Hurricane Irma Debris Removal Information – Orange County

Hurricane Irma Debris Removal Information – Orange County
This article originally appeared on the Orange County Florida Government website. While it is specific to Orange County, the helpful tips are applicable to residents across all of Florida. I hope that our Melrose homeowners benefit from this pertinent information in the wake of the historic storm. Hurricane Irma Debris Removal Information As Orange County continues recovery efforts after...

Ask Jack: When Should We Turn To Professional HOA Management?

Ask Jack: When Should We Turn To Professional HOA Management?
Professional HOA Management vs. Self-Management Homeowners’ Association Management, more commonly referred to as HOA Management, exists in a few common forms. Some Associations get along well with self-management, meaning that the Board takes care of all Association matters without hiring outside contractors. Others (typically larger or more complex Associations) turn to professional management. Generally speaking, professional management refers...

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...