OC CTOs Chat with Aaron Seabaugh:  A Podcast
OC CTOs Chat with Aaron Seabaugh: A Podcast
Our CTO, Aaron Seabaugh, had an opportunity to chat with OC CTOs in their most recent thought leadership podcast. Take a listen as Aaron shares his insights regarding technology, challenges tech firms face today, and innovative ways to approach our ever-changing environment.  Click here to listen to the podcast in its entirety. https://bit.ly/3h1ptFB
Common Areas-YellowBird Alliance Provides CRE Industry an End-to-End Resource for COVID-19 Prevention
Common Areas-YellowBird Alliance Provides CRE Industry an End-to-End Resource for COVID-19 Prevention
Alliance Helps CRE Owners, Operators & Managers with Resources to Streamline Internal and External Needs Related to Environmental, Health & Safety Issues TUSTIN, CA (May 21, 2020)—Common Areas and YellowBird, two online, cloud-based platforms serving the commercial real estate and related industries, have formed an alliance that makes it easier for businesses to effectively manage … Continued
How is Property Management Going to Change?
How is Property Management Going to Change?
As retailers, offices, and businesses everywhere resume varying levels of operations, what additional safeguards should property owners and managers consider moving forward? It seems for the foreseeable future, business operators will be required, whether socially or legislatively, to adopt preventative measures to keep their staff, customers, and operations safe. While the specific processes may vary … Continued
How Governors Decide to Reopen — Or Not
How Governors Decide to Reopen — Or Not
Signs to Follow as We “Open Up America Again” and How to Prepare Your Business. While states like California, New York, and Michigan remain locked down and their governors say it’s far too early to reopen businesses, in Georgia, Florida, and Texas, the end of lockdown appears to be near. On Sunday, the White House’s … Continued
What It Means When Work Conditions Are Left Up To Employers
What It Means When Work Conditions Are Left Up To Employers
So far in the coronavirus pandemic, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the main regulating body for workplace conditions, has mostly left employers on their own. Now, both employers and employees find themselves grappling with confusion, anxiety, anger, and danger. Aside from inspections in the healthcare and first response sectors, the agency has said … Continued
Managing Fear Of Unseen — But Present — Hazards
Managing Fear Of Unseen — But Present — Hazards
Common Areas talks with a Certified Industrial Hygienist At Common Areas, we’ve been hearing business leaders talk about what they expect to need when they get back to the office. A big part of reentry will involve planning for cleaning and sanitation. We spoke with Elaine Everest from Harris & Lee Environmental Sciences to find … Continued
Preparing for the New State of Operations
Preparing for the New State of Operations
THE FUTURE OF YOUR BUSINESS COULD BE BRIGHTER THAN YOU THOUGHT   Make a Plan and Prepare with Confidence Hopefully, in the not-too-distant future, businesses will be fully operational again. Maybe not next week or next month, but we’ve been through tough times before and we’ll get through this too. Now is the time to … Continued
Consider the Three Ps in Protecting Your Workforce
Consider the Three Ps in Protecting Your Workforce
Common Areas talks with a lawyer   In this constantly-evolving business environment, companies have a lot to consider. We wanted to understand how businesses should be thinking about their legal obligations to customers, employees, and other stakeholders right now, so we reached out to Christine Pham, a partner at Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, LLP, for help. … Continued
Common Areas Provides Essential Coronavirus Tools to Property Owners
Common Areas Provides Essential Coronavirus Tools to Property Owners
The company has created industry-specific checklists based on CDC and OSHA guidelines for commercial and multifamily owners to use free of charge. By Kelsi Maree Borland | March 24, 2020 at 04:00 AM Common Areas has created essential checklists for property owners to use in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The company has created industry-specific checklists based on CDC … Continued
Five Ways To Boost Productivity In The Workplace
Five Ways To Boost Productivity In The Workplace
The quest for workplace efficiency has always been a hot topic across cultures and times. With the rapid growth of technology, the solution has significantly shifted in recent years. While there are many angles to approach this from, trying a mix of emerging tools and organizational behavior practices should be considered. Below we’ll look at five … Continued