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Beyond Likes and Shares: Social Media for PHA Community Engagement

In today’s digital universe, social media isn’t just about sharing cat videos and vacation photos. It’s a powerhouse for outreach and community engagement, bringing people together, and giving them a voice like never before.   Let’s look closer into how these platforms can transform your PHA’s outreach strategy, from broadening reach ...
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Six Steps to Successful Outsourcing

It’s time to talk outsourcing Level 200!  If you missed it our first installment, you can take a look at here. In it, we talked all about discovering the areas of your PHA that would benefit the most from outsourcing.  Outsourcing can be intimidating if you’ve never ever done it. ...
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Embracing Outsourcing – A PHAs Power Move

In the affordable housing industry, it’s easy to get caught in the whirlwind of day-to-day operations, juggling a multitude of responsibilities. But what if we told you there’s a toolbox of efficiency and expertise waiting to be unlocked?   That toolbox is outsourcing, and it’s your ticket to a world of ...
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Emotional Support Animals – What Everyone Needs to Know

The waters surrounding Emotional Support Animals (ESAs) can be murky at best. Those furry companions that provide emotional comfort have become an increasingly hot topic over the last few years… especially since the pandemic. With more and more families utilizing ESAs, it is so important to know the ins and ...
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The PHAs Guide to Surviving an Audit

Ah, audits – the word alone can make even the most seasoned professionals break into a cold sweat. But there’s no need to panic. With a little preparation and the right tools, you shouldn’t have any problem sailing through an audit smoothly… and that’s where we come in!  This blog ...
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Myth Busting HCV Facts for Landlords

For families in the HCV program, getting their voucher was hard. But finding a landlord to take their voucher is harder and it’s only getting worse as the housing crisis in America continues to escalate.   So, today, we are here to do a little myth busting surrounding the preconceived ideas ...
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Tech-Infused Transformation for PHAs

Hey there, readers! Today, let’s dive into a topic that has us here at AMA buzzing with excitement and potential – how PHAs… that’s you… can harness the power of technology to bring positive changes to your agencies, programs, and families.   We have already begun swimming around in this topic ...
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Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Strategies for Your PHA

As we find ourselves in the middle of hurricane season and brace ourselves for the severe winter weather to come, it’s time to chat about something a little more serious… we’re diving into the world of disaster preparedness and recovery.   Think of it as getting your house in order, so ...
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Innovative Ways to Source Talent for Your PHA

Hey there, public housing superheroes!   We have been listening and this blog is proof.   We had the amazing opportunity to sit down with some of you and one thing almost everyone agreed on was the overwhelming need for new and fresh talent in our agencies. We did our part to ...
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Making the Digital Transition

Paper is so 2019. It’s seriously time your teams embraced living in a paperless workplace.   Just to make sure we are all starting on the same page (get it… same page?), let’s define what “paperless” means.   When speaking of a paperless workplace, we don’t necessarily mean your office will not ...
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Why Branding Matters

Why Branding Matters

Why does branding matter to a PHA? That’s a legitimate question. After all, we are federally funded. We don’t really rely on customers or word of mouth to market our programs. We don’t technically have anything to sell. So why is it important? For starters, in recent years, there has ...
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Training for excellence

Training For Excellence

We have been listening. We have been keeping our ears to the ground over here and there are a lot of agencies asking for help in one specific area… Staffing. Not just one aspect of staffing, either. PHAs are facing all sorts of challenges ranging from training to implementing new ...
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AMA Webinar Series: On-Demand

Insights for Public Housing Leadership

If you missed one of our webinars, don’t worry! You can now view all of the AMA webinars on-demand at a time that works best for you. If you see something you like, click on the image and start watching. Enjoy!

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