Monthly Archive:: October 2009

You Are What You Choose

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine QUICK SKIM For years, social scientists have been using certain demographics such as age, income, and education level to determine how people make purchasing decisions. Scott de Marchi and James Hamilton argue...
October 26, 2009

Author Chat: Erik Qualman Explains How Social Networking is Changing the World

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine By next year, Generation Y will outnumber Baby Bombers. And 96 percent of Gen Y has joined a social network. If Facebook were a country, it would be the fourth largest in...
October 16, 2009

Bailout Nation: The Dynamics of the Downturn

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine QUICK SKIM As Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson once said, “Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.” In his book Bailout Nation, author Barry Ritholtz lays out the...
October 7, 2009