Featured Articles From the Newsletter This Week

3 Practical Real Estate Sign Tips

Here are some tips for protecting and using your real estate signs ...

Scott’s Thoughts: Getting to the Glow

Does the data in your presentations illuminate with a glow or blind ...

The Closing Word: Scabrous

This week we continue our vocabulary-building series, “The Closing Word.” Each week ...

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Fly Cheap on Big Data with Hopper

Planning a trip on a budget means securing the best possible airfare, but it can be hard to know when to buy those tickets. While there are many automated systems out there which can help email you fare alerts, there’s one app which stands out above the rest when it comes to locking down the [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Serious Social Media Strategies

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. 5 Real Estate Marketing Mistakes to Stop Making in 2017 (5 minute read) Why it matters: When used intelligently, [...]

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Gamify Savings with Long Game

The pathway to home ownership is often obstructed by commonplace financial pitfalls. A lack of down payment. Poor credit. Excessive debt. To remedy this, innovative tech companies are searching for ways to make fiscal responsibility fun and engaging. One such company is Long Game. In a country like America, where 40% of the population has zero [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Restart Your Day

“In doing your creative work, do not start your day with addictive time vampires such as The New York Times, email, Twitter. All scatter eye and mind, produce diverting vague anxiety, clutter short term memory. Instead begin right away with your work. Many creative workers have independently discovered this principle.” -Edward Tufte, American statistician and professor [...]

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The Closing Word: Assiduous

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: assiduous Pronounced: (uh-SID-you-us) Adjective: marked by care and persistent effort Vocabulary.com: ”Assiduous comes from two Latin words: assiduus, meaning “busy incessant, continual [...]

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Resolving Your Privacy Paradox

Here’s the privacy paradox in a nutshell: You know you should take steps to protect your data, but you feel powerless to do anything. You don’t necessarily trust those who you share your data with, but you keep doing it anyway. You’re not alone. The issue is widespread. Fortunately, there are resources out there designed [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Mindful Business Moves

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. From Tools to Tool Uses (3 minute read) Why it matters: Your time is your most valuable asset. In [...]

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Manage Spending with My Weekly Budget

One of the biggest challenges facing first-time home buyers is saving up for a down payment. Saving for a down payment can be hard work, but the first step is gaining some visibility into where the money goes. My Weekly Budget is a simple app designed to help people set spending targets and track where their [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Engage with Empathy

(Image credit: Interaction Design) If we have a hope of getting along in a crowded and conflicted world, we’re going to have to learn to live with our differences. Unfortunately, we face a media culture which thrives on provoking outrage. Outrage is, at its most base level, very good for elevating the sort of stats which [...]

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The Closing Word: Minatory

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: minatory Pronounced: (MINN-uh-tor-ee) Adjective: threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments Vocabulary.com: ”Minatory derives from the Latin menatorius, “menace,” and has nothing [...]

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