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“Don’t Get Goosed”

What to do when those pesky geese are on the prowl. If you’re in the North-Eastern portion of the United States, chances are you have encountered Canadian Geese. Whether they are stopping traffic on a busy street or hanging around your office building, you have come to realize these over-sized fowl are quite the nuisance. […]

The Power of One Call Now: How it Works

Take a minute to view our new video explaining the power of One Call Now. Pass it on to others who could benefit from an effective, inexpensive group communication solution. One Call Now – How It Works from One Call Now on Vimeo. To learn more, check out our article, One Call Now, How it […]

Why Accurate, Timely Messages are Crucial During an Emergency

Emergency notification systems through email and phone have become an integral part of instant messaging. Colleges send out text messages warning students of serious incidents on campus, local authorities send out severe weather alerts, and police often send messages to those who have signed up to receive information during community emergencies. While the number of […]

5 Tips to Help You Prepare for Budget Season

As a residential property manager, you’re likely already gearing up for the 2017 budget season. As busy as property managers are with the many hats they wear — marketing and sales, screening prospective residents, assisting with all manner of residents requests, and more — most understand that putting together a solid budget is critical for […]

The Communication Hack that Could Save Your Organization Hours of Time

Especially during political seasons, I often hear friends complain about getting numerous automated calls, often referred to as “robocalls”.  Unfortunately, frustration with robocalls can interfere with general understanding of the underlying technology delivering them. While most robocalls are an annoyance, the technology used to deliver them has incredible potential to deliver messages that are urgent, […]

Don’t Shoot the Messenger!

“Stop calling me!!!”… “I am going to report you!”… “How did you get my number?!” Unfortunately, we occasionally get callers to our support line with statements and questions like these. As a notification provider, we firmly believe in delivering messages that matter to groups of any type. This means that we do not condone SPAM […]

What Everyone Can Learn from Robocalling

For millions of Americans, the arrival of election season means the chance to cast their votes and have a say in the country’s governance. But it can also mean something far less auspicious at the same time: Robocalls. Unfortunately, frustration with robocalls can interfere with general understanding of the underlying technology delivering them. While most […]

Five Routine Uses for Mass Notification Technology

Once used only in emergencies, organizations of all types and sizes are now recognizing the numerous benefits of using mass notification technology for routine messages. Here are five of our favorites: IT Alerts A mass notification service can be utilized for notification of virtually any IT-related issue. Whether your network is down (unexpectedly or for […]

To Tow… or Not To Tow? Seven Tips to Keep that from Being the Question

I don’t know a property manager who doesn’t grapple with parking issues. At best, they’re a hassle. At worst, they threaten resident safety, satisfaction and retention. They can even send you to court. Towing may alienate a resident… but failure to act on a parking problem could alienate many residents. The best solution is a […]