From Florida she went to West Virginia and Ohio where she managed high-rise, mid-rise, and garden style apartments.She then assumed the position of Regional Manager and subsequently the Vice President of Operations for on and off campus properties throughout the United States.
During her tenure with Capstone she was responsible for overall operations of management, procedure implementation, hiring and training of general managers and regional managers and start up service to all Capstone sites nationwide.
During this time she found she had a deeper interest in the physical assets, combined with the integration of a maintenance program.
There's a discussion forum; postings include "How do I become a Club 18-30 rep? A loyalty scheme allows users to earn points that bring a range of benefits with them. Dreamville is a social networking site that offers users a homepage, blogs, photo-sharing, instant messaging and an online theme-park.
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These positions gave her a unique view regarding consumerism, greater customer service and marketing.
Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology with minors in Public Administration and Mathematics from Florida State University.To buy furniture, Game Money must be used, which is a bit confusing.A house costs 30,000 GM but users are given 35,000 GM when they sign up. Make new friends, create your own music and decorate your virtual studio.Founder Philip Rosedale of Linden Lab says he wanted to create a world "better than reality but without political or religious issues".While it may not be big on politics, Second Life has a booming economy that has seen users netting real cash for their virtual endeavours. There are about 1.5 million residents, 100,000 in the UK.It doubles as a dating site, although access to personal information is for serious subscribers only.