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Episode 70: The AIM Story and What’s Next! – Steve Lefkovits & Dennis Cogbill

“AIM is really just a reflection of the aspirations of the people in the community and how they want to get better at serving residents…”

Our first episode recorded live from the 2021 AIM Conference features the hosts of AIM, Steve Lefkovits and Dennis Cogbill! They joined us to discuss the origins and goals of AIM, as well as share their thoughts on the future of the multifamily industry! They talk about the numerous ways those within the apartment industry wish to be engaged and how we can successfully accomplish meeting their expectations! As you listen, consider signing up for the 2022 AIM Conference and connecting with and learning from others within the multifamily industry!

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Episode 69: Get to Know AOTG Co-Host Courtney Smith with Special Guest Host Tara Samuels

In this week’s podcast, we shake things up! Tara Samuels is our special guest host for the day and interviews Apartments on the Go co-host Courtney Smith! They discuss life, Barrett & Stokely, the podcast and even goat yoga and zodiac signs! Take a listen and get to know Courtney!

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Episode 68: Pet-Inclusiveness in Multifamily – Judy Bellack

“We already are starting to see movement in the industry with companies easing their restrictions – in a really smart way.”

Join us in this week’s episode as we talk with the Industry Principal for Michelson Found Animals, Judy Bellack! Judy brings pet-inclusivity to the forefront of the multifamily conversation. Her 30 years of multifamily industry experience has aided Judy in spearheading Michelson’s Pet-Inclusive Housing Initiative which collects data and formats resources for apartments to utilize in deciding if allowing pets is the right step for their properties. Through the data and research, Judy and the team at Michelson Found Animals are able to challenge the misconceptions surrounding pets in apartment settings and help properties to realize the advantages of letting residents own pets. Take a listen to learn more about the beneficial manner in which you could invite pets into your apartment settings and check out the resources below for more information!

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Check out the resources referenced in this episode!

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Episode 67: AI and Emotional Intelligence Working Together – Dalia Kalgreen

“AI is more to help promote you and come alongside you rather than replace you.”

Today we’re joined in the AIM Studio by Dalia Kalgreen, Director of Marketing at Unified Residential Management! Before the beginning of the pandemic, Dalia was ahead of the game in her research into the advantages of utilizing AI. Now with everything going on, it has become a valuable asset to Dalia and her team. Her approach to AI has allowed her to capitalize on its strengths and use it in a way that can connect well with humans, allowing her team some much needed relief. Take a listen and learn more about her approach and about the possibilities AI may present to you and your team!

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Episode 66: Company Culture: Why it Matters Now More Than Ever – Tedd Schonsheck

“At the end of the day, we’re in the business of people.”

Today we’re joined by a man experienced in the military, waste, retail, and real estate industries, among others – Tedd Schonsheck! With such an extensive background, Tedd has a lot to offer in terms of business knowledge and knowhow. In this episode, he discusses company culture with us and the reason why so many companies get it wrong. Tedd continually emphasizes that it’s not about what type of system you implement for company culture, rather it’s about the investment of leaders into their teams and individual employees. Take a listen as he explains how to get company culture right and how to invest more strongly in your work family.

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Email Tedd at [email protected]

Episode 65: Education Changes and Future in Property Management – Steven Wunch

“If you’re not growing, you’re not going in the right direction.”

Join us as we host Steve Wunch, Sr. Director of Business Development for Leap! Steve discusses education and learning interests in this episode and how we can change our approaches and views of them to suit and engage our employees. The goal is to make it interesting and captivating for those that are learning and to continually foster their eagerness to apply themselves! Steve has a multitude of ideas and ways in which education can be fun and catered towards the individual’s needs! Listen to this episode and learn about ways to not only apply these ideas in your own life, but to also implement them in your approach to training others!

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