Wednesday, July 11, 2012
At last month’s education conference in Boston, we served as host for representatives from several community and technical colleges. We invited them to the conference to learn more about our industry and to explore ways in which all of us might work together to train apartment industry employees and to develop a pipeline of skilled talent for the apartment industry. They came from a wide variety...
Thursday, June 21, 2012
In 2011 HD Supply Facilities Maintenance commissioned Strata Research to perform a survey to determine whether there is value for property owners in making their apartment units more efficient. Most owners recognize the value of sustainability in common areas where they pay consumption bills; however, in-unit upgrades are often ignored because most renters pay their own electric and water bills...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
NBC News’ Tom Brokaw and soccer legend Mia Hamm are just two of the speakers that will make the 2012 NAA Education Conference and Exposition one to remember. The conference kicks off next week in Boston. If you’re planning to attend the conference, I encourage you to take advantage of the resources available to you.
For first-timers, you’ll find tips for making the most of the conference, such...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
It’s that time again—tradeshow season! Exhibitors can easily take advantage of implementing eco-conscious practices at tradeshows, sending a powerful message to all attendees. Here are a few useful tips to help you succeed:
The BoothBuild an exhibit that lasts. When purchasing your booth and display items, ask yourself this question: Can I reuse any of this? Think about the banners you’re...