Frankly, if you receive a modest stack of BREs including orders and checks.
One solution: I knew a publisher who printed a "prospect code" on his BREs.
In the last survey I did on the question, 95 percent of consumer titles included a BRE (although I see what might be described as a mini-trend among smaller titles to make it a "courtesy reply envelope" rather than post-paid).
The response there showed that only about 50 percent include a BRE in the package.
Most BRE solutions only address decision support type rules, a small subset of the total business rules most applications require.
Jim Sinur, Gartner vp and distinguished analyst, will describe how recent BRE advances can improve businesses agility and reduce the costs of application ownership.
Aside from their convenience, which encourages immediate action, one person also suggested that BREs give the renewal notice the look and feel of the bill it is--just like the credit card, phone or utility company's--rather than a promotional device or a request for a favor from the recipient.
Another person said he even receives returned BREs from large corporations--indicating that even big accounting departments like the convenience.
Commenting on his appointment, McDowell said, "I'm very pleased to join BRE Properties, particularly at this point in time in the REIT industry.
Michael Foley, a director of BRE and head of the CEO Search Committee, said, "Frank McDowell is an exceptional choice to lead BRE Properties.
We look forward to having his executive talents at BRE Properties, where he will be able to make substantial contributions to the company's expansion and its focus on building shareholder value.
McDowell's appointment completes a management succession plan that was announced by BRE Properties in December 1994.