Duck Dynasty, snowbirds, summer safety, defibrillators and the Board Meeting drinking game : it all happened This week in Community Association Management!
As an educated member of the Community Association Management industry, you already know how crucial it is to stay informed and up-to-date on the latest news, trends and happenings within the industry. Each week, we bring together our favorite reads of the week and share them with you! Enjoy the CAM Mash-Up and feel free to share it too!
“I brought a casserole”
When the Duck Dynasty family attends a board meeting at their upscale HOA, it is obvious that there is a clash of cultures. All Jace Robertson wants to do is own some chickens and burn leaves in his back yard! But the HOA isn’t having any part of it.
Advice for Snowbirds
With Memorial Day behind us, summertime is just around the corner! For Floridians that means the HOT season is approaching quickly. For all of the snowbirds looking to flee north just remember that “Even when you’re away from your home, there is still a responsibility to maintain it.” So, it’s a good idea to surrender a key to your association just in case of an emergency while you are away!
School’s out for Summer!
So the kiddos are on their summer break? Ahh, those were the days. Parents, do you have a game plan of how to keep them safe within your homeowners association this summer? It’s time to lay down some safety rules.
AED’s and your HOA
Does your Home Owners Association have an Artificial External Defibrillator? While it could potentially save a life, is it too much of a liability for your HOA? Weigh the pros and cons with this educational post!
Board Meeting Drinking Games?
If you’re trying to think of a way to increase attendance at your next board meeting, I may have found the solution for you! Check out this video. Simply take these key phrases and every time you hear them uttered at the next meeting, you’ll know what to do!
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Since receiving her BS in Marketing, Brianna Sturm has perfected the art of event management. She uses her powers for the greater good in her role as executive assistant to Mike Hardy, President of TOPS Software. Bri is also the official morale officer at TOPS. When she's not posing with fake mustaches and glasses, she keeps everyone upbeat with her humorous poetry readings.