NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Activating Consumer Insights at the NIC

By: NIC  |  August 08, 2019

In NIC’s upcoming Fall Conference, attendees will have the opportunity to learn how to use consumer insights from other industries as they formulate strategies to address some of the challenges facing the seniors housing sector today. The session titled “Activating Consumer Insights: Lessons from Other Industries” is taking place on Thursday, September 12th at 2:15 to 3:30 PM CT and promises to be thought provoking and insightful.

164,000 Jobs Created in July, on Track with Consensus

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  August 02, 2019

The Labor Department reported that there were 164,000 jobs added in July, quite close to the consensus estimate.  The July increase in jobs marked the 106th consecutive month of job growth.  The latest six-month average increase is 140,000, the fewest in seven years and less than last year’s 223,000 monthly average.  Nevertheless, the pace of job gains is relatively strong and generally stronger than the levels that have usually prompted the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates in the past.  That said, pressures associated with trade tensions and potential further trade-related weakness in the economy suggest that the Fed may be cutting rates further in September after this month’s 25 basis point reduction.   

Seniors Housing

Five Key Takeaways from NIC’s Second Quarter 2019 Seniors Housing Data Release

By: NIC  |  July 31, 2019

NIC MAP® Data Service clients attended a webinar in mid-July on the key seniors housing data trends during the second quarter of 2019.  Key takeaways included the following: 

Seniors Housing

“Innovations That Work” Highlight Proven Solutions

By: NIC  |  July 24, 2019

Attendees at the upcoming 2019 NIC Fall Conference will benefit from some of the best networking opportunities of the year, punctuated and enhanced by a full program of informative and insightful presentations. As with all NIC events, attendees are offered a wide range of subject matter and formats, carefully designed to be relevant, useful, interesting, and thought-provoking. Attendees interested in benefitting from the innovations, investments, and lessons learned from businesses operating in real-world conditions will fill the room on Wednesday at 4PM for a unique session titled “Innovations That Work.”