Jul 29 2013
building a magnetic culture

Join Our Next Google+ Hangout: Building a Magnetic Culture

As part of our ongoing Beta Brokerage project, we invite you to join our next Beta Broker Hangout on Google+. We're planning a lively discussion with two successful brokers on Building a Magnetic Culture. According to James L. Heskett in his book The Culture Cycle, effective culture "can account Continue Reading

Feb 11 2011
Fusion 2011: Highlights

Fusion 2011: Highlights

Sherry Chris, President & CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, shares amazing moments and highlights from our first national sales event, Fusion, held February 9-11, 2011. Continue Reading

Feb 09 2011
Fusion 2011

Fusion 2011

Catch an exclusive sneak peek of what's happening behind the scenes as the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate team prepares for our first national sales event Fusion 2011 being held at the amazing Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue Reading

Dec 23 2010
What Really Matters

What Really Matters

I just celebrated my 4 year anniversary at Realogy. A lot has changed within our industry during the last 4 years.  A lot of the change has been good, and that is what I want to write about today. Overall it appears that we are a kinder gentler industry than we were 4 years ago.  Partnerships have Continue Reading

Oct 01 2010
Welcome Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Mason-McDuffie

Welcome Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Mason-McDuffie

It has been a busy week for all of us at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate. Many of us are enjoying sunny Northern California weather and meeting all our new friends at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Mason-McDuffie. It has been a thrill and an honor to be a part of this extraordinary Continue Reading

Aug 10 2010
Beta Brokerage Unveiled at Inman 2010 (#icsf)

Beta Brokerage Unveiled at Inman 2010 (#icsf)

Each summer for the last several years I've packed my bags and headed to San Francisco for the annual Inman Connect conference. This is one of my favorite work trips of the year not only because I'm a big fan of San Francisco, but because I always leave this event with a bunch of ideas and a pocket Continue Reading

Jul 15 2010
Beta Brokerage

Beta Brokerage

A new generation of real estate brokerages has been surfacing all across America. Breaking away from tradition, attracting new customers through new technologies, social media, and training. Find out what your colleagues and competitors are doing to lead the industry’s future. CLICK HERE 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 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

Nov 16 2009
Vlog: Tax Credit & Next Generation Brokerages

Vlog: Tax Credit & Next Generation Brokerages

Sherry Chris talks about the extension and expansion of the $8,000 Tax Credit, as well as the emergence of the Next Generation Brokerages in the industry, who understand what agents want and consumers needs now and into the future. Continue Reading

Nov 16 2009
NAR San Diego – Recap

NAR San Diego – Recap

President and CEO Sherry Chris gives an run down of the highlights of the NAR conference, including : The record-attended REBarCamp What came out of BarCamp on the Next Generation Brokerage The unique vibe of unity at NAR What the brokerage of the future needs to look like Extension Continue Reading