Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Ba rum bu bu bum. With a seasonal drumroll in place…it’s time for our annual What’s In and What’s Out list!
But before we get to the big reveal in our January issue of units Magazine, here’s a preview of some personal favorites.
In: 1989. Taylor Swift’s latest album is responsible for at least six near-accidents with me behind the wheel. I apparently have no control over my body when I hear “...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
A friend who shall remain nameless was once broken up with via Facebook message. Self-aware enough to realize she was about to lose her you-know-what, she marched into her supervisor’s office and said, “Someone just broke up with me on Facebook and I need to leave immediately.”
Her boss said just one word: “Go!”
Now, she and I know this was both out of the kindness of her supervisor’s heart AND...
Monday, December 8, 2014
As the new year approaches, multifamily owners must be prepared for the new wave of multifamily amenities and industry trends that are emerging. As resident preferences and demands continue to evolve, these trends can reveal a significant amount about a property’s target market and become vital to ensuring a community’s long-term success. In order to stay ahead of the curve, a multifamily...
Friday, December 5, 2014
I was recently asked the question:
"Why is it that new system initiatives using technology that works well, often fail to be adopted?"
Anyone with any level of experience in systems and technology deployments has also most likely experienced some level of failure when deploying a new system. Far too often, however, that failure was not driven by the choice of the technology or the underlying...