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Scott’s Thoughts: Signal Jamming

“Let reality be reality.” Lao-Tzu, Ancient Chinese philosopher If you can’t go ...

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With the “silver tsunami” of Baby Boomers eager to maintain their independence ...

Great Read Roundup: Brain Boosting

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in ...

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Luxury WiFi to the Rescue: “You’re my Eero!”

Does the thought of setting up a new wireless router for your house cause you to break out in the anxiety sweats? Do you have lots of “dead spots” in your home where your WiFi network is turtle slow or completely missing? You might want to consider upgrading to Eero. Eero is a next-generation WiFi router [...]

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The Closing Word: Acerbity

This week we continue our vocabulary-building series, “The Closing Word.” Each week we provide a new word to help build your vocabulary and show you an example of how to use it. This week’s closing word: acerbity Pronounced: (ah-SERB-uh-tee) Noun: 1. a sharp bitterness 2. a sharp sour taste 3. a rough and bitter manner From Vocabulary.com: [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: In Reflection

“We look at the present through a rear-view mirror. We march backwards into the future.” Marshall McLuhan, Canadian professor and media theorist Have you spent time yet this January looking back on 2017? Have you taken stock of where things went well and when they went off the rails? If not, don’t neglect to reflect [...]

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Design Killer Real Estate Graphics with Canva

Flyers, presentations, Facebook covers, blog graphics, business cards, posters, invitations… they all require some level of design skill. While expensive design software packages have gotten cheaper, they haven’t come with the ability to design great looking material. Canva is a free online tool designed to help you quickly create gorgeous graphics for a wide range of [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Fake Clients, Home Maintenance, & Questioning Consumerism

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. 8 Signs of Fake Buyers, Sellers (5 minute read) Why it matters: Don’t let your eagerness to land new [...]

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Quit Wasting Time Online with Cold Turkey

Ever find your fingers automatically typing the address of certain websites every time you open a browser window? Odds are your mind has been hijacked to check and re-check social media. According to Global Web Index, people are spending an average of over 2 hours per day on social media. Imagine how much you could accomplish if you [...]

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The Closing Word: Declivity

This week we continue our vocabulary-building series, “The Closing Word.” Each week we provide a new word to help build your vocabulary and show you an example of how to use it. This week’s closing word: declivity Pronounced: (dih-KLIV-ih-tee) Noun: a downward slope or bend From Vocabulary.com: “The word declivity comes from the Latin words de, which means [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: The Stories

“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.” Robert Frost, American poet One of the great hazards we face online is the propensity to get stuck in our own “echo chamber” of information. As we self-select our sources (and advertisers foist images and messages based on our [...]

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What to Do with an Inherited Life?

Decluttering is a perennially hot topic. Whether you’re coaxing a client to up their home’s appeal, or tracking the latest trends in tiny homes or “van life,” unstuffing our stuffed abodes seems to be increasingly central to the conversation about how we live our lives. So what do you do when you inherit someone else’s [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Emerging Trends for 2018

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. The 10 Top Emerging Trends that Will Shape Real Estate in 2018 (15 minute read) Why it matters: Set [...]

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