Tuesday, August 11, 2015
When I graduated from Ball State University, I ended up in a struggling job market where finding employment was nearly impossible. I started searching for careers and apartments in the Indianapolis area, never thinking I’d find both at the same place!
I’m not the first person to enter residential property management while looking for someplace to live. Many people may not think about our industry...
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
How did I get into residential property management? I was looking for an apartment — and found my new career.
When the property manager who was showing me a residential community asked if I wanted to be a leasing consultant, I didn’t know much about the industry. The more I learned, the more I realized that RPM was a great fit for me. The benefits were amazing: a flexible schedule that...
Monday, July 27, 2015
Six years in the hospitality industry gave me a foundation. Residential property management (RPM) gave me a future.
After spending the better part of a decade managing restaurants and hotels, I was well-versed in overseeing operations and delegating work to my team. I also excelled in (and loved) managing the budget. A colleague told me that a career in RPM would combine my management experience...
Thursday, July 16, 2015
I consider myself an ambassador for the following:
1. Ross Dress for Less. I can’t describe the joy I feel when I leave the store with 22 pieces of clothing for $200. Sure, some of the items have a shorter shelf life than a carton of milk, but it’s that initial pleasure that appeals to me. A large majority of the clothes are also comprised of synthetic materials not of this world, but who am I to...