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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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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.
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Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Get The Truth Out, People Are Being Mislead & Make Long Term Clients!!! - 12/29/08 02:32 PM
With so much communication these days and so many media outlets, not only can your message easily get lost in the shuffle, but it can more easily be misunderstood and thus hurt your business. Todays media outlets from Fox, CNN, MSNBC, ABC, CBS, CNBC, Bloomberg, Rueters, BBC and others only dedicate a few seconds to a topic that in reality should have a full hour of discussion and reporting. From the ongoing conflicts throughout the world, to the global economies, we are limited to a few bullet points if not sentences of a very brief overview of very complex issues going (4 comments)
Wellness, are you healthy enough to be on Top of Your game??? - 12/16/08 06:36 AM
Health, it is the basis of our lives and how we define how we feel mentally and physically. Some of the most stressful jobs in the world are sales related and in today's business climate we can all atest to how things have changed and how we have had to step it up to make things happen. With that, we have seen more work go into our offerings as well as more time for preparation and more given on all angles. With that, we need to maintain our sanity and health by keeping our mind and bodies fit and ready to (12 comments)
Vista or XP??? Which to choose from ??? - 12/08/08 01:02 PM
I finally killed my IBM / Lenovo ThinkPad T41... (Sad Sad Day). After many many drops onto the floor from the table thanks to mobility of one desk to another, the soldier past on after battling the fields of many real estate sales presentations. With that I am looking at all varieties now as so many have excelled greatly over the past 4 years since I purchased my Think Pad... I am staying with the Windows mode as it is easiest to operate with different real estate boards and I give out MINI CD's on presentations. So, I have looked at (5 comments)
Hybrid Cars or Green Homes, which is better???!!! - 12/04/08 10:43 AM
Here is a thought for you all...Instead of putting $22K+ into a Hybrid, look at putting that money into your home.With homes accounting for MORE carbon issues and pollution than any automobile, it would seem logical to put more money into your homes for better living, financial security in the future as well as less pollution...First, 40% of all energy used in building is LOST to the elements. Secondly, a energy efficient upgraded home will command more in resale / rent thus the values increases overtime (3-5% premiums to be exact over non-green buildings) unlike an automobile that loses value. Next, (8 comments)
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