Author Archive

Lift Where You Stand

It has never been a more important time to have leaders who understand this and help organize and encourage REALTORS® to stand close together and lift. Your help is needed at all levels of REALTOR® organizations. National, state...
March 21, 2014

To Lead Or Not To Lead

I found that there are 11 principles that Marine officers are taught to help them become great leaders and soldiers. As I read these principles I thought that these leadership skills not only apply to the Marines, but...
January 31, 2014

The Leadership Summit in Chicago August, 2013

If we lead by example and set the tone that we want everyone to succeed ... our presidential year will be one of the most rewarding parts of our careers....
September 10, 2013

The Dipper and the Bucket: A Leadership Principle

One of the great things about leadership is that you frequently have the opportunity to put the principle of the dipper and the bucket into practical application. Great leaders are careful about the way they use their dippers. To...
May 1, 2013

Create a Lasting Impression

If you aspire to be one of these inspirational REALTOR® leaders or if you're serving in leadership already and you're looking to expand your sphere of influence, we have a program for you!...
March 20, 2013

What Makes A Great Leader?

All organizations need great leaders. NAR is no different and NAR needs you! Application deadline is March 31st.
March 13, 2013

NAR Academy “Godmother” Reflects on Leadership, Looks Ahead to Advancing Realtor® University

...I’ve learned to never give up if I’m passionate about a program or cause. If there’s not an opportunity in one place, there might be one someplace else....
March 5, 2013

Fine Tuning the Academy Selection Process to Craft a Stronger Community

Relationships made within each class stretch across the country and true bonds are created. Personally, my participation has helped me grow, and I feel blessed to be part of this process....
April 26, 2012

2012 Leadership Appointments

NAR 2012 President Moe Veissi pledges to keep 'REALTORS are the Heart of the Deal' he's off to a rousing start with a testimony on Capitol Hill....
December 5, 2011

Working to Build Better Realtors® and Better Myself: My Year as Leadership Academy Chair

What I enjoy most is the opportunity to help Academy participants find a place where they can reach their own personal goals. I firmly believe that mentoring is a key component of leadership, especially among volunteers. The Academy...
October 27, 2011