National Preparedness Month is a nationwide coordinated effort held each September to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, communities and schools.
Each September, CAI urges all members to take...Read more
As storm victims struggle to survive after the devastation and loss caused by Hurricane Harvey, the first thing individuals and community associations should do is register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Community association residents are most likely concerned with debris removal. Here are steps...Read more
Today, I am discussing the pros and cons of homeowners’ association (HOA) board members and managers using email for community correspondence, and how to craft a sound email policy for your association. Board members, managers and association residents are no different from everyone else you know inasmuch as...Read more
Malcom Forbes once said, “Diversity” is the “art of thinking independently together”. Isn’t this what association boards do on a regular basis? But, oftentimes thinking independently means thinking differently, which can lead to a clash of opinions and result...Read more