More on Xobni - a tool that will make you look GOOD!

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Real Estate Agent with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522

Earlier this year I discovered and wrote about Xobni - an add on tool for Microsoft Outlook.  I started using the free version (yes it's free).  But it didn't take me long to realize how powerful this little tool was so I decided to go ahead and purchase.  I think it cost about $30 dollars.  This little program started to make ME look good in no time.

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If you're like us - we get emails from so many different sources.  We know that getting back with inquiries as quickly as possible is so important in today's business environment. 

 

We all have some creative file systems in outlook (mine keeps growing) where we file and tuck emails but with Xobni all the information about that person comes in with the email! 

 

With Xobni - it's all right there, contact info, stats, actions, file attachments, even who's in their network.  You'll see all their previous correspondence too.  Instantly you'll know more about them as their LinkedIn and FaceBook pages pop up with photos and links that can help you find out more with just a click... 

 

NOW with the new version even their Twitter feed updates are pulled in.

So if you've already been using it be sure to download the newest version of Xobni, and if you haven't started, do yourself a favor and  check it out!

 

In case you want to read more about it here's the xobni user manual.pdf

 

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One Solid Rock!About the author:  Pamela is a Realtor in Raleigh NC with The St. Peter HomeSelling Team at Prudential YSU Realty serving the Raleigh NC (Triangle & Wake County) area.

"We are a team of passionate North Carolina Real Estate Brokers dedicated to connecting our clients to success in home buying and home selling in the Triangle." Pamela can be reached via email at Pamela@RaleighHomesOnline.com or by calling (919) 645-2522.

For all your Wake County real estate needs The St. Peter HomeSelling Team serves the following areas in Wake County; Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Morrisville, Holly Springs, Fuquay Varina, Garner, Wake Forest, Knightdale.

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Comments (17)

Stephen Arnold
HomeSmart Elite Group - Scottsdale, AZ
CRS, GRI, SFR

Hey guys!!  Very cool!  Xobni looks like something I will have to try out and it looks like a great resource! thanks for sharing!

Jan 23, 2010 04:18 AM
Jim Startzman
Long and Foster Real Estate - Wilmington, DE

This is really great info.  I think I will have to try it too!

Jan 23, 2010 04:23 AM
Lee & Pamela St. Peter
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522 - Raleigh, NC
Making Connections to Success in Real Estate

Stephen and Jim, I can't tell you how useful I've found it.  Especially when I get an email and want to call that person back right away this little program gathers all the information that used to take me a while to put together.  Let us know what you think what you've checked it out.

Jan 23, 2010 04:27 AM
marti garaughty
garaughty.com - Montreal, QC
a highly caffeinated creative type...

garaughty, blog design, graphics, WordPress, abstract art

Jan 23, 2010 06:27 AM
Lee & Pamela St. Peter
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522 - Raleigh, NC
Making Connections to Success in Real Estate

Why thanks Marti! Appreciate you taking the time to stop in too.  Hope all is well up in Montreal! 

Jan 23, 2010 06:31 AM
John Novak
Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace - Las Vegas, NV
Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate

Good to see Xobni has added Twitter to their list of "inbox intelligence." Thanks for the tip!

Jan 23, 2010 06:38 AM
Lee & Pamela St. Peter
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522 - Raleigh, NC
Making Connections to Success in Real Estate

Hi John, are you using it?  What are your thoughts on it?

Jan 23, 2010 06:42 AM
John Thomas
E3 Green HOMES - Boulder, CO
EcoBroker, MSEE, MBA

I think I remember Bob Stewart mentioning this in one of his post. I'll take a look...thanks for the tip.

Jan 23, 2010 11:46 AM
Thom Abbott
MyMidtownMojo.com |770.713.1505 | Intown Atlanta GA Condo Living - Atlanta, GA
Midtown Atlanta GA Condos For Sale

Pretty cool!

I don't use Outlook, except for personal e-mail, and not much of that goes there either....

I've got a bizillion folders in my Yahoo accounts that would take an assistant a couple months to move someplace else...guess that is how Yahoo keeps their customers!

But still a neat tool!

Jan 23, 2010 12:08 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Lee and Pamela - well armed with this new information I am inspired to really check it out. But I am not an Outlook user so it won't work. BUt perhaps I'll decide to move over to Outlook.

Jeff

Jan 23, 2010 12:16 PM
Yvette Lopez-Robinson
The Real Estate Power Houses - El Paso, TX

Thanks for this info.  I just downloaded the add on. I haven't used it yet but it certainly looks like a great tool.

Jan 23, 2010 01:13 PM
Hannah Williams
HomeStarr Realty - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-820-3376

I am not an Outlook user either ;but it looks like a fantastic program and well worth the money if you are!

HelpfulHannah

Jan 24, 2010 02:47 AM
Glenn Weilbacher
Watson Realty - Saint Augustine, FL

This sounds great. I have been looking for something like this. Thanks!

Jan 24, 2010 07:53 AM
Xposure Real Estate Photography (Western North Carolina)
Xposure Real Estate Photography - Asheville, NC

This is a great tool to have!

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Jan 24, 2010 08:07 AM
Jill Schmidt
Aurora, CO

Thanks for the information!!!

Jan 25, 2010 03:09 AM
Dagny Eason
Dagny's Real Estate - Wilton, CT
Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo

Sounds like a great tool.  Bob mentioned it at RainCamp, and I haven't had a chance to check it out.  Welll, here goes!  Thanks!!!!

Jan 25, 2010 08:48 AM
Gene Allen
Fathom Realty - Cary, NC
Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate

I need some help in that direction, will have to check it out.

Jan 25, 2010 11:22 AM