In the July/August 2011 issue of Senior Living Executive Dan Coughlin shares three valuable, straightforward secrets for sustaining business success. Rather than proposing some new fangled theory or buzzword, these tips focus on common denominators among successful leaders in business, and each one can be directly applied to leaders in assisted living:
- Sustain patience: There is no such thing as an overnight success.
- Sustain effort: To achieve your goals you have to work hard and be willing to fight through difficult challenges. Whether it is battling occupancy, staffing, or operational issues, successful assisted living providers must exercise patience.
- Sustain learning: Be it taking courses to learn more about dementia care, studying your state regulations, or conducting marketing research; you must continue to educate yourself in the rapidly evolving assisted living industry
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