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Balancing Work and Caregiving: A Guide for Employers

Providing care for older family members has become a way of life for millions of Americans. In fact, nearly one in ten American workers is a caregiver. .Seventy percent of employers feel that caregiving-related staffing problems have increased over the … Continue reading

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The Billion Dollar Employee Crisis

This week I had the distinction of speaking at the Illinois Society of Human Resource Managers (SHRM) conference on the effect of elder-care on the workplace.   As I finished my presentation an attendee approached and as she did the tears … Continue reading

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