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Alex welcomes back Jean Makesh, CEO and founder of The Lantern Group, whose award-winning assisted living and memory care facilities are getting international attention for their innovation. Follow Jean’s journey as an occupational therapist then entrepreneur, and consider what really matters in client care and service to others.  Visit and to learn more about The Lantern communities and therapeutic approach.


  •  * 1:23  We’ve come a long way; What Jean’s been doing
  • * 7:07   Adventures of young Jean Makesh; Surviving Adolescence; Finding occupational therapy; Turning adversity into opportunity and dreaming big; Lessons learned in the field and applying them today
  • * 22:35 Serving clients and what entrepreneurs have in common; The importance of an emotional connection
  • * 38:15 Choosing the right people as employees; Selflessness and Egoism
  • * 56:30 Turning failure into success; Advice from hindsight

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