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4 Types of Breaks That Are Critical to Your Business

Pour a cup of coffee or tea and take a 15 minute break to clear your head and refocus.

Pour a cup of coffee or tea and take a 15 minute break to clear your head and refocus.

All work and no play turns most people into cranky, burned out shells of themselves. Okay, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration. However, studies show that not taking breaks throughout your day can negatively impact your productivity as well as your overall health and well-being.  If you’ve ever felt burned out or tired or frustrated from working all the time, it’s time to take a break. Here are four types of breaks to plan for in your schedule. Continue reading

6 Ways to Get More Done When Working from Home

When working from home, dress like you're going to meet a client later.

When working from home, dress like you’re going to meet a client later.

Although many real estate professionals work in offices, others work from home. Even if you work in an office, you may have the opportunity to work from home a day or two during the week. While working from home has huge advantages—no commute, easy access to a fully stocked kitchen and comfortable seating—it may be challenging to concentrate when distractions abound. Here are some tips to help you keep your productivity high when you work from the comfort of your home. Continue reading

7 Things to Do Now to Become a More Effective Agent

Agents who commit to continual personal and professional growth are more efficient than their peers.

Did you know that every day you have a chance to become more effective as an agent? How you spend each day can have an impact on your ability to achieve success. The habits that you’ve developed over the years can help or hinder you on your quest for success. Here are seven things to start doing right now to help you become more effective as a real estate professional. Continue reading