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Succession planning, keeping the dream alive.

Succession planning, keeping the dream alive.

This article was originally featured in The Driving Force for the Detroit Metropolitan Apartment Association- November 2017   If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. Succession planning is strategy with a purpose. Different from some strategies that have a beginning...

The Secret To Success Is Attendance

The Secret To Success Is Attendance

This article was originally published in the Driving Force with the Detroit Metropolitan Apartment Association- July 2017 The Secret To Success Is Attendance- “ 80% of success is showing up.”- Woody Allen There are a lot of quotes that embody what it takes to be...

Atta Boy Smart Guy Cal!

Atta Boy Smart Guy Cal!

We here at the newly opened OH! Smart Apartment Solutions and IN! Smart Apartment Solutions are so excited to be here in your markets with hands-on, result oriented, tested and true smart apartment solutions.  A little bit about us and our journey, this story takes us...

What it means to be a parent

What it means to be a parent

Is there an imaginary cut-off period when Offspring become accountable For their own actions? Is there some wonderful moment when Parents can become detached spectators in The lives of their children and shrug, 'It's Their life,' and feel nothing? When I was in my...

College…only for the “elite”?

College…only for the “elite”?

Is the American Dream of affordable education becoming out of reach for most families? Case in point: Three years after Angie Rider earned undergraduate and graduate degrees at Michigan State University, she has a teaching job that she loves — but also a student loan...

what Spring means

what Spring means

I was born and raised in this beautiful state of Michigan and the winters of my childhood always seemed extra snowy and bitter cold, so these past few years have been like paradise by comparison. While I'm convinced Global Warming or the more politically correct,...

Steps to dealing with a rowdy neighbor

Steps to dealing with a rowdy neighbor

As apartment renters we find ourselves from time to time dealing with rowdy neighbors.  Everyone is different and may not always respond how you would like so remember to keep calm and approach the scenario like the respectable adults our parents raised. =)   Here is...

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