Careers and Life: Playing against the Clock

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on March 5, 2015

In life and is in football, playing against and with the clock (of our life) is a powerful strategy to live a happy and productive life and career.

Sometimes we have no choice but to absorb what life throws as us as life at times can be relentless. So we show up, work hard and do our very best.

How to Make the Onboarding Process Smooth for a New Employee

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on December 5, 2014

What is Onboarding?

Onboarding is the process of providing new employees the information and skill sets that they need to be effective within your company. New employees will be more successful if they have the opportunity to integrate into your company, instead of simply throwing them in and telling them “good luck.”

In Defense of Nursing Homes

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on November 27, 2013

Many people refer to nursing homes as skilled nursing facilities (or SNFs), convalescent hospitals, care centers, rehabilitation centers, etc. The bottom line is that nursing homes are places that we place Mom and Dad or other loved ones when they (or we) are n0t able to provide the kind of care that they deserve.

What You Can Learn From Recruiters About Your Current Job

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on August 15, 2013

The next time you receive a phone call from a recruiter, do yourself a favor and listen.

Even if you have not been thinking about making a job change.

Why?

Because most of us that are employed should be keeping our eyes and open for good opportunities. When opportunity knocks, shouldn’t you at least….listen?

5 Reasons Not to Post Job Ads on Career Builder or Monster

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on May 31, 2011

The good news is that I am expanding my health care recruitment business to ad two Executive Recruiters to my staff. Through the years I have rarely run an advertisement on any job but I was in the mood to experiment.