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A farmer walks into an lawyer's office wanting to file for divorce. The attorney asks, "May I help you?" The farmer said, "Yeah, I want to get one of them thar divorces." The attorney said, "Well do you have any grounds?" The farmer said, "Yeah, I got me about 140 acres." The attorney says, "No,...
I've been a long time fan of American Idol since it first aired. Not being able to carry a tune in a bucket I am taken back how many people can sing not just well but have great voices. The talent pool is immense but just like Real Estate talent is not all it takes to succeed or become great. ...
I recently asked my friend's little girl what she wanted to be when she grows up. She said she wanted to be Prime Minister some day. Both of her parents, liberals, were standing there, so I asked her, 'If you were Prime Minister what would be the first thing you would do?'She replied, 'I'd give f...
Soon to be realesed in North Ameica. Combines a microwave oven and a single bed. Allows Realtors to get eight hours sleepm in five minutes
Talked to Bill Nasby tonight. Eight-one years old and still driving around North America in his RV doing workshops on Creative Visualization and door knocking. Many of you will know that Bill has had some cancer concerns in the past but is now 100% cancer free. It was conquered Bill's way. A spe...
Earlier this month I had a great evening attending Fraser Valley Stage presents Starlight Radio Theatre show at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium. Great nostalgia for us who remember the radio shows of the 1940s and 1950s. It was a great night of singing and comedy. Well done players. Abbotsfor...
Better late than never is my motto. I want to give a shout out to Fraser Valley Stage and their presentation of Starlight Radio Theater Show early this month. Our local real estate community was magnificently represented by the talented Charles Weibe, Landmark Realty. Charles presentation of Abbo...
While reading Jeffrey Gitomer's comments about the three mainstays of advertising, Fear, Greed and Ego, I thought about the changing face of fear in North America and the impact fear has had on us the last sixty years. Those readers in my age bracket will remember the fear our parents who endured...
Real Estate - Taipei - Work Ethic I want to wrap up my Taipei experience with comments on a couple of thoughts that were frequently on my mind during the long hours I spent walking on the busy streets and lanes. Busy, from a North American context, is not an objective that adequately describes ...
Jig Patel, Hobbs Herder, did a presentation in our office today. Jig is an excellent presenter who challenged our Real estate mindsets. Here a few gems from his presentation: DECISION MAKING: We are one decision away from changing the rest of our lives. SYSTEMS: Start with something small. ...