If you're like me and spend a lot of time at the keyboard, shortcuts can shave seconds off your work immediately, but have you thought about how much time they save over the long term? Here are my favorite shortcuts because I use them several times a day: Windows CTRL C: Copy CTRL X: Cut CTRL V: Paste Mac Command C: Copy Command X: Cut Command V: Paste Press the ctrl or command button and the c, x, or v when you want to copy, cut or paste any files, images, or text. … [Read more...] about Tuesday’s Time Saving Tips: Keyboard Shortcuts
I'm requesting your feedback and thoughts. As more and more agents begin to create videos of their listings, I'm wondering which style is preferred. Do you like the more formal, but potentially sterile, stitched professional image videos or the casual first person tours that may display the home's blemishes? The following videos are the perfect examples to evaluate because the subject is the same house. One video was created by Circlepix, a company that takes great still photos and creates … [Read more...] about Real Estate Videos – Which Style Do You Prefer?
The work day is crazy. We book a meeting and all of a sudden the date and time is looming, and we're not prepared. So much time is wasted in meetings! Whether your meeting location is across the conference table, over the phone or on the web, here are some quick tips to make your meetings more effective: Plan, plan, plan! Book the meeting and jot down your agenda ideas. Keep the document on your desktop so you can add to the points of discussion/consideration between scheduling and … [Read more...] about Tuesday’s Time Saving Tips: 6 Recommendations for More Effective Meetings
"Do not let the pursuit of perfection get in the way of progress." I had a client who wanted me to build a temporary three page site to use as a business calling card. It was temporary because she was planning to replace it with a larger site once she determined the content she wanted included. This temporary site has never been published. Why? Because it will never be perfect. The graphics and layout have been completely redesigned three times, the content has been rewritten several … [Read more...] about The Need for Perfection Can Cost You Business
As an entrepreneur and business owner, you started out loving what you do. The job is exciting, you're passionate about your work. Why else would you work so hard for such long periods of time? Long term, you can't maintain that initial start up pace or you'll eventually face burnout. You'll become tired and find yourself buried in tiny tasks required to accomplish the big picture. The tasks you'll no longer enjoy doing. If you let yourself get to this point, you'll lose the passion … [Read more...] about Tuesday’s Time Saving Tips: Think Delegation BEFORE You’re Buried