Blog Posts with the #COVID-19 tag
September 30, 2021 - Educational
COVID-19 Vaccination Policies for Housing Providers – Indoor AmenitiesThe government has advised that, as of September 22, 2021, Ontarians will need to be fully vaccinated (i.e. two doses plus 14 days post-second vaccine) and need to provide their proof of vaccination along with photo ID in order to access certain public settings and facilities.
September 9, 2021 - Educational
Condo MemoirsCondo Memoirs gives members a chance to anonymously share their most unbelievable stories. Read on for a glimpse into the adventures of condominium living.
August 26, 2021 - Educational
Patience Is a Virtue – Especially in Condominium ManagementMy grandmother used to say “Patience is a virtue, possess it if you can…. “ There are many ways to finish the saying, but the sentiment has never been more important in our lives right now.
August 12, 2021 - Educational
Condo ScamThe Covid 19 pandemic has led to diminished involvement by condominium directors in the financial affairs of their condos and sometimes eliminated it entirely. Boards have the primary responsibility for their company’s financial affairs. Management companies are their agents. That needs to be reflected in the financial control systems.
July 29, 2021 - Educational
4 Ways to Combat Video Call Fatigue“Zoom Fatigue” colloquially refers to all forms of video conferencing and refers to the exhaustion you feel from a long day of video calls.
June 10, 2021 - Educational
Annual General MeetingsBefore the pandemic, Annual General Meetings were typically held in-person. With restrictions on gatherings, the industry was required to find a new way to have AGM meetings… the solution was virtual!
April 29, 2021 - Educational
Etiquette for Video CallsNow that we have the basics of logging onto a video call down to a science, it's time to address the elephant in the room. There is some etiquette we should all adhere to when signing onto a virtual meeting.
March 11, 2021 - Educational
COVID Crime – Personal Security and Protecting PropertyI recently had coffee with Bill Merrylees. Bill is the President of RDI Investigative Consulting Inc. His company focuses on Corporate Investigations, Risk Assessments and Training for Residential and Commercial Properties.
December 3, 2020 - Educational
Stay Home, Stay Safe and Mediation OnlineThe COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to the closure of many condominium amenities. Beyond condominium communities, a series of other venues have been closed for over half a year now, to limit unnecessary in-person gatherings and to keep people safe at home.
September 2, 2020 - Educational