Time Management Tips For The New Year

Time Management Tips for the New Year

I love the feeling of a brand new year and for WREN, this year could not look any brighter. Thank you so much for making our Chapter meetings a huge hit! We're kicking off the New Year with meetings in five cities (details below).  Our meetings help you meet people that can help get you where you want to go.  They present new strategies that will help you build wealth and provide resources to make the ride easier.   In…

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December Kind Words

December Kind Words

WREN_DreamBig_2019Download Can you believe we're a few weeks away from the end of the year?! My goodness. It all goes by so fast, doesn't it? 2018 has been filled with extraordinary growth *and* some extraordinary challenges. If this year has been tough on you and those you love, I understand. Many years ago a girlfriend and I had a phrase we would use when we were juggling a lot: K.I.T. Yes, “KIT.” It stood for “keep it together.” Lately, this little phrase has been showing up in…

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Accounting  Mistakes  You  Are  Making  In  Your  Real  Estate  Business

Accounting Mistakes You Are Making in Your Real Estate Business

  You are really good at finding deals, but without proper accounting how do you know how each of your deals is going to perform? How do you know your top performers vs. the slackers in your portfolio? How do you know whether your flip is within budget and where adjustments need to be made? Proper accounting is a fundamental part of owning ANY business. YES, that means YOUR real estate business too!  As a new year approaches, it is valuable to explore some…

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Buying Real Estate Is Like Buying Shoes? Is That True?

Buying Real Estate is Like Buying Shoes? Is that True?

Have you ever wondered how buying shoes is like buying properties? Let me explain. Most women like to buy shoes.  Not only do we do it well we enjoy it.  Why is it when it comes to a little bigger piece of real estate we all of a sudden don’t know how to make a good purchase.  Here’s the thing, buying real estate is a lot like buying a pair of shoes… here are three ways how. In real estate,…

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Ask, Answer, Act!  Part 2

Ask, Answer, Act! Part 2

In the last blog, we discussed how questions can help and hinder you. What are the questions to ask yourself and others to empower you to get to where you want to go? If you missed that click here take a look. How does this apply to real estate investing? I’m going to touch on how it applies to how you go forward with your own investing plan and secondly how to conduct your real estate business. First your own…

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Ask, Answer, Act!  How To Lead Yourself And Your Team To Win In Real Estate!

Ask, Answer, Act! How to lead yourself and your team to win in real estate!

Ask, Answer, Act! How to lead yourself and your team to win in real estate! Did you know that asking questions is a very powerful skill that can guide you and your team to financial success? Ask Are there any wrong questions? YES!! What questions you should ask yourself as a leader, and what questions you should be asking your team. Answer Why are questions so important? We will discuss how you can you use questions to connect with people,…

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It’s Good To Be The Bank!

It’s Good to Be the Bank!

Have you ever heard the phrase "It’s Good to Be the Bank"?  Well, there’s a reason for that...because it IS good to be the Bank! The BANK is the controlling party and makes the most money! Note investing allows YOU to be the Bank! So, what is a Note? It’s simple...a Note is a debt instrument-it is a "promise to pay". When you buy a car or a house, you sign a promissory note that tells the bank you will…

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SHINY OBJECT SYNDROME

SHINY OBJECT SYNDROME

In jewelry great, In real estate not so much The shiny object syndrome. Now, when it comes to jewelry, I can’t think of a better syndrome to have. Among real estate investors and entrepreneurs, it’s a huge problem! We all started out real estate investing learning. You find a strategy, educational system, course, whatever; you invest in it and buy the books and go to the seminars and study it all… until you discover a NEW strategy, educational system, course,…

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Five Rules To Break!!  Are You A Rule Breaker?

Five Rules To Break!! Are you a rule breaker?

RULE #1 -  Don’t speak until your spoken to! STOP: Stop sitting quietly, letting others intimidate or bulldoze you. Stop being too scared to take center stage. The leader of a $50 million division is passed over for promotion to the C-suite after failing to fully participate in strategic discussions in which “you have to shout to be heard.” A marketing executive is surprised when a colleague drops by after a meeting with this advice: “Stop acting like a facilitator.…

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Lady Liberty…Enlightening The World With Independence (Part 2)

Lady Liberty…Enlightening the World with Independence (Part 2)

In our last article, we talked about the 4th of July and celebrating (for some of us discovering) our independence. Who could better represent that independence but Lady Liberty.  The Statue of Liberty is more than a monument. She is a beloved friend, a living symbol of freedom to millions around the world. She is a tribute to the ideals she represents, and to the hopes she inspires. Do you long for the freedom to decide what YOU want to…

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