Wednesday , 18 September 2019

Ashley Hammond

Ashley Hammond
Ashley Hammond oversees the development and production of the distance continuing education program. Ashley holds a Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI™) designation from the International Distance Education Certification Center (IDECC). She received her BA in Communication Arts in 2008 and Master’s of Education in 2010 from Salisbury University. In obtaining her M.Ed., she focused on educational practices including; research, learning, and technology.

Make 2017 The Best Year Yet!

We all want to start the New Year off right. We make plans, set goals, but somehow, come the end of January those goals seem to be lost or given up on. Sound familiar? I feel that sometimes we set ourselves up for failure, not intentionally of course, but we want everything to happen instantly and when we don’t see …

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Labor Day – A tribute to the workers of our country

I hate to admit this, but when I was thinking about Labor Day I honestly had no idea why it is a federal holiday. For me, this day means two things: a day off work and the end of summer. But what does it really stand for? I know the history for President’s Day, Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day… but why …

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Barbecues, Beers, and Fireworks

Independence Day brings to mind barbecues, fireworks, parades, and baseball games. The sound of the national anthem roaring through a stadium, “O! Say does that Star-Spangled Banner yet wave.” What started as a poem about the bombardment of Fort McHenry in the Baltimore Harbor arose the national anthem of the United States of America. Being native to Maryland it is …

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The Giving Mood

This year Appraisal Buzz and Allterra Group have been in the giving mood and we are just getting started! So far we have given away an Allterra Online course, a free trip to Valuation Expo, and now we are announcing the winner of our iPad giveaway. As a way to thank our customers and loyal readers of the Appraisal Buzz …

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A look ahead…

The first quarter is behind us and second quarter is drawing to an end, we’re almost at the halfway point in the year. Now is the perfect time to review your goals and make adjustments to your plans for the remainder of the year. With so much happening over the past few months, we wanted to provide our readers with …

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Let me tell you about Valuation Expo.

Three years ago I was new to the Valuation industry. Being a ‘newbie,’ I knew no one and the regulations and topics were all like a foreign language to me. I had no idea when I first started that I would be assisting with one of the best events in the industry, Valuation Expo. I know I may be a …

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Heading Back to School

The days are getting cooler and resorts less crowded, a sure sign that summer is coming to an end. Kids are gearing up for the start of a new school year with fresh new kicks and finishing up that summer reading project that was put off until the very end. But what about us as adults? Long after school has …

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