Do you occasionally get so overwhelmed with the daily grind that you forget enjoy the moment? If this sounds familiar, I'd to share a very moving story (and video) that will help avoid this trap. A special thanks to Google, Camanio Care and of course, Bengt Ivarsson!
Best Buy is about to embark on an ambitious growth strategy. This includes a recently announced home monitoring service for older adults. We discuss why it could turn out to be a brilliant competitive strategy particularly against Amazon.
It seems like we have been far more focused with the risk of AI superintelligence than those issues directly in front of us. The good news... the team at DeepMind has assembled a new research group to address some of the most imminent issues with AI.
AI is gaining a lot of momentum in healthcare. It represents tremendous promise and we believe AI could become the key inflection point to usher in massive change. We discuss the opportunities and barriers in this week's blog.
Technology is advancing at such a rapid pace that unfortunately the only time we can fully comprehend the real impact is in the aftermath of disruption. In this week's blog, we discuss the 3 major paradigm shifts described in the newly released book, Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future.
Disruptive innovation is having an enormous impact in business, yet we rarely hear how this translates in the classroom. What are US school districts doing to keep pace? We discuss what must change in order to remain competitive in this week's blog.
It's always important to revisit your strategy. Some leaders can even describe it as paranoia. Is that healthy? We unpack this very idea in the weekly blog. You may change your mind when considering what the automotive and retail industries are experiencing right now.
We hear a lot about innovation these days, but what is it and why is it important? We break it down in the blog this week. We cover some of the factors that influence innovation and we also provide the 5 elements an organization should consider when baking innovation into their DNA.
We all received a bit of a scare this week with the Wanna Cry ransomware that infected over 200,000 computers across 150 countries. Hopefully, we take this opportunity to assess our current approach to security and consider some interesting alternatives like Google Chromebooks.
Stephen Johnston, Co-Founder and CEO of Aging2.0, discusses how Aging2.0 began, what he has learned along the way and what to expect from technology in the future. You will also hear why Aging2.0 has become a major catalyst in solving some of the biggest challenges in aging.
In this week's blog, we discuss the issues with most traditional video conference solutions and offer a simple alternative, Google Hangouts. This cost-effective solution is not only flexible to solve a number of relevant use cases, but it is also extraordinarily scalable.
We have always viewed AI bots like R2-D2 as friendly companions. Will the advancement in automation ultimately change our perception? We give our perspective after reading an interesting study about PwC's recent study that suggests 38% of U.S. jobs could be lost to automation in the next 15 years.
The office can be a great place to collaborate, but is it necessary to expect your employees to punch the clock every day? We don't think so. We write about of the reasons why we think employees (... and employers for that matter) are far better served working remotely.
Learn about my general takeaways after attending the Google Next conference this week in San Francisco. While it was really interesting to hear more about Google's vision, I was equally impressed with some of the new products that will further enhance Beatha Group's Google Experience for Senior Living.
I never captured all of the amazing stories that my grandparents would tell me throughout my childhood. It very unfortunate because those stories that shaped my formative years are now fleeting memories. Learn how we're now helping our clients and their residents capture their own personal narratives.
Elon Musk did it again! He has a knack for uncovering those big picture ideas that are both outrageous yet thought-provoking. We unpack some of his recent comments and use a real world example that illustrates just how biological and digital intelligence could eventually merge.
Zeke Turner, Founder and CEO of Mainstreet, offers his incredible insights in the latest installment of Beatha Group's Executive Study series. Learn all about Zeke's philosophy with Mainstreet, the country’s largest developer of transitional care properties.
Hopefully, you had a chance to watch the Super Bowl. It was incredible. The Patriots victory surprised everyone, but did it change your mind on Tom Brady? This week's blog dissects why Brady has his haters and describes some of those intangibles that make Brady the best ever.
I always enjoy the opportunity to interview. Yesterday was no different. In this week's blog, I describe my experience interviewing an incredible group of talented men and women from Northwestern University. It was fun, but it also was a good learning experience.
Andy Smith, President and CEO of Brookdale, offers his perspective in the latest installment of Beatha Group's Executive Study series. Learn what Andy thinks about the current state of the industry, Brookdale's operations and what the future holds in Senior Living.
We all know Bruce Springsteen as an incredible musician, but did you ever think he could offer career advice? I just listened to Springsteen on the latest episode of Marc Maron's WTF podcast. I'll explain how their conversation can offer some interesting tips as you look at your career.
Technology is accelerating at such a rapid pace. It can exciting yet daunting to keep up. Have you reassessed your current system infrastructure lately? You might be surprised when you compare your environment against other alternatives. We were after revisiting our needs in less than a year.
Virtual Reality is getting a lot of play lately, but is it really a practical application for Senior Care. Beatha Group believes it has great promise. We describe the potential impact during this week's installment of the blog.
If you are considering a move to improve your resident experience, we think Google has something compelling to offer. This week's illustrates how the combination of G Suite and Google Home care offer an unparalleled experience for residents.
Do you find your yourself stuck in ridiculous patterns because of antiquated technology? Our blog this week demonstrates how Google G Suite can significantly improve communication and collaboration in Senior Care.
What is your experience with onboarding new hires? Is it a time-consuming, paper-intensive effort? It doesn't have to be this way. Beatha Group outlines how Google G Suite can help you onboard new hires exclusively from their mobile device.