Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Icing” on the Cake

Hockey is back. The NHL owners have ended their lockout of the players and the sport is back on the ice and in full swing. The season was drastically reduced but in the cities with hockey teams it’s back to work. “Ladies & Gentlemen, please welcome to the ice… your Columbus Blue Jackets!” Coming Out of the…

What Are You Afraid Of?

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 are you afraid of? Google defines fear as “an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or…

Are You a Player or a Spectator?

"Monday Morning Match"

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 just returned from a few days in New York City for the Inman News Real Estate Connect event….

Striving for Perfection

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. Everybody is perfect until they actual start something. No one makes mistakes in their heads. It’s amazing how much…

Taking a Chance…on Pants

Everybody Does It It’s something that we all do the same, or at least that’s how the saying goes. We all put our pants on one leg at a time, right? For one Realtor, he might put on his pants one leg at a time but he doesn’t have to like it and he isn’t…

Okay. Now It Really Counts

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. For some people, January 1 is the start of the new year. A chance to hit the ground…

Learning from a Loss

When it comes the subject of winning, I think legendary Green Bay Packer coach Vince Lombardi is a pretty good expert. “Winning isn’t everything–but wanting to win is.” – Vince Lombardi When it comes to the subject of losing, there just aren’t as many experts. At least, no one would want to admit it. Even when…

13 Ideas for a Great 2013

The Calendar Turns A blank sheet of paper. A calm lake. Fresh sand on the beach as the high tide recedes. You opened the door to see the UPS truck driving away and a package is sitting on your welcome mat. The first tee time on a Saturday morning. A stretch of country road with no one on…