CAI National 2017 Recap

CAI National 2017 Recap
Photo/CAI Social CAI National 2017 Recap Earlier this month, I enjoyed the opportunity of speaking at the 2017 Community Associations Institute National Conference, held this year in Las Vegas. As a part of “Ignite: Education in a Flash” , I spoke about the all-too-common feeling of managers being “Caught in the Crossfires”. The topic is an extension...

Creativity in Leadership

Creativity in Leadership
Creativity in Leadership Creativity is one of the most beneficial skills for a leader to possess. While certain fields inherently require more creativity than others, no business has to be stale. I approach my team with ideas for new business, and welcome their feedback and help making those ideas a reality. I encourage my team to channel their creativity, as well. Having...

Never Stop Learning

Never Stop Learning
Never Stop Learning Strive to never allow yourself to stop soaking up knowledge! Don’t fall into the trap of thinking that you know everything there is to know about your field. When you’re of the mindset that your time as a student never truly ends, you open up a world of possibilities for yourself and for your business.

Make More of Yourself

Make More of Yourself
Make More of Yourself Are you truly committed to achieving success in business, or just along for the ride? Every person reading this will have a different answer concerning what motivates them, but the common thread (and best way to motivate yourself when you may lack direction or confidence) is that you are working towards a...

How to Use (and Not Use) Social Media as Part of HOA Communications

How to Use (and Not Use) Social Media as Part of HOA Communications
HOAs Gone Haywire Part V: How To Use… And Not Use… Social Media As A Part Of HOA Or COA Communications Social media has officially invaded the American consciousness. It’s nearly impossible to enter any public space without seeing at least one person Snapchatting, Facebooking, Tweeting, or Instagramming their surroundings. Naturally, social media is entering the...