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Scott’s Thoughts: Easing into the Dream

“Every civilization is, among other things, an arrangement for domesticating the passions ...

Great Read Round-up: New Realities

Great Read Roundup: New Realities An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is ...

The Closing Word: Orthogonal

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

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Scott’s Thoughts: Doing Simple Things Well

“Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.” -George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 — 2 November 1950), Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics What makes a garden grow? Daily attention. Observation. Watering and weeding and minding the weather. Slow and steady, with an eye on the pests, you bring [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Our Crazy Future

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 matter to your real estate career. How Instagram Replaced the Contacts List (3 minute read) Why it matters: What really are the benefits of using [...]

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The Closing Word: Parlay

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: Parlay Pronounced: (par-LAY) Verb: You might parlay your early investment in your brother’s company into a high-paying leadership role. Parlay: [...]

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The Closing Word: Wangle

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: wangle Pronounced: (WANG-gull) Noun: an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery Verb: 1. achieve something by means of [...]

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Great Read Round-up: Against the Grain

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. 17 Ways to Develop Your Creativity (6 minute read) Why it matters: Creativity drives success in business, but it’s [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: On Realignment

“Choices are the hinges of destiny.” - Edwin Markham, (April 23, 1852 — March 7, 1940) American poet If you look back on your life’s achievements, you’ll probably notice that seldom has there been a linear path to your successes large and small. Progress tends to be a mix of grit, luck, and occasional self-correction. While [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Working With Conflict

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. How to Handle Conflict in the Workplace (5 minute read) Why it matters: Do you have an effective strategy [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Future of Real Estate Industry‎

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. 7 Best Real Estate Lead Generation Ideas for 2020 (6 minute read) Why it matters: With marketing becoming more [...]

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The Closing Word: Emend

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: emend Pronounced: (IH-mend) Verb: make improvements or corrections to From Vocabulary.com: “Emend is similar in spelling and pronunciation to another word, [...]

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The Closing Word: Procrustean

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: Procrustean Pronounced: (pro-CRUS-tee-in) Adjective: 1. (especially of a framework or system) enforcing uniformity or conformity without regard to natural variation [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Not Knowing it All

“Doubt comes in at the window when inquiry is denied at the door.” -

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The Closing Word: Farrago

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: farrago Pronounced: (fuh-RAH-go) Noun: a motley assortment of things From Vocabulary.com: ”Farrago sounds more formal than hodgepodge or mishmash, but it [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: The Longest Night

“Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes.” – Hugh Prather, (January 23, 1938 – November 15, 2010), American self-help writer, lay minister, and counselor. Last week we witnessed the winter solstice. For those of you unfamiliar with the winter solstice, it is the precise moment the Northern Hemisphere is tilted [...]

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