think about it: COVID-19

At akhia, we bring clarity to the complex. That’s why we rededicated our blog to providing simple communications tips and tools to help you navigate the complexities of today’s ever-changing business environment. Times are not simple, but effective communication can help.

The Backup Plan, Part 1: What if Employees Get It?

Synopsis: It’s not easy to talk about, but you need to. Bolster your internal employee support systems in the event people get sick.   Dr. Anthony Fauci recently said that 100,000 to 200,000 Americans could die from COVID-19 before this is all over. If the mortality ...

Struggling with employee engagement? You’re not alone.

We are in the midst of an “employee engagement crisis.”   If you believe Gallup’s State of the American Workplace report, that is. And why wouldn’t you? Is it a stretch to believe that the workforce isn’t engaged? That same report says only 33% of workers are enthusias...

Want Better Patient-Centered Care? Create Better Internal Alignment First.

The healthcare industry is fighting an uphill battle. 1. As Baby Boomers retire in droves, high turnover rates and fierce competition for quality candidates are fierce, creating a unique and challenging staffing crisis .   Result : Health systems are losing their most ...

Your Largest Employee Segment is About to Become Your Largest Customer Base

The healthcare industry has a serious staffing problem... which means it has many other problems, too. We need more doctors and nurses . By 2025, we may be 90,000 physicians short of meeting the industry’s needs. Retention is a real issue . The healthcare indus...