Monthly Archives: May 2010

When You Look Up, What Do You See?

A young couple moved into a new neighborhood. The next morning while they were eating breakfast, the young woman saw her neighbor hanging the wash outside. ‘That laundry is not very clean,’ she said. ‘She doesn’t know how to wash correctly. Perhaps she needs better laundry soap.’ Her husband looked on, but remained silent.Every time…

Things To Do Today – Start with a Positive Affirmation

I am a big believer in positive affirmations. I believe that statements made in the present tense about a desired result or behavior will have a better chance of actually becoming reality more than a wish made on a penny before it gets tossed into a fountain. I have never met anyone who uses affirmations…

Will You Be a "Leader" When It Comes to Readers?

If you’re looking for a cool way to touch your sphere (especially those with children), here’s a neat way. Latch on to the Border’s Books national campaign to get kids reading books and earning a free book along the way. Visit the link below and begin thinking of ways to leverage the momentum in your…

Is It Time for a Pit Stop?

If you look up “pit stop” on Google, you’ll come across the following Wikipedia definition: “a pit stop is where a racing vehicle stops in the pits during a race for refuelling, new tires, repairs, mechanical adjustments, a driver change, or any combination of the above.” In this crazy career we call real estate, it…

Mothers, Belly Buttons and Opinions

Greetings Tool Heads, The title of today’s post answers the question “What does everyone have at least one of?” Now before you get started, please take note that this post has nothing to do with real estate. It’s just something that I received in my email inbox (maybe you have too) and it made me…

So What Happens Now?

Remember Dick Clark before Ryan Seacrest? Last Friday night was kind of like December 31, 1999. Back then, I sat there watching the ball drop in NY’s Times Square and wondered what would the new millennium bring? Remember all the fear and worry? Did you know anyone who loaded up on duct tape, bottled water…