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"Ask Mary" Comes to Blogtalkradio - 02/26/10 02:53 PM
"'Ask Mary' Comes to Blogtalkradio" Are you someone who wants to learn new things every day? Is it important to you to stay on top of real estate trends? Are you ready to take your real estate career to new heights? If you said yes to any of these questions, you need to listen to Mary Yonkers on Blogtalkradio at 9:00am MST on Thursday March 4, 2010. You can click here to set a reminder. And please call in with any questions, or just to listen at (347) 994-1903. Or you can listen online and participate in the chat room by clicking here. Mary is a real (14 comments)
Does Practice Make Perfect? - 02/25/10 02:58 PM
Does Practice Make Perfect? What did it take for Michael Jordan to be one of the most memorable basketball stars? What did Tiger Woods do to be on his way to one of the greatest golfers ever? What did Donny Osmond do to win Dancing With The Stars? What is it the Olympians do to go for the Gold? How did Chris Brogan become a Social Media Expert? How does the top real estate producer in the area keep learning all the new techniques? Do you think the top producer needed to practice to make the techniques work? Listen to this (23 comments)
Brian Kirsch Shares Livestream Secrets - 02/23/10 11:16 AM
"Brian Kirsch Shares Livestream Secrets" Are you always looking for new ways to promote yourself and your business? Is it important to you to keep current with new technology and websites? If you said yes to either of these questions, you need to listen to Brian Kirsch on Blogtalkradio at 9:00am MST on Tuesday March 2, 2010. Click here to set a reminder. You can call in with questions or just to listen at (347) 994-1903. Or you can listen online and participate in the chat room by clicking here. Brian is a Radio host from Wellington, Florida. He (5 comments)
Joeann Fossland has shared an incredible tool with us! A 3 day on-line event Save Now With Early Bird Full Event Registration - Only $29.95 (Early Bird Discount expires on February 17) Why not sign up and listen when you can.. world class speakers and a cyber exhibit hall where you can register for give aways! How fun is that!!! See you there Thanks Joeann!
Via Joeann Fossland, Master Certified Coach (Advantage Solutions Group): Get your Pass Now -- National Real Estate CyberConvention & Expo (Feb 21-27 all online). I love this EXPO because I can attend while (9 comments)
What A Dilemma! - 02/15/10 06:09 PM
What a dilemma! Text Pick Up lines and Invisible Facebook Fans or serious content post? Dilemma! I have a couple very cool posts ready to come out with new and exciting information but I guess you are just going to have to wait! I am off to Colorado for a week but will be in the loop from afar.
I just could not resist sharing this FUNNY information on two, new to me, concepts.
Pick up lines with text messaging How to stalk a fan page being invisible On Sunday, Valentines day.. I had (34 comments)
Trying to find that special something for the man in your life to make him feel special on Valentines Day is always an interesting opportunity. Let me share the secret of buttermilk! Yes, buttermilk.....it is the secret ingredient to the most MOIST Chocolate Cake ever! Chocolate Lovers Chocolate Cake 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar t tsp. baking soda 1/2 cup cocoa 1/4 tsp. salt 1 cup buttermilk 1 cup oil t tsp. vanilla 2 eggs 1 cup boiling water In large bowl blend dry ingredients. Add buttermilk, oil, vanilla & eggs. Mix (25 comments)
I had a great blogtalkradio show today with Pamela Cendejas, Heather Chavez and Chrystal Morris all of Second Self Virtual Assistance. If you listend to the show or simply read about the information we covered, I know you can about things they can help you with! I am hiring them to help get my fan page on facebook all "tricked" out and connecting to my web site, outside blog, Twitter, Linkedin, Flickr and more. It is just too time consuming and I need to be doing other things. Thanks Pam, Heather and Crystal! Great show with lots of ideas of how (7 comments)
Valentines Day 5 Days And Counting! - 02/10/10 12:33 AM
Valentines Day 5 Days and Counting! The time just slips away and you could be wondering what can I do that is different? My friend Tim Wilson was looking for posts with Valentine ideas and I haven't seen many so here you go Tim! You can create you own slide show with pictures of you and your sweetheart or whoever you want! It's easy and Free! Just go to www.Slide.com register and away you go!
Now buy a bundle of flowers from Safeway or the local grocery store and save money. Go to TJ Max, Ross, Pier 1 or some discount store and get a beautiful vase! (18 comments)
Riding in Car with Carra! A review of Cosmic Cow Pie... connecting the dots by Carra Riley - 02/08/10 03:37 PM
Thank you Tammy Lankford! It is so exciting to know that something you have worked on for thirty years is going to help people. I am one of those people who tries to learn from everything and hopes to share those lessons so others won't have to have some of the pitts in the stomach I have experienced just living in the Cosmic Cow Pie of life. Tammy Lankford writes about her "take' on my new book and I am excited to share it with you... Thank you Tammy!
Via Tammy Lankford/Broker Lane Realty Lake Sinclair-Central GA: Or that could be riding through the cosmic (4 comments)
You Can Have It All Without Doing It All! - 02/08/10 01:22 PM
You Can Have It All Without Doing It All! If keeping up with social media seems like a monkey you do not want on your back, you will want to listen to the Blogtalkradio show coming up.
Our next guests on the Blogtalkradio "ActiveRain member series" will be Pamela Cendejas , Heather Chavez and Crystal Morris of Second Self Virtual Assistance. The show will be airing on February 11, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. MST We hope you can join us by listening and chatting online or by calling in to (347) 994-1903.
Second Self Virtual Assistance offers excellent support services (28 comments)
Via Anna 'Banana' Kruchten, Phoenix Property Shoppe: LinkedIn Tips and Tricks - Increase Your Online Credibility Fast - Take the Next Step Are you confused on how to utilize LinkedIn? Is your TO DO list so long that it's making you crazy, grumpy and highly resistant to taking on yet another social media community? (14 comments)
"Stand Out or Bow Out! The Power of Personal Branding." - 02/05/10 01:46 PM
"Stand Out or Bow Out! The Power of Personal Branding." If you have been thinking about creating a Personal Branding program you will not want to miss the "ActiveRain member series" of my Blogtalkradio show.. Ron and Alexandra Seigel are luxury real estate marketing experts. On the show, they will share personal branding secrets that can help you become a market leader. The Seigels own Napa Consultants, International, a strategic business development firm. They are also the authors of the popular blog, the Language of Luxury-Get Fluent. Get Affluent! Set a reminder and join us on Thursday February 11, 2010 at 9:00am MST. (8 comments)
It's Never Too Late! - 02/04/10 08:55 AM
It's Never Too Late! February is upon us and Valentines day is just around the corner! What are you doing this year for you? Something that makes you feel special? Have new years promises to yourself gone by the wayside? It is not too late!
It's easy to get back on the wagon....... All you have to do is DO IT! Install a DUMP button on the little red wagon See how easy that is... just push the button... Ok... now back to work... here are some things that Chirs Brogan said he (34 comments)
You ARE like those you hang out with! Time to upgrade? - 02/03/10 11:11 AM
Joeann Fossland has hit the ball out of the park with her incredible ideas all tied in this neat package! Hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did. A few things for the "to-do" list! Thanks Joeann, GREAT post!
Via Joeann Fossland, Master Certified Coach (Advantage Solutions Group): It DOES Make a difference who you spend time with! You've heard me (and many others!) say "what you focus on expands". If you surround yourself news and people who give you more evidence of how tough it is...it's easy to buy into excuses for your own results. If you want (12 comments)
Activerain member Michelle Francis Shares Real Estate Scoop in the Atlanta, Georgia Area - 02/01/10 09:38 PM
Activerain member Michelle Francis Shares Real Estate Scoop in the Atlanta, Georgia area Michelle Francis is a blog queen who is always smiling with her words. After you read what she writes you know you want to work with her. The smile on her picture is contagious and makes you feel so good all over. The next guest in the ActiveRain member series on Blogtalkradio will be Michelle Francis from Atlanta, Georgia. Michelle will be sharing her expertise with us as we talk about market trends in the area and also some great leasing tips. The show will air on February 3, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. (2 comments)
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