First things first: what is Customer Relationship Management or CRM? I like this definition from Jason Kulpa at Forbes Magazine: CRM is all of the activities, strategies, and technologies that companies use to manage their interactions with their current and potential customers. In other words, CRM is how you keep in touch with past and […]
If your phone is practically an extension of your body, you’re in good company. The market-research group Nielsen found that the average American spends nearly 11 hours every day interacting with some type of media. We spend roughly three hours of that time on a smartphone or tablet, viewing apps, social media, or streaming services. […]
Many highly successful people incorporate the same daily habits into their routines. These behaviors are so common among self-made millionaires that social researchers have identified and published the secrets to their success. Thomas C. Corley, a financial planner and researcher, studied 177 self-made millionaires to identify their daily habits. In his book “Change Your Habits, […]
Let’s face it: being a Realtor is hard work. You spend countless hours – including nights and weekends – showing homes, writing contracts, attending closings, and marketing to potential clients. It’s a 24/7 job, and it can take a toll on your personal life. Keep yourself from getting overwhelmed and overworked by finding an appropriate […]
If you’ve ever taken a marketing course or listened to a marketing talk, chances are you’ve come across the term “Customer Relationship Management” or “CRM.” Whether in real estate or another business specialty, customer relationships are at the crux of a successful marketing strategy. Perhaps the most important piece of CRM is client communication. You […]
Oh, you’re probably doing OK, and we’re sure not here to rain on your parade. But if you’re feeling a little discontented lately, or if you have this vague feeling that you could be doing better, here are six factors that influence why you’re not already a huge success, and what to do about them.