Workforce Promising Practices

Learn from the promising practices -- an example of a program that may work in your community -- of other organizations. Is your organization doing something unique? Submit a promising practice and it may be featured on this page.

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Promising Practices

  1. Partnering with a University

    Challenge: The majority of Clark Lindsey’s residents, a single site life plan community with 300 residents and the same number of staff, are retired alumni or faculty from the ...

  2. Internship Program for High School - Post-Grad Students

    Challenge: Clark Lindsey Director of Strategic Initiatives, Laura Edwards, was a junior at the University of Illinois in 2011 when she began seeking an internship in long-term care. ...

  3. Recruiting Refugees as Team Members

    Challenge: Mike Helbringer, CEO for a 150-year old Assisted Living Community in Buffalo, had the traditional problems in finding qualified team members and had watched the number of senior ...

  4. Team Member Student Debt Reduction Program

    Challenge: Jan Roth, Vice-President of Talent Resources at Christian Living Communities (CLC) always has sought a variety of ways to assist and retain her current team members. CLC is a learning organization that ...

  5. LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation's Onboarding Toolkit

    We are pleased to share with you LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation’s Onboarding Toolkit. The Onboarding Toolkit provides resources to engage new team members right away, with the goal of increasing retention. This Toolkit goes beyond the regulatory checkboxes of orientation, providing activities and resources in the form ...