Technology Archive

Why Prince was the Pinnacle of Business Savvy

Prince was the ultimate independent contractor. When he wasn’t happy with the way corporate America was treating his product, he went off on his own to serve his constituents directly. And how could you deny the branding chops of...
April 28, 2016

Um, We Need to Talk.

I’m ready for the day. My iPhone, iPad, laptop, and back-up batteries are fully charged, apps are updated, and cache is cleared. I’m ready to have an awesome day, positive that technology is not going to get in my...
January 6, 2016

Stay on Track With Productivity Plans

If you made a resolution this year to be more productive, there’s a new book out from the company that practically defined “productive people.” Three Franklin Covey staffers share the bill on The 5 Choices: The Path to Extraordinary...
January 7, 2015

Social Media Advice That Will Never Go Out of Style

I was reading The Art of Social Selling: Finding and Engaging Customers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Other Social Networks (Amacom, 2014) by Shannon Belew last week and I was struck by a familiar feeling. It wasn’t déjà vu...
December 30, 2013

Say ‘Hello’ to my Nerdy Friend

Walking up to the ballroom that promised a fast-paced, leadership-oriented session exploring “Online Tools and Apps to Increase Productivity and Awesomeness” at the Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C. earlier this month, I was a bit...

Predicting the Future of Real Estate

By Erica Christoffer, Multimedia Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine A few months ago, Dan Burrus was sitting in a café in Istanbul making a call to his wife in Barcelona using Apple’s iPhone-to-iPhone FaceTime video chat. He was able to...
March 7, 2012

Get Your Brand Seen on foursquare in 2012

By Erica Christoffer, Multimedia Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine Make a New Year’s resolution to focus on social media platforms that work for you and your business. When I say work, I mean platforms that you’re comfortable using, enjoy updating,...
January 3, 2012

Make Your Online Image Shine with Wild West 2.0

Don’t fear the online critics. Embrace them with positivity, truth, and know-how. Look at Internet and social network interactions as an opportunity for your real estate business to shine – even if it’s faced with adversity. Let Wild West...
February 9, 2011

Twitter Power: 5 Ways to Use Twitter for Business

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey QUICK SKIM The micro blogging site Twitter has generated plenty of buzz lately and all from the simple question: “What are you doing now?” Those who use the site have 140 characters or less to...
March 24, 2009

Plug Into Your Technology Potential

By Kelly Quigley, REALTOR® Magazine Real Estate Technology Guide: Winning With Technology By Saul D. Klein, John W. Reilly, and Mike Barnett (Dearborn Real Estate Education, 2004) Buy this book from Amazon.com To succeed in real estate, you must...
February 2, 2005

Future Shock

By Christopher M. Leporini, REALTOR® Magazine Industry heavy-hitter and President of John L. Scott Real Estate, J. Lennox Scott has a proven track record in fusing technology with real estate. So, when he talks about how to improve customer...
April 1, 2002