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Great Read Roundup: Oversharing Protection

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

Scott’s Thoughts: When Reason Fails

“It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a ...

The Closing Word: Haimish

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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Scott’s Thoughts: Guru Addiction

“If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we’d all be millionaires.” - Pauline Esther Phillips (July 4, 1918 – January 16, 2013), American advice columnist   Those new to any profession or business will find there’s no shortage of gurus lined up to tell newcomers to the field how to “make it.” This [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Boosting Creativity & Security

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. A Simple Trick to Boost Your Creativity (5 minute read) Why it matters: Creative problem solving involves distancing ourselves [...]

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The Closing Word: Pecuniary

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: Pecuniary Pronounced: (peh-KYOO-NEE-air-EE) Adjective: relating to or involving money Synonyms: monetary From Vocabulary.com: ”Pecuniary might seem like a peculiar word for talking [...]

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The Closing Word: Litigious

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: Litigious Pronounced: (lih-TIDGE-iss) Adjective: inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits Synonyms: combative, [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Execute, Execute, Execute

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. The Ultimate Guide to Minimum Viable Products (7 minute read) Why it matters: If you’re not familiar with the [...]

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The Closing Word: Stolid

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: Stolid Pronounced: (STAHL-id) Adjective: having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited Synonyms: impassive, unemotional From Vocabulary.com: ”A [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: No Terms & Conditions

The man once dubbed “America’s rubber-faced fartsmith” by satirical news source The Onion, actor Jim Carrey had some sage advice to share at this commencement address for the graduating class of Maharishi University of Management on May 24th, 2014. The point that hit home for me was this quote:   “As far as I can tell, it’s just [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Opportunity Overload

“The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.” -Benjamin Disraeli – British statesman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. More and more, we’ve become trained to separate the wheat from the chaff when it comes to information. This gives way to a type of confirmation bias, where our [...]

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