CAM Mash Up: This Week (August 5 - 11)

Posted by Rachel Fox on August 5, 2018

As CAM Professionals, you know the importance of a board and how helpful they can be. That's why this week's Mash Up is dedicated to them. These articles are offering them advice on all things board related. From handling conflict to properly starting HOA Committees there is something for every board member's agenda. 

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 please share it too!

Finding Balance

Doing anything repeatedly can get a little dull; especially when you're putting your all into it. Being a board member is no exception to this, but luckily there are some tips to keep yourself away from the dreaded burnout feeling. There are some tricks in this article that can even help people that aren't in the Community Association Management industry, like creating a schedule and delegating duties. If you're experiencing any kind of burnout its important to take a step back and re-evaluate the way you do things.  

Order In the Court

 Dealing with people in most situations can inevitably end in conflict. What's important, specifically in a community, is to understand the best ways to handle conflict. These Disputes, in the most dramatic of cases, could end up in court with thousands tied up in lawyer costs. In less dramatic cases, there is still the stress of these conflicts and deciding on the best way to handle it. This article, lends a helping hand in getting disputes resolved.

What File is That Under?

Cluttering documents have been the staple of offices for years. But, what happens when one of those important papers goes missing? Document management is an important conversation that every company needs to have, because it can be handled so many different ways. If you can align yourself with the best process of storage for you, it will make all the difference in being able to not only find your documents but also in the way you manage your company.

If We All Work Together

Subcommittees, can be the most helpful part of an HOA Board if they're assembled right. This article, is bringing together all of the different kinds of subcommittees and the best way to utilize each of them. Including, how to form them and how to manage them properly. 

Keeping the Brainstorm out of the Rain

The summer is a great time to socialize and get to know your neighbors, however as a community it is great to find an activity that everyone can enjoy. The difficult part is choosing the right activity; luckily, this article has put together a list of summer activities to keep your community engaged and wrap up the summer season. 

Do You Have Big News This Week? 

If you've got big news that would be relevant to other CAM professionals, please share it with us in the comments below!

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