How many of us have been on those customer service calls when you know that the person on the other end is reading their predetermined list of questions and statements? Go ahead and raise your hand because it has probably happened to all of us. How did you like the experience? Did you connect with [...]
Water cooler talk is nothing new to an office environment. Since we are social creatures, conversation about everyday matters is just part of our routine. There can be really good and uplifting water cooler talk and then there can be some extremely damaging talk that can affect your office morale to its detriment.
I posed the [...]
Fair housing is not something to joke about. From a compliance standpoint it is still one of the biggest challenges that property management companies face with their team. Take a peek at these three articles that I came across this week.
A history of housing discrimination
Always Respond to Reasonable Accommodation/Modifications Requests. PLEASE.
Deaf student sues, claiming Portland [...]
Your career path cannot be taken lightly. It is not something you can leave up to chance and yet complacency can set in so quickly that we can’t see our way out of our current position. In my network there seems to be a plethora of posts about physical fitness and accepting personal physical challenges [...]
Turning a new hire to a great hire is not a simple add water and stir process. It takes a tiered approach and a comprehensive strategy in order to produce the optimum results. Too often we see scenarios where someone is hired and left to fend for themselves in their new job position. This typically [...]
Confidence is something all of us need in the apartment industry. Whether we are dealing with residents, prospects, or each other confidence is a critical emotional quality in order for success to be achieved. In order to see how we can improve our confidence now and in the future, it is soothing to reflect on [...]