Two Minute Tip

You Have Three Skills!

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Everyone of us has strengths, those things/traits/characteristics that we possess that separate us from others in our business. If properly deployed against hard work and smart branding, our strengths might be the thing that attracts business our way.  Can you write? Maybe you should be sharing content via a blog. Got personality? Maybe video is your path. Know a lot of stuff? How about podcasting? In this episode, we will… Read More »You Have Three Skills!

Happy 2015!

Here’s hoping that 2015 is your finest year ever! Predictions point to pretty good markets across this nation of ours and…. BONUS…… no election year to distract us from achieving our goals. For me, 2014 was both exciting and frustrating. It was awesome to get out and visit agents all around the country and do my best in helping them advance their businesses. I taught sixteen Two Day CRS courses… Read More »Happy 2015!

What Buyers Want: The Two Minute Tip Week 8

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Maybe this is another one of those times when a sales business has been lured towards the shiny objects and away from its real focus. While much of the real estate business is about contracts, negotiations, technology and the like, it is still, first and foremost, a people business. We tend to forget that when we business plan. I suppose it would be rare to ask ourselves, “What can I… Read More »What Buyers Want: The Two Minute Tip Week 8

The Listing Mindset: The Two Minute Tip Week 7

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Even though it may not seem like it in your neck of the woods, Spring is right around the corner. And with Spring, comes what I like to call: The Listing Season. Frankly, any time is listing time but Spring in many areas signals hot listing action. While many agents will take listings, we want more. We want to dominate our markets. And in order to be ready to dominate… Read More »The Listing Mindset: The Two Minute Tip Week 7

Visualizing Success: Two Minute Tip Week 6

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Our minds are like image sensitive computers. The images we carry around about ourselves and what we can and cannot do are huge influences in how we respond to the world and our level of achievement. Noted scientist, Dr Maxwell Maltz believes that the human brain is incapable of distinguishing between something that actually did happen and something that was vividly imagined. Bottom line, your brain believes what you tell… Read More »Visualizing Success: Two Minute Tip Week 6

Tips For Great Blogging and Why You Don’t

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The Two Minute Tip on Better Blogging Imagine you’re in the checkout line at the supermarket. Someone you know or don’t know strikes up a conversation with you. They discover you’re in real estate. They ask THE ONLY QUESTION THEY ASK: How’s the market? SO….. You tell them. Somewhere in that chat, you mention that your particular market is sort of a seller’s market and multiple offers abound. They say, “isn’t it… Read More »Tips For Great Blogging and Why You Don’t

The Two Minute Tip Week 4: Mobile Presentations

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Mobile Presentations Today’s mobile agent must conduct their business in every way, anytime, anywhere and at a moment’s notice. And that includes presenting. So let’s talk some presentation basics that go DOUBLE, when mobile.  

The Two Minute Tip Week 3: Multiple Offers and Buyers

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As many markets turn from being more buyer oriented to being seller oriented (or even full blown seller’s markets), multiple offers often pop on the scene.   As many markets turn from being more buyer oriented to being seller oriented (or even full blown seller’s markets), multiple offers often pop on the scene. For a buyer, the multiple offer market is considerably different than it is for a seller. While… Read More »The Two Minute Tip Week 3: Multiple Offers and Buyers

The Two Minute Tip Week 2: Multiple Offers and the Seller

The Two Minute Tip is OUT! As many markets make the turn from being more buyer oriented to being seller oriented (or even full blown seller’s markets), multiple offers often pop on the scene. This week we’ll take a look at the multiple offer scenario from the Seller’s side of things. While Sellers certainly seem to be at an advantage in the multiple offer situation, great agents must understand that… Read More »The Two Minute Tip Week 2: Multiple Offers and the Seller

Two Minute Tip 1: Begin the New Year With Goals, Not Resolutions

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As the new year draws near, it’s time to set, plan, refine, and begin evaluating the ways to create a better, more productive business. To help with that process, here are seven tips to effective goal setting for 2014. Tomorrow’s TIPPLICATION with examine ways to apply these tips to our business and lives.