Oct 12 2011

The REport

Tell a story and keep it simple. In today’s hectic marketing bazaar, it is easy to be seduced by the latest social media bells and whistles or geo-location mobile ads, among many other advertising modernisms. If you follow the mantra of the late Steve Jobs, who has been referred to as a genius Continue Reading

Jul 29 2011
rural

Week in Review: What We Liked From the Week That Was

Let the countdown begin. The 2012 Summer Olympic Games are less than one year away! Has America gone country? Not so much, according to the U.S. Census Bureau that found that only 16% of the country’s population lives in rural areas, the lowest level in history. However, rural America may be Continue Reading

Mar 11 2011
Week in Review: What We Liked From the Week That Was

Week in Review: What We Liked From the Week That Was

This weekend, please remember to “spring forward” your clocks to Daylight Savings Time. Fortunately, there has been no springing forward of foreclosures.  Some believe that increased pressure from state attorneys general on lenders to address laws violated when they processed foreclosures may have Continue Reading

Jan 14 2011
Week in Review: What We Liked From the Week That Was

Week in Review: What We Liked From the Week That Was

Where are young people flocking to live? With a reputation of being a hip place, Austin attracted the largest number of 25-34 year olds between 2007 and 2009. Generation Y-ers are good at predicting the next hottest neighborhoods. If you want to stay ahead of the curve next time, learn how to Continue Reading

Jul 15 2010
Craig Newmark , Founder of Craigslist.org, @CraigNewmark

Craig Newmark , Founder of Craigslist.org, @CraigNewmark

Exclusive interview with visionary, game changer and ground breaking entrepreneur Craig Newmark (the Craig in Craigslist.org) - Sherry uncovers his thoughts on customer service, public service and how he spends his day. Continue Reading

Jul 14 2010
Robert Scoble, Tech Enthusiast, RackSpace, @Scobleizer

Robert Scoble, Tech Enthusiast, RackSpace, @Scobleizer

Exclusive interview with Robert Scoble - his thoughts on the early adopters at Real Estate Connect, the power of blogging and its link to the sales funnel. Continue Reading

Jul 14 2010
Matthew Cavnar, Sr Director of Content, Vook, @CookVooks

Matthew Cavnar, Sr Director of Content, Vook, @CookVooks

Video meets books - the concept and the company and a sneak peak at the new Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Vook - Rule Breakers. Continue Reading

Jul 14 2010
Kara Swisher, Technology Columnist, The Wall Street Journal/All Things Digital. @karaswisher

Kara Swisher, Technology Columnist, The Wall Street Journal/All Things Digital. @karaswisher

Kara's impressions on the profound impact of digital technology on the real estate industry, and the age of consumer empowerment and information availability:digitizing the the analogue experience of attending and open house. Continue Reading

Jul 14 2010
Cathy Brooks, StoryNavigation.com, @CathyBrooks

Cathy Brooks, StoryNavigation.com, @CathyBrooks

Hear Cathy's thoughts on technology today, where it's going and her thoughts on the social media thought leaders headlining at Inman Real Estate Connect. Continue Reading

Jul 14 2010
Alexis Ohanian, Co-Founder Reddit.com, @kn0thing

Alexis Ohanian, Co-Founder Reddit.com, @kn0thing

Exclusive interview with Aleixis Ohanian, Co-Founder of super hot social media site, Reddit.com Alexis discusses brand conversations in the age of transparency, and how real estate might leverage from Reddit's unique approach to opinion sharing. Continue Reading

Jul 07 2010
The Week Before Inman

The Week Before Inman

This is the third 'week before' Inman Connect that the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate team has prepared for.The 2008 week before Inman was also the week before the official launch of the brand, and the week before welcoming our first franchisee to the network. That was a week I will never Continue Reading