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Morning Thoughts: Giving Up To Achieve Success

  Courtesy of JASB Management, some excellent points about achieving success to consider for business and for life. Sometimes, you have to give up to get ahead! 25 Simple Things to Give Up If You Want to Succeed 1. Trying to be perfect. Perfectionism sets us up for failure. It’s not a quest for the […]

Reverse Mortgage Legislation, Chinese Investors, Real Estate Law and more!

The six articles below run the gamut from the real estate transaction process to the best ways to lead and motivate! In between is an article that looks at the continuing appetite of investors from China for U.S. real estate assets, ways to look at your businesses marketing efforts and how the new hot Hamptons […]

Are You A Networking Star Or Leech?

Summary: For most of us networking is a key to business development and, as in all endeavors, there are right ways and wrong ways to go about it! In our networking travels we have likely all met individuals who may fall into the category of those who ask much more than provide, take much more often […]

How Do You Lead? (Video)

Maybe sales are slow, new listings are down or interest rate increases are choking off mortgage pre-qualifications…How do you react? Yesterday, in a related article concerning how well someone may compete in business, solutions for dealing successfully with inevitable adversity were discussed (Do You Compete Like A Champion?)! Today’s Thought? What Type Of Corporate Leader Are You? […]


For any of us who own a business, we face a variety of known and unknown risks that can range from simply presenting a hiccup all the way to an event that might potentially impede our ability to move forward as a going concern! Hopefully none ever come to fruition but, the question still remains […]

The Austin Hatch Story: Profile In Perseverance And Courage!

Courage…A term that is often used to describe actions that may fall short of actually being deserving of the adjective! But, for Austin Hatch who is now a freshman on the basketball team at the University of Michigan, his journey just to have made it there is worthy of the descriptors courage and perseverance! And […]

Is it time to quit your job?

A question some people likely ask themselves every day although it can be a frightening prospect and potentially risky career move! Perhaps you’re bored or feel that you’re being under-appreciated and underpaid. Maybe you’re getting a vibe that the powers-that-be are planning a reorganization in which you and your job are going to be casualties. […]

What mentally strong people tend not to do!

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Great Life Lesson About Mental Strength by Amy Morin Mentally strong people tend not to do the following thirteen things! For those of us who own our own businesses or who are working their way up the corporate ladder, there are some lessons to be learned here! 1.    Waste Time Feeling Sorry for Themselves. You […]

New Year’s resolutions are out and New Year’s plans are in!

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We all make New Year’s resolutions although unfortunately many of us subsequently fail to follow through on them! While that may or may not be fine in our personal lives, this dropping of any one of the strategic balls when it comes to our business could definitely be detrimental to the 2013 results! You know […]

9 Tips for Better Business Communication!

When networking for our business there’s nothing more important than communicating our message well! Of course what we have to say is also critical, but if the listner isn’t listening then the content really doesn’t matter. 9 Tips for Achieving Better Business Communication! 1. Show appreciation for your counterparts time Prior to getting into the […]