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As Consumers Age, Gerontologists Are Becoming Valuable Hires

The consumer population in the United States is aging, and businesses who want to continue to grow are being forced to adapt to that reality. In order to make sure they are remaining relevant to those who are now in an older age bracket, the idea of hiring a gerontologist is quickly becoming an appealing […]

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Quora Q&A With Dr. Aaron Blight, March 2019

In his spare time, caregiving consultant and healthcare speaker Dr. Aaron Blight is happy to answer questions on Quora about caregiving organizational development, healthcare, senior care, and many other topics. In this post, we will examine some of his most recent answers dealing with the healthcare industry. What condition would be severe enough for a […]

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Care for Others, Care for Yourself

Today I had the privilege of delivering the keynote address at Beloved Foundation’s REACH Oncology Symposium at the University of California Riverside. Attendees were from oncology-related organizations, including healthcare providers and advocacy groups, with professional backgrounds in nursing, social work, and patient advocacy. Regardless of organization or official role, it was apparent that each person […]

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How to Start an Eldercare Business

As a society, it is extremely important that we take good care of those in the older generations. Senior citizens decline in their ability to care for themselves as they age, and it is the responsibility of those in younger generations to make sure the seniors have everything they need for a comfortable and fulfilling […]

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Caregiving Kinetics: What’s in a Name?

When Dr. Aaron Blight founded Caregiving Kinetics, he knew that the name of the business had to not only be special, but also be relatable to clients. You may notice that our company’s name – Caregiving Kinetics – rolls right off your tongue.  It sounds really cool.  It’s fun to say. Despite the euphony of […]

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Four Benefits of Hiring Healthcare Consultants

Anytime you choose to add an expense to your budget – such as hiring a healthcare consultant – you need to make sure there are plenty of benefits to justify that cost. Fortunately, as far as retaining the use of a consultant is concerned, you are likely to see a long list of benefits that […]

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The Best Time to Hire a Healthcare Consultant

Without a doubt, healthcare is one of the most difficult fields in which to do business. It can be incredibly rewarding, of course, when you are able to provide care that improves – or even saves – someone’s life. However, healthcare is incredibly complex from top to bottom, so there is plenty of work to […]

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Aaron’s Transformative Learning Experiences

This week I had the opportunity to speak at the International Transformative Learning Conference at Columbia University in New York City. The event prompted me to think about transformative learning experiences that have occurred at various stages of my life. Caregiving for my mother-in-law at a relatively young age presented a disorienting dilemma to our […]

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The Benefits of Business Coaching

  Generally speaking, confidence is a good thing in business. You need to be confident in your ideas, and you need to believe in your abilities. However, as is the case with most things, too much confidence can be a problem. Sometimes, the best thing you can do is ask for help, or at least […]

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Great Reasons to Hire a Keynote Speaker

  As you are planning an event, it would be relatively easy to make the decision to skip bringing in a keynote speaker. After all, there is no doubt that this can be a costly inclusion in your event, especially if the person is notable in your industry, such as a healthcare speaker. However, despite […]

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