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3 Areas to Focus on During the Slow Part of Apartment Season

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When working in property management, there is always something to do. Even during the slow part of the apartment season, there are areas you can focus on to stay competitive. Improve the Property  Ensure it has curb appeal so potential residents tour the grounds. This includes fresh paint and well-maintained siding, gutters and doors. Make… Read more »

How to Lead When You Aren’t the Manager at Work

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Leadership at work does not have to involve a managerial title. True leadership is when others turn to you for advice, actively listen to your ideas and take action on your suggestions. Here are some examples of ways to exhibit leadership at work. Engage Others Find the best fit between members’ interests and tasks that… Read more »

Our Best Job Tips to Help You in 2018 in Your Property Management Career

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NPM Staffing wishes you a very Happy New Year! To start off 2018 right, here are our best job tips to help you find your next property management position. Join a Local Property Management Association You can network online and in person, stay current on industry news and trends, and expand your skill set. Because… Read more »

Interview of NPM Staffing Team Member Connie White

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Connie’s Role Account Executive Connie White has been part of our team since October 1, 2017. She works in sales and recruiting from her home in Oakland, CA. Connie finds new client companies and recruits individuals searching for property management positions. Prior to working with us, she invested 15 years with another property management staffing… Read more »

How to Teach a New Leasing Consultant What Prospects Actually Need

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Bringing on a new leasing consultant can be challenging. They need you to help them educate prospects about the community and provide insight into the benefits of living on the property. Here are some tips on how to teach a new leasing consultant what prospects actually need. Ask Questions About the Prospect Ask whether the… Read more »

Facebook Jobs – Is This Where You Find Your Next Job in 2018?

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Facebook Jobs began connecting employers and job seekers in February 2017. Although you may have become active on Facebook long before that, chances are you haven’t used the platform to find a position. Learn more about how you can use Facebook Jobs to find your next role. What Facebook Jobs Is Employers in the United… Read more »

Never Had to Close a Sale? How Can You Prove You’ll Be Successful?

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If you want to work as a leasing agent, you must be able to close sales. However, if you don’t have any experience in property management, you need to prove you have the skills necessary to excel. Here are three ways you can prove you’ll be successful closing sales. Relate Well With Others Show how… Read more »

Easy and Meaningful Ways to Show You’re Thankful

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Expressing gratitude at work is important. When co-workers feel valued and appreciated, they work more cohesively to achieve common goals. Fortunately, expressing thanks can be done simply and inexpensively. Here are five easy and meaningful ways to show you’re thankful at work. Send an Email Send an email to your co-worker’s boss explaining how your… Read more »