Monthly Archives: May 2012

Not In My Market

It’s one of the biggest excuses Realtors use when a new idea, product or business suggestion is introduced. It might be said different ways, but the concept is the same. “That wouldn’t work in our market,” says the pessimist. “Our MLS doesn’t have that functionality,” blurts out the tech-phobic agent who only knows how to…

Back to the Pundamentals

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. Sometimes getting your week off to a great start just requires a little laughter. Read these puns, share ’em…

“Failure Must Be But a Challenge”

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. On this date – May 21st – in 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first female to fly solo across the…

If We Had No Courage

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. What is on your agenda this week? Are there any difficult activities or events that you’ll be facing? What…

Motherhood – The Hardest Job in America

Did you ever stop to ask yourself what the hardest job in America might be? The US unemployment rate is hovering just above 8% and many college graduates are having a difficult time finding the right job. Companies are always looking for the right people and once they find them, they have to make sure…

Working in the Field

Q: What does a farmer and a Realtor have in common? A: Probably a lot more than you might think.    Click here if you don’t see the video above.      

Grab Your Glove

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 took my family to Lexington, Kentucky this past Saturday to watch the Florida Gators baseball team play against…

How Do You Define Success?

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of fake friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch…

Your First 60 Days in Real Estate

This post goes out to all of the new agents out there. If that’s not you, I encourage you to read it anyway and remember back to your rookie days. Then, share it with someone in your office or company or marketplace who might benefit from the information. Your first 60 days in the real…