The Benefits of Relentless Networking

Last year, I was asked to give a presentation to CLU students and decided to focus on the idea that they should be relentless in their networking! Often, when preparing for a talk, I “learn” something new or have an insight that sticks with me. For this talk, it was definitely that people looking to […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Your Smart Phone

Just walked out of the first Fusion event put on by the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate crew… So much fun! I had a great time on stage yesterday with Jeff Turner, Gahlord Dewald and Wendy Forsythe talking internet marketing, building online influence, tracking and measuring results and the real value of conversations. Also […]

Talking (and talking…) online marketing in real estate

Real estate presentation season is in full swing! After a great event last week with the Leading RE Companies of the world in Las Vegas, I’m off to Chicago later this week to talk about how to make Social Media Work for You, Atlanta next week to talk about how agents can optimize their lead […]

Been a ridiculously great morning at the…

Been a ridiculously great morning at the HomeQuest Social Media Summit in Portland. We had a packed house… Great audience. Wonderful crowd. Engaging speakers. So much fun! And the speakers were unbeatable. There’s always so much to learn from: Garron Selliken Gahlord Dewald David Gibbons And if you were at the event, we’d love your […]

Lov’n Real Estate Speaking Opportunities

If you’ve ever been to one of my presentations, you probably know that one of my passions is educating audiences. I simply love everything about a presentation…  and the bigger the audience, the more fun I have!   I’ve been pretty fortunate to land some amazing opportunities including speaking at all recent Annual NAR events, all […]

On the hunt for new real estate marketing tools!

The great folks at Inman News have asked me to put together a 15 minute presentation at SF Connect this year… and I’m downright excited about it.   The title of my presentation:  50 Technologies To Help You Survive the Downturn. I’ve got some huge shoes to fill in that both Jamie Glenn of Trulia […]

Couldn’t have said it better myself!

At the last 4RealzEd event, a wonderful real estate videographer by the name of David Toth agreed to film our event as well as some reactions from attendees. My favorite video, for reasons that will probably be obvious if you watch it, is when he captured me talking with attendees after the event: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Es4YC4UDlWk] Here […]

Been crazy for a few days getting ready for…

…in Realty Quest. Here are some of the things I wanted to talk about this week, but haven’t had the chance: 4RealzEd is coming to Pasadena on May 30! The buzz from the first two events has been wonderful and I’m already seeing people sign up without any real marketing on our part! I love […]

Love’n, just love’n, the linklove from…

…Mary! (and especially glad she didn’t share any of the stories!) More notes from RETechSouth: RETech South – Widgets, Plug-Ins, and Tools RETech South Roundup Blogging for Alpharetta Real Estate Has Lighter Side REtechSouth: It’s a Great Time to Blog The Future of Real Estate and Technology is Now My Personal Take-Aways from the REtechSouth […]

My Speaking Tour Goes International!

Canada counts as international, right?   🙂 I really do enjoy speaking to real estate audiences about online marketing and technologies…  And my talk last fall at NAR was a wonderful event where I felt like I hit a great groove with the audience. Thanks to the alignment of a few stars (including the fact that […]