Day 8 - thankful for business

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autumn decorations, Cavallo Point, CAAs Thanksgiving nears and preparations get underway to enjoy Thanksgiving day with family and friends, I'm pulling back a few hours a day from business and spending a more time on family activities and plans.

That helps me realize just how thankful I am for my business. My last two listings have closed escrow and my sellers are off on new life adventures; my current batch of buyers are all happily settled in their new homes, and I'm starting with a new round of buyers. The cycle continues.

As I was re-reading the Team Charter I wrote several years ago, I was reminded that one of my goals when I became a Realtor® was: "We increase positive attitudes toward our profession through our actions."

That remains one of my guiding lights, and helps me weather the difficult times and appreciate the good ones, for which I am thankful.

 

 

 

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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
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Lottie, I love that goal.  I need to incorporate that into my charter as well. Happy Thanksgiving! 

Nov 22, 2016 12:52 AM #1
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Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint
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Hello Lottie.  You come to the Holiday season with a wonderful frame of mind.  Yes much to be thankful for there.  Mark

Nov 22, 2016 11:51 AM #2
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Tammy Lankford,
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You make me think of the times that I think "control what you say because it matters" when I really want to REACT to someone else behaving poorly.  

Nov 22, 2016 02:51 PM #3
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
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Good morning. Thank you for sharing the things you are thankful for. Have a good Thanksgiving.

Nov 23, 2016 05:07 AM #4
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Debbie Reynolds
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That is a wonderful aspiration for business. Thank you for sharing your gratitude for your business, Lottie.

Nov 24, 2016 04:54 PM #5
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Lottie Kendall
Today | Sotheby's International Realty - San Carlos, CA
Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco

Writing a Team Charter was a great exercise in clarifying the why I do what I do, Kathleen Daniels 

Hello Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint - it's interesting and helpful to review past goals, mission statements, visions, etc. It gets my mind back in the groove! I hope you're enjoying this special weekend.

So true,  Tammy Lankford, taking a step back and thinking before reacting has saved many a regret.

Thanks for reading my posts, Gita Bantwal - I enjoy yours, also.

I've enjoyed reading many of the gratitude posts, Debbie Reynolds - thanks for motivating us to write them. As my coaching guru used to say, "it's a beautiful life."

Nov 25, 2016 08:27 AM #6
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Patricia Feager
DFW FINE PROPERTIES - Southlake, TX
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"We increase positive attitudes!" Now that's a motivational commitment that can't be beat! You're such a great person who continues to be an inspiration to me. 

Nov 25, 2016 09:03 AM #7
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Lottie Kendall
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Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco

I hate to think that many people hold Realtors® in low regard - improving that mind set has been one of my guiding principles for these last 20 years, Patricia Feager 

Nov 28, 2016 07:51 AM #8
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