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Argo University: Past Events

What’s the Deal with the Green New Deal?

July 1, 2019

Read a summary of NYC’s Climate Mobilization Act here How Argo Helps Our Clients Meet the New Emissions Requirements NYC’s Climate Mobilization Act FAQs How Can NYC Retrofit Help Your Building? Local Law 97 Explained A Summary of Local Laws 92 and 94 Parking Garage Requirements: Summary Sheet and Video Explanation 2018 Laws: Local Law…

3rd Annual Board Member 101

May 31, 2019

May 21, 2019. Our four panelists – Assistant Director of Management Operations Amanda Smith, Compliance Director Jessica Tusing, Financial Analyst Joan Culgiette, and Jack Lepper, Esq. – explained best practices for coop and condo Board members in keeping their buildings running. This panel covered everything from types of insurance, the arrears process, building staff, and…

Be Sure of Your Insurance

March 20, 2019

February 27, 2019. Argo University: Be Sure of Your Insurance featured President of Stockbridge Risk Management Bob Sterling and Argo Counsel Wendy Moskowitz, taking questions from coop and condo Board members on types of insurance your building should have. We have short videos featuring answers to some of the most burning questions like what is…

Conflict Resolution for Boards

October 31, 2018

Helping Everybody’s Voice Be Heard Is Mediation Legally Binding? How 2 Senior Property Managers Handle Out of Control Board Meetings Benefits of Mediation in a Housing Community It’s Called a “Board Decision” for a Reason Mediation Versus Litigation – Explained When Boards Make the Wrong Decision Watch the Full Panel: It’s Not Personal, It’s Business…

2nd Annual Board Member 101

September 11, 2018

View the Full Board Member 101 Panel Here Recommending Robert’s Rules of Order to our Boards The Importance of Your Building’s Operative Documents How the “Communication Hierarchy” Works The Simple Fix That Will Protect Your Investment A Timeline for Collecting Arrears When It’s Time to Take Legal Action Why Your Building Needs a Property Conditions…

Coop Board Approval Process

July 5, 2018

The Importance of Disclosing What Your Building Requires Up Front The Questions a Board Should Never Ask in an Interview The Real Purpose of a Coop Board How to Address Personal Conflicts During the Board Interview How Brokers and Coop Boards Work Together Watch the Full Argo University Panel

Capital Planning

April 19, 2018

The Basics of Capital Planning Funding Capital Projects What is a Building Survey? Capital Improvements vs. Maintenance Top Items to Consider for your Capital Plan Implementing a Capital Assessment 3 Tips For Your Capital Assessment What to Look for in a Capital Report Your Building’s Reserve Fund Why do an Argo University on Capital Planning?

Staying Ahead of the Compliance Curve

February 22, 2018

Tips for Keeping Your Building in Compliance How to Handle a Violation from the City Conflicts of Interest for Boards 2019’s Gas Inspection Law 2018’s FDNY Regulations Watch the Full Argo University on Compliance  

Board Member 101

October 19, 2017

What is Board Member 101 All About? 2 Important Things to Know When Reviewing Your Financials How Your Financial Analyst Can Help You How to Handle a Violation from the City Full “Argo University: Board Member 101” Panel – Oct 19, 2017 Proper Conduct and Fiduciary Responsibility Primer

Building Staff & the Union

May 18, 2017

Download File: What Coop and Condo Board Should Know about the Union Contract Watch the Full Length Argo University: Progressive Discipline Defined Managing Your Building’s Superintendent Argo COO Julie Zuraw on the Importance of the Board/Union Relationship 3 Guidelines for Staff Management Understanding Disability Discrimination Understanding the Union