Business Management Articles

  • 5 Ways to Make Your Workplace Fun

    Joyful workplaces are buzzing with people bursting with energy, vitality and enthusiasm! They love what they do and feel they are important at work – and do important work! Here are five ways to make your workplace a fun place to be!
  • Tax Time and Paper Management

    If you're like most agents you have a lot of paper to manage - which tends to lead to agents neglecting the management of their personal paperwork. If you're one of those agents who stresses out at tax time, we have some great tips for you that won't take...  more
  • A Manager by Any Other Name, Just Not Babysitter

    Managing a real estate office is no easy thing, and unless you have a "specialist" that knows its nuances as your ally, you should evaluate the potential losses you haven't evaluated because of it.
  • Successful Leaders Do These 3 Things

    Being a leader means working with humans (in the most part!), and humans operate on the fuel of feelings. A leader with a high EQ (emotional intelligence), will foster a workplace where people can feel good about themselves and therefore be more engaged w...  more
  • It's Not to Late to Put New Resolutions in Place - Here are Ten that Can Make Your Year

    Time has a tendency to slip by when we aren't paying attention. Never is that more true than the first few months of the new year. We have 10 tips you can still enact to help you make this year's business resolutions really happen. Read on!
  • Your 2014 Resolutions: One Small Adjustment Can Bring Big Success!

    The Hour of Power is the most important hour of every day. It's when you get to manage your personal and business life - all from one central station where all those extra papers, files and things get prioritized and dealt with. Follow-along with me and l...  more
  • Managing the Headaches of Detailed Legal Contracts and Complex Transactions

    Want to help prevent accidental and serious issues from impacting the success of your transactions? Here's 8 tips to help you keep your i's dotted, t's crossed, and reduce those potential headaches caused by complex real estate transactions.
  • Documentation: A Critical Element in Real Estate Transactions

    When someone accuses you of not having fulfilled your end of a bargain, do you have the documentation to prove you did? For real estate agents, contracts and documentation of communication are absolutely critical. Read on for a story of how having the rig...  more
  • The Gift of a Wrench

    From day to day, I'm in touch with a lot of agents and managers. From where I am, it seems like there have been a lot of wrenches being thrown into people's plans lately. Are you prepared? Here's a baker's dozen of tips to help you be ready for the day wh...  more
  • Checking in with Your 2013 Goals

    July has come - perhaps by the time you read this it has already gone too! Have you taken the pulse of your business? Are you on track to keeping your business goals? It's time to step back and evaluate.