Thursday, February 2, 2012
February means different things to different people. Some people think of Valentine’s Day. Others think of Presidents’ Day. For NAAEI, February marks Apartment Careers Month, which is when we remind others of the exciting job opportunities offered by our industry.
We’ve all heard stories about how the recent recession has impacted the job market. Many of us probably know someone who either lost...
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Sometimes, there isn’t an App for that. One of the most confusing technologies when it comes to mobile users and websites is the App versus Mobile view.
There is a difference … actually many differences.
The quick and dirty is that Apps (think of iTunes and Amazon Kindle Marketplace) must be developed for a particular device such as an iPhone or Android device (that would be two different Apps...
Friday, January 13, 2012
Growing up, I loved two things: eating obscene amounts of Gushers and reading books. In addition to my love for literature (and processed food), I had an English teacher for a father who corrected me every time I said “me” instead of “I” and an uncle who used words that haven’t been around since the 17th century.
At the age of 25, I should be a walking thesaurus (not to mention, obese)....
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
I was listening to The Fray this morning and one of my favorite songs of theirs (though I really do like them all) is You Found Me. In that song is a verse that really speaks to me: “Who I am, Who I’m Not and Who I Want to Be”And it got me thinking about those things and how easy it is to not really know; especially in a business that wants you to be many things. It’s easy to lose yourself....