What a weekend it has been.

We didn’t always work in Real Estate.  Long, long ago, we had normal lives, full of meetings and hand shaking and travel… You know.  All the stuff generally associated with doing business.  But Inna had developed a habit.  It wasn’t about business building or networking.  She’d made a bunch of friends online in a little professional network called Active Rain.

After a long day at the office (and often while in the office) she’d type away lovingly, and sometimes angrily, conversing with the many friends she’d made therein.  One of these friends was a Realtor® by the name of Tanya Nouwens

So this is 40 – confessions of a marketer…

Photo credit: Jon Hardison

I’ve always been a gypsy of sorts.  Not through my DNA, although I’ve never been quite certain of the bits that went into my genetic cocktail…  I am just one of those people who simply can’t stay in one place too long.  A vagrant at heart.  Nomad would be a kinder word, but entirely untrue,…

Adobe Creative Cloud – Viable Service or Liability?

Adobe Creative Cloud

If you’re loud enough Adobe will give you a 30 day credit so you can get back to work, but there’s more you should consider. Check it out here…

In defense of common decency – and why stealing will cost you more in the end


One of the reviews for Deborah Griffin, Scottsdale AZ Realtor, starts, “HONEST & LOYAL”. What if we told you that it appears Deborah Griffin is little more than a common thief? Read on and judge for yourself…

Apple’s Fall From Grace – Go Hack Yourself!

The Face of a Mac Hacker

What if we told you that anyone, including your 10 year old, could take complete control of your computer in under 1 minute if they’re sitting in front of it? What if we told you that simply losing your laptop could expose all the client data you have on that computer?

Language of sales – the date rape drug of business

Recently, I ran across quite a few conversations about use of language and body movements/positions in order to achieve success in sales, including real estate, or dating, or life. The basic concept behind these coaching methods is reprogramming of one’s brain (and all that goes with it) in order to fulfill some goal, whether getting…