Second Chance Saturday: Week 321

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.

To Master One Thing Is the Gateway To Master Many
By: Lou Ludwig
"As I see it..."  

By: Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets 
"I'm not sure when sharing our cultures and beliefs became an insinuation of disrespect over a simple salutation, but..." 

Don't Let Leftover Turkey Get You Down - Try These Delectable Recipes
By: Sandra Nickel 
"Here are some great ideas for ways to enjoy your terrific turkey after Thanksgiving is over." 

What is a Site Audit Report For Real Estate Websites?
By: Realtyna Inc 
"A Site Audit Report for Real Estate Websites provides a comprehensive analysis of the website’s performance, identifying areas for improvement and optimization. It examines various aspects such as site structure, content quality, user experience, SEO, and technical issues." 

Gratitude List This Thanksgiving
By: Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI 
"To really stir your sense of gratitude and appreciation though, set aside some time for reflection." 

Have You Seen the Results of the Zillow Affordability Tracker?
By: Joe Manausa - Tallahassee, FL 
"The recently launched Zillow Home Affordability Tracker represents a significant innovation in the real estate sector, offering a comprehensive tool for understanding home affordability across the United States."

How To Be a Great Thanksgiving Guest
By: Lise Howe 
"Instead here are three suggestions that break the mold."

Motivational Monday: Who Says It's Too Late?
By: Kathy Streib 
"A few weeks ago I listened to a story about a relatively young man who did not let go of his dream."

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 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

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Knowledge, Experience & Integrity Are Priceless."

- Carol Williams

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

Active: Golf & Travel Blogger
"Golf isn't a sport. It's a lifestyle."

Happy March !

Comments (19)

Sham Reddy CRS
Howard Hanna RE Services, Dayton, OH - Dayton, OH

Love that quote Carol....Hope you had a great Thanksgiving day!!!

"Sometimes you deserve a second chance, not because you weren't fabulous the first time but because the timing and circumstances weren't quite right. You just got overlooked."   -Carol Williams 

Nov 25, 2023 04:15 AM
Carol Williams

Thanks, Sham Reddy CRS 
I hope you're enjoying a lovely Thanksgiving week.

Nov 25, 2023 07:58 AM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

I only see a few from your list this week that I read, you must follow different people than I do in the Rain, haha.

Nov 25, 2023 04:29 AM
Carol Williams

Hi Brian England 
I follow the entire blog roll to find posts, not just those I follow. 

I hope you're having a wonderful Thanksgiving week.

Nov 25, 2023 07:59 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em:

Great second choice options today. Thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend!

Bill Salvatore, Realtor- Arizona Elite Properties

Nov 25, 2023 05:00 AM
Carol Williams

Thanks, Bill Salvatore - East Valley 
Enjoy your weekend.

Nov 25, 2023 07:59 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Carol. It's a holiday weekend and I want to be nice to myself, so let me just say I narrowly missed a wipeout. Enjoy your day.

Nov 25, 2023 05:15 AM
Carol Williams

Hi Wayne Martin 
We should always be nice to ourselves! 😊

Have a great weekend.

Nov 25, 2023 08:00 AM
Kat Palmiotti
eXp Commercial, Referral Divison - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Good morning! Thank you for your Saturday post - I actually missed almost all of these!

Nov 25, 2023 05:35 AM
Carol Williams

You're been a busy woman, Kat Palmiotti 
We're always here when you have the time.

Nov 25, 2023 08:00 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Good morning, Carol... three for me today. I'll just take it. It's been a busy week.

Nov 25, 2023 06:48 AM
Carol Williams

Hi Nina Hollander, Broker 
It's a busy time, especially with the holiday added in there. Enjoy your weekend.

Nov 25, 2023 08:01 AM
Hannah Williams
HomeStarr Realty - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-820-3376

Carol Williams  Thank you for including my Philadelphia Steals and Deals - I will be posting another - in the middle of the week or sometime sooner - You have found some great posts - I am off to read 

Nov 25, 2023 10:39 AM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good evening Carol Williams ,

Thank you for your selection of posts to read! I see I have some catching up to do so off to read and comment.

Nov 25, 2023 02:45 PM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

I have long held onto my dreams, years may be decades. That is the beauty of a dream, it never gets old. 🙂

Nov 25, 2023 02:48 PM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much, Carol, for your recommendations. 

Enjoy the holiday weekend.

Nov 25, 2023 03:03 PM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Carol even on a busy Thanksgiving week you find time to come up with great suggestions.

Nov 25, 2023 04:29 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Carol- I'm still playing catch-up from the holiday week. Thank you, once again, for putting this together each week and thank you for including my post. 

Nov 25, 2023 06:46 PM
Ed Silva, 203-206-0754
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

Another fine selection of posts to read, and I feel good that I caught a couple early. Thanks for your efforts.

Nov 25, 2023 07:06 PM
Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

First, let me say that 321 is a great number. And secondly, there’s so much to go through here— so much treasure. :

Nov 25, 2023 11:02 PM
Debe Maxwell, CRS
Savvy + Company (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC

WOW! You are amazing, Carol! I don't know how you manage to find so many fabulous posts. Thank you so much for sharing your picks each week - you are truly appreciated!

See you Tuesday!

Nov 26, 2023 06:46 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Happy Sunday Carol, just got back from the mountain cabin last night and now back in the Rain.  Hope you had a great Thanksgiving.


Nov 26, 2023 08:37 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I always look forward to your Second Chance Saturday list, Carol.  I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Nov 26, 2023 11:49 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

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

Nov 26, 2023 11:50 AM
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Thanks for pull together some of the best blogs. Have a good one.

Sam Shueh

Nov 29, 2023 05:03 PM