Methods to Combat Working Caregiver Burnout

Posted by Michelle Chaffee on Jul 23, 2019 9:55:00 AM

If you are reading this, you are one of less than half of U.S. employers who recognize the impact caregiving has on a large number of your workforce. The number of American’s involved in caregiving duties is so large, recent reports indicate 75%, that avoiding them and their plight is to your own peril. Even more significant is that the percentage of working adults who are also directly involved in managing care for at least one family member is only going to grow in the coming years.

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Topics: Absenteeism, productivity, Presenteeism

How Connected Caregiving Powered by alska Increases Productivity in the Workplace

Posted by Michelle Chaffee on Jun 12, 2019 8:50:00 AM

Employees who are also providing care to a loved one are less productive at work. Up to 80% of working caregivers admit as much. Connected Caregiving powered by alska can increase productivity in the workplace by offering a platform for employees to manage their caregiving duties more effectively. 

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Topics: productivity, Presenteeism, Why Connected Caregiving