Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Days Are Getting Shorter

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. “I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks…

Confused by Social Networking? Don’t Stress…Do L.E.S.S

The following post was originally posted in the Inman NEXT blog – a collection of posts from some of the best minds in real estate. They asked me to submit a guest post and this was my first submission. The rip tide warnings have been posted. From the beach, it looks pretty choppy out there….

Getting on the Same Page

I had a good meeting with my boss today. We are both busy people who have a lot on our respective plates and are never really without something to do. It is just a fact that one of his “plates” is making sure I am doing all I can to provide assistance, support and value to the associates…

What Did You Expect?

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. It’s finally football season and we’re a few weeks into the season in both the professional and college…

Hope, Hamburgers and The Half Blood Prince – What’s Your Business Strategy?

There are lots of different ways to run your real estate business and it’s pretty safe to say that there is no “best” way. Success depends on many factors such as the market you’re practicing in, your financial ability to dedicate funds towards personal and property marketing, your discipline and frankly, a little luck just…

When Fear Keeps You Down…Get Up!

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. In the shadow of the anniversary of 9/11, I felt this was a great quote to share…not just…

This Guy Really "Gets It"

With all the scandal and negativity swirling in college football and the NCAA, it’s always nice to hear a young man who is appreciative of where he is and respectful of how he got there. If you haven’t seen this speech by Michigan State Senior QB Kirk Cousins from the Big Ten Media Day events…

What the "Eff" Are You Doing?

I spent the day today at a really cool event called Agent ReBoot. It was a pleasant mix between harnessing technology to better adapt to today’s changing landscape in real estate and how to better utilize all the tools, systems and people that are out there that can provide some help, guidance or assistance. The event…