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AR's community takes the time to leave honest and transparent reviews of their experiences
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ActiveRain University (ARU) provides free on-line training. We coach, consult and support real estate professionals about real estate trends, technology and social media.
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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
that will boost their business and increase their visibility in the community and beyond.
Earn points by partaking in these contest and climb the leaderboard
Do what's good for you and your business by participating
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Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
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Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Via Brad Andersohn ~ Community Manager (ActiveRain): Resources for ActiveRain Training and Support Are you a new member on ActiveRain? Are you looking for the manual or guide? Do you have questions, feel lost or overwhelmed by all the cool stuff ActiveRain has to offer? Help is here, but do you know where to find it? Many of the questions, calls, emails, and tickets I receive always start off with, "How do I.....?" Here are some of the best resources for ActiveRain training, coaching, and support. Getting Started on ActiveRain - A post to help you get startedThe "Getting Started" link (0 comments)
Blogging and Time Management - 12/18/09 09:13 PM
From the best Brad in the Blogging Industry! Via Brad Andersohn ~ Community Manager (ActiveRain): One of the common concerns I hear from people about Blogging, is that they just don't have the time. Seriously though, we live in a world where Starbucks offers drive-thru coffee for those who don't even have time to sit and enjoy it. Everything in life seems to be go-go-go! So maybe Blogging and Time Management really is a valid concern and important topic for many!?! I just Googled Blogging and Time Management, there really wasn't much out there. So maybe there is no answer? If you did (0 comments)
Via The Team at EXIT Realty (EXIT Realty Corp. International): In an address to EXIT Realty franchisees and brokers across North America yesterday, Tami Bonnell, President of the US Organization offered tips to assist them in "painting the picture" for 2010 and beyond. "Painting the picture is the job of every leader in a real estate office," said Bonnell. Purpose - Why did open your brokerage? Everyone wants to be part of something better, so what's your mission statement? How can you help your agents have a sense of purpose? Allow - What are you allowing into your office, into your (0 comments)
Via The Team at EXIT Realty (EXIT Realty Corp. International): Learn how to work on your real estate business, not just in it, during this valuable webinar series hosted by Tami Bonnell, President of the US Organization of EXIT Realty Corp. International. Effective real estate business practices as well as questions every real estate professional should be asking and be able to answer in today's ever-changing economic climate will be discussed. Regardless of your company affiliation, you'll learn tips and tools to help with your real estate career. The December session marks the last in the 2009 series. Watch for information regarding 2010 webinars. (0 comments)
Via Justin Burke (EXIT Pankonin Realty): (0 comments)
Google Launches Real Time Searches. Marking the 1st step to the end of the conventional SEO Optimization - 12/07/09 08:34 PM
Google has just released their real time search engine that allows readers the most recent breaking news, the moment it happens regarding their search query. For example, with their real time algorithms, a search query wll draw upon live tweets, blogs, news and other web content that scrolls directly on Google. Users will also be able to filter their results to only see updated content from microblogs like Twitter and other feeds. For those with Smartphones... These live search queries will work for you as well. The real estate Search Engine Optomists might be out of a job soon... Stop paying (4 comments)
Via Stefan Swanepoel (Author, Speaker & Trends Guru): Six months ago I wrote a blog post about The Changing Face of Real Estate Franchise Brands that garnished a lot of attention because I dared to compare and even more list in order the top 10 franchise brands in my opinion. Then last month my blog post Merge Creates One of the Largest Real Estate Franchises in Northern America exploded with over 155 comments as the debate continued about brands when a significant number of agents had never even heard of the brands mentioned. Well now I have created an opportunity to see (4 comments)
$1.68 Million in Secretarial Bonuses Paid To Date by EXIT Realty - 12/04/09 11:26 AM
The most important people in our organization are getting a timely bonus for their dedicated hard work and keeping it all together. Thank You Office Administrators for all your dedicated hard work. You sooooo deserve this! Via The Team at EXIT Realty (EXIT Realty Corp. International): Here's what a few of our Administrators have to say: When I first started with EXIT (which will be 4 years ago this spring) I was told about the bonus during training and thought what a nice idea that was. I had previously worked for two other real estate companies (big names I might add) and they (0 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.