Thursday, January 20, 2011
I am sure we are all blown away by how some businesses operate. I scratch my head…it’s clear not everyone is really trying to take care of clients, create positive experiences, or improve performance. Here are several of my experiences.
The crepe joint: Penny wise, pound (or franc) foolish.
There’s a great crepe joint near work. As the economy soured, I noticed changes. They stopped...
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
I had a scary thing happen to me last month. And I need to share it with all of you.
I happened to stop by a community while visiting family over the holidays. I pass it all the time when I am traveling to see my parents, and have always wanted to stop by. So, I finally did. It taught me a valuable lesson. And it can teach one to you as well.
The office was clean and well maintained. I was...
Thursday, January 13, 2011
If you want a free trip to Las Vegas, here’s your chance.
In recognition of National Apartment Careers Month in February, the NAA Education Institute (NAAEI) is calling for submissions for its “Get Reel” Career Video Challenge posted on YouTube, where you are eligible to win a trip to the 2011 NAA Conference & Exposition in Sin City. All you have to do is submit a 30- to 60-second video...
Monday, January 10, 2011
Ask your typical apartment maintenance person what a CFL is and they’ll tell you, why of course it’s the Canadian Football League, where undersized football stars go to finish their careers! While that is true, in the ever more green, sustainable, eco-friendly, low carbon footprint, renewable and recyclable world of business these days, a CFL is actually a compact fluorescent lightbulb.