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Increase Resident Retention by Fostering a Community

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Having a strong sense of community increases resident retention on your rental property. Because residents who feel personally connected to your property pay their rent on time, take care of their space and peacefully resolve issues, you want to do all you can so they remain residents longer. Follow these guidelines to increase resident retention… Read more »

Why Accepting a Job Offer Isn’t Always the Right Decision

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When offered a job, you’re most likely excited to accept the position. However, it’s important you take time to evaluate whether the offer truly fits your needs and wants. Here are five areas to consider before deciding whether to accept a job offer. Company Culture Hopefully you paid attention to details about company operations while… Read more »

Unemployed for a Long Time? How That’s Affecting Your Job Search

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Studies show that workers who are unemployed for six months or longer have a significantly greater challenge finding a job. Although many of the factors contributing to long-term unemployment are beyond an individual’s control, you still can act to increase your odds of securing a position. Here are three factors contributing to long-term unemployment and… Read more »

What Is the Gig Economy and How Does It Affect Your Career?

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Chances are you’ve heard of the gig economy. Workers take on random projects for either additional income or instead of full-time employment. Because the gig economy is increasing in popularity, it may substantially impact the way you earn income. Here are some ways the gig economy may affect your career. What the Gig Economy Is… Read more »

How Can Technology Help Your Property Find Workers Faster?

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Technology can provide substantial benefits when you need contingent workers to quickly fill open property management positions. Having access to such technology means scalability, skill diversification and flexibility in managing your workers. Here are four ways technology can help you find workers faster. Building Relationships You can maintain control of your brand and communication of… Read more »

A Simple Thank-You Note Can Have Enormous Impact

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After each job interview, it’s important you follow up with a thank-you note. You’re not only showing respect for the interviewers, but also keeping your name at the forefront as a potential new hire. Here are five ways a simple thank-you note can have enormous impact on securing a job. Reconnect With Interviewers Following up… Read more »

How to Use Technology to Find Your Next Job

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In today’s technology-based world, it’s easier than ever to find job openings. Anyone with a mobile device and internet access can search for positions at any time. Here are four ways you can use technology to find your next job. Social Media You can update your profiles, view and save job postings, research companies and… Read more »

Where Are They Now: Stacie Berg

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Name: Stacie Berg History with NPM Staffing: Leasing Consultant Where Are You Now: Leasing Consultant Why Should Someone Work for NPM Staffing: “My experience working with NPM Staffing was superb! NPM Staffing offered me a flexible schedule, excellent training, a supportive staff, competitive pay, and an all-around great experience! Do You Have Any Advice for Someone That… Read more »

It’s Your First Day in Property Management – How to Feel Comfortable

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Your first day of your property management career may be stressful. There are numerous co-workers to meet and a lot of information to learn that you may feel overwhelmed. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to more seamlessly blend with the organization right from the start. Follow these guidelines to feel more comfortable on… Read more »

Where Are They Now: Carey Whipple

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Name: Carey Whipple History with NPM Staffing: Leasing Consultant Where Are You Now: Assistant Property Manager Why Should Someone Work for NPM Staffing: “NPM Staffing gives associates an opportunity to work and learn about various properties and management companies to sort of figure out the things one likes and areas they may want to pursue. NPM allowed me… Read more »