Posts made in January, 2012

Helping Employees Handle Eldercare

Posted by in eldercare, employee issues, health issues, Keynote | 0 comments

Eldercare responsibilities are a reality in today’s workplace, costing employers $47 billion per year! According to MetLife cost surveys, these stressed-out, distracted employees cost businesses $33.6 Billion a year in lost productivity. The number of employees who are shouldering eldercare responsibilities is about to explode as the largest generation, ‘Baby boomers’, postpone retirement while juggling multiple caregiving, work and personal responsibilities. Not only are ‘boomers’ raising children, but over one-half provide care for an aging parent. They also result in additional...

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