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Date: Oct 15th, 2007 2:43pm
Author: Eric Schubert

The Age Wave is arriving on the shores of America’s entitlement system.Today, the nation’s \first' baby boomer, a retired teacher from New Jersey, applied for Social Security benefits, signaling the start of an expected avalanche of applications from the...

Date: Oct 14th, 2007 7:48am
Author: Eric Schubert

Several years ago our board of trustees and leadership team were at a retreat developing our dashboard, which helps us set goals and measure results in our transformation work.

Date: Oct 11th, 2007 2:56pm
Author: Eric Schubert

In fewer than 13 years, we will have more seniors in Minnesota than children. That’ll be a first. Interestingly, the European Union is already in the midst of an age wave.

Date: Oct 11th, 2007 5:32am
Author: Eric Schubert

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgZtjvKqZXc[/youtube]Posted by Robin Krause, Ecumen Vice President of Human Resources What is this thing called ...

Date: Oct 10th, 2007 6:03am
Author: Eric Schubert

The other day the Minneapolis Star Tribune did a story on the job of nursing assistants. Nursing assistants are on the frontline of care and to be great, they have to be absolutely fabulous in delivering customer service.

Date: Oct 8th, 2007 11:40am
Author: Eric Schubert

Would you want a robot to take care of you?

Date: Oct 6th, 2007 8:37am
Author: Eric Schubert

Newsweek columnist George Will calls it DD-Day, the day the Demographic Deluge begins. That is January 1, 2008, when the first of 78 million baby boomers reach 62, the age at which a majority of Social Security receipients begin to...

Date: Oct 4th, 2007 10:53am
Author: Eric Schubert

\We want to invent the future, otherwise we know what it’s going to be.'Great quote from Joseph Coughlin, Ph.D., and head of MIT’s AgeLab.

Date: Oct 4th, 2007 10:20am
Author: Eric Schubert

The Office of Long-Term Care. It’s no longer called that in the The State of Pennsylvania. They’ve changed the name to the Office of Long-Term Living. How words can change the pictures in your head …

Date: Oct 2nd, 2007 3:15pm
Author: Eric Schubert

Walking is a great exercise and so beneficial for successful aging. How walkable is your neighborhood or the one you’re considering living in? Find out at walkscore.com.Pretty cool tool.

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