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  • Apr 04, 2022
  • John Salustri

Details of management: Hiring a maintenance crew

With some three million square feet of diverse properties in her charge, Lynne Miller, CPM®, RPA, LEED AP O+M, cannot afford to go it alone. Little wonder. Her portfolio includes office; industrial; retail; medical; and, more recently, luxury homes. Understandably, the regional vice president of third-party management firm Charles Dunn Co. in Los Angeles oversees squads of property managers and vendors. Since, as she says, “95 percent of our maintenance and engineering crews are contracted,” we asked Lynne to spell out for IREM how she hires and retains top maintenance talent.


  • Dec 06, 2021
  • IREM

The great expectations of returning to the office

Great workplaces are about more than just work. While they’ve always been about people working together toward common goals, today’s employees expect health and wellness to be built into the offices and buildings where they spend time. Whether that’s one, two, or five days a week, the pandemic has made it clear that if employees are coming back to the office, it must be to a place they enjoy.


  • Nov 02, 2021
  • Stacy Holden

Creating workplace cultures that attract, inspire, and motivate high-powered teams

Stacy Holden, Industry Principal, Director, AppFolio, discussed hiring challenges and solutions during the session “Creating Workplace Cultures That Attract, Inspire, and Motivate High Powered Teams” at the recent IREM Global Summit. Here are a few takeaways from her presentation.


  • Aug 29, 2019
  • IREM

Employee Engagement, Disengagement, and Everything In Between

Satisfied employees like their work, but engaged employees love their company and reach for excellence. Deborah R. Phillips, Ph.D., CPM®, will be injecting a healthy dose of Vitamin E – E for engagement – at the IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) 2019 Global Summit next month. more

  • Jul 18, 2019
  • IREM

The 2019 IREM Global Summit Education Sessions Technology - Turning Problems into Innovation

Technology solves problems. That’s why we rely on it, and why it keeps evolving. Because we never run short of problems. IREM is offering two sessions, described below, at this year’s Global Summit to help real estate managers understand how new technologies can help them solve problems they encounter today, and how these advances will impact their future. more

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