It would not be a January contest without talking about this big word.
And before writing about Weltanschauung for the Lynn B. Friedman January contest, it is necessary to define this big word.
"The guiding principles and philosophy of an organization. It is a German word made up of Welt "world" + Anschauung "outlook''.
And this how to pronounce Weltanschauung,
The very first principle is important to the way we work and live.
It is the spirit of the members.
There is a vast amount of knowledge learned from the ActiveRain members who are so willing to share when they find out something new.
Members call to ask for and to give help.
Giving to others makes us more professional and better able to help our clients and the real estate industry.
There are many ways we see this special sharing among our members.
There are members who run contests to help others.
There are Rainers who write weekly posts highlighting other members.
There are members that highlight blogs that have not been featured.
There are members who introduce new bloggers.
There are people who reach out and help when there is a complaint.
There are those that highlight the success of others.
There are people who call other members to lend a helping hand.
There are members who call or email when someone is missing in action.
There are planned ActiveRain MeetUps.
There are impromptu gatherings when members are in the area.
There are members who welcome new members.
There are members that encourage personal or business challenges. It would be impossible to name all those that make this platform a good place to be.
"We understand that the value of the ActiveRain community rests entirely with its members. We admire the spirit of real estate professionals and believe our goal is to fully engage their talents and knowledge for the benefit of all members of the real estate community."