2nd Wednesday of the month and learn from topic-driven roundtable discussions, engaging keynote speakers, and an interactive expo with the latest innovations, services, and products designed to enhance your operation.

Keynote Presentation: DiSC Assessment
DiSC® is a personal assessment tool used by more than one million people every year to help improve teamwork, communication, and productivity in the workplace. 
SDA ONE DAY: October Roundtable Topics
Table 1: Unique partnership ideas for communities without cooks.
Table 2: Training your staff without throwing them in the fire.
Table 3: Ordering for success to reduce supply chain issues.
Table 4: Creating "Wow" moments with a reduced staff.
Table 5: Organizing your kitchen to be more efficient.
Table 6: Hiring for success: Asking the questions that matter for hiring chefs and culinary staff.
SDA Member Chats
Upcoming Chat Schedule
Tuesday, October 19 at 3 - 4 pm ET: Mitigating Team Burnout
Thursday, October 28 at 3 - 4 pm ET: Creating a holiday experience with reduced staff

Help Wanted in Minnesota
This state's long-term care providers need 23,000...

Long-term care providers in Minnesota are working to fill thousands of unfilled positions - 23,000 to be exact, according to a recent survey by LeadingAge Minnesota. Data released Thursday by the organization also found that vacant positions have ...

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The Latest Jobs Posted:
Director of Culinary - Sharon Towers (Charlotte, NC)
Sous Chef - RLC (Richmond, VA)
Line Cook - Sharon Towers (Charlotte, NC)
Cook - Watercrest (Multiple, FL)
Culinary Director - Cassia (Plymouth, MN)
Cook - Cassia (Multiple, MN)
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