Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

November 16-21 is recognized as Bullying Awareness Week across the country. This year’s theme is “Stand Up!” and encourages youth to speak out against bullying. “Each and every student deserves to feel safe and accepted in their school communities,” Education Minister Don Morgan said. “We will continue working with our partners, communities, educators and most… Read more »

Confessions of a Property Manager

Confessions of a Property Manager

The Good, The Bad, but mostly The Crazy I’m so angry I could spit right now!! Since I started with this firm, 16 months ago, I have been dealing with the same cast of characters on my delinquent list. My favorite of all time are the “Tanners”. They occupy two (1st and 2nd floors) units… Read more »

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Beth My name is Beth. I was bullied since Age 8. It all started in 2nd grade. I was the friendliest girl, and my “BFF” , Meghan, started showing me bad things and I told her to stop. She turned all the boys against me, even my boyfriend, Kaleb. Then I moved in 4th grade…. Read more »

Confessions of a Property Manager

Confessions of a Property Manager

Elevators One of the most difficult aspects of being a property manager was receiving full blame when anything went wrong in the building. In cases where the hot water wasn’t running, or the lobby ceiling was leaking, I tried to remind the tenants that there is currently a global war on terror, and at least… Read more »

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

{due to privacy we erased the last name from the sentence.} Lalia As you can most likely tell, I have a weird name. I don’t even know why I have this stupid name with a even stupider last name, but I am stuck with it. At school I was called Apple. They said that they… Read more »

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Gemma My name is Gemma. I have been bullied for most of my life. And I’ve never spoken about it until now, 15 years after it first started. I’ve literally faced bullying for as long as I can remember; at least since pre-school. I had three very good friends, one of whom was a boy…. Read more »

How to be a Landlord

How to be a Landlord

There are several factors someone should consider in order to learn how to be a landlord. Figuring out how to be a landlord while minimizing stress and headache from potential problem tenants is not as complicated as someone may believe. It requires a lot of work up front, but it will be well worth the… Read more »

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Tori Hi, my name is Tori and I would be a so-called “veteran” of bullying. I can’t remember when it started honestly, but for a big part of my life, I was as very poor. For two years straight, I lived in a camper with my baby sister and both parents, and I would have… Read more »

My Tenants Have An Abusive Relationship

My Tenants Have An Abusive Relationship

Normally, I don’t really pay too much attention to what my tenants do as long as they are not tearing down my house, leaving trash all over the property or neglecting to pay their rent. This time, however, is different. You see, one set of my tenants have an abusive relationship. These particular tenants have… Read more »

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Bullying Awareness Week November 16-22, 2014

Real Stories of Victims of Bullying Si’erra Hi. My name is Si’erra, and I have a personal bullying story I would like to share. It was a few months after school had started, and I was in my second period science class. A girl had came in because she transferred her class for an unknown… Read more »