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Need a headshot update? Here’s how to DIY in your living room

Professional photographs are great, but sometimes, there's the issue of budget, time and nowadays, COVID-19. Luckily, you can still take superb headshots right in your own home. Here's how.
Tags: Photos, Photography, Marketing, Service, Radio, Agent, Canva, Select, Headshot, Lensa, Rachael Hite

Virtual life stressing you out? 3 healthy habits to adopt

Digital tools keep us connected and productive, but overexposure can often have the opposite effect. Here are a few healthy habits you can adopt to boost your mood and keep your mental health in check.
Tags: Productivity, Digital, Lifestyle, Social Media, Service, Mental Health, Radio, Agent, Social Media Presence, Brokerage, Select, Rachael Hite, Agent Appreciation, Agent Appreciation Month, Theme-month-202101, Digital Bedtime

Stay above the fray: 3 ways to raise the bar in real estate

We have been called to be a good neighbor to the entire neighborhood. It’s a privilege to help people make their American dream come true. This calling is more important than telling the world which side you are on. Here's how to be professional amid chaos.
Tags: Housing, Opinion, Social Media, Customer Experience, Customer Service, Service, Radio, Teams, Agent, Columns, American Dream, Affordability, Professionalism, Select, Rachael Hite, Low Inventory Markets

21 things to do before ringing in 2021

Here, we offer this year’s list in hopes of giving a bit of perspective as we head into a new year and a new chapter in our lives.
Tags: Opinion, Lifestyle, Service, Radio, Teams, Agent, Columns, New Year, To-do, Select, 2021, Rachael Hite

Dumped, ghosted and bad behavior: How to deal with tough situations

Increased demand, strained work schedules and low inventory are pushing agents to the breaking point. Here are a few tips for dealing with difficult situations and setting healthy boundaries with customers, colleagues and vendors. 
Tags: Opinion, Service, Radio, Teams, Agent, Columns, Dumped, Select, Ghosted, Rachael Hite

Back to school? 5 tips for a better work-school blend

Back to school this year is no joke. Keeping your business in motion while juggling childcare and distance learning is going to be a challenge, but with a few tweaks and a positive attitude, agents can find ways to blend more family time into the workday.
Tags: Work From Home, School, Opinion, Lifestyle, Service, Radio, Back To School, Work-life balance, Teams, Agent, Columns, Select, Rachael Hite

4 ways to enhance your customer service plan right now

Customer service is always evolving, especially with all the unexpected challenges that have presented themselves this year. Here are a few ideas to up your game and cover all the bases as we head into the second half of this year.
Tags: Marketing, Customer Experience, Customer Service, Service, Radio, Teams, Agent, Columns, Rachael Hite

New data shows agents are feeling optimistic moving into summer

As states reopen, and the housing industry remains a solid place for consumers to invest, recent data from Homesnap indicates that 2020 may finish stronger than expected.
Tags: Service, Radio, Optimism, Agent, Inventory, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Homesnap, Closings, Transaction Volume, Rachael Hite, Coronavirus, Agent Satisfaction, Agent Sentiment, Number of closings

Feeling overwhelmed? Try this 10-minute guided work session

Finding focus and purpose can be a little challenging these days. Take 10 minutes to watch this video, and do a little business yoga for your mindset and inbox.
Tags: Productivity, Video, Organization, Service, Inbox, Radio, Yoga, Agent, Columns, Self-care, Select, Rachael Hite

Reflections over resolutions: How to learn from setbacks and failures

Mistakes happen, but it's what you learn from them that helps you grow into the next (and best) version of yourself. Here are some common areas agents have struggled with, and a few recommendations for turning those situations into growth opportunities in the new year.
Tags: Opinion, Failure, Fail, Stress, Radio, 2020, Agent, Columns, Reflection, Growth, Lessons, Resolutions, Real Estate Agent, Setbacks, Rachael Hite, 2020 Resolutions

Inman News quiz: Think you’re on top of the week’s biggest stories?

The real estate industry threw some curveballs. Take Inman's real estate news quiz to demonstrate how strong your talking points and cocktail banter are this week.
Tags: Technology, Marketing, Kanye West, Radio, Agent, Zillow, Long Island, Industry News, Inman, Newsday, The National Association of Realtors, Realogy, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Inman News, Real Trends

3 ways to tame the self-doubt beast

Building and maintaining confidence in yourself is not an easy task. It takes hard work, patience, trial and error, but most of all heart. Here are three steps that are helpful in defeating the self-doubt beast.
Tags: Books, Podcast, Podcasts, Opinion, Lifestyle, Confidence, Confident, Radio, Agent, Columns, Feedback, Mentor, Build Confidence, Select, Agent Confidence, Rachael Hite

20 things you need to do before 2020

Our industry is shifting, and as we approach a new decade, I know that the agents who are savvy and willing to be dynamic will come out on top. Here's what you need to check off the list before the new year rolls around.
Tags: Budget, Taxes, Opinion, Relationships, Savings, Insurance, Stress, Radio, Umbrella, Naps, Negativity, Agent, Wire Fraud, New Years Eve, Schedule, Columns

Are you safe? 4 showing safety tips for agents

If you are at a property alone, it's a significant safety issue for any member in the industry. Thankfully, as long as you have cellular service at the location, there are multiple options available to keep you safe. Here are a few (free!) ways you can stay safe while showing homes.
Tags: Technology, Safety, Opinion, Radio, Agent, Open House, Safety Tips, Showing, Showings, Safety Apps, Open House Safety, Open House Safety Tips, Rachael Hite