Second Chance Saturday: Week 320

Education & Training with Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals.

Giving deserving posts more exposure is what Second Chance Saturday is all about.  If you see a deserving post, be sure to tag me in the comment section of any post and watch for it in the next edition of Second Chance Saturday.

When The Path Is Blocked
By: Lou Ludwig
"As I see it..."

Interviewing My Daughter (Unfiltered)
By: Daniel Ramsey 
"It doesn't get much more personal than this! Watch me sit down with my own daughter and talk about everything from the privilege of being born into a successful entrepreneurial family, to aspirations of fame and the hard work it takes to accomplish your dreams."

The Truth About Self-Made Millionaires 
By: Katerina Gasset 
"More than 80% of American millionaires are self-made, they earned it." 

What To Do When You Have To Deal With A Deficient Real Estate Agent
By: Marte Cliff 
"If you’ve been in real estate sales for long, at some point you’ve had to deal with a deficient real estate agent. They might be incompetent, or unethical, or dishonest, or just plain lazy."

Lifting Another's Candle
By: Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can! 
“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.”
 --Thomas Jefferson

Anatomy of a Photo Shoot
By: Carmine Rauso & Debbie Rauso 
"Anatomy of a business photo shoot: it's not all glitz and glamour; we are indeed human. Good thing we make a living at real estate instead of modeling!

Wordless Wednesday - Ambassador
By: Leanne Smith 
"Yes, indeed we all are ambassadors for our brokerages as well as our communities be they local or here on Active Rain." 

Humans Are Safe From Being Replaced By AI... For Now!!!
By: Paddy Deighan MBA JD PhD 
"Competitive advantage cannot be achieved without humans. AI is only a tool."

My Thanksgiving Awakening: From Guava Tarts To Pumpkin Pie On St.John
By: Frank Worrell 
...don't shy away from the unfamiliar. You never know, it might just be the next delicious chapter in your culinary journey." 

Don't miss the upcoming Zoom meetings.  
11:00 a.m.    Pacific time
12:00 p.m.    Mountain time
  1:00 p.m.    Central time
  2:00 p.m.    Eastern time 

November 21 - Demonstration on how to use AI
Paddy Deighan MBA JD PhD 

November 28 - When You Can't Avoid a Scammer - Can You Recognize One?
Roundtable Discussion
Moderated by: Margaret Rome Baltimore 410-530-2400 


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Also, be sure not to miss these ActiveRain weekly series:

Kathy Streib's Posts Just For You
(Published every Sunday) 

Bill Spears Ask An Ambassador (Published every Tuesday)

Hannah Williams Steals & Deals (Published on Friday)

Have an amazing weekend!

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- Carol Williams

Retired: Real Estate Broker/Owner, Property Manager 
Coaching, goal setting, and marketing consultant

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Comments (22)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Carol. Missed some that I got to read this morning. Caught more than usual. So, all in all, not bad for me. Thanks! Enjoy your day.

Nov 18, 2023 05:48 AM
Leanne Smith
Dirt Road Real Estate - Golden Valley, AZ
Relocation to NW AZ with elbow room & more freedom

First thanks so much for the feature. I did read a few of these posts and now just read those I had missed.

Nov 18, 2023 05:54 AM
Ed (Edward) Silva, 203-206-0754
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

This is the second week that I caught some of the posts before you highlight them. I must be getting better.

Thaks for your efforts.

Nov 18, 2023 06:06 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Good morning, Carol... a stellar list... sadly I'd only managed to read two of your suggested posts.

Nov 18, 2023 06:22 AM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Carol I was about 50/50 this week.  That is pretty good for me.

Nov 18, 2023 12:55 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Hi Carol:

Truly we are blessed with some wonderful writers on a wide range of topics here. Thank you for taking the time to assemble another excellent reading list.

Enjoy your weekend!


Nov 18, 2023 01:34 PM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

Thank you for suggesting the blog  posts above; they all seem like credible authors 🙂

Nov 18, 2023 04:31 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Carol- thank you once again for doing this every Saturday!!!  I found one or two I missed. 

Nov 18, 2023 06:00 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I always look forward to your Second Chance Saturday list, Carol.  I hope you are having a pleasant weekend.

Nov 18, 2023 06:02 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Carol, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Nov 18, 2023 06:02 PM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much, Carol, for sharing your recommendations.

Have an outstanding week.

Nov 19, 2023 10:56 AM
Hannah Williams
HomeStarr Realty - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-820-3376

Great choices Carol Williams still trying to catch up. Thank you for including Steals and Deals 

Nov 19, 2023 11:39 AM
Chuck Willman
Chuck Willman - Alpine, UT

Thank you for your weekly deep-dives into the rain. I feel like a cheater for reading your posts; you do all the heavy lifting.

Nov 19, 2023 11:57 AM
Marte Cliff
Marte Cliff Copywriting - Priest River, ID
Your real estate writer

Thanks so much for the inclusion Carol. And thanks for my afternoon reading list!

Nov 19, 2023 12:15 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good evening Carol,

I've been gone for a week so getting back and checking out some posts! Glad to see your suggestions....I'm off to read and comment!

Nov 19, 2023 05:28 PM
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Great selections Carol Williams  and gratefully I read some of them already for a change:)Endre

Nov 19, 2023 05:30 PM
Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate (435) 632-9374 - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

Thank you so much for acknowledging my post and for featuring it in your Second Chance Saturday post, Carol. Much appreciated!

Nov 19, 2023 06:03 PM
John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA

Thanks for giving us some good blogs to review, Kathy Streib 

Nov 20, 2023 06:25 AM
Daniel Ramsey
MyOutDesk - Sacramento, CA
MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals

Thanks for the feature Carol Williams! 😇

Nov 20, 2023 07:54 AM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Really appreciate these blogs that I have missed along the way!  I am looking so forward to parking myself and taking in these great posts!  Thanks you Carol Williams 

Nov 20, 2023 07:20 PM