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conflict resolution

The Importance of Conflict Resolution

The word ‘conflict’, or even just the thought of conflict, can make people uncomfortable. The truth is, conflict is inherent in our everyday lives. Through the changes and growth that is routine to any company or organization misunderstandings and disagreements can occur. Thus, conflict is inevitable.  When it is framed …

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increase creativity and support

Diversity to Increase Creativity, Productivity, and Growth

Stephen Covey, who wrote The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, is quoted as saying, “Strength lies in differences, not in similarities.”  If you want to create a team and a workplace that is rock solid, you have to start seeing people as a representation of what they can do …

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fair housing and support

Fair Housing and Emotional Support Animals: What you need to know and how to be prepared

“Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.” – George Eliot It’s no secret that animals are special. We have all heard the stories of animals doing incredible things, from amazing tricks to life-saving feats. In fact, most of us have experienced an interaction …

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navigating through your workplace

How to Navigate the Current Shift in Leverage in the Workplace

Benjamin Franklin said, “When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.” Change is rarely desirable, but is often inevitable, and in our current society, change seems to be the new name of the game.  Many companies are finding themselves in the unfamiliar and precarious position of having more job openings than they …

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senoir housing support management

Senior Housing and Reasonable Accommodations

According to the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), currently, around one million American seniors, age 62 or older, live in some sort of senior housing community. That number is expected to double by the year 2030 and of all federally subsidized households, 68% are seniors.  The Fair Housing Act …

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worklife balance

Well-Being in the Workplace

2021 was a year full of unexpected challenges for all of us.  Now more than ever, those in the workforce are seeking companies building an environment that supports mental health, functional well-being, and supports the humanity of their staff. When the Covid-19 pandemic hit, it brought with it a whole …

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leader and manager

The Difference Between Manager and Leader

“Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.”  This quote, written by Stephen Covey, sets a vision for managers and leaders in their respective roles. Despite often being used interchangeably, managers and leaders have different functions and priorities …

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redefining innovation

Redefining Innovation

Innovation is one of those words people and companies often throw around. It’s become a buzzword and has lost some of its meaning and power. The simple definition of innovation is, introducing new things, ideas, or ways of doing something. That definition stinks. Why? Ideas are in surplus, and they always …

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inspections management

Rental Increases: What it Means for Landlords and Tenants of the Housing Choice Voucher Program

If you have been a tenant with the Housing Choice Voucher Program for any amount of time, you have likely gotten into a rhythm of keeping up with all of the requirements and changes that can take place. You have come to know what to expect. However, one thing you …

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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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