Category: Company Ideals

Atlas Senior Living

How to Connect with a Family Member with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

At Atlas Senior Living, our communities pride themselves on finding activities that will fuel the souls of our residents. Our independent living, assisted living and memory care communities all have a wide variety of activities that allow our residents to find joy in each day. While each of these areas in senior housing brings their…
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The Unique Resident-Centered Business Model of Atlas Senior Living

There are few senior living companies who function the same way as the other. If you take Atlas Senior Living as an example, you’ll find that we are a provider that’s resident-centered with every decision. Why? Atlas develops and operates our senior living communities, bringing full attention and dedication that is simply unmatched, versus those…
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Putting People First in Senior Living

  “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Maya Angelou Every day is an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life when you’re working in senior living. The power that we as leaders in this field…
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Atlas Senior Living Community Associates and Residents

You Win With Your People in Senior Living

As we conclude 2018, I am reminded more than ever this year of something important: that Atlas Senior Living’s progress, future growth and service to our residents hinge upon the constant determination of building a “dream team,” from the communities to the corporate office. Without great teammates, you can’t win. You may ask that “this…
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Motivation to push forward and to always do your best

“Great moments are born from great opportunity. And that’s what you have here tonight, boys. That’s what you’ve earned here, tonight. One game. If we played ’em ten times, they might win nine. But not this game. Not tonight. Tonight, we skate with ’em. Tonight, we stay with ’em, and we shut them down because…
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12 Habits Of Genuine People

By: Dr. Travis Bradberry, Author of #1 bestselling book, Emotional Intelligence 2.0, and president of TalentSmart, world’s leading provider of emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs. Suffice…
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THE POEM OF A CRABBY OLD MAN!

By: Dan Frith The story goes that this poem was found among the personal belongings of an elderly man who died in a nursing home. The resident did not have any close relatives or family and this poem was found by nurses as they boxed up his personal belongings. What do you see nurses? What do…
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14 Habits Of Exceptionally Likable People

By: Richard Feloni Personal branding through social media may help you build your professional network, but there will never be a replacement for a charismatic personality.  Napoleon Hill, author of “Think and Grow Rich” — one of the top-selling books of all time — wrote about the habits of the most likable people in his…
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10 Habits of Highly Successful Small Business Owners

The HartfordView By Kelly Spors The unfortunate reality is that a lot of businesses fail. What differentiates those that fail from those that become raging successes? Certain traits and habits help business owners beat the odds and build highly successful companies. Here’s a look at the top 10: 1. They dream big. Successful business owners are dreamers.…
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16 Things I Would Want If I Got Dementia

A heartfelt wish list from a dementia care worker By Rachael Wonderlin Part of the Transforming Life as We Age Special Report (This article appeared previously on AlzheimersReadingRoom.com.) When you work in dementia care, people tend to ask you a lot of questions. Probably one of the most common questions that I hear is, “Are you…
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