Five lessons we’ve learned in 2020
December 20, 2020
The end of 2020 is officially nigh—and we’re sure we’re not alone in feeling somewhat glad to see the back of what has been a trying, testing and tense year for many. Being the glass-half-full type of people that we are however, we’ve been fortunate enough to learn some real lessons from everything that 2020 has thrown at us; and we’re going to share them with you here.
How to set your week up for success
December 15, 2020
As 2020 comes to a (for many, welcome) close, there’s no better time to take stock on how the year went—reflecting on successes, failures, and what could be done differently next year. Something that we’ve noticed here at Gill & Hooper this year, is the difference that a bit of preparation for the week ahead makes. Here, we weigh in on how to set your week up for success...
How to get back on track with your goals
November 22, 2020
It’s no secret that staying on track with your goals is hard work. It takes unwavering commitment and determination; things that fluctuate when you’re a, you know, human being. In this blog, we dive deep into some tried-and-true tips on how to get back on track with your goals.
How to be an authentic leader
November 20, 2020
Authentic, raw, real, vulnerable, open, honest. All hugely popular concepts in 2020, and all things that people are looking for in a diverse range of places—from the influencers they follow on social media to those that lead them in the workplace. Here’s our take on what it really means to be an authentic leader, why it’s so important, and how to harness the power of being vulnerable.
Tips for nailing your property management interview
November 3, 2020
So, you’re finally doing what we’ve basically been telling you to do all along; you’re interviewing to kick-start your career in property management or real estate more broadly. So, within a dynamic and fast-paced industry, how do you stand out? How do you approach that all-important interview with the confidence that you’ve got what it takes to take on a challenging role in property management? Here, we’re going back to basics and giving you our top five tips for absolutely nailing your property management interview.
Five tips for leading a highly efficient team
October 4, 2020
You know and we know, and we know that you know that most leaders are only as good as the team around them. We’ve all experienced those managers whose leadership style is based on being social secretary of the office with KPIs around likeability versus the micro-manager for whom inspiration and empathy are seemingly impossible.So, what’s the key to combining the two? Here are our five key thoughts.
Gill & Hooper’s top tips for getting organised
August 23, 2020
It’s no secret that if you want to be productive, you have to get organised first. Putting in place some simple organisational practices can easily equip you with the tools to put your best foot forward at work each day and achieve your potential within your business or career. Sound good? Read on for our best, Gill & Hooper-approved tips for getting—and staying—organised. You’re welcome…
How to build and enhance client relationships
August 16, 2020
When it comes to building, creating and maintaining a successful property management service there are many factors at play – and one of the most important, but underrated, is the cultivation of client relationships. Here’s how—and why—you should be focusing on building and maintaining positive client relationships within the property management space.