From the LAB Archive

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 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. REALTOR.org/LeadershipAcademy...
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

Two Generational Lessons Learned by Playing Games and Politics

Sometimes we can learn lessons about how to be better Realtors®, better business people and better citizens from unexpected sources. Here are two examples I’d like to share: One originated from a question posed to the 2012 Realtor® Leadership...
February 25, 2013

Relationships Matter

When REALTORS® have strong relationships with clients, fellow agents, brokers, lenders, etc., success seems to follow. ...
January 24, 2013

Are You Serious About Leadership?

If you’re interested in serving in a leadership position (whether it be local, state or national), then the best thing you can do is let people know that you are interested! The first step to making that happen...
January 18, 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