Thursday, February 26, 2015
I once had a job interview at an aquarium in Ireland.
Admittedly, this seemed bizarre even at the time. Then again, when the job you’re applying for involves selling sandwiches you’re carrying around town in a red basket, there’s no…home office.
To add to the absurdity that was this moment in my life, my best friend also came along for the interview. The head of The Tasty Sandwich Guy only had...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
From the Army to accounting to success in residential property management — my journey into an RPM career has been rewarding!
After serving my country as a U.S. Army finance officer, a friend of mine urged me to apply for a career in residential property management. Today, I’m a financial controller for WinnResidential Military Housing Services — and an ambassador for RPMcareers.org, the...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
As a financial analyst for WinnResidential, and an industry professional working and growing in RPM for three years, I recently joined RPMcareers.org’s Ambassadors program to help bring the next wave of talent to our industry.
This innovative element of RPMcareers.org features current RPM employees with a broad range of experiences and interests, and allows people interested in RPM careers to...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Not too many moons ago, I was the “young one” at work. And then five years and three returning grey hairs passed by.
Still, 28 ain’t so bad. In the professional world, I’m considered “next gen”—marching along with the rest of my relatively young colleagues toward the brass ring of future leadership. This is a somewhat frightening thought, as I only discovered Monday that I have, in fact, had a...