Reimagining the Restaurant Experience Is a Recipe for Success in Staffing

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To set themselves apart during the current labor shortage, restaurant operators must demonstrate to current and prospective employees how the culture of the organization will translate to a fulfilling experience. In short, conditions, benefits and culture must all answer the question, “Why should someone work here?”

The long-term care staffing crisis is about more than job vacancies

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Before COVID-19 swept through senior living and other long-term care facilities, a different kind of crisis had the attention of operators and senior advocates – fewer numbers of staff were in the system to care for them.

Four Trends for Restaurant Operators to Consider in 2022

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With 2021 nearly wrapped up, restaurant operators across the country are looking to the New Year with cautious optimism. Despite external pressures on talent, ample opportunity exists for restaurant operators to prepare for a year of constant change.

Adams Keegan Webinar Recording: Update on OSHA Vaccine & Testing Requirements

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Adams Keegan has reviewed the lengthy OSHA vaccine & testing requirements to provide an update in this recorded session.

Three Hotel Human Resources Trends for 2022

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As 2021 draws to a close and planning for 2022 becomes comes to mind, the hotel industry can reflect on several shifts within the sector and in the wider economy that have left a lasting impact. The dramatic rise of the staycation, greater digitalization of the guest experience, and a heightened focus on health and safety protocols have all driven changes in the day-to-day duties of hotel staff.

A cultural response to the 'Great Resignation'

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In July 2021 alone, some 4 million American workers quit their jobs to seek other opportunities, with a Bureau of Labor Statistics report noting this figure had barely changed from the previous month. Surveys suggest a clear majority of workers — as many as 70%, depending on who you ask — are searching for something new.

What Home Health Providers Need to Know About THC Delta-8

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The homecare industry is facing a major workforce shortage, compounded by the COVID-19 pandemic and recent vaccine mandates. Staffers are burnt out and looking for ways to cope—and that may include seeking relief in cannabis products. Because Delta-8 can induce a high, and because users will test positive for THC in a hair, saliva or urine test, home health providers may struggle with whether and how to restrict use of the legal compound.

Adams Keegan Webinar Recording: OSHA’s Long-Awaited COVID ETS Released

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Adams Keegan has reviewed the lengthy OSHA ETS and is addressing its contents in this webinar recording.

What’s in a mandate? Navigating OSHA’s new workplace vaccine rules

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In early September, the Biden administration unveiled a new piece of its pandemic response plan. An emerging Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule will require companies with more than 100 employees to either ensure those workers are vaccinated or provide proof of a negative test each week before reporting for their jobs. This unprecedented step raises the stakes considerably for business owners.

I’m hiring — Where are the candidates?

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As we emerge from the pandemic and the economy improves, many organizations affected by COVID-19 are looking to boost their workforce and respond to improved demand for their products and services. With still-high rates of unemployment, one might think that this is an environment that favors the hiring company, but the reality doesn’t seem to reflect that perception.