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It is High Time we learn to respect Time

Posted by Key Yessaad on April 9, 2019 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Time is not our enemy, Time simply flows like a predictable stream whether we place our awareness on it or not - #8WeekSuccess - I have made a vow that I will respect time; that I will empower others to value time; that I will seek to make Time my Friend – Not an energy I complain about. I am grateful for all the slices of time I have been given, and will nurture the few left I have… I shall weave love into time; they are th...

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Build your Confidence by Taking Action

Posted by Key Yessaad on April 8, 2019 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

It takes guts to become a Full-Time Realtor - #8WeekSuccess - and I admire your courage; Time to forge ahead with lots of Resilience. The first thing you are going to sell yourself is Confidence; if you don’t believe in yourself, your clients will doubt you. Doubt breeds more doubt. Apply what you are learning and don’t be afraid of making mistakes – Action is your Friend; Repetition is your Friend; Scripts

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Become a consistent Real Estate Asker face to face!

Posted by Key Yessaad on April 7, 2019 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

I am always asked this simple and important question, and I always have a simple answer - #8WeekSuccess - “How do I become a good Listing Agent?” and I always answer: “Become a consistent Real Estate Asker face to face!” – Notice I did not say on Facebook, or on Twitter, on Google, or on Instagram… I said “Face to Face!” The 2nd closest activity is asking on the phone!!! – PS: I know...

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We are in the People Business

Posted by Key Yessaad on April 6, 2019 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Approach each day as a series of purposeful people interactions - #8WeekSuccess - Some come into your life to frustrate you – you say: “I can handle this!” Some come into your life to love you – you say: “I am so grateful!” Some come into your life at the right time to mentor you – you say: “I am ready to learn!” – and I will add, it is high time you get into people’s life to inspir...

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The Fear is the same - Action slays the Fear

Posted by Key Yessaad on March 30, 2019 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Life is full of charming paradoxes - #8WeekSuccess - The person taking big risks in their Real Estate Career experiences as much fear as the person sitting on the sidelines trying to avoid taking any risks. The Fear is the same - one takes action, the other accumulates reasons not to. Bear Grylls said: “Being brave isn’t the absence of fear; Being brave is having that fear but finding a way through it.” Time to take ac...

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Choose to be observed...

Posted by Key Yessaad on July 8, 2018 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Many of you truly want to succeed and make a big difference in the world; and you sold yourself the idea that you will do it alone, somewhere in a cave that you alone can access, and that one day you will emerge triumphant with all the wealth and wisdom of Success… Who sold you that Plan? What is Hollywood Movies that are full of Super-Heroes toiling in loneliness and Sadness and that romanticized your mind? Or was it the romance of extraordinary Scientists who work alone in their labs ...

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Asking the Right Questions is the next important layer of your Real Estate Career

Posted by Key Yessaad on August 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

A successful Real Estate Career is a series of layers that have to be constructed one layer at the time; it is impossible to become a top Listing agent with 20 or more revolving listings from the first day you get licensed. The first period of your career will be focused on getting lots of answers to questions that deal with Real Estate Marketing, Transaction Management, proper lead management, and building the fundamentals of your business routine.

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Understanding the in Inner Entrepreneurial side of being a Real Estate Agent

Posted by Key Yessaad on August 21, 2013 at 9:00 AM Comments comments (0)

One of the ways to understand the Entrepreneurial side of a Real Estate Career:


To be a Real Estate Agent is akin as going to bed every night having lost your job, and waking up every morning to go to an interview to get hired again – and the person doing the hiring and firing is yourself!


I love working with Real Estate Agents and I do know the highs that...

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Who within you is running your Real Estate Business

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 20, 2013 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Michael Gerber shares in his book, The E-Myth Revisited, that each Business person who goes on to open a Business is made up of three (3) personas: The Entrepreneur, The Manager, and The Technician.

 

Most of you already understand the Entrepreneur and the Manager; The Technician is the trade that you have; for example you are a Baker who decides to open a Bakery – the technician in you knows everything abo...

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The Skills of your Trade are not the same as the Skills of Running a Business

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 19, 2013 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

The skills of a particular trade help you develop the technician within; if you spend 3 years at a technical school learning the trade of becoming an Electrician, then you hope to get a job working for a business that offers those skills – that schooling does not prepare you to run a business that offers electric repairs and installation.

 

Entrepreneurs start facing challenges when they confuse their Technical Skill with...

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Overcoming Challenges is helped when you know what to do

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 17, 2013 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Today we jump into session 5 of our Real Estate Training Program and this quote from Anthony Greenbank sets the tone: “To live through an impossible situation, you don’t need the reflexes of a Grand Prix driver, the muscles of a Hercules, or the mind of an Einstein. You simply need to know what to do.”

 

Kevin will start part I of of Prioritized Proactive Prospecting with the Power of the Open House in ...

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You have to decide that Persistence is a Quality you will seek in order to go the Distance

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 15, 2013 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (0)

As you unpeel the layers of successful entrepreneurs you will find many qualities, but there is one that lurks deep in the spirit of those who go the distance: Persistence.

 

Education, Contacts, and Business Savvy are important qualities but it is what you do to stay motivated when everything around you is not working the way you planned. You will know that Persistence is part of your character when you find yourself ha...

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Nurture Inner Responsibility and your Real Estate Career will flourish

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 13, 2013 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

There are many qualities that Entrepreneurs possess and when you choose a Real Estate Career you are in essence choosing to behave, think, and act like an entrepreneur. Here are some qualities and characteristics that many successful entrepreneurs nurture and embrace:

 

Self Starter; Able to make decisions; Not afraid of Problems and Able to solve them; Able to jump over Obstacles; Flexible and Adaptable; Determined; Espouses for...

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Apply Persistence and Determination to your Real Estate Career

Posted by Key Yessaad on June 11, 2013 at 7:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Knowledge in Real Estate is an important commodity to the Real Estate Agent; but Persistence and Determination shape the Successful Professional.

 

There is a lot more to being a Real Estate Agent than Writing Contracts, Showing Homes, and Holding Open Houses – those who succeed in this career will tell you that the confidence to ask for the sale or listing is core to their longevity; and beyond asking there is th...

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Trust that you know Each rung in the Ladder of your Success then start climbing it

Posted by Key Yessaad on February 16, 2013 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (0)

The Daily Mundane and Tedious Activities in your Business, those you undertake with Attention and Intention will reveal your true passion for succeeding as an entrepreneur versus counting the hours as a hired help. Getting through the day is not a Goal; it will happen whether you choose to demand form it your best, or linger until the hours vanish. There is one simple question you must confront daily if you wish to truly live the successful life of an entrepreneur...

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