May 17, 2019

Each and every duty of a Caregiver revolves around ensuring the continuity of care for the elderly person they are responsible for. The role can prove to be quite demanding, especially if the senior is ill and has specific medical and dietary needs. As such, it is best...

August 14, 2018

If you’re a manager about to conduct interviews for the first time, then you know the pressure is on! Bad hires come with a high cost, and if you’re not prepared for the interview process, you run the risk of employing someone who is not the right fit for the position...

August 13, 2018

Every day, families face the decision of whether to hire a private individual as a caregiver or using a home care agency when choosing a course for in-home elder care for their loved one. Often, understanding the benefits of a home care agency, can be challenging.

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July 10, 2018

Do you envision working in a particular company or industry? Perhaps you have a specific career field or job position in mind. While doing online research on all of these or perusing job descriptions can be helpful in getting you closer to your goal, one of the best wa...

July 2, 2018

Many of our elderly loved ones emphatically voice their desire to remain living in their own home as they get older, even if they reside alone; this is known as “aging in place”. While you may have concerns about their health, safety, and general well-being, they can b...

June 13, 2018

Hiring new staff is quite a lengthy and mentally-draining process! A job advertisement needs to be created and advertised, applications sorted, résumés perused, and candidates shortlisted, before any interviews can take place. Not to mention follow up interviews, psych...

June 1, 2018

With several public holidays falling on or between Monday to Friday, many of us will apply for one or a few vacation days in those weeks, giving ourselves a long weekend. We’re all guilty of having scrupulously scanned our calendars to ensure we have mini vacations awa...

June 1, 2018

Care for your elderly, loved one does not stop once you've put them into bed. As we get older, our sleep patterns change and difficulty sleeping can be experienced. Many elderly persons get up during the night and are likely to need assistance moving around. This disru...